WOMEN RIDE: Seattle Cycle Sirens – Ride around Mercer Island (Moderate)

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Date and Time: 
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 6:30pm
Start Location: 
Luther Burbank Park - South Parking Lot
2798 84th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Contact Information: 
Anne-Gigi Chan
14.00 miles
Elevation Gain: 
800 feet
Weather Cancels?: 
Ride Description: 

Join the Seattle Cycle Sirens (formerly known as Team LUNA Chix – Seattle Cycle) for a women’s ride around beautiful Mercer Island!  The Seattle Cycle Sirens (SCS) mission is to encourage women of all abilities to get out and ride!  Hear the call of the road... your siren for fun!  

The Ride Leader will be leading a Moderate paced ride (14-16 mph on the flats with no headwinds or tailwinds).  Those who wish to ride at a faster pace are welcome to do so, but it will then become a self-paced ride for them.  Slower riders are also welcome to take the route at their own pace as this is a NO-DROP ride and we will regroup as needed along the way.  This ride is about 14 miles long with 800 feet of elevation over fun, rolling hills.

The ride will begin at 6:30 pm (in the South Parking Lot of Luther Burbank Park), so please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early to ready your bike, sign the waiver and participate in the SMART safety briefing.  There is a restroom near the meeting location.

Riders are expected to have the following with them: water, a spare tube, a pump and other tools to change a flat tire.  (As the season progress and the light dwindles riders should also bring a red blinking tail light and a white front light.)

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Just a reminder.... we start riding this week at 6:15, but sunset is at 7:30 - so it will be necessary for you to bring a flashing tail light and a white light for the front of your bike.

Luther Burbank Park - South Parking Lot
2798 84th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040