Calendar of Events

31 May

2019 Southwest Missouri Tandem Weekend

DoubleTree by Hilton Springfield

Southwest Missouri Tandem Weekend
May 31st / June 1st, 2nd 2019
Website: www.tandemsoftheozarks.com
Thursday May 30th
WELCOME PACKETS: 1pm - 4 pm
Packets will be available for pickup in the lobby of the DoubleTree Hotel
Hotel check-in: Starts @ 3 p.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton 2431 N. Glenstone
Springfield, MO 65803 417.799.1112
Friday May 31st
WELCOME PACKETS: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Packets will be available for pickup in the lobby of the DoubleTree Hotel
Hotel check-in: Starts @ 3 p.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton 2431 N. Glenstone
Springfield, MO 65803 417.799.1112
Ride: 11 a.m. Mass Start all routes, from the front of the hotel
Route distances: 19, 23 or 43 miles
2 p.m. Mass Start 19 & 23 mile routes only,
All routes will stop off at Tyler Ridge Winery for wine tasting
we will haul wine purchases back to the hotel.
Evening Meal:
You can choose to check out our local dining choices or join us for a group dinner at La Paloma Mexican Restaurant !
3014 E Sunshine St, Springfield, click for google maps link
We have no set time so just join us on your own anytime after 5:30
Be sure to tell them that you are with the tandem group
Saturday June 1st
Packets still available in DoubleTree lobby 6:30 - 7 a.m.
Breakfast: 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Location: Gracie Room of DoubleTree
Free to DoubleTree guests
$10.50 + tax for non-guests
Ride: 8 a.m.
DoubleTree Hotel– Front parking lot will be the meeting place for a group start for all distances.
Route Distances: 44 or 62 miles
Lunch on ride route: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. (ALL routes)
Lunch will be at the Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield Pavilion
Both routes will have the option to ride the Battlefield Tour Road
This is a 5 mile loop that has Eight interpretive stops at significant points of interest on the tour road.
A National Parks Pass is required, or you may purchase a pass at the office for $10
House of Tandems Product Display: 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
DoubleTree Upper Atrium
Dinner: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Rathdangan Ballroom at the DoubleTree Hotel
Social: 5:30 – 6:30 with cash bar available next door in Houlihan’s
Dinner: 6:30 - Buffet style, after dinner we will have a Wilsons Creek History Presentation by Jim Gallion
Sunday June 2nd
BREAKFAST: 6:30 – 7:30 a.m.
Location: Gracie Room of DoubleTree
Free to DoubleTree guests
$10.50 + tax for non-guests
RIDE: 8 a.m.
DoubleTree Hotel– Front parking lot will be the meeting place for a group start.
Route Distance: 29 miles,
HOTEL CHECK-OUT TIME: 12 p.m.
Thanks for joining us this weekend, the Tandems Of the Ozarks
Tandems Of the Ozarks
Ride Notes:;
Click here for the RideWithGPS Event Page
GPX files, maps and cue sheets will be in your packets.
We will have limited SAG support on the routes for mechanical issues
Phone numbers are on the back of your name badge, you should wear it at all times
There are convenience stores to stop at on the route so bring money for snacks.
Please bring your bike in good working order and come physically prepared to ride the routes you choose.
In case of emergency; John White 417-343-9703
Jean White 417-343-9702
If this is a medical issue call 911
SAG’s
Ric Becker 713-725-6554
Cecil Davis 417-224-4837