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10th ANNUAL BIKE HOCO RIDE October 14, 2018

Sunday October 14, 2018

Hosted By

Bicycling Advocates of Howard County (Bike HoCo), APL Cycling Club, Glenelg Gang, HoCo Cyclists, and 

Mid- Maryland Triathlon Club (MMTC)

 

Time again to join Howard County cyclists on Bike HoCo’s 10th Annual Bike HoCo (All-Club) Ride. Enjoy a GREAT Fall ride and social.

 

DATE & TIME:Sunday, October 14, 2018

·       Check-in/Registration -- 8:30 – 9am (ALL participants must check-in/sign waivers)

·       Staggered Start (all rides start after 9am ~ 5 minute intervals)

·       Distances: 63 (Metric Century), 42, 34 and 26 mile routes

·       Local craft beer (ticket provided at check-in), water, soft drinks and snacks will be available post-ride from 11:00 am – 3 pm at APL Picnic Pavilion.

 

LOCATIONJohns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

·       Start/Check-in/: APL Softball Field Parking Lot

·       GPS/Google Maps location: Across from 7188 Sanner Road, Clarksville, MD 21029

 

PRE-REGISTRATION: On Eventbrite (paste in browser if link doesn’t work) at:  

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/10th-annual-bike-hoco-all-club-ride-sunday-october-14-2018-tickets-50908387357

 

Please let us know so we will have adequate supplies at rest stop and for post-ride refreshments!

 

DONATION/MEMBERSHIPUse our Donate button at: https://bikehoco.org/take-action/or send via Paypal to webmaster@bikehoco.org (You can also pay/donate cash when you check-in/sign waiver).

·       Bike HoCo is a §501(c)(4) tax-exempt organization.

·       We request a minimum donation of $5 per rider to help fund our efforts as advocates for Howard County bicycling. 

·       A donation of $15 or more will make you a charter member/supporter of Bike HoCo for the next year (2019)

·      This is Bike HoCo’s only 2018 fundraiser, so please consider donating even if you don’t ride.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • Sign in starts at @ 8:30 am -- ALL riders must sign waiver

  • Ride Routes (Links to cue sheets and GPS data files are below and we will have paper copies at check-in):

o  63 mile Metric Century:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/28711364

o  42 mile:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25217929

o  34 mile: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25217578

o  26 mile: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25217618

  • Rest stop @ Glenwood Community Center (Rt 97 & Carrs Mill Rd). Other impromptu rest stops at various convenience stores that the routes go by.

  • Post-ride social adjacent to APL softball field in the parking area. 

  • You can BYO/wine/food (and some to share - especially if it is a good micro brew). 

  • Wear Club or Group jersey if you have one.

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

We will need volunteers to help run check-in, staff rest stop, and prep/clean up area after the social.

If you can volunteer, please contact: president@bikehoco.org