FULLMOON BIKERIDE

Flyer : @eyelurk / @charliesearsco


Full Hunter’s Moon 🔪 October
Many moons ago, Native Americans named this bright moon for obvious reasons. The leaves are falling from trees, the deer are fattened, and it’s time to begin storing up meat for the long winter ahead. Because the fields were traditionally reaped in late September or early October, hunters could easily see fox and other animals that come out to glean from the fallen grains. Probably because of the threat of winter looming close, the Hunter’s Moon is generally accorded with special honor, historically serving as an important feast day in both Western Europe and among many Native American tribes.


#FMBR147

For our 147th Fullmoon Bikeride, we’re planning to meet at Golden Hill Park – one of our favorite meet up spots. We’ll take you on a nice little cruise from GHP over to Balboa Park’s Air & Space Museum so you can check out what we’ve got planned for our 8th annual Costume Crit !

One of the main reasons we originally started doing FMBRs was because the Fullmoon is the perfect, naturally occurring event to keep yourself in check and get ya ass off the couch and out on your bike. Studies consistently show that riding your bike improves mental health so snack up, helmet up, and join us on a little Fullmoon Bikeride.

Direct questions comments or concerns?

alphamail@theawarewolfs.com

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Since 2010, The Awarewolfs’ Fullmoon Bikerides, or AWLF FMBRs for short, are group bicycle rides that take place – you guessed it – every full moon! FMBRs are a great way to stay in tune with the lunar calendar and consistent occurrence that gets you off your couch to ride your bike! On these rides, we urge everyone to obey the rules of the road while on this ride and be as aware as possible. “Anyone and anybike” is welcome but, a fixed gear, road bike, ten speed, or mountain bike is the best to keep up. If you’re riding an E Bike – please be extra aware of fellow riders and lower your speed.

If you’re considering coming out on a ride for the first time, ultimately, before the ride, ensure YOU and YOUR BIKE are up for a medium paced ride. We recommend downloading the Critical Maps App on your phone – if you get separated from the group, use the app to find us!

Planning on driving to the meetup? Or coming from out of town?? These rides are typically A to B rides – we don’t really plan the ride back to where we started. What some riders do is park their car where our rides ends and riding to the meetup. May not work for everyone / every FMBR but hey – maybe it’ll give you an idea on how you can efficiently attend our next FMBR.


THE AWAREWOLFS FMBR GUIDELINES :

“We’re a pack. Not a mass.”

STOP AT RED LIGHTS + YIELD AT STOP SIGNS

STICK TOGETHER + STAY IN ONE LANE + HOLD YOUR LINE

RESPECT THE RULES OF THE ROAD AND ONE ANOTHER

CALL OUT CARS + COMMUNICATE WITH THE PACK

WEAR YOUR HELMET + USE YOUR LIGHTS

DRIVERS WILL NOT RESPECT US UNTIL WE RESPECT THEM.

Don’t be a negative example of a positive movement.


YOU RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK.

*The owners of this site claim no responsibility for the actions of any rider in our group. The owners of this site will not be held responsible for personal injuries or property damages that happen from an associated ride.*


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