Updated 6.6.2007

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 8th

Noon - Welcome visitors & locals mixer.
              Drinks, conversation, maps of event locations, announcements
              & late breaking details about the weekend's activities.
             At cycles de ORO Bike Shop, 1410 Mill Street

1 PM  - “Fun Fixie” Ride
              A casual 'round town jaunt! All sorts of bikes welcome but optimized for single or fixed gear.
              Starts & finishes at cycles de ORO Bike Shop, 1410 Mill Street

 

7 PM  - Charity Auction*
              Buffet dinner:
              Chicken Cacciatore~ roasted chicken, sauteed onions and mixed peppers (not spicy)
              in a marinara sauce over Fusilli pasta and
               Penne pasta in a tomato cream sauce with meatballs and mushrooms

               And an exciting auction showcasing mostly fine vintage or handmade bikes and goodies,
               and benefiting Operation Smile, a valuable well respected charity.
  

               1410 Mill Street (Next door to CDO, same space as last year)

Saturday, June 9th

9 AM  - Sight Seeing Ride
              A scenic tour of the city OR a fast paced "training ride" in the surrounding county!
              Lead by members of our host bike club, The Greensboro Velo Club.
              Starts & finishes at cycles de ORO.

Noon - Seminars*
              Presentations by leading vintage and traditional cycling experts.

              Hilary Stone, Bristol England
              Darrell McCulloch of Llewllyn Frames, Australia.
              Alexander Von Tutschek, Bath England
              Sasha White of Vanilla Cycles, Portland, Oregon 
              Includes a box lunch:
              Chicken Caesar rollup w/roasted chicken, parmesan cheese and lettuce in a tortilla wrap,
              Turkey basil vinaigrette rollup w/ turkey lettuce, tomato, cheddar jack cheese tossed
               w/tomato in a tortilla.
               All with chips & cookie.
               Vegetarian rollup option... 
              Taking place at  1410 Mill Street (Next door to cycles de ORO, same space as last year)           

7 PM  - Banquet*
              "Sit down" dinner, drinks, key note speaker Brett Horton (The Horton Collection and
Cycling's
               Golden Age
) from San Francisco, California
                Presenting of awards including the prestigious Classic Rendezvous Vintage Bicycle Award.
               In the Painted Plate Banquet Hall, 2001 Church St, Greensboro. Limited to 140 seats.

Sunday, June 10th

8:30 AM - Tour de Guilford Rides*
              Scenic road and MTB rides. Register starting at 7:30 AM.
              Choice of road rides of 20, 30 or 62 miles that pass through 3 counties.
              Mountain trail rides on the northern perimeter of Greensboro.
              Lunch for all upon return.   Starts & finishes at the
Lewis Recreation Center

11 AM until 3 PM - Swap Meet, Hand built & Vintage Bicycle Show*
             The famous "Cirque" with vendors for all sorts of cycling goods and bikes for sale or swap,
             plus a stunning display of top level vintage and hand made traditional bicycles.
             Bike Show theme for 2007: "Pantographing, Drillium & Fancy Lugs: Those fascinating
             flights of cycling fancy!” 

             Many customer builders and aficionados in attendance. 
             Inside the
Lewis Recreation Center 3110 Forest Lawn Dr. Greensboro

Note: All events are "ala Carte" in that you may pick and choose those you would like to participate
        * These events each have an entry fee and are limited in seating.
See the Entry form
for prices, spots available.
Who's coming will tell you how many places are remaining.

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