Randonneuring Schedule

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Grey entries indicate Away events (non-Pittsburgh Randonneur, but of interest).
RUSA 101.1 km North Hills Populaire Shaler, PA, 09:00

  The spring populaire starts at Jim’s house (215 Lindenwood Dr Pittsburgh, PA  15209) in Shaler. It goes up to Saxonburg, crosses over to Brownsdale, down to Mars, and back to Shaler. A populaire is sanctioned similar to a brevet sanctioned by … Continued

ACP 200 km Kittens and Puppies 200K Shaler, PA, 07:00

From Jim’s house, we’ll make our way down to the trail in Millvale, and follow it down to the Ohio River Trail terminus behind the penitentiary. A brief jaunt up the hill will take us to the McKees Rocks Bridge, … Continued

ACP 300 km Kittens and Puppies 300K Neville Island, PA, 05:00

This route is part of our kinder, gentler “Kittens and Puppies” brevet series; a set of 100K, 200K, 300K, and 400K out-and-back routes starting in Pittsburgh, PA and heading towards Akron, Ohio. While certainly not flat, we’ve endeavored to minimize … Continued

ACP 200 km Pittsburgh-Weirton-Pittsburgh 200K Homestead, PA, 07:00

A kinder, gentler 200k, loosely based on a popular century route we devised in 2012 to explore some roads to the west of Pittsburgh. We’ll warm up along the shore of the Mon River and explore Pittsburgh’s riverside trail system, … Continued

Eric ~400 miles Crush the Commonwealth Point State Park (Pittsburgh), 05:00

A classic underground race across Pennsylvania. No support, no spectators, no prizes.

UMCA 12 hours Calvin’s Challenge Springfield, OH, 07:00

Organized by Larry Graham, this long-running 12-hour race is a great opportunity to test yourself.

ACP 400 km Pgh-Erie-Pgh 400K Mars, PA, 04:00

Reviving a classic route, the Pittsburgh-Erie-Pittsburgh 400K takes us from Cranberry, Pa to Erie and back. This is not an out-and-back; instead, we’ll head north through Evans City and Slippery Rock on our way to the first controle at the … Continued

ACP 300 km Minerva Cheese 300K Pittsburgh, PA, 06:00

Another ride from the archives, the Minerva Cheese Ride is so named because it passes by a delicious cheese maker in Minerva, OH.     The 300K starts at the Neville Island Park-n-Ride on Grand Ave, immediately under the I-79 … Continued

RUSA 101.1 km North Hills Populaire Shaler, PA, 09:00

The populaire starts at Jim’s house in Shaler. It goes up to Saxonburg, crosses over to Brownsdale, down to Mars, and back to Shaler. A populaire is sanctioned similar to a brevet sanctioned by Randonneurs USA, but is of less … Continued

ACP 400 km Kittens and Puppies Solstice 400 Jim's house, Shaler, PA, 21:00

This route is part of our kinder, gentler “Kittens and Puppies” brevet series; a set of 100K, 200K, 300K, and 400K out-and-back routes starting in Pittsburgh, PA and heading towards Akron, Ohio. While certainly not flat, we’ve endeavored to minimize … Continued

ACP 300 km Kittens and Puppies Solstice 300 Neville Island, PA, 05:00

This route is part of our kinder, gentler “Kittens and Puppies” brevet series; a set of 100K, 200K, 300K, and 400K out-and-back routes starting in Pittsburgh, PA and heading towards Akron, Ohio. While certainly not flat, we’ve endeavored to minimize … Continued

RUSA 200 Allegheny Mountains 200K Ohiopyle, PA, 07:00

This route is also known as an AMCUP (Allegheny Mountains Cruel and Unusual Punishment) route, and for good reason. The elevation gain alone (13,000+ feet) is nothing at which to sneer, and the surface includes some gravel and dirt roads, … Continued

Bicycle Times < 200 km Bicycle Times AdventureFest Raystown Lake, PA, 07:00

An adventurous weekend of riding under a canopy of spectacular fall foliage for Bicycle Times Adventure Fest at Lake Raystown Resort in Entriken, Pennsylvania, the weekend of October 9-11, 2015.