MAFW July 2024 Newsletter Available

Hi Freewheelers,

Wishing you and your family a very safe & Happy July 4th holiday!

Watch the website to see information on upcoming events, communication from our club president and ride coordinator, and ride guidelines.

Our Social Coordinator, John Storey, is always in need of your help for a number of our activities. Please email if you are interested:

MAFW has 2 main guidelines or mottos that riders and ride leaders should follow:

  1. Nobody rides alone including the ride leader
  2. Ride leader sweeps for all rides except B and faster

Just a reminder that the July 2024 edition of our NL is online. To read: click

What’s in this issue:

  1. Revolutionary Ramble 15 Moves to RVCC and Goes International! – Jay Marowitz
  2. Morris Area Freewheelers Foundation’s CPR & First Aid Course Update – Rob Greenberg
  3. Connect with the MAF Bike Club on Social Media – Tracy Brown
  4. Candidates Needed – Mark Jay
  5. Ride Coordinator Update
  6. President Update
  7. Welcome New Members
  9. BTCNJ Ramapo RallyTubeless Tire Maintenance – Tony Marchand
  10. The Lewisburg Spring Weekend – Roy Fischman
  11. Gettysburg Fall Weekend October 25 – 27
  12. An Accessible International Bucket List Ride … Le Tour de L’Ile de Montreal – Drew Thraen
  13. HORSEY 100 MAY 24-26, 2024 – Manny Coelho
  14. Two Clubs – One Ride – Paul Malinowski & Amy Avitabile
  15. Photo Gallery
  16. 2024 Calendar
  17. Roy’s Penn Dutch Weekend October 4 – 6, 2024
  18. Poet’s Corner (My Tour de France) – John J. Burns
  19. MAF Bike Adventures 2024 See website for more detail
  20. Cycling Guides by Mark Jay
  21. People Cycling
  22. Safety by Paul Malinowski
  23. Club Sponsors
  24. Club Officers

Enjoying your E-bike, trike, gravel bike? Let’s hear about your experience.

Folks, many of you have taken some interesting trips this year or in the past. So why not share your stories & photos with fellow club members?

We welcome any articles that you feel would be of interest. WHEN YOU HAVE A SPARE MOMENT, PLEASE SEND ME A STORY AND PICTURES OF YOUR BICYCLING ADVENTURES. Submit any information by the 24th of the preceding month at the following email address:

If you have any issues with your login credentials, please contact Membership Coordinator Betsy Eastwood at the following email address:

Periodically Rob Greenberg will be instructing a no-cost CPR course sponsored by the Morris Area Freewheelers Foundation. For those interested, you can contact Rob by phone at 973-334-0125 or by email at for the next available session and more information.

Good Reading. Thanks,

Patricia Kipp

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