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North Meets South - New Hope: Option 1 (C group)
Description: This is our 4th year - This 51 mile with 1600 feet option will take you to Hillsborough Township to meet up with the Major Taylor Central Jersey club. Options 2, 3 & 4 head to Lumberville, PA to have lunch with PhillyMTCC. Consider this a modified version of the New Hope Ride.
Wear Ocean Blue Club Kit or a Major Taylor kit
There are 4 options...you pick your poison! Options 2, 3 & 4 head to New Hope.
Option 1 (NO meet up with Philly) 7:00 AM wheels hit pavement
You start in Millburn and cycle 25 miles to the Conoco Gas Station, 1008 Amwell Road, Hillsborough Township, NJ 08844 (intersection of route 533 and Amwell Road). You will have the opportunity to greet members of Major Taylor Central Jersey before YOU return back to Millburn. This option will give you 51 miles with 1600 feet of elevation, just enough to get the HR up.
Please download the route. Although Gina is listed as the ride leaders, she will be heading to New Hope. You will have to use the route navigation link to get you back to Millburn.
We roll at 7:00 AM PROMPT! If you arrive at 7:01 AM meet us along the route.
Ride Location: The Millburn Clock Tower
Meet Time: 6:45 AM Roll out Time: 7:00 AM
Ride Category: C (average pace 13-15)
Ride Leader: Michael Lee
Parking Instructions Options 1 & 2: It's Saturday, so you will have to pay for parking if you use the Municipal Parking Lot/Garage. There is free parking at the Millburn Public Library. Park facing the street leaving the middle spaces for those visiting the Library.
Cancellations: Check the MTCCNJ Rides & Activities WhatsApp chat group (members only) for last minute updates or the Major Taylor Cycling Club of New Jersey private Facebook Group, for everyone else.
COVID-19: To minimize the spread of the virus we ask that all register from the website to avoid a paper sign in sheet at the start of the ride.
All riders must register for the ride. Let's roll out on time by registering before you arrive. This helps to quicken the check in process.
GPS Ride Link: Short Route w/o Philly 51
Saturday, May 28, 2022, 6:45 AM until 1:00 PM
Millburn Clock Tower
26 Main Street
Millburn, NJ 07041
Registration is required
Please be sure to wear your club kit, bring your helmet, a spare inner tube, CO2 cartridge, bike pump, cell phone and a pleasant attitude.
Front and rear lights are recommended for this ride. The ride will NOT take place in rain or wet roads
Safety is our priority:
- Wear face covering/mask
- If you are sick, please stay home
- Avoid touching other riders
- Practice safe distancing at all times (6' rule)
- Bring your own hand sanitizer