July 19th, 2014 Ride Details

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DATE: 07/19/2014 (Saturday)

TIME: Meet around 10:45 AM, Roll out promptly at 11:00

START: We are meeting at Fitler Square, Pine St between 23rd and 24th St

END: Seger Recreation Center : There is a small sprayground and a playground. Bring bathing suit and towel, sunscreen, water, and snack/lunch.

HELMETS, BELLS AND LIGHTS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED. Kids 12 and under are required by PA Law to wear helmets. The ride is know sponsored by  The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia: a waiver will be present to sign for yourself and your children.

ROUTE: 

To be determined, check back here or via Facebook

****ROUTE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/912478098767651/

FAQs:

  • What happens if there is bad weather?:  A light sprinkle we will ride, a down pour likely not. Please check back on the website and Facebook group.
  • I want to drive down, where can I park?: We suggest you park at the end of the route so you can easily reload bikes and kids at the end.
  • How fast do you go?: We go so slow, we could probably walk faster. No really this ride is at a slow rate, we wait for the group between lights/ stop signs.
  • Kids on Training Wheels?: We suggest if your child is on training wheels, biking on the city streets might not be the safest.
  • Can I come without a kid?: Yes, as long as you are pro safe streets and do not make us nervous you are welcome to come without children. Please remember though you are riding with children.
  • Can I come without an adult?: Sorry, at this time we require you come with an adult who is responsible for you.
  • Can I volunteer to help?: YES PLEASE. Email Us.

June 28th Ride Details

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DATE: 06/28/2014 (Saturday)

TIME: Meet around 11 AM, Roll out promptly at 11:30

START: We are meeting at Julian Abele Park, 22nd and Carpenter

END: Herron SPLASH Ground, 2nd and Reed (please remember kids bathing suits and towels)

HELMETS, BELLS AND LIGHTS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED. Kids 12 and under are required by PA Law to wear helmets. The ride is know sponsored by The Bicycle Coalition a waiver will be present to sign. 

ROUTE: 

Exit Park on 22nd Street

Right on Christian Street

Right on 3rd Street

Left on to Reed

2.3 miles to Herron Park

 

****ROUTE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/635752543146132/

 

 

FAQs:

What happens if there is bad weather?:  A light sprinkle we will ride, a down pour likely not? Please check back on the website and Facebook group.

I want to drive down, where can I park?: We suggest you park at the end of the route so you can easily reload bikes and kids at the end.

How fast do you go?: We go so slow, we could probably walk faster. No really this ride is at a slow rate, we wait for the group between lights/ stop signs.

Kids on Training Wheels?: We suggest if your child is on training wheels, biking on the city streets might not be the safest.

Can I come without a kid?: Yes, as long as you are pro safe streets and do not make us nervous you are welcome to come without children. Please remember though you are riding with children.

Can I come without an adult?: Sorry, at this time we require you come with an adult who is responsible for you.

Can I volunteer to help?: YES PLEASE. Email Us.

 

Ride Along With Bike to Work Day 5/16/2014 + Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby 5/17/2014

5/16/2014

The city of Philadelphia’s official ride to work day, Kidical Mass will be there so please if you are riding with a kid join us in the crowd (Rain or Shine). Please meet at Lloyd Hall at 7:30AM, the ride will push out around 8:00AM. Please remember this isn’t an official KM ride we are just riding along with the group of commuters. 

 

5/17/2014

The KKSCD ride required a permission slip filled out before May 1, if you didn’t not fill out the form I am sorry you are unable to ride with us. We look forward to you joining us in June though! 

We will be riding as the caboose of this ride and depending on the ride and feel may dive out as group before the mud pit area before the race is over! 

Please meet at Noon at Trenton and Norris Streets. 

 

The ride is 3.3 miles and you should expect to make a lot of starts and stop and go at pace likely different from our normal rides. You may leave the group at anytime. 

The official Route Map: http://www.frankfordavearts.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/2014_route_map_w_times.pdf

April 19TH Details

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DATE: 04/19/2014 (Saturday)

TIME: Meet at 11 AM

START: We are meeting at Fitler Square PARK (near the bear statue)

END: Rittenhouse Square Park (bathrooms located at Barnes and Noble and food for sale nearby)

HELMETS, BELLS AND LIGHTS ARE STRONGLY SUGGESTED. Kids 12 and under are required by PA Law to wear helmets. This ride is AT YOUR OWN RISK.

ROUTE: 

Exit Park on to Pine Street

Pine Street —-> 10th Street

Right on 10th Street

Left on to South Street

Left on to 7th Street

Left on to Spruce Street

Right on to 16th street

Left on to Walnut Street\

End at Rittenhouse Square Park

3.5 Mile +/-

****ROUTE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/635752543146132/

 

NOTE: I will have a waiver for the May 17th Ride that you must sign in order to take part of before May 1st!

FAQs:

What happens if there is bad weather?:  A light sprinkle we will ride, a down pour likely not? Please check back on the website and Facebook group.

I want to drive down, where can I park?: We suggest you park at the end of the route so you can easily reload bikes and kids at the end.

How fast do you go?: We go so slow, we could probably walk faster. No really this ride is at a slow rate, we wait for the group between lights/ stop signs.

Kids on Training Wheels?: We suggest if your child is on training wheels, biking on the city streets might not be the safest.

Can I come without a kid?: Yes, as long as you are pro safe streets and do not make us nervous you are welcome to come without children. Please remember though you are riding with children.

Can I come without an adult?: Sorry, at this time we require you come with an adult who is responsible for you.

Can I volunteer to help?: YES PLEASE. Email Us.