Despite the ride is at Idle Winds and despite it being a tough ride, there is a gentle green loop. Coffee and breakfast available post-ride.
The ride starts and ends at the parking lot in the Idle Winds Conference center which is the post ride eats place. Even though the ride start is at the parking lot, the ride takes place in pubic lands and roads.
Meeting at the venue parking lot at 6:30 am to ride at 7am.
Despite it being a tough ride, there is a gentle green loop. Typical ride distances are:
Visitors are very welcome to join one of the groups as a guest rider. Because it is a public outride, guest riders must pay a reasonable ride fee of R50 to help cover the effort in organising and hosting the ride. Be there from hhmm for a hh:mm start.
A guest rider is encouraged to let us know ahead of time if joining else arrive at the ride start and ask one of the club members to introduce you to the ride coordinator who will assist with the legalities and help you join the right group.
We typically cater for all skills, fitness, and experience. Each group is led by a group leader and typically a sweep as well. The number and type of ride groups will depend on the number of riders on the day before the ride start. Typical groups is Green which is shortest distance, slowest pace and technically easiest, then Yellow followed by Red and ending in Blue which is longest distance, fastest pace and technically hardest.
Bring enough money for the if you wish to join the post ride eats and drinks, when it is available, which we encourage to socialise and swap ride stories.