Product warning: Schwalbe is alerting riders about defective Ultremo R clincher tires (not a formal recall). Due to a problem in the manufacturing process, the affected tires' casing can bulge and blow out. The company puts it this way: "The tires need to be replaced immediately.
The forks on 260 of these bicycles, sold by REI, can separate from the steerer tube, causing the rider to lose control. Two crashes have been reported, resulting in a fractured clavicle, broken teeth, facial damage and head injuries.
Cycling in the summer can be about casual riding, sprinting, spinning, big-ring hammerfests or what ever your chosen type of riding is. The BCC was founded for the sole purpose to network cyclists. It has grown into a successful club which accommodates Riders at almost all skill/fitness levels. Everyone should be able to participate and have fun at their respective levels.
Start time is 8:00am early season, 7:00am as days get longer. Route distances vary from 55-120km and several pace groups are available. Saturday morning rides focus on a social vibe.
Rides will start around sunrise. Rotating routes will focus on distances from 55-160km. Remote start rides outside the GTA.
Advanced Turbo Tuesdays
For this ride, advanced group riding and bike handling skills are required. You must also be aware of your limitations. Riding speed is 35kph+.
Starts at 5:40am. This ride includes Bayview, pottery rd, redway other local hills.