The party will held at Village Pizza , 4266 Corrales Rd., Corrales. Pizza (including gluten-free and vegetarian choices), salad and iced tea / soft drinks provided, beer and wine are self-pay. There will also be party games and favors for participants, organized again this year by Dorothy Brethauer. A good time will be had by all!
Date: Sunday, October 26
Time: 6:00 PM
Please RSVP to Barbara Titus if you plan to attend and if you are bringing a guest by October 20.
The event was well organized and ran smoothly. Weather was ideal. A number of NMTS members rode in the tour.
Those helping at the rest stop: Gerald Martinez, Betty, his wife, Hal Stevens, Dianne Cress, Bill Thompson, Will Ferrell.
Food Stop at Hubble House
2014 Tour de Pumpkin - Family Bicycle Tour of Rio Rancho
Saturday, September 27th, 2014 - 7:30 AM. Rides of 10, 25 and 40 miles start from Loma Colorado Park in Rio Rancho. The 2014 Tour de Pumpkin is organized by the Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department in concert with the Sandoval County Cycling Club.
Registration is $10 for adults and $5 for riders under 18. The cost is $2 more per rider after September 20th. The tour includes the ride on Saturday with maps, rest stops, mechanical and sag support, a water bottle, a drawstring backpack (to pre-registered riders) and more!
In-person registration and early packet pick-up will be on Friday, September 26th at the Rio Rancho Aquatic Center, 745 Loma Colorado Blvd. from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Ride start, in-person registration and late packet pick-up will be from 6:30 - 8:00 AM at Loma Colorado Park on Loma Colorado. Cyclists can start the ride after 7:30 AM. There will not be a mass start. All cyclists should be on the road by 8:30 AM. Routes will be swept for remaining riders at 11:00 AM.
The Tour de Pumpkin was created by the Sandoval County Cycling Club to support the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) program in Sandoval County. The 2014 Tour is organized by the City of Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation & Community Services and takes cyclists on scenic roads around Rio Rancho. To register and for more information call the Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department at (505) 891-5015, go to the City Website at ci.rio-rancho.nm.us, or go to www.SandyCycling.org.
Check out all the maps that will be in the new NMTS route library on Ride With GPS! There are almost 70 routes listed for you to view and download. Go to http://www.ridewithgps.com/groups/NMTS to see them all.