RIDE LEADERS WANTED. (Photo courtesy Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.)
We have some open dates in the KVBC Ride Calendar coming up, but first
some additional info on this Saturday's Capitol Breakfast Ride in
The ride will be
arrowed - the arrows are straight blue arrows with a horizontal base.
Post-ride breakfast options in the vicinity are Lisa's Restaurant at 15
Bangor Street: http://www.lisasrestaurantandcatering.com/ or Rebecca's Place at 434 Eastern Ave. (Rt. 17): http://www.rebeccasrestaurant.net/.
Does anyone have a preference or a recommendation? Last year we
stopped at Rebecca's, which is a little bit off the route. Here again
is the ride info for Saturday's ride (weather looks nice!):
Saturday, July 19th - AUGUSTA
"Capitol Breakfast Ride" - a tour through the stately residential areas and outlying farms of our capitol city.
START: 8:00 AM at the parking lot of the Hussey Elementary School on
Quimby Street in Augusta. Quimby is right off Rt. 100 at the traffic
light across from Auclair's Cycle heading north; detailed directions
DISTANCE: 27 miles, arrowed.
TERRAIN: moderate with a few hills.
HIGHLIGHTS: An optional breakfast stop (TBD), some really fine touring
roads east of the capitol, new and intriguing routes - and did we
LEADER: Jim Merrick, email@example.com.
RIDE LEADERS WANTED. We have openings coming up in August, as we have
had to cancel the scheduled Blueberry Metric in Wilton on August 2 due
to unforeseen logistical problems associated with the Blueberry Festival
parade. The open dates are: Aug. 2 or 3, 9 or 10, and 30 or 31. If
you can lead a ride on any of those weekends please let me know.
Looking ahead to September, the open dates are Sept. 6 or 7, and 20 or
21. In October we have openings on Oct. 4 or 5, 18 or 19, and 24 or 25.
So far we have had a great season of riding and I hope we can continue
right into the fall. If you have a ride you would like to lead or help
lead, let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org. And hope to see you