11/9: Natl Bike Challenge celebration, 8-9:30 pm
Zeiss Building – Room 1100, CPCC
1225 Elizabeth Ave., 28204
Come meet your fellow riders. Celebrate a great Challenge and let’s keep riding. Bring a bag of chips, water, nuts, etc.
Special guest: John Allen
John S. Allen is an avid transportation and recreational cyclist, and writer about cycling: author of Bicycling Street Smarts, co-author of several editions of Sutherland’s Handbook for Bicycle Mechanics, technical writer and editor at the bicycle maintenance and customization site sheldonbrown.com. John is a certified CyclingSavvy instructor and League Cycling Instructor. He will be visiting Charlotte to experience cycling here, meet with cyclists and teach a CyclingSavvy course along with Pamela Murray.
Cycling Savvy is a 3 part bike training workshop focusing on communication, cooperation, situational awareness. Build your skills during a 3 hour closed course session. Then put your new knowledge and skills into practice in an instructional ride in the 3rd session. 10 hours of instruction over 3 – 3 hour sessions. Register at Cycling Savvy.
11/19: Cranksgiving Charlotte 2017
- Save the date: Sunday, Nov. 19th, 2017
- Benefiting Loaves and Fishes
- Time: Registration at 1:30pm, Ride/race starts at 2 pm
- Start: Legion Brewing – 1906 Commonwealth Ave.; Charlotte, NC 28205
- End: Charlotte Cycles – 337 Baldwin Ave.
The ride is free! You’ll need to bring your own cash* to buy food donations at each checkpoint. Remember to bring a backpack or some way to transport your food and a reusable bag (if you want some bonus points).