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We are back in the saddle again.  The ride schedule is open!

Good morning, We are back in the saddle again.  The ride schedule is open! Many thanks to Gen Benfiglio, Arlene Whalen, Les Garber and Arnie Cohen for starting us up again by leading four rides yesterday in four different start points.  And we have six rides today led by Fred Bennett, Barb Delaney, Marty Siegel, …

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Follow the 4 C’s: Ride Schedule for soft opening June 15th!!

Members, We will have a soft opening of our Ride Schedule on June 15th.  Many of you will feel you need more time or information before you feel safe riding in a group.  Despite the Ride Schedule being open and active, if you are uncomfortable riding in a group under these conditions, don’t.  If you …

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We will have a soft opening of our Ride Schedule on June 15th.

To quote Governor Murphy, “data determine dates”. As of Monday, there have been 160,445 cases of COVID and 11,698 deaths from COVID in New Jersey.  This is almost as many as New Jersey lost on both fronts of World War 2. Today we are still seeing 81 deaths per day and 2610 people currently in …

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Message from the President: April 2nd

April 2, 2020 Hi All We all joined the Freewheelers for the bike riding.  But we stayed because it brought us into this wonderful community that is amazingly varied in interests, abilities and personalities. The basic idea of just wanting to ride hardly covers what we get by being a part of the amalgam that …

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Event Cancellations & Postponments

Imperative to check with event organizer. In addition to MAF club events there are a number of “Other Organizational Events” posted on our new Calendar. At this point some have already been cancelled with others slated as “Postponed”. For your planning and answers go to the specific website for that event.Other Organization Events

Immediate suspension of all MAF rides until further notice.

The Morris Area Freewheelers Board of Directors has immediately suspended all MAF rides until further notice.  This means the rides on the schedule for Wednesday March 18th will be cancelled. We will reevaluate the situation at the end of March depending on the guidance from local and national health officials at that time. We also believe …

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MAF 2021 Bike Adventure Information

MAF Bike Adventures The Club designates “as official” a number of cycling trips or one-day events each year. These are fun- neled through MAF “event coordinators“. However, all registrations and travel arrangements are up to each member. These events and trips are open to all members of the Club. If you are interested in becoming …

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How to Tell When You Need to Replace Your Helmet by Tony Marchand, M.D.

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How to Tell When You Need to Replace Your Helmet  By Anthony Marchand, M.D. based on an article by Michael Nystrom  Helmets today are a balance of protection, aerodynamics, ventilation and weight. But not all helmets are the same. Even those that carry the MIPS label are not equal in protection. Check out the latest …

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Calling all Photographers

Calling all PHOTOGRAPHERS Do you love to take photos while you ride?Do you pose at the beginning of rides or at the end for a group picture?If yes, please send me your photos with a brief description, and I will post on our social media accounts. You can send them directly to me. Safe cycling! …

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