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Tandem Touring in England and Wales

Watch out for sheep!  Out for a ride in the Elan Valley, Evie & Mike Reinsel soaked up the pristine surroundings of rural Wales as part of their big adventure bike touring the United Kingdom in July. See the Reinsel’s article for more about their tour. 

 

 

CRABS Potluck on January 10, 2015

Join the Couples Riding a Bicycle Simultaneously (CRABS) for a potluck, new members introduction, and planning event at 4:30 on Saturday, January 10 at Jen and Stan Sunderwirth's house at 2821 Westchester Ave, Ellicott City.

All those owning tandems (or shopping for one) are welcome to join us. Please bring a dish to share with other tandem enthusiasts, some friends who may be considering a tandem from Santa this December, and great stories / videos about past tandem adventures.

Enjoy the holidays and see you on January 10. For directions, contact Jenny Sunderwirth at slashjunk@yahoo.com RSVP to Peggy Dymond  410-272-9139 or mmdymond67@gmail.com

 

 

Dundalk Bicycle Loop Open House Meeting

Baltimore County will be conducting an Open House Meeting at North Point Library on Wednesday, November 12 from 7pm to 8:30. The meeting will allow participants to learn and provide feedback related to striping bike lanes on Dundalk Avenue and other improvements for development of a Dundalk Bicycle Loop. Learn more at the Baltimore County Bike Project website.

 

Upcoming Bike Maryland Tours

Join Bike Maryland for two premier cycling tours that support your right to bike! Register and join the effort to increase safety and infrastructure for bicycling in Maryland!! Early bird prices through September 1.
 
Larry's RideSunday September 14, 2014  Enjoy the beautiful, scenic and challenging terrain at the Larry's Ride event at Camp Milldale in Baltimore County 21, 35, 65 and 73 mile routes! Afterward come back for music, free bbq lunch, beer garden, socializing and more. 
 
Tour du PortSunday September 28, 2014 Starting at Canton Waterfront Park in Baltimore City, travel through charming neighborhoods, historic port areas and beautiful parks. Choose between new and improved routes 14, 30 and 50 mile routes! After the ride enjoy a celebration with free lunch from The Gathering food trucks, beer garden, live music, exhibitors, yoga and fun for everyone! 

 

 

Music to Your Gears and Charm City Cross

This coming Saturday, September 20th, 2014 is Music to Your Gears and Charm City Cross at Druid Hill Park.

Bikemore's 2nd annual Music to Your Gears, featuring bands, relaxed cycling, advocacy and general good times, will return to Druid Hill Park Lake on September 20, from 4 pm to 9 pm. There will be food trucks, wine, beer from Heavy Seas Brewery, bicycles for rent, and planned rides. Join us for a full day of bike fun in Druid Hill Park! The Baltimore Bicycling Club is the lead sponsor of this event.

We also encourage you to come early to Druid Hill Park for Charm City Cross to catch one of America's best cyclocross races Saturday the 20th and again on Sunday the 21st from 9am to 4pm. Both days of races host international professional and regional cyclists and are UCI sanctioned events.

 

Towson Bike Loop Grand Opening

On September 17, 2014, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will officially open the Towson Bike Loop. Thanks Councilman David Marks and the local advocates who helped bring this project to life! Come celebrate the first bike lanes in Towson and enjoy a bike ride afterwards. The opening will occur at Bosley Avenue & West Susquehanna Avenue, Towson Bosley Avenue & W Susquehanna Avenue, Towson  Th 

 

Getting Ready for Corn Roast

On the July 16 PA Flatlands Ride, Stephanie J, Bill B, Beverly F, Rich B, Jackie G, and Gloria E (not pictured) determined that the corn is just about ready for the August 2 Corn Roast event. See ride schedule for details. Hope to see you there!