"Apparently, that was part of the infrastructure improvement for the Olympic games, although no Olympic events were planned over that trail.
Rio has much bigger problems to contend with as far as preparing for the Olympic games.
Want to know about the greatest off-road in the city? Haven't got the time to devote a whole day to roof-racking out the the next big Gravel Ride? Join us for some good times in short time. A few hours is all it takes to get 'out there'. We'll be covering a loop on the west side that could double as the next Chi-Cross-Cup course this go-round. Two hours of riding with time to screw around.See More
Do you enjoy riding smooth crushed limestone or find the North Branch Trail's parallel dirt paths irresistible? Hardcore enough to tackle the Dirty Kanza 200 or Trans Iowa 300? All of the above? Somewhere in between? Then this group is for you! Post and discuss anything related to riding crunchy or loose surfaces.See More
Start the New Year on the right foot with the Chicago Cycling Club's annual New Year's Day ride. Neither snow, sleet, ice nor hangovers will prevent an intrepid group of cyclists from riding on the first day of the year 2015. Embark on a 10-12 mile cycling odyssey that includes the obligatory breakfast/brunch stop at a restaurant in a great Chicago neighborhood.Again this year, the ride will start in West Town at the Eckhart Park field house (which will not be open). We will return to this…See More
I was wondering if you saw that documentary trailer and I assumed you knew the Gnarley dudes the movie profiled. Any time you see the Bad Monkey bus stop in and see if I'm around. You'll also see Bad Monkey's on the road and in the beer gardens, you simply can't miss us.