Tuesday Hills


For tomorrow's ride, we had planned on riding from Sunol, but it looks like it will be hot with the potential for poor air quality.  Instead, we'll stay close to the bay and enjoy some cooler and cleaner air.

Tour de Hills
WhenTue, 7 September, 09:00 – 13:30
WhereMel Nunes Sportsfield Park, 6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, CA 94560, USA (map)
DescriptionLength: 40 miles; Elevation: 244 feet
Terrain: 3, 4; Pace: M

Meet at 9:00 am for a 9:15 am start. 

Start at Mel Nunes Sportsfield Park, 6800 Mowry Ave, Newark, ESE of Mowry on Cherry on the south side of the road.  A pleasant ride around the SF Bay with stops in Alviso (restrooms) and Shoreline Park (snack, restrooms) before heading back across the Ravenswood and Dumbarton Bridges. A few stretches involve hard-packed gravel that, when dry, is suitable for road bikes.

Route:  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/33179813

Rain, significant chance of rain or poor riding condition cancels. A ride cancellation email will be sent to https://ffbc.groups.io/g/info/topics the morning of the ride if it is being cancelled (no email means the ride is on). If you are unsure of the ride status, call or text ride leader on the morning of the ride.

Barry Saeed:  baruch.saeed@gmail.com, 510-508-1187

Riders must follow California and County mask and distancing guidelines (https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/guidance-for-face-coverings.aspx).  Ride leaders are not responsible for enforcing these guidelines.  It is incumbent on riders to follow these guidelines to keep our cycling community safe.