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Finding Group Rides?(3 posts)

Finding Group Rides?Bosephus
Apr 5, 2001 5:01 AM
How does an advanced intermediate rider (good skills, but needs to get in shape) find group rides? I'm in the SE Michigan area (Ann Arbor). I thought about going into my LBS and just asking them, but they tend to be a bunch of young, cocky, pricks when it comes to stuff like that.

I'm looking for a group of fun people to ride with that might challenge me a bit, but I don't want to be too serious about it and I definitely don't want to ride with a bunch of guys that think they're the next Lance Armstrong (at least in their own mind).

Any ideas?
a good place to start...Haiku d'état
Apr 5, 2001 5:24 AM
a good place to start...Ken56
Apr 5, 2001 10:30 AM
Is that the only LBS ibn your area? Although clubs are the logical place to go, there are several LBS in my area that sponsor group rides at least once a week and some several times a week. Check some of the others out, if there are any others.