Thursday, October 28, 2010

Wednesday Night Gravel Grinders

Night time gravel grinding is contagious and that is why a weekly night time ride has sprung up down in Stilwell, Kansas. The Tri 2 Ride with Us group presents....

What: Wednesday Night Gravel Grinders
When: Wednesday's starting at 5:30 pm
Where: Peoples Bank parking lot - corner of 199th and Metcalf
Who: Anyone that is not afraid of the dark. CX bike recommended, MTB bike o.k.

You will need lights. Red flashing light on the back and an LED or HID light on the front required.

Distance is 38 miles and the pace is between 16 and 17 average. Here is the course map courtesy of Tim Greene:

Monday, October 25, 2010

Halcyon Holiday Gravel Grinder

MTB-KC Presents:

Halcyon Holiday Gravel Grinder.

Ride begins 8 am at Hy-Vee, 23rd and Kasold, Lawrence, Kansas.

Saturday December 18, 2010.

Route is entirely self-supported. It will pass through 3 towns with gas stations/restaurants/etc (Ottawa, Wellsville, Baldwin City).

Route is 73 miles with lots of gravel roads and some pavement through towns. The first 6-ish miles will be on multi-use trail south of Lawrence and go across the Clinton Lake dam before getting into some nasty rolling gravel going south to Ottawa. for the latest.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

The Mullet's Revenge

Mark your calendars for this classic...