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8/27 A Class Southern Exposure: Nanjemoy Community Center

Tue, August 27, 2019 9:00 AM | Pete Czapiewski

Leader:  Pete Czapiewski


 Elizabeth Niles, Barb Haley, Andy Schuller, Tom Roberts, Sam Perry

Route:  38 miles, 1479 feet. Preview of part of the Indian Head 70 route - from Smallwood State Park to Pisgah. Rest stop at the Nanjemoy Community Center at 20 miles.  https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30921764. 

Weather: Overcast, low 70's. A few sprinkles.

AMS: 18.2 mph

Mechanicals/Mishaps:  Barb flatted on Hawthorne about 5 miles out. She had a pointy shard of glass stuck in the tire. Ride continued after quickly removing the glass and replacing the tube.

Report: We enjoyed the relatively cool weather and low winds today, resulting in speeds a little over the usual. The route was very nice, and we avoided any incidents except for one pickup truck that passed a little closely. Thanks to Jim Hudnall for coming up with this route and for listing the CC ride, which we latched on to.

Oxon Hill Bicycle and Trail Club
P.O. Box 81  
Oxon Hill, MD 20750-0081

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