Can you believe the incredible weather we’ve been having lately? Typically we need to bundle up if we’re heading out the door on St. Patrick’s Day. This year we’ll need to apply sunscreen and wear a short sleeve jersey. No complaints here!
If you’re in the mood for a casual ride, head out to the St Patrick’s Day Ride in Wauconda. There are route options ranging from 16 to 36 miles. For details on the event click here.
For a more spirited ride, join the Judson ride. This week the ride starts at 7:30AM, both Saturday and Sunday. It’s a 60 mile loop which will average 20+mph. The ride departs from Greenleaf & Judson in Evanston, but you may opt to hang out at the Starbucks on Dempster, where the group collects the rest of the riders.
Matt’s Indoor TT Series #3. This is the third and final winter indoor time trial of this series. This week’s course is all about hills! Test you power to weight and your time trialing abilities. For details on the event click here.
Kenosha Spring Training Criterium Series. This series has been going on for years. Typically the weather is cold and sometimes a little snowy. Not this time! Get in your pre-season racing and head to Wisconsin this Sunday. For details on the races click here.
Gaper’s Block Crit Series. This week-long criterium series is designed to give the newer racers an opportunity to get their feet wet in criterium racing. The fields have been filling up quickly, so register soon! For details click here.
Burnham Racing Spring Super Crit. This race has a course like no other. There are plenty of twists and turns which will put your cornering skills to the test. Come out to the Blackhawk Farms race track and experience something other than your 4 corner crit. For details click here
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!