Most of you already know that WCC now has a Ride With GPS (ridewithgps.com) Club Account. We now have almost 300 routes in the Club RWGPS library. The library is accessible to EVERYONE, with or without a RWGPS account. It is a fantastic resource and we would like ride leaders to start at the RWGPS library when looking for routes and links. Check it out here: https://ridewithgps.com/clubs/80-westchester-cycle-club
The Tuesday and Thursday night training rides start March 13th for the 2018 DST season. Check the ride schedule for starting times and mileage, as it varies depending on the daylight available.
Many people have been asking for the routes for the Tuesday and Thursday night training rides. So here they are. They are listed in ascending order by mileage. Each route is known by the road on which we turn around. So if we say we are doing Rt 22, that means we turn back on Rt 22.
I confess. When someone would ask me “what cassette are you using?” or “is that a compact crank?” I would shrug my shoulders and change the subject. But curiosity finally caught up with me, and I sat down to figure it out. So here is the bike nerd’s guide to gearing, along with an Excel spreadsheet you can download from the WCC website to plug in your own data and explore the impact of the many gearing choices you can make on your bike: Gearing Cadence