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Conquer The Coast in Corpus Christi – September 26th

September 24, 2009

We are participating in this year’s Conquer The Coast in Corpus Christi.  conquer the coast photo 2

This ride can accommodate beginner & intermediate level riders with a 25 or 65 mile routes.  Several of us will do the 25 mile route.  Several of us will attempt the 65 mile route & sag (get picked up) before the 65 mile mark.

  • 65 mile ride starts at 7:30am
  • 25 mile ride starts at 8:00am

Brief Description:
The 6th Annual Conquer the Coast™ ride takes cyclists on a tour of the beautiful Corpus Christi coast. Join us on September 26, 2009 for a 25-mile cruise ride or a 65-mile ride with music and festivities. The 65-mile cyclists have an opportunity to compete in the Toughest 18-miles in Texas Time Trial along their route.padre 4

25 – Mile Cruise: $30.00
65 – Mile Ride: $40.00
65 + Time Trial – Mile Ride: $50.00

Start Location will be at the Whataburger Field:  734 E. Port Ave. in Corpus Christi, Texas

padre 1We will be registering the day of the ride.  San Antonio’s Ride Like A Girl & Ridin’ With The Girls will be participating in this excellent ride for the enjoyment (it’s one of our favorites) & as part of our preparation for the BIKE MS Alamo Ride To The River!

Some of us will head down on Friday & join up for dinner in Corpus Christi.  Call 210-683-0831 when you get in.

Saturday morning we’ll get up early, have a quick breakfast in our hotels & be off to the ride.padre 2

After the ride, we’ll eat lunch & nap at our hotels.  Saturday afternoon we’ll have some surf/ boogie board clinics at Bob Hall Pier.

Saturday evening we will be BBQing on the beach at 6PM, with a bonfire & Fire-Spinning demos. 

Sunday we plan on an early breakfast followed by swimming/surfing in Port A.  Some other options are fishing off the pier in the early morning or a scenic bike ride along the coastal road.

padre 3Guy, Veronica & Cass be staying at the Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort

Holiday Inn SunSpree Resort

 Some others will stay in condos on Windward Road

4 Comments leave one →
  1. Jason Bowker permalink
    September 25, 2009 9:09 pm

    Have lots of fun! Wish we were there – maybe next year!

  2. mistery cyclists permalink
    September 27, 2009 9:23 pm

    Who is planning to go to Garden State Park?

  3. Letty Dietes permalink
    September 29, 2009 8:59 pm

    I am riding Garner State Park on October 10th (River Region Classic). Who else is riding that ride?


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