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9AM Gainesville/Hawthorne Trail Ride C/S 30 miles
Saturday, April 20, 2019, 9:00 AM
Boulware Springs Park
3326 SE 15th Street
Gainesville, FL 32641
is not Required
NFBC members only ride. Non-members may test 3 NFBC rides before joining. You must sign the ride waiver to participate in the ride and to earn club points and mileage. There will be a Safety Briefing Meeting 10 minutes before the start of the ride. Please arrive at the starting point early enough to get set up before the pre-ride meeting. Helmets required on all NFBC rides.
This is an excellent ride for new cyclists. Distance should be approximately 30 miles. We normally average 12-14 mph with two stops. Bring two bottles of water/Gatorade to stay hydrated. Bring a spare tube for your specific tires just in case you get a flat tire. Please note: At certain places we may ride a faster pace than listed, but no rider will be left. THIS IS A NO DROP RIDE!!
Come out and ride on of Florida's premier trails, the Gainesville-Hawthorne Trail. View Paynes Prairie, Florida's first state preserve. See what William Bartram viewed in 1774.
THIS RIDE COUNTS FOR CLUB POINTS AND MILEAGE.
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