Date: Sunday, June 10, 2012 At 07:00:00 AM
Duration: 8 Hours
Sunday, June 10, 2012
SEVEN HILLS WHEELMEN presents:
KING'S TOUR OF THE QUABBIN - Rutland, Mass
Bicycle 62, 100 or 125 miles on a challenging road route around
the Quabbin Reservoir, a pristine jewel in the heart of Massachusetts.
Not much traffic -- plenty of hills.
All rides start from Naquag Elementary School,
Route 122A (Main Street), Rutland, Mass.
7 a.m. DOUBLE METRIC CENTURY (200 km = 125 miles)
8 a.m. CENTURY (100 miles)
9 a.m. METRIC CENTURY (100 km = 62 miles)
RAIN OR SHINE
Entry fee $15-$25.
Preregister online by June 7,
Entry fee covers cue sheet, arrowed route, snacks.
Helmets are required.
Updated FAQ will be e-mailed to preregistrants in early June.
More information: Lynne Tolman, 508-831-0301, LTolman@LTolman.org,
or Peter Howard, 508-799-BIKE (2453)
Description, unofficial maps & cue sheets, and registration:
Directions to Naquag School in Rutland, Mass.:
Interstate 190 to Exit 2;
Follow signs to Holden (but don't take Ararat Street;
go west on West Mountain Street/Doyle Street, left onto Shrewsbury Street, right onto Main Street/Route 122A);
Stay on Route 122A north into Rutland. School is at top of hill on left.
Alternate directions to Naquag School in Rutland, Mass.:
Interstate 290 to Exit 13 (Kelley Square, Vernon Street, Worcester);
Go north on Route 122 about 10 miles to center of Paxton;
Turn right on Route 56 north to Rutland center (about 5 miles);
Turn left onto Route 122A north. School is about 1/2 mile on your left.
The Better World Club offers bicycle-only and car-and-bike membership, including insurance and free roadside assistance. Better World Club offers VBPC members a 10% discount on new membership. The VBPC receives a donation for every new sign-up.