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Old 03-26-09, 02:01 PM
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Charlotte / Ft Mill race training rides?

I am about to move to the Ft Mill / Tega Cay area for a job, and I am looking for the local fast rides, preferably in the 22/23 mph+ with attacks, etc.

Does anyone know any around the area. I will not have time to get farther than the south side of Charlotte during the week.

Any help is appreciated!
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http://www.carolinabicyclecompany.com/calendar.html

The CBC Pineville shop is fairly convenient to Ft Mill. The 7:00 AM Saturday is A group only and 6:00 PM Tuesday/Thursday usually split up to A and B groups. You could pickup the Tue/Thu ride at 160 and 521 just out of Ft Mill. That's where the warmup ends.
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Originally Posted by DKMcK View Post
http://www.carolinabicyclecompany.com/calendar.html

The CBC Pineville shop is fairly convenient to Ft Mill. The 7:00 AM Saturday is A group only and 6:00 PM Tuesday/Thursday usually split up to A and B groups. You could pickup the Tue/Thu ride at 160 and 521 just out of Ft Mill. That's where the warmup ends.
Thanks for the response. I saw their rides listed, and that is probably exactly what I will do during the week unless I can get away early to go to the training crit. As you said, if I hump it from work, I should be able to meet up a few miles in.

If they tend to be a bit lower intensity than I would like, then I can pick up my intervals indoors on my own, I suppose.
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For weekends, the CBC 7 am ride is the best organized ride I know of.
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For weekends, the CBC 7 am ride is the best organized ride I know of.
Thanks. I was looking at those. I will see you all out there in a few weeks.
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