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Bud is Back - Budís Lite Ride!




The Basics:
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: White   Bike: Bud is Back  - Budís Lite Ride!  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Apr 30 2016  11:00 am >> Sat, Apr 30 2016 3:00 pm
Registration Opens: Wed, Feb 17 2016 8:00 am
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Apr 30 2016 10:45 am
Event Duration:4 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Distance:31 Miles
Pace:Moderate
Trip Leader(s):
Tom Jarosz (Juh'rose)
Trena
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:14
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 17 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

This is a fun, scenic, fat burning, and low traffic country bike ride starting at the Budweiser Plant in Cartersville, GA.  They allow bike riders to park at the plant and ride several different distance options they have marked out: 14, 31, 60, 100.  Our plan is to do the 31 mile route with a moderate pace.  There are hills, some more challenging, please note: this is NOT a flat greenway or Silver Comet ride. We will plan to stay together as a group.

We recommend a road bike although you can ride a hybrid.

Budweiser lets riders park in the lot to the right.  Park on the side away from the factory along the edge of the lot (they are closed on Sundays). Please do not litter, do not change in the open and do not pee in their bushes.

Optional - we may meet up for lunch after the ride in Cartersville

NOTES:

1.For safety, helmet required to be worn during this event.  No helmet, no bike ride. 

2. Wear light or bright colored clothing and working lights on both front and back of your bike for visibility.

3. Weather will most likely be cooler so we recommend a beanie type hat under your helmet to cover your ears, gloves for your hands, and layers of clothing suitable for riding.


Required Items to Bring:

There is no water or bathrooms along the route so we suggest bringing your own water or Gatorade and snacks.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

Water or Gatorade, snacks as needed.

Extra tube, CO2 cartridge or small pump.


How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Address:  100 Busch Drive NE, Cartersville, GA

Directions:  North on I-75 to Cartersville-White Road exit, EXIT 296.  Keep right and take the ramp towards White. Merge onto Cassville White Road NE. Turn right onto Old Cass White. Old Cass White becomes Busch Dr NE.


Notes:
* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.


Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.