2015 Club Rides
Interested in hosting a ride?
E-mail email@example.com to get it added to the schedule!
May 9: Frozen Custard Ride
Mike Lindgren and Terri Backes are going to lead a tandem ride out of our lake home just north of Cumberland WI on Saturday, May 9th. We plan on starting at 11am.
Our stop will be at the 20 Mile Organic General Store, in the town of Barronett, for some frozen custard. One of their specialties is Salted Caramel Cashew Praline. (They also have some great sticky buns.) The route options out are 11 or 15.5 miles. The route options back are 8, 10, or 16 miles. The ride is on rolling terrain with minimal traffic.
Post ride snacks will be available. You’re welcome to use our showers to clean up before heading home.
Please RSVP if you plan on coming.
The home is located north of Cumberland at 2524 County Rd H.
For more info contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org (715) 822-3708
May 17: Tony and Bean's Anniversary Ride
Hosts: Tony Ableson & Jean Hurlbert
Happy Anniversary, Happy Anniversary... Join us for the 11th Anniversary Ride (12th if you include the Wedding Ride). Join us on Sunday May 17th for a 38 mile Tour of Minnetonka - Bean and Tony style! We will travel most of our favorite Minnetonka routes, visit the Cottagewood Store and take a leisurely bike ride through the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. We will ride a relaxed Sunday pace on rolling Minnetonka Terrain.
Meet: Tonka Cycle and Ski – 16 Shady Oak Rd, Hopkins, MN 55343
Time: Meet at 11:30 with ride time of 11:45.
Questions: email email@example.com or call Jean 612 201-5545
And Stay tuned…
We are going to do two Anniversary Rides this year, this one close to our actual anniversary of May 20th and one later in the summer when we can hopefully get our Bestman John Ostmoe (and his lovely wife Sandra K) to join us! Date to be determined for Anniversary Ride #2 – stay tuned – we have a great new route we want to share with you all.
May 24: Chippewa Valley Century Ride (Non-TCTC Event)
See http://www.chippewavalleyride.us/ for more information!
May 30: Airport Extravaganza Ride
Hosts: John and Helen Mattsen
On Saturday, May 30th, 2015, John and Helen Mattsen will host a ride to a fly-in breakfast at the Anoka County Airport in Blaine. For more information see http://www.discoveraviationdays.org/
There will be a briefing at 8:30 AM with a prompt departure from their home at 1859 Mississippi Street in New Brighton. Four miles into the ride we will arrive at the Anoka County Airport for breakfast (Usually pancakes, sausages, and beverages for $7.00 for adults). Of course, purchase of breakfast is not required.
After a couple hours of breakfast and close encounters with a wide variety of aircraft, we will ride a popular route to the east through Sucker Lake Park, and then return to our home for a pot luck meal. Total distance somewhere around 25 miles. (They took out a bridge on the route so it could end up being 27 miles). Please contact us by Friday noon so that we can coordinate the pot luck part of the event.
E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Home 651-631-1131. Cell 651-895-0550. Also, please give us your phone number so we can contact you if the ride needs to be cancelled.
June 6: Tour of Lakes Ride (Non-TCTC Event)
Pre-registration required. See http://www.paulbunyancyclists.com/tour-of-lakes.html for more information!
June 28: Tri City Tour & Potluck
Hosted by Bob and Lisa Kingsley
Where: Bob & Lisa's home at 8742 Highwood Way Apple Valley 55124 Near I-35E and Cty Rd 11
When: Gather at 2:15, for ride briefing, depart 2:30
Basic Route 31 miles, with shorter and longer options. Through Apple Valley, Eagan, and Rosemount, moderate hills.
Eat: Approximately 5:30 or 6pm
Bob will have the grill fired up. Refrigeration available. We will provide disposables, and pop/lemonade.
We look forward to seeing you.
July 23rd: Tony's Retired Ride (Evening Ride)
Hosts Tony Abelson and Jean Hurlbert
Loons Rally July 31 - August 2
The Loons Rally this year will once again be in the Crosby-Ironton-Deerwood, Minnesota area!
Deerwood Country Inn – Deerwood MN
23884 Front Street, Deerwood, Minnesota 56444
Camping is also available at the Crosby Memorial Park Campground: call 1-218-546-5021. Let them know you are with the Twin Cities Tandem Club.
August 15: Root Beer Ride
Hosts: Helmut and Joan Porcher
September 12: Fall Ride in Cumberland, WI
Hosts: Mike Lindgren and Terri Backes
September 13: Door County Century Ride (Non-TCTC Event)
See http://www.doorcountycentury.com/ for more information! Or e-mail Jean Hurlbert Ableson at email@example.com
September 27: Chili Ride
Hosts: Rachel & Chris Gilchrist, Lynn Pagliarini & Ralph Hapness
Friendly reminder! Helmets must be worn at all TCTC rides.
Thanks for your cooperation!
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