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2019 Swedish Days Ride
Sunday, June 23

We're celebrating 50 years.
Exciting details coming soon.

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Winter Riding Season Safety Tips
    by Wally Moran, Ride Director

Winter riding season is here and it’s worth reminding everyone about some safety Guidelines

  • Think ahead when encountering large patches of leaves. There can be potholes or other obstacles hidden underneath them.
  • Leaves and especially wet leaves can be extremely slippery.
  • When the temperature drops; bridges can become icy. This is ESPECIALY true for the wooden bridges on our local trails. Use caution!  Suggest only riding at a speed you are comfortable falling at. That may mean walking across!
  • Watch out for the shade that large trees provide. An otherwise sunny, dry road surface can change when the shade slows the evaporation of moisture on the road.
  • Be wary of wind-blown snow that can cause isolated slick portions on the road.

Winter riding can be a great way to avoid cabin fever and get some sunshine. With some additional caution and proper clothing; cycling can continue on for the next few months.




New app of area bike trails and amenities launched by Kane Kendall Council of Mayors Click here to go to KKCOM Bike & Pedestrian App



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Tiptoe Through The Tulips
Second Monday ride of the year
April 24, 2017


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First Ride of 2017
Happy New Year
Batavia Riverwalk




Sub-5 Century Ride for Davis Phinney
Foundation for Parkinson's Sept 11
Fox Valley Club Rouleurs  4:50
 
Kevin, Chris, John, Mike, Beth, Don, Rob, Matt, Jason and Jose
 
 
Ride Across Wisconsin, August 27
Jens Voigt welcomes club members to Kenosha
after their 178 mile one-day ride from Dubuque, Iowa
 
Alvin (friend from Naperville), Jens Voigt (yes, he rode, but way
faster than our group), Rob, Beth, Jose and Jason
Missing from the picture: Wally
 
 
July 2016 Progressive Dinner by Bicycle
 
Progressive Dinner Ride, July 2016
 
 
Shabbona State Park - June 
 
Brian, Fred, Gina, Tony, Tanya, Don and Carl
 
 
Kaneville - Genoa Ride, May 22
 
 
Tim, Barb, Rainbow, Beth, Wally, Gina, Troy, Tony, Tom, Carl, Jose, Chris & Rob (photographer - Casey)
 
Heading to Maple Park on Beith
 
 
Lunch stop in Genoa
 
 
 
 
Red Bud Ride, London, Kentucky - April
 
Jose, Ralph, Tanya, Beth, Terry and Frank