Retired Old Men Eating OUT


Bicyclist Tom Schlueter has logged enough miles to reach the moon.

Steve Hallam's YouTube of Tom's Trains

More Of Tom's Trains

More Of Tom's Trains





Adventure Cycling Article

Toms Akron Beacon Journal Page

Akron Beacon Journal Photo Shoot,  Tom had 2 garage flats today.  12 Team Members were there to cheer Tom on!    10/21/2010

Only half of the group was prepared to ride to Hudson, the Photographer waited down trail for the group to ride by.

Tom actually reached 200,000 at Anthony's Restaurant in Kent 10/16/2010 all had Cake and Champagne


Top Banner Picture is largest lunch ride of 2010, 16 riders.

Top Right Picture right was taken at the Adventure Cycling Offices in Missoula, MT.  The picture was published in their monthly magazine.  The group stopped on one part of the Lewis & Clark Tour.  Adventure Cycling takes pictures of all cyclist who come through there and stop.

Club Jersey was designed by Barb Schlueter, Tom's wife.




All weekday rides except lunch rides start at Botzum Trail Head.

MONDAY: The weekly ride to Brugger's Bagel Bakery from the Botzum Trailhead in the CVNP to the Barlow Trail head and up the Bike & Hike Trail to Bruegger's Bagel Bakery at the corner of Fishcreek Road and Ohio Rte. 91 and return.  MAP

TUESDAY: The weekly lunch ride information sent over the internet to  members.  Usually rrides usually start at 10AM from many different locations.   {Rain Date is Thursday}

WEDNESDAY:   Round trip to Macedonia, Sagamore Hills, Hudson, Wadsworth, Norton, or elsewhere from the Botzum trail head and return by different route.   Group chooses destination.  Rides do not always go via the Barlow Trail Head.

THURSDAY: Same as Wednesday  Or Rain Date for Tuesdays Lunch Ride see email.

FRIDAY: Same as Wednesday

SATURDAY.  We come from four directions by truck, bicycle, auto, and foot to Anthony's Cafe on Water Street in Kent on every Saturday.  Arrival time at Anthony's is 9:30AM, with departure at 10:30AM.
This has been occurring  since the 1980's.  Everyone is welcome at any Saturday breakfast.  Wives are welcome.   The cafe is the first business on the west side of the street north of Main Street.  You will know your at the right place our Team ROMEO picture is on the wall.  MAP

SUNDAY: No rides---

Most rides from Botzum start at 12:30PM

The Botzum Trail head is 0.3 miles south of the intersection of Riverview Road and Bath Road in the CVNP. Usually these rides are 30-35 miles in length, but there are always exceptions. The trail head is expansive, there is plenty of parking, I have never seen this lot full.  MAP



Rides do not start at the Botzum Trail Head in the valley any more unless specified.
                               Weekly Schedule

Monday 1:30PM ride starts at the Barlow Trail Head.  Unless changed by a group email the destination is  Brugger's Bagel Bakery.  Bruegger's Bagel Bakery is located at the corner of Fishcreek Road and Ohio Rte. 91 and return.  MAP   [We have been doing this short ride for 10+ years. 
It's time to consider a different location and maybe a longer regular ride for Mondays]  {Any suggestions?}

Tuesday is our lunch ride day  Wives welcome!

Wednesday  You are free to suggest a ride!  Send an email, it would be best to send this email on Monday more people will see it.

Thursday 1:30PM ride starts at the Barlow Trail Head.  The group that shows up will chose a destination and ride length.  

Friday  You are free to suggest a ride!  Send an email, it would be best to send this email on Wednesday  more people will see it.

Saturday    Ride starts after breakfast.   "On TAP"on the Stow Kent border, just West of Fishcreek 4390 RT 59.    All are welcome, many bring there spouse or friend.  Arrival time is (9:15-9:30AM, with departure about 10:30AM.     MAP   

Sunday no scheduled ride You are free to suggest a ride!  Send an email