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Tuesday, Apr. 17 – 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. – The Track at the Nashville Fairgrounds SpeedwayIt looks like a warm and dry evening, so we’ll be at the Track this Tuesday.  The Track is open to HBC members and one-time visitors.  In contrast to our other Club rides, we are compelled to limit the Track to HBC members because the Club is charged a handsome fee each time we use the Speedway.  In the interests of safety, please pass through the big gate and park in the rear instead of at the front entrance.

As always, this is the HBC’s most unique event, drawing large crowds of riders who can participate in a fast paceline or take it calmly in the outer lanes.  All riders at the Track must strictly observe the rules for riding there, which are specifically designed to enhance the safety and enjoyment of all participants.  Remember – Lane 1 is for those riding at 22 mph or faster, and Lane 2 is for those riding at 17 mph or faster.  Slower riders should be in the outer lanes.  In Lanes 1 and 2, ride on the line and pass only on the right.  Please review and follow these rules carefully:
Track Rules

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Date:
April 17, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Nashville Speedway
625 Smith Avenue
Nashville, TN 37204 United States
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Mission

 

The Harpeth Bike Club promotes safe, friendly and fun cycling in Middle Tennessee.