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King's Tour of the Quabbin (Massachusetts 6/9/07)
« on: April 16, 2007, 07:49:19 pm »
Feel free to put this notice in your bike club newsletter or web site. Short version first, longer one below.
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June 9, 2007 -- KING'S TOUR OF THE QUABBIN, 62, 100 or 125 miles, staggered start/finish (9:00/8:00/7:00 a.m.) at Naquag Elementary School, Route 122A, Rutland, Mass., rain or shine; $10 (no preregistration -- pay at the start). Hilly! More info: www.sevenhillswheelmen.org/centuries.htm, 508-831-0301.
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www.sevenhillswheelmen.org
SEVEN HILLS WHEELMEN presents:

KING'S TOUR OF THE QUABBIN

Saturday, June 9, 2007

Bicycle 62, 100 or 125 miles on a challenging road route around the Quabbin Reservoir, a pristine jewel in the heart of Massachusetts.
Not much traffic -- plenty of hills.

All rides start from Naquag Elementary School,
Route 122A (Main Street), Rutland, Mass.

7 a.m. DOUBLE METRIC CENTURY (200 km = 125 miles)
8 a.m. CENTURY (100 miles)
9 a.m. METRIC CENTURY (100 km = 62 miles)
RAIN OR SHINE

Pay at the start (register anytime 6:30-8:55 a.m.) Entry fee $10.
NO PREREGISTRATION
Entry fee covers cue sheet, arrowed route, snacks.
Helmets are required.

More information: Lynne Tolman, 508-831-0301, LTolman@LTolman.org
Description, profile, map & cue sheet:
http://www.sevenhillswheelmen.org/centuries.htm

Directions:
Interstate 190 to Exit 2;
Follow signs to Holden (but don't take Ararat Street;
 go west on West Mountain Street/Doyle Street, left onto Shrewsbury Street, right onto Main Street/Route 122A);
Stay on Route 122A north into Rutland. School is at top of hill on left.

Alternate directions:
Interstate 290 to Exit 13 (Kelley Square, Vernon Street, Worcester);
Go north on Route 122 about 10 miles to center of Paxton;
Turn right on Route 56 north to Rutland center (about 5 miles);
Turn left onto Route 122A north. School is about 1/2 mile on your left.