The temperature is finally heading in the right direction. If you haven’t made it outside yet, this may be the weekend to take your bike on the road. If you’re looking for a little camaraderie, you’re in luck! Local women racers are leading a spring training ride. The ride is this Saturday and will depart from Chicago (Damen and Clybourn/Diversey) and head north to Highland Park. The ride speed will depend on the participants, but should average between 14-18 mph. For ride details, click here.
Spring Super Criterium – Head out to Blackhawk Farms Raceway in Beloit to be part of the first race in the 2013 Illinois Cup series. The race car track has some fun twists and turns that’ll add some excitement to the races. For more information, click here.
Kenosha Velosport Spring Training Races – Event #3 – The final event of this series is on Sunday, April 7. It’s an interesting course, so if you haven’t made it out for the previous events, you’ve got one last chance. For information on the event, click on the Facebook link below. http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=350559611728802&set=a.350559608395469.77794.156028847848547&type=1&relevant_count=1&ref=n
Women’s Track Cycling Clinic – Event #1. Join us for our annual women’s track cycling clinic and learn the basics of riding a fixed gear bike and riding and racing on a velodrome. The first event is at the Northbrook Velodrome, a beginner friendly track and a great place to get started. To register for the event, click here.
Women’s Track Cycling Clinic – Event #2. The second clinic in this series will be held at the Chicago Velo Campus, a steeper, but thrilling place to ride. The clinic will include track certification as well as basic track riding skills and mock racing. For event details, click here.
Have a great weekend!