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Old 06-16-09, 09:25 AM   #1
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NE Ohio ABC Ride

I'm going to make threads for some of these organized rides here in NE Ohio starting with:

Sunday, 7/12. 34th ABC: ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY RIDE. Medina. Scenic portions of Medina and Wayne Counties are visited in 25/62/100 rolling miles. Relax in quaint farm towns and travels through green dairy farmland. Akron Bicycle Club. Robert Whittington; 1390 Breyden Dr.; Akron, OH 44313. (330) 826-2055. www.AkronBike.org
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Old 06-16-09, 05:10 PM   #2
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Great ride! I highly recommend it, some tough stuff and it's usually hot but fun all the same!
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If da weather looks good, I may come up and ride the metric. I've been eyeing this puppy up from afar, so we'll just have to wait & see. If I can convince a friend or two (like I have any) to tag along, I may commit earlier.

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Old 07-06-09, 01:29 PM   #4
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Thought I'd bump this one back up since it is this weekend. Anyone else thinking of riding? I noticed they have a new start location this year, so I wonder what the new route will be like.
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Old 07-08-09, 12:06 PM   #5
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Thinkin about it...hmm new route comes right here past Silver Creek
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Still on my mind, but no commitment yet.
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So how are the hills on this ride?
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New route, so I don't know, but since most of it seems to be through my turf, I'd say rolling for the most part. Cheri decided she wanted to try it, so we just registered.
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I'll probably be there. Unless I creamed by the bonkmobile again.
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