Springbank/West Bragg Creek 100K (Heather O)

  • Sunday, August 09, 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Westside King's Church, 3939 69 St SW, Calgary, AB
  • 2

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ROAD RIDE - ADVANCED DISTANCE AND PACE

Coordinator: Heather Opseth

Distance: 100 Km

Pace: 25-28 kph

Elevation Gain: 700 m

Map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33651939

Parking and meeting spot: Westside King's Church, 3939 69 St SW, Calgary, AB T3H 3Y1

Time:

  • Arrive between 8:30 and 8:45 a.m.
  • Pre-ride huddle and safety moment at 8:45
  • Wheels rolling at 9:00 a.m.  
  • Out of respect for those who arrive on time, we won't wait for latecomers.
  • Expect to be finished riding between 1 and 1:30 p.m.

Route description:

  • Suitable for advanced roadies who like to maintain a faster pace
  • A classic Sunday morning ride out to Bragg Creek through Springbank, with moderate amount of elevation gain.
  • From Bragg Creek town, take a spin through Wintergreen before heading West to the end of the line at West Bragg Creek provincial rec area in K-Country. 
  • The route home includes some scenic side roads along Highway 8. 
  • For more route info, please review the map ahead of time; download it to your phone or bike computer if possible.  

Ride format -- No sweep, limited stops:

  • We will naturally separate into smaller groups based on speed, regrouping only at 1-2 key spots along the route
  • Be prepared to navigate and be self-sufficient if groups separate/spread out

Safety:

  • Ensure your contact info is up to date in the system before the ride -- including your cell phone number and emergency contact
  • Bring your own tools, spare tubes, etc. (and know how to use them!)

Social elements:

  • Longer snack stop at West Bragg Creek rec area (we aren't stopping in Bragg Creek town)
  • Tailgate social at appropriate social gathering distance in the parking lot following our ride. BYO LC&R (lawn chairs and refreshments)



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