Reminder that DC area Vintage bike ride is ON for tomorrow! Expecting some light rain overnight but should be out by late morning! Route is less than 25 miles and quite friendly for fixed gear bikes. One of our all too few mostly social events in this area - so come out and meet us! Food and beverages after the ride.
Not too late!
> Subject: [CR]Vintage Bicycle Ride - DC area - Saturday, September 15
> This ride is planned for Saturday, 15 September. My 5th annual DC area
> Autumnal Vintage bike ride.
> The theme this year is British. If you do not have a British bike, most
> anything with 1, 2, or 3 wheels
> made out of steel will be acceptable....
> In celebration of the fact that all of the Maryland portion of Beach
> Drive been repaved recently, the route will use that along with a
> portion in DC. The route is very fixed-gear friendly. I will be riding
> fixed gear of course. There will be one or two moderate hills to give
> us a chance to get off the saddle.
> Non-riders, spouses, etc, welcome, of course. (My spousal unit will not
> be riding)
> We will assemble circa 10 am with an aim to begin riding at about 10:30.
> Earlier arrival is most acceptable.
> Food, beverages served afterwards.
> Please let me know if you plan to attend so I can be sure to have
> sufficient food, etc available. If you prefer vegetarian fare, please
> advise. At a minimum, we will serve Pizza, Brats/hot dogs, and a
> vegetarian taco soup.
> Along with beer and soda. Food and/or beverage donations most welcome.
> I will send directions when you let me know you plan to attend. But we
> are located just north of DC, close to the Connecticut Avenue exit off
> the beltway, I-495.
> Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 301/942-5208
> also please advise what you plan to ride - and if you plan to bring
> something interesting for "show and tell"
> Ken Sanford
> Kensington, MD