The St. Joe Century - September 4, 2017

The St. Joe Century will be the grand finale for the 3RVS Century Weekend. On Labor Day, September 4, the ride will feature a loop style route with distance options of 18, 25, 32, 50, 63. 75 and 100 miles (whew!) All loops are well marked and will start and end at the St. Joe Church of Christ. There will be a full sag and lunch at the church with lots of home baked cookies. Rumors are going around about some kind of cold treat at the end.

Meet at the church at 508 Jefferson St., St. Joe, Indiana for a 9 AM start. The ride is open to all and there is no registration or fee.

Destination Ride #4: Kalamazoo River Valley Trail - July 29

By Jennifer Altherr, Phil Snider and Amy Copeland

The plan is to meet for carpooling at 8:00 am at Carmike Cinema. 3930 E. Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne IN, and drive to Kalamazoo River Valley Eastern Trailhead. We will park at the Galesburg-Augusta Primary School locate at 315 W. Battle Creek St. in Galesburg, Michigan.

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Destination Ride #3 is coming June 10th

By Jennifer Altherr and Amy Copeland

Building on the excitement of the first two destinations rides Jennifer and I are happy to announce plans for ride #3 in the series, and are happy to announce that Phil Snider will be joining us in hosting this ride. On Saturday June 10th we will celebrating the 20th anniversary of the clubs first tour to the Bicycle Museum of America in New Bremen OH, with a redo using the original 40 mile route starting and ending in Neptune OH, and the addition of a 28 mile MTB route using the Miami and Erie Towpath/Buckeye Trail beginning and ending on the north side of St Mary’s OH. This will allow both our road friends and MTB/Urban exploring friends to do part of the route together including a great view of Grand Lake St Mary as well and the museum and a lunch in New Bremen.

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Team 3RVS - The 2017 National Bike Challenge

April 25, 2017

Written by Amy Copeland

The National Bike Challenge is back again this year with an all new website, new sponsors, and a new way to log miles. The National Bike Challenge is a nationwide event uniting thousands of current bicyclists—and encouraging countless new riders. It is a free and easy way to challenge yourself, your colleagues and your community to ride more while competing on a local, state and national level.

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Destinatination Rides #1 - Nickel Plate Trail

All are welcome Amy Copeland and Jennifer Altherr would like to welcome all to attend the first in what we plan to be a series of “destination” rides for the club this summer. All destination rides will lead us along trails and roads outside of the Fort Wayne area and to some new adventures.

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