Show N Go & Other Rides

8:00 a.m. – Sundays B+ Pace group

Leaves from Publix* parking lot, Curlew Rd. & Alt. 19 at the Trail

• This is a B+ pace group and routes will vary

• Typically same route as the regular Sunday ride, or variation of… 35-50 miles.   (see Calendar Page)

8:00 a.m. – Mease Ride

Leaves from Mease Hospital, Dunedin, parking lot, far SE corner

• Tempo pace 22-24 mph with faster intervals

• Moderate to brisk pace, depending on attendance and groups… Usually 35-40 miles

• Route determined by group

• Lately this group has instead been joining the Suncoast/Publix 8:30 ride –

• Please inquire of Mike Ward at Chainwheel Drive regarding status or, show up at 8 a.m. and make a decision.  Posted as a courtesy only.

**Request from Publix:  We have been asked to park closer to the Trail side of Publix, leaving parking spots open for their current customers.**

Pinellas Weekday Rides: 

Morning Show N Go Rides

8:00 a.m. for Tuesday and Thursday morning rides: POF Group

Meet at the Boot Ranch Publix parking lot on East Lake Rd (Shoppes at Boot Ranch, 500 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34685).

• Ride starts promptly!

• Tuesday and Thursday morning rides are usually to Starkey Park, unless the group decides on something else, ride is usually 40 miles.

• This is a no drop ride, with a 17 – 19 mph pace.    

This ride will always start at 8:00 a.m. on Sundays.

Updated 9/3/18: 8:00 a.m. for Tuesday and Thursday morning rides.  This will remain the start time during Daylight Savings.  For Standard time, the start time goes back to 8:30.

8:00 a.m: Wednesday

Leaves from the Trail at the Boxcar, Downtown Dunedin.

• Tempo pace 22-24 mph with faster intervals.

• Moderate to brisk pace, depending on attendance and groups… Usually 35-40 miles. Route determined by group.

• Typically led by Mike Ward (previously of Flatland Cyclery, and now with Chainwheel Drive).

• Not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride – please check with Chainwheel Drive to confirm details.

Evening Show N Go Rides

5:45 p.m. and 6 p.m: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Tuesday: Leaves from Chainwheel Drive on Drew St.

Thursday: Leaves from Publix parking lot, Curlew Rd & Alt. 19 at the Pinellas Trail.

5:45 P.M. – Suncoast Group B/B- RIDE

• Pace 18-22 mph, B/B- Pace, with some variation

• Typically 25-35 miles

• Attempt to make this a “no drop” ride.

5:30 P.M. –  Training Group

Leaves from Publix parking lot, Curlew Rd. and Alt. 19 at the Trail.

LIGHTS REQUIRED FOR SHORT DAYLIGHT DAYS

• Fast Training Ride

• Usually north to Trouble Creek, with intervals and sprints

• 24-30+ mph pace, with faster intervals

• Not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride

6:30 p.m. – Wednesday “Training” Level Ride

Leaves from Lansbrook Community Park, at the corner of Lansbrook Parkway and Highpoint Drive, although some leave early from the parking lot at Publix on East Lake Rd. in Palm Harbor and warm up prior

LIGHTS REQUIRED FOR SHORT DAYLIGHT DAYS

•A to A+ pace

• Not a club ride – local show n go ride – an opportunity for the faster riders to stretch their legs a bit. (or should I say pedals?)

•20 – 30 miles

• Loops with intervals & sprint zones

• Not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride

6:00 p.m. – Wednesday  “Belleair Multi-Loop” Ride

Member Organized Invitation Ride: Start will be from the beach side at Belleair Beach City Hall (444 Causeway Blvd, Belleair Beach, FL 33786)

• Turn around at Sunset Blvd on top of the Bluff and back to City Hall

•Regroup at the end of each 2.5 mile loop

• 1st loop leaves at 6 PM for a short warm-up then on to the loops

• The last (10th) loop starts around 8 PM with stop at the top for sunset, then optional trip for food and libation afterward

•Visit the Facebook page for more info and weather updates

• Not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride

 Email Bruce for info 

Pasco: Show N Go Rides 

These are NOT Suncoast Cycling rides, but posting as a courtesy to our Pasco members. This info may not be current, please inquire below.

5 p.m. – Wednesdays

Leaves from Starkey Park in the “car park” next to the Trail. There are restrooms & water.

• Pace is a steady 18-21 – usually an out & back for approx. 40 miles.

• Typically a no drop at this pace, but if someone falls off, they will be picked up on the return leg.

• Not an official Suncoast Cycling Club ride, please contact Ray Park for more info.

• For more info contact Ray Park

NOTE: Some of these rides are show and go rides and are advertised as a service and we try to keep the most popular ones listed. These are not official club rides and usually do not include route maps, ride leaders or a sweep. The Suncoast Cycling Club assumes no responsibility for individual riders’ safety, road hazards or riding conditions. All participants are expected to ride safely and responsibly when sharing the road with motor vehicles or sharing trails, AND PLEASE, ALWAYS WEAR A HELMET. If there is contact info provided, please use that to learn more about a particular ride.  If you have started a regular ride or another local group, and would like your ride(s) posted here, please use our contact form to submit the information. We’ll let you know if/when it has been posted. Thank you!