|Event Location:||Red Deer Lake United Church |
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Apr 29 2017
|Registration Cut Off:
Sat, Apr 29 2017 8:30:00 AM
|Event Distance:||60 km|
|Difficulty Rating:||D3: Advanced and Intermediate|
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Members & Prospective New Members, 18 And Older Only
|Maximum Group Size:||40|
|Maximum No. Guests:||2|
|Minimum Group Size:||2|
|Maximum No. Guests Per Member:||1|
|Number Registered So Far:||
25 registered, 0 waiting. (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Due to impending construction of the southern portion of the
ring road the parking normally available on the west side of the
crossing of 22X at 37th St. S.W. No longer exists. Therefore
with the full consent of the church we have moved our start
and parking location approximately 1 kilometre west. The Red
Deer Lake United Church has ample parking and has warmly
welcomed us to park on their property. We begin by riding east
to the junction of 37th St. ( north )/ 773 SR (south) and
highway 22X. Then turning right and riding south including a
right jog onto 226 Ave. W. before
turning left onto 112th St. S.W. completing the first arm to the
and returning to the corner of 226 Ave. W. There we make a
turn to proceed
and over the road to Nepal. If you turn around at the bottom
stop sign located
at RR 192 you will come back just short of 1000 meters of
To complete the plus challenge continue to ride west across
climb the steep grade up to where there is a right turn towards
rather turn around and return to the parking lot via the road to
See map link for route and elevation details (Please note the
first and finishing arm along highway 22X is not yet on the map
but it is a relatively flat portion of the ride.
Kilo map here
|Required Items to Bring:|
Sufficient gearing and leg strength and endurance to climb a
12% grade amongst several that touch double digits in %
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
cell phone, fuel food & water bottle. A source of recovery food
and beverage to consume following the ride. e.g. yogurt and
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Beginning at the intersection of 37th St. S.W. And highway
22X, travel west approximately 1 kilometre. The church and its
parking lot are located on the south side of the highway. There
is a road crossing available so that drivers can turn left, cross
the east traveling lanes when safe to do so and proceed into
the church parking lot.|
This is a training ride with lots of hill climbs that are better
by riding within your own capabilities rather than trying to stay
stronger rider. Ideally we have one or more riding companions
are close to our own fitness levels.|
- Most club rides include city streets, secondary roads and or major highways. The club encourages members to follow the rules of the road at all times while participating in EVCC events.
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