Series Summary

Note: Some series start later early in the season. Check the calendar.

Series Social Rides

Monday Recreational Rides

Mondays at 6:30 p.m.

We’ll start with 16-18 km on mostly paved paths and roads, then increase to about 40 km, with a stop for coffee and snacks. As we start in Rundle Park, we always begin with a climb out of the river valley.

Monday Meanderings

Mondays at 6:30 p.m. starting again July 31

Need a nice leisurely ride to recover from a hectic weekend? Join other cyclists to explore a mix of multi-use trails, country roads and residential streets including a variety of hills and flat terrain .

County and Urban Tuesday Rides

Tuesday at 6 p.m. Finished for the season

Get to know some of our nice rural and urban roads all around Edmonton. This bi-weekly fast paced social ride series offers cyclists 40km to 70k ride progressions as our summer days get longer.

Mercato Gelato Rides

Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Finished for the season

Explore the roads and paths in and around St Albert ending with a treat at Italian Bakery’s Mercato.

Wahoo Wednesdays

Wednesdays at 3 p.m. Finished for the season

These mid-afternoon rides will alternate between some of our favourite rural roads in the west end and more hilly city routes, mostly on quiet roads.

Thursday Longer Recreational Rides

Thursdays at 10 a.m. Finished for September. Watch for pop-ups in October

These are longer social rides with stops to chat/regroup and have a bite. Though not training rides we, will move at a pace sufficient to cover distances starting at 30 km and going to 80 – 100 km later.

City Cross Country Rides

Thursday at 6:00 p.m. Finished for the season

We’re in the city but on dirt trails going cross country. Sometimes we ride bits of asphalt to connect to the more enjoyable ups and downs of dirt trails. Anyone with a mountain or fat bike is welcome on these non-technical, no drop rides. E-mountain and e-fat bikes are welcome.

Friday Quiet Roads

Fridays at 10 a.m.

These will be more relaxed rides for veterans of road cycling and for cyclists with experience on urban bike paths who want to try rural routes.

Friday Night Lights

Fridays at 6:30 p.m. Finished for the season

Want to get the weekend started early? These rides will limber you up for the weekend as we test out locally owned café/bakeries.

Loop de Loop Saturdays

Saturdays at 10 a.m. Finished for this season

If you haven’t ridden for a while, need a recovery ride after the previous killer or just like to gawk, these no-drop rides are for you. We’ll have two short routes. After the first, call it quits or head out on the second.

Sunday Social Rides

Sundays at 10 a.m.

Similar to Friday Quiet Roads, this ride will progress to longer distances in the summer. It is a no drop ride with coffee and socializing during or after the ride.

Series Training Rides

Note: All training series are finished for the season. However, there are still lots of rides going out when smoke and weather permit.

Outbacks

Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Finished for the season

Where are you on the super-jock to just-off-the-couch continuum? Is this the training ride for you? YES, wherever you are on the continuum! We ride by time, not distance. You ride out as far as you can in the set time and then ride back to the start. These rides ran in April, May and June but have now ended for this season. Look for pop-ups.

Stamina Builder Ultime

Saturdays (time varies through season) Finished for the season

A training program for cyclists who want to progressively build endurance to complete 100k by July. This series does require a commitment to cycling during the week as both distance and pace increases weekly. This series ends in late July.

Stamina Builder Optimum

Sundays (time varies through season) Finished for the season

A training program for cyclists looking at increasing their endurance and building independent riding skills. These Sunday morning rides enable member riders to progressively build stamina to complete 60km rides comfortably by the end of June. This series ends in late July.

Stamina Builder Enduro

Sundays (time varies through season) Finished for the season

This series is a training program for very experienced cyclists looking at increasing their endurance to complete 160k. This series ends in late July.