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There are 7 Rides for Oct 1, 2014
Wed, 1 Oct 2014
Spare the Air Day

5:00 AM
Any mi, 1 L

Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride

Do a Utility Ride on any Spare the Air Day and get club credit for your miles & grizzly. I'll announce StADs to the elist, or sign up for alerts at http://www.sparetheair.org/ . Email or call in your miles to me and I'll compile them and send them in - separate emails for each StAD preferred, multiple riders in one email is fine.
Jenn Rodriguez
jennrod12@gmail.com 408-243-2646

Wed, 1 Oct 2014
On Orbit Clouds Observation

7:00 AM
9 mi, 6 LM, 1760 ft

Billy Goat
On Orbit

*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** From the top of On Orbit Road, some mornings, a person can look down on clouds in the valleys on three sides. Meet at the south corner of St. Andrew's Church parking lot, across from the library on Saratoga Ave near Fruitvale. Ride Leader will arrive around 6:55 with signup sheet for 7AM departure. All paces welcome. Faster riders need not wait for ride leader. [Route Sheet] [Map]
Lou Galbiati
lougalbiati@gmail.com 408-489-1606

Wed, 1 Oct 2014
Nice and Easy

9:30 AM
23 mi, 1 L

Grizzly Bear
Field And Farm

Join us for a social group ride led at a leisurely (L) pace. The ride passes through quiet neighborhoods to New Almaden. From there it will retrace part of the route to a coffee stop near the end of the ride. Meet at the VTA Parking lot at Coleman and Winfield roads, San Jose. No one left behind.
Pat Grilione
408-265-0698

Wed, 1 Oct 2014
First Wednesday Hicks East Humbler

9:30 AM
30 mi, 5 M

Billy Goat
Hicks East,Shannon/Kennedy

Meet at the Winfield Avenue entrance to Almaden Lake Park near the restrooms. We will ride South through the Almaden Valley then climb Hick's East and then Kennedy. We will stop for coffee/lunch in Los Gatos and return to start via Shannon and Coleman Road.
Tom Green
tomgreen997@yahoo.com 408-997-1939

Wed, 1 Oct 2014
Gruess Goat

10:00 AM
60 mi, 5 M, 5500 ft

Billy Goat
Columbia,Norris Canyon,Pinehurst,Pinehurst/Redwood,Redwood

*** IMPROMPTU RIDE FOR STATS CREDIT *** Ruminate with us ruminants while we toil between redwood canyons, suburban feeding grounds, and scenic hillocks and dales. Start/finish at the Willow Park Golf Course & Event Center near Castro Valley. Wear your loudest goatbells! Contact the lonely goatherd for carpool intent. Directions: take 880 north to the 238 East connector to 580 East; exit at Castro Vly, Redwood Rd; turn left, under the fwy; go two miles to the start/finish in Willow Park, off Redwood Rd. Park near the corner, by the fence.
Ed Irvine
edwirvine@gmail.com 408-807-1494

Wed, 1,8,15,22,29 Oct 2014
Argonaut Rides

5:00 PM
30 mi, 6 MB, 2000 ft

Billy Goat
Various

Note the time and location change for this month's Argonaut Rides. To close out the season, we'll move the start to the McClellan/S. Foothill strip mall and roll at 5pm for this last month. After a brief warm up through one of the mazes, we will tackle the goats in the area, finishing before dark. This will be a strenuous training ride while climbing difficult goats to get ready for the off-season. Ride rolls at 5:00 PM sharp. Wet Pavement cancels. Bring lights just in case.
Mark Pryor
mapryor@pacbell.net 408-410-8109

Wed, 1 Oct 2014
Ride to ACTC General Meeting

7:00 PM
any mi, 1 L-LM

Grizzly Bear
Utility Ride

Please sign in at the greeting desk with your miles. Refreshments at 7:00 P.M. until start of the meeting. The meeting is held at the First Congregational Church at 1980 Hamilton Ave, San Jose, CA.
Melissa Maglio
malis1@aol.com