Want to just go for an easy, short and chatty ride? Try this group out, and stick around to socialize over a coffee, beer or wine, and a snack afterwards. You'll be glad you signed on for both the fun and fitness.
If you're a beginner, someone just wanting to return to the sport, or someone who just wants to take it easy... but in the company of like-minded folk... give this group a try.
STANDING WEEKLY RIDES
Our typical scheduled group rides start at the beginning of May and run weekly through the end of September. Morning rides begin and end at the Coffee Paw Cafe (826 4th St S, Stillwater, MN 55082). Locations of evening rides vary. Please come 10-15 minutes ahead of time to be prepared to ride at scheduled times.
WEEKDAY MORNING SOCIAL/COFFEE RIDES
These rides occur on Wednesday mornings starting at 7:30 AM. These easy rides typically last approximately one hour and end back at the Coffee Paw Cafe. After the ride, stick around for coffee and a chat with other members.
TUESDAY EVENING RIDES
The rides are approximately 25 miles and average 14 mph or slower. They are intended to be casual and relaxing, and are often 'women-led'.
SATURDAY MORNING GROUP RIDES
These rides are for all members. Depending on your capabilities, skill level, and willingness, you may join Group A, B, or C on Saturdays. Groups vary by speed, distance, & ability. Ride routes are different depending on the group too.
Group A - Competitive: > 45 miles @ >18 mph
Group B - Enthusiasts: 25 - 45 miles @ 16-18 mph
Group C - Socialites: 10 - 25 miles @ >16 mph
SUNDAY MORNING SOCIAL/COFFEE RIDE
These rides tyically begin at 10am on Sunday mornings. The rides are approximately 25 miles and average between 14-16 mph. Come an hour before the ride, or stay after, eat breakfast or lunch, or drink a cup of coffee...
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