Ride with us!

Riding with others is one of the great pleasures of cycling.

The Heights Bicycle Coalition is hosting Free Wheelin’ Wednesday group rides in September, to get folks out on their bikes. The August rides were very well attended. Cyclists ride together, chat and visit interesting places in the Heights. 

All rides leave from Coventry P.E.A.C.E. Park (at the corner of Euclid Heights Boulevard and Coventry Road) at 6:30 p.m.:

Sept. 5: Trees of Cleveland Heights. Ride leaderis Sue Wolpert.

Sept. 12: Visit the John Carroll University (JCU) Coburn Bike Co-Op. Ride leaders are JCU Bike Co-op members.

Sept. 19:  Surprise Tour. Ride leaders are Ian Hoffman and Brandon Henneman.

Sept. 26:  The Heights from a new perspective. Ride leaders: Ian Hoffman and Brandon Henneman.

Another local group ride is the Ride for Miles on Sunday, Sept. 16, 10 a.m.. starting and ending at JCU. This 15-mile, police-protected route through eastern Cuyahoga County supports the environmental and cycling legacy of Miles Coburn. Advanced and onsite registration is available. Visit www.rideformiles.org for details.

Joy Henderson

The Heights Bicycle Coalition was formed in the spring of 2010 and works to encourage citizens to ride bicycles for fun, fitness and transportation.

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Volume 5, Issue 9, Posted 10:31 AM, 09.02.2012