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October 27, 2017

Denton-Decatur-Denton

Sunday 29 October 2017, 8:30 - 12:41

94km (Arrival between 12:26 - 13:12)

Leaving from Shift Coffee

Riding at 22.5 km/h for 4 hours and 11 minutes, with 6 checkpoints along the way and a 20-minute stop at Allsups halfway through

Sunday's Time Checks:

Ch...

October 14, 2017

Being alone, in a group of strangers, can be intimidating. You don’t know them; you might not see anything you know in a group of people you just met. I’ve heard stories about bicycle rides, from back in the “Golden Era,” that attempted to address this issue and make t...

October 13, 2017

94 kilometers in 4 hours and 15 minutes

Visiting Ponder, Dish, Stoney, Krum

400m of climbing, all at 22.5 km/h

Leaving from Shift Coffee at 8:30 on Sunday 15 October 2017

Access the route here:

https://www.komoot.com/invite-tour/23958390?code=sw5fdy-X83l_gWodl-anQK86d358uVt...

October 4, 2017

No. 13 is an out-and-back with a lot of big climbs, including the Wolfe Climb and David Fort, and visiting Ponder, Argyle, Bartonville, and Flower Mound. 

October 4, 2017

How far do you go?

On our weekly audax, we go 100km which is about 62 miles. But we are training to do 200km by finishing 100 better and fresher, more topped off with food and more confident about how "normal" 5 hours on the bike is. 

How fast do you go?

We try to keep a...

October 2, 2017

Brian, Joe and Lee start to pack up after a snack break in Sanger, TX

Gary, already there in his mind

Joe, Brian and Gary post natural break, feeling light

Scott in blue, and Lee settles into his first audax

Denton Bicycle Center riders in the sun

Beautiful day for a ride!

C...

September 29, 2017

The Denton Audax Turkeys invite you!

Leaving from Shift Coffee at 8:30 this Sunday morning

Crossing the dam; visiting Aubrey, Sanger, Bolivar, and Krum; and doing it all in 4 hours and 25 minutes.

#americanaudax  

Out 428 to Main St.

Saint John's to 455, across the dam

Throu...

September 25, 2017

  1. We left with 6 eager riders perfectly on time.

  2. Finding a good rhythm early, we got to the next stop 2 minutes ahead of schedule. 

  3. By the second stop, we were down to 5 riders but still up 2 minutes, possibly thanks to our first rolling natural break! The wind was startin...

September 22, 2017

The Denton Audax Turkeys present...
Audax No. 11
Sun 24 Sept 2017 8:30-12:55
98km starting from Shift Coffee 

To complete this audax, we will need at least 4 riders to start, at least 3 riders to finish, and we have to be back to the Denton town square no sooner than 12:25...

September 20, 2017

After 10 weeks of audax in Denton, here's a summary of what we've done so far.

  • Our record of success is 7/10

  • 703 audax kilometers (308 missed kilometers)

  • After more than 31 hours of audax, we are +16 minutes off our planned total time. That's less than 3 minutes per audax

  • ...

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