2014 LAMBRA USA CYCLING
4 PERSON TEAM TRIAL CHAMPIONSHIP - SATURDAY AUGUST 9TH ( FLYER )
THE ALAN KELLY CRITERIUM - SUNDAY AUGUST 10TH (FLYER)
2013 Ride Yellow
A ride classification gives you important information about the type of ride listed. The most difficult rides are rated Class A and progressively go to less difficult. So, please read the specific ride description which tells you what the ride leader plans to do. If you have any questions whether a particular ride is for you, contact the ride leader (that's why the leader's contact information is always in the ride description on the schedule).
If this is your first ride with BCC, we suggest that you start at a level of difficulty that is lower than what you think you can do. You can always move up to a more difficult class. We want you to enjoy your rides with BCC and also become a better, faster rider.
||20+ mph average on flat terrain
*Must have good paceline technique
||15-20 mph average on flat terrain
||10-14 mph average on flat terrain
Types of Rides Offered
Regular Weekday/Weekend Rides /Individual Rides- BCC sponsors various bicycle rides of 20 to 100 miles. Many of these rides are scenic inspiring rides, often with rest/snack stops and good company. Increasingly, they are multi-level rides, allowing groups of different ride abilities to have the same great ride experience at their own pace and rendezvous at the rest stops.
After the daylight savings time change, a mid-week non-club/informal short after-work ride is planned on Wednesday nights for those who have the time. We also list last-minute rides on a continuing basis on our BCC forum! These rides and meeting locations are for those folks who want to ride but cannot make the regularly scheduled club ride. We call these additional rides our Ad Hoc/Add On Rides and are added to the forum as posted by the users on this web site.
Turtle Rides and Instructional Riding Class for New Riders- Class begins with a basic safety and bike check. Instruction on the fundamentals of group riding and gear shifting will be given along the route. We will ride on the same route initially as the scheduled club ride. One or two experienced instructors lead each ride and there is plenty of time for questions and answers. No one is left behind. BCC offers this ride and class on the first ride on each month and is identified on the ride schedule by a picture of a turtle.
Bayou Country Cyclists, Inc. (BCC) is a non-profit corporation that was founded in December 1993 as an affiliate (#2083033) of the League of American Bicyclists (LAB).
The Club’s purpose is to provide weekly bicycling activities for its members, to educate them in the rules of safe bicycling, to educate the public to the legal rights of bicyclists (Louisiana Traffic Laws, R.S. 32:191) and to advance bicycling as a recreational and sports activity as well as an alternative mode of transportation. In addition, BCC tries to make contributions to local charities or non-profit organizations where its members live, work and ride their bikes in an effort to help promote cyclists as good citizens of the community.
The Green Team
|Club Ride: LVR |
DATE: Wednesday, September 03, 2014
TIME: 6:00 pm
PLACE: NSU REC Center
|Lake Verret ride|
DATE: Saturday, September 06, 2014
TIME: 6:30 am
PLACE: Rouses parking lot (Thib)
|Crescent City Century|
DATE: Saturday, September 27, 2014
PLACE: Covington LA
|Bike MS: Louisiana DAY 1|
DATE: Saturday, October 04, 2014
PLACE: SLU in Hammond, MS
|Bike MS: Louisiana DAY 2|
DATE: Sunday, October 05, 2014
PLACE: Percy Quin State Park, McComb, MS
|2014 Team Livestrong Challenge Austin|
DATE: Sunday, October 19, 2014
PLACE: Austin, TX