Come ride with us!

You don't have to be a member to join our rides. But we hope that once you've ridden with us that you will see how much fun it is and will want to become a member and help us to support cycling in northeast Indiana. Visiting cyclists are always welcome.

Monday, Morning Meandering and Musings - Ride begins: When weather permits.

Depart time: 10:00 AM.
Start Location: varies
Distance in miles: 8/12 miles
Ride Leader: Mona Will
Pace: leisurely, E pace
Route Description: varies between city streets, city trails and the occasional over a grassy tuft or bumpy stretch to get to where we want to go.
Ride Description: This ride is designed for women and girls that are fairly new to riding or if it's just been a long time since they've ridden. Rides are slow paced and no one will be dropped. This is an opportunity to meet other women and girls, enjoy a mid-ride refreshment, and put in a few miles each week.
Note: This is a women-only event.

Monday Spokesmen Ride - Ride begins: When weather permits.

Depart time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Spokesmen Cycling Bike Shop, 247 N. Main Street, Roanoke, Indiana. Available parking in lot northwest of shop at Main and 3rd Street.
Distance: 27/30 miles
Ride Leader: Doug Wintin
Pace: 16/19 MPH.
Route: Marked Dan Henrys, some rollers on paved or chip & seal roads.

Tuesday Kreager Tour - Ride begins: April 17, 2018

Depart Time:  6:00 PM.
Location: Kreager Park, 6400 North River Road, east of Maplecrest Road. Meet at the main parking lot, on the west side, near the tennis courts.
Distance: 25/30 miles
Ride leader: Deb Watts and Susan Zuber
Pace: 13/15 MPH.
Route:  This tour is designed for leisure, enjoying the scenery and a little exercise. Early season tours will ride in the direction of Woodburn.

Tuesday Skills Tour - Ride begins: May 1, 2018

Depart Time:  6:00 PM.
Location: Jefferson Middle School, 5303 Wheelock Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46835.
Distance: 25/42 miles based on the group and sunset time.
Ride Leader: Steve Pequignot
Pace: 18/20 MPH. at the beginning of the season, pace usually increases during season as riders improve their training and skill level.
Route:  Heads east on County Road 424 to Woodburn and Antwerp, on near perfect, flat, low traveled roads. This group focuses on group riding and drafting skills. As the season progresses riders will try to earn their A Group Wings by staying with a 20-MPH pace group using the group skills they learned during these rides. Riders will learn various drafting techniques, how to rise from the saddle in a group, and how to ride safely with a group. This is an aerobar friendly ride.

Wednesday Saturn Ride - Ride begins: April 11, 2018

Depart Time:  6:00 PM.
Location: Saturn Church, 6731 East 800 South (in Whitley County, about 1 mile West of Aboite Center and County Line Road).
Distance: 25/27 miles
Ride Leader: Patrick Stelte
Pace: 20+ MPH.  There may also be a second group that rides at a slower pace that generally stays together for the entire ride.
Route: The routes go to either Roanoke or Columbia City and will be the same as last year. The group decides on which route to take the night of the ride.

Wednesday Rogue Ride - Ride begins: When weather and daylight permit.

Depart: 6:15 PM.
Locations: Carroll High School, Tillman Park or Wayne High School
Distance: 20/25 miles
Ride Leader: Mona Will
Pace: 16/17 MPH.
Routes: Based on start location.

Thursday Girls Ride Out - Ride begins: When weather permits.

Depart Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Roanoke Park, corner of Seminary & 8th Street, Roanoke, Indiana.
Distance: 20/25 miles.
Ride Leaders: Brenda Wiley and Sara Landrum
Pace: 14/15 MPH.
Route: Will change weekly.
Note: This is a women-only event.

Thursday Jefferson A Ride - Ride begins: April 26, 2018

Depart Time: 6:00 PM.
Location: Middle School, 5303 Wheelock Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46835.
Distance: 40/42 miles based on sunset time.
Ride Leaders: Shane Powell and Charlie Copeland
Pace: 20+ MPH.
Route: North route to Leo/Spencerville 40 miles with some rollers. East route to Antwerp 42 miles on flat roads. This ride will feature a nine mile warm-up, and then the pace will increase to time trial pace. The ride leaders will slow the pace toward the end to achieve a proper cool-down period. This is an aerobar friendly ride.

First Friday of each month The City Tour

Depart Time:  6:30 PM.
Location: Lawton Park, east end of parking lot near trailhead kiosk.
Distance: 8/10 miles.
Ride Leaders: Amy Copeland and Jennifer Altherr
Pace: 10/12 MPH.
Ride first Friday of every month, including winter.
Route: Downtown paved city streets and trails. The tour concludes with a post-ride social review at an indoor location.