Savannah Century, 1 September 2019
Come join us on one of the rides below. If you are not a member, no problem. Try a ride or two with us. Most rides meet up on Saturday mornings at 8:45 AM for a 9:00 roll-out, and during the warmer months, we meet around 8:15 AM and roll-out at 8:30. After the ride we join (at the proper social distance) for an outdoor picnic. Call or email if you have a question about the rides or the club.
Ride Coordinator: Deb Wharff, email@example.com 410-905-1690
Note: If there is a ride cancelation due to inclement weather or previously unforeseen events, this website will be updated with the cancellation notice at least 1 1/2 hours before the start of the ride. There will also be an email sent to CBTC members.
All guests must sign a waiver prior to roll-out. The ride leader will have the waiver and ensure riders sign. The waiver is: CBTC Ride Waiver
Note: The CBTC BOD has suspended rides for the remainder of September since some club riders have tested positive for COVID-19 virus. We will hopefully rejoin our club rides in October. In the interim, please be safe and stay healthy.
Saturday, 3 October, 8:30am, St Helena Ride. St. Helena Island, SC. (Map link). From Savannah: Cross over Talmadge Bridge, about 7 miles TR on SC 315; about 9 miles at traffic circle follow SC 170 East. Under SC 278 keep on SC 170 East. Cross two bridges, the second bridge a long 2 miles over the Broad River. Just over the bridge TR on SC 128, for 2 miles, then TR on SC 21 South. Stay on SC 21 south (two more right turns). Onto St Helena Island, you will see a sign for “Dataw Island” just past the sign, a traffic light with signs for “Lands End” and Penn Center. One half mile to Penn Center on the right. Cue sheets not needed, ride leader will lead the way. Ride Leader: Darrel Snuggerud, 912-598-2181 firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, 10 October, 8:00am, SFC Tito Pineiro Memorial Ride. 1239 Georgia Highway 144 East Ft Stewart, GA. (Map link). Third annual memorial ride for SFC Augusto “Tito” Pineiro. In addition to honoring Tito (who was killed while cycling this route), the ride brings cycling safety in and around Ft. Stewart/Hinesville and also focus attention on the Operation Enduring Warrior mission. As of this date, this ride is still scheduled.
Saturday, 17 October, 8:30am, Kilkenny Ride. 19/35. Richmond Hill, GA. Highway 17 south or I-95 S to Richmond Hill exit. East about 5 miles on GA 144 (Ford Avenue), TL on GA 144 spur towards Ft. McAllister State Park, and park just outside the park entrance gate. (Map link) Ride Leader: Deborah Wharff, 410-905-1690 email@example.com. Note: due to construction on GA-144, both routes will TL into Buckhead East development (Kingswood Drive) then to Belfast River Road to second round-about to Belfast Keller.
Saturday, 24 October, 8:30am Hospital Ride. Hardeeville, SC. I-95 N to exit 8 in SC, route 278 approximately 1/4 mile, left into hospital parking lot. (Map link) Out-and-back route with various turn around points depending on your preference. Ride Leader: Roy Reynolds, 870-310-9868 firstname.lastname@example.org
Other area rides – non-sponsored CBTC
Until further notice, these rides may or may not happen, based on area rider participation. Contact either John Arney email@example.com or Rich Wharff firstname.lastname@example.org for further information
Sundays – Islands Ride
Roll-out from the Habersham YMCA at 8:00 AM on Sundays. Approximate 30 mile ride around Burside Island and Isle of Hope with brisk pace and some sprints. Sometimes the group also rides to Dutch Island. Participants get-together at the Coffee Deli in Habersham village after the ride. Brisk pace (18-20) with one mondo sprint along Fergurson prior to the rest stop at Jalapeno’s Restaurant, Sandfly.
Sundays – Blackbeard Bike shop ride
Roll-out at 8am from Blackbeard Bikes, 444 Johnny Mercer Boulevard, on Wilmington Island. There will be a minimum of two rides, 22 miles at 20mph, and a longer approximate 35 mile ride at about the same speed. Shorter and slower rides can and will be added based on participation. Gather before and after in the newly opened shop for coffee and pastries and a view of some beautiful Bianchi bikes.
Tuesdays – Skidaway Ride
Roll-out from parking lot of Skidaway United Methodist Church at 7:30 AM on Tuesdays. 34 mile ride around Skidaway Island. Usually 2 or 3 groups with varying speeds and some sprints. Participants get-together for breakfast on the first Tuesday of each month after the ride. For those brave hearts, there is also a 6am roll-out, yielding 50-60 total miles.
Wednesdays-Right Turn Clyde Ride
Roll-out from Berwick Plaza Kroger parking lot by El Mariachi restaurant at either 9:00 or 9:30 AM. During the extremely warm months, we roll at 7:30 to try and avoid the blistering heat and humidity. 34 mile ride to Pooler and back with 1 to 2 speed groups depending on who shows up. Contact John Arney @ email@example.com to be placed on email list. Participants get-together for lunch at El Mariachi after the ride, or during the warm months, at Ronnie’s Restaurant on Dean Forest.
Thursdays – Hunter Army Air Field Ride
Roll-out from parking lot next to ball fields by Montgomery Street entrance of Hunter Army Air Field at 8:00 AM on Thursdays. A permit from HAAF security staff at Montgomery Street entrance is required to enter base. 20-40 mile ride around base usually with 1 group splitting into 2 groups by speed. Participants meet at Starbucks in 12 Oaks shopping center after the ride, or at Coffee Deli in the Habersham Shopping Center.