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Welcome to the Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society

 

The Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society has been active in Ann Arbor and the surrounding communities for over forty years. We organize numerous rides each week for cyclists of many different skill levels and interests.  Our signature event is the long running "One Helluva Ride" which takes place each year in July.

We also support, and many of our members are active in, numerous cycling advocacy, safety, and charitable groups throughout the greater Ann Arbor area.  Look at the rest of our site for rider guidelines and calendars, and bicycle news in general.

Hope to see you at one of our rides soon.

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Gary Oak becomes the newest member of the elite 100,000 mile club.


Induction ceremony, September 7, 2019, at Wheeler Park

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Lost & Found -- OHR 2019

FOUND
• Helmet – Nishiki, black/gray/white
• Apple iphone – white, found on M52 where 62 mile route comes in. Does not power up.
• Glasses – prescription, gray/brownish frames
• Sunglasses – brown frames with bling
• Mirror – Take-a-Look
• Mirror – Plastic, fits on helmet
• Mirror – fits in end of handlebar
• Pump – Bell Airstrike 500, with gauge
• Taillight – Blackburn, clip-on
• Socks – 2019 OHR socks, still in package, Large. 
Found in fairgrounds parking lot
• Gloves – Ergo (air), black/white/faded red, Large.
• Glove – Right hand, Perlizumi, black/red, XL.
• Water bottle – White with commemorative CCCP picture, Specialized.
• Clete cover – Zero
 
LOST
• Burgundy folding chair storage bag, lost at Fairgrounds. Belongs to Pete Kappus 734-424-9039.
• Jacob Henriksen has lost his jersey (LG) and socks (Med)
 
Message us ("Send a Message" in Facebook) if it is you item.
Contact Dan Harrison a2dan@sbcglobal.net or
https://www.facebook.com/onehelluvaride/posts/2582921565053673

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Get the AABTS Mobile apps for iOS (Apple iPhones) and Android devices are ready to install and use on your mobile devices - phones and tablets.

You may follow the link appropriate to your device below to begin installation:

 iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=1236283590&mt=8
 Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.memberleap.AABTappforaabt 

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The links above will take you to more information about our club. Go to our ride calendars page to view our schedule of rides. We invite every cyclist to become a member; however you are not required to be a member to participate in an AABTS ride. New club memberships purchased after September 1 of any year are good through December 31 of the following year. Come ride with us!

 

 

 

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Ride Calendar

Events Feed

 

Cross Country USA Bike Tour

September 19, 2019

The Bucket List Trip
Back by popular demand! We are excited to bring back our epic southern...

 

Gravel Roads Ride (Thursdays: September 8am; October & November 10am)

September 19, 2019

Ride the gravel and paved roads with destinations West as determined by the riders.

begin...

 

Jackson County Ride, Cavanaugh Lake Start (Thursdays 9:00am)

September 19, 2019

Enjoy some of our favorite roads when traffic is low. Ride the area from Leslie to Mason, Munith, Webberville...

 

Far East Fringe Thursday 9:00AM Ride

September 19, 2019

Ride Hines Park or alternate route on roads west of Plymouth.
A / B / C Rides.  30 +...