Neighborhood Starting Locations & Times for The Rolling Spokes Bicycle Ride

Friday, June 19, 2015: 
The Rolling Spokes Bicycle Ride: Creating Community by Connecting Communities
Various neighborhood starting locations & starting times
Rides Arrive at Daley Plaza at 7:30 a.m. 


Slow Roll Chicago, in partnership with Active Transportation Alliance and the Chicago Cycling Club, present this ride to the Bike to Work Rally on Daley Plaza as a vehicle for social change. This is a coordinated, citywide ride with several neighborhood starting points throughout Chicago. All rides will coordinate their departure and travel times to arrive simultaneously at Daley Plaza for the Chicago Bike Week's Bike to Work Rally on Daley Plaza at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, June 19, 2015. Please represent in your Slow Roll Chicago gear or any red apparel (shirt, hoodie, jacket, etc.). 

Neighborhood Starting Locations & Times:  

Ride Leaders: Louis Knapp & Pete Manz
Ride Starting LocationThe Recyclery Collective
Address: 7628 N. Paulina St., Chicago, IL 60626
Phone: (773) 262-5900
Ride Start Time: 6am

Ride Leaders: Michael Young
Ride Starting LocationWest Town Bikes
Address: 2459 W. Division St., Chicago, IL 60622
Phone: (312) 656-1953
Ride Start Time: 7am

Ride Leaders: Gloria Tate
Ride Starting Location: South Shore Cultural Center
Address: 7059 South Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60649
Ride Start Time: 6:30am

Ride Leaders: Aaron Swanton
Ride Starting LocationBlackstone Bicycle Works
Address: 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773-241-5458
Ride Start Time: 6:45am

Ride Leaders: Luis Solares
Ride Starting LocationKozy's Cyclery
Address: 3255 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60618
Ride Start Time: 6:45am

Ride Leaders: Peter Taylor
Ride Starting LocationChicago State University
Address: 9500 S. St. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL 60628 (Meet at the corner of 95th & St. Lawrence)
Ride Start Time: 6am
Ride Note: This ride is a commute, not a tour. Please arrive on time by 6am with any needed equipment ready to roll. Average speed will be 12-14mph and total distance will be 12 miles. 

Check this website often as new starting locations & times will be added on a regular basis leading up to the ride on the morning of Friday, June 19. Please sign up as a Ride Leader HERE to lead your own ride from your designated starting location at your chosen start time:

Feel free to contact Oboi Reed with any questions at 708-831-3570 or oboi (at) slowrollchicago (dot) org.

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