Join us for our last socializer of the spring on TUESDAY, April 7 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Walnut Street Winery in Rochester! Members and potential members are encouraged to attend. Optional ride to the Winery on the scheduled Show-n-Go from IDOT. As April 7 is also Election Day, don’t forget to vote.
The first SBC Great Cycling Challenge of the 2015 season will be held on Sunday, April 26, starting at Rochester Station at 9:00 a.m. (NOTE TIME).
The Annual Awards Banquet took place on January 23rd. Thanks to Social Chair Julie Ann Love and Incentive Chair Stephen Paca for arranging a great event and a fun evening.
Some of the highlights of the evening were:
- presentation of Challenge Awards (see the 2014 Challenge Results and Wall of Fame)
- presentation of the Spinner Awards and the Grover Everett Award, won for the second year in a row by Charlie Witsman
and of course:
- the NoBell Award, presented to cyclist and volunteer extraordinaire Jim Hajek.
Photos of the event are posted on the SBC flickr site and Harv Koplo's Year in Review slideshow is available onlline:
Photos from the ride ant the post-ride photo booth are posted in the 2014 Capital City Century collection of the CCC Flickr site.
Sharing the cycling experience is what makes riding more enjoyable and one of the reasons that the Springfield Bicycle Club (SBC) sponsors rides virtually every day of the year. Members have come to appreciate the wide variety of destinations, distances and pace to accommodate cyclists of different abilities and skill levels. [more]