Half Fast Weekend Rides 18th and 19th January

May 22, 2007
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Up the Edogawa to Chiba (Saturday January 18th)

Ride Description: Down to the bay via Tsukiji, and then over to Kasai Rinkai, before turning up the Edogawa to an intriguingly diverse-stocked 7-11 for lunch. We then travel over to the Arakawa and a quick blast down to the bay again before home for a quick pint.

Starting point & Time: Roppongi Hills Grand Hyatt 09:30

Leader Contact Info: Warren Preen / o8o2oo58654 (no texts) / warren.preen at nomura.com

Level of difficulty:Intermediate

Distance: 91km

Finish time: 16:00 (approx)

Route / Map: on ridewithGPS

Equipment: Spare tubes, lights, water, proper clothing, and ensure bike is ready for the journey. Nobsock.

Exclusions: Not a beginners ride – this ride is long and flat so will suit people used to regularly cycling 75km+

Go / No Go: If raining 1 hour prior to start time ride is cancelled.

Notes: Ride will finish at the August Beer Club nr Grand Hyatt​

Odaiba Beginners (Saturday January 18th)

James will lead our classic 15 km trundle to the bar at Odaiba by the beach. Watch the world go by for a while, then come back. Total 30 km. Possible recovery beers. James Wee Tel: o9o28744848 Email: sw08023jp at yahoo.co.jp​

Tama Loop (Sunday January 19th)

Ride Description: Tamagawa Loop (it's the name of a river)

Out of central Tokyo via Ebisu and Komazawa. Hit the river at Futago-bashi. Head seaward until just after R15 then a cool urban route to Tokyo Bay. Break at the same spot as the Haneda ride, then back to Roppongi Hills.

Starting point & Time: Roppongi Hills Grand Hyatt 10:30

Leader Contact Info: Salvatore Salvino / o9o7816-4612 / salvatoresalvino at me.com

Level of difficulty: Intermediate

Distance: 55 km

Finish time: 15:00 (Approximately)

Route / Map: Tamagawa Loop

Equipment: Spare tubes, lights, water, proper clothing, and ensure bike is ready for the journey.

Exclusions: Not a beginners ride but if you have completed 2+ beginners rides this is the next level to try.

Go / No Go: If raining 1 hour prior to start time ride is cancelled.

Notes: Ride will finish at the August Beer Club​
 
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