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    • March 23, 2023
    • 6:00 PM
    • March 26, 2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • Coldspring, TX
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    You are invited to the 2023 Coldspring 
    Tandem Weekend! 
     



    Team HOTT
    Houstonians on Tandems Together
    Coldspring, TX
    March 23 thru 26, 2023
    Hosted by - Laura & Allen Moyer

    Registration is open!

    Note: Ride With GPS routes are "in the works" and will be provided prior to the event.

    Thursday, March 23rd - on your own, unsupported ride
    6:30-9:00 PM - Reception at Laura & Allen Moyer's home 
    – light hors d'oeuvres and finger foods, water and iced tea (BYOB)

    Friday, March 24th - Gravel Ride – or road ride on your own
    10:00 AM - Meet at the Bullet Grill House parking lot in Point Blank, 401 TX-156, Point Blank, TX 77364. Please try to park on the north side of the parking lot. 
    10:30 AM - Gravel ride start
    3:00 PM 
    Road ride start at the big top tent at the 1st Baptist Church of Coldspring, 100 E. Pine Ave. TX 77331
    Lunch and dinner on your own.
    7:00 - 8:30 PM Gather around the campfire at Team Becker’s campsite at Double Lake Recreation Center for smore’s and fellowship. (BYOB)
    8:30 PM - MTB - Glow Ride on the trails at Double Lake. For experienced trail riders only. Appropriate (high lumen) headlights required.

    Saturday, March 25th - Road Ride from the Big Top Tent
    7:00 - 8:00 AM - Pancakes at the Big Top Tent across from First Baptist Church of Coldspring, 100 E. Pine Ave. TX 77331
    8:00 - 8:30 AM - Safety and Route briefing under the Big Top Tent
    8:30 - 8:45 AM - Group Photo near the Big Top
    9:00 - Ride start
    Post ride lunch - in the Big Top Tent (lunch provided)
    Dinner on your own.
    7:00 - 9:00 PM - Social gathering and wine tasting at Teysha Vineyard.
    Teysha Vineyard is at 577 Dodge-Oakhurst Rd., Huntsville, TX 77320.
    Allow 25-30 minutes to drive there.

    Sunday, March 26th - Single track tandem riding
    Double Lake Recreation Area, FM 2025 S. Coldspring, TX 77331 
    https://www.mtbproject.com/trail/5935954/double-lake-big-loop 
    The Double Lake Recreation Area's fee is being waived for this event, so you can go on in.
    Road Ride Start location - Double Lake Recreation Area 
    7:30 - 8:30AM - Texas waffles at the campground 
    9:00 AM - Single Track and Road Ride start from DLRA


    What you need to know:

    The registration fee for the Coldspring Tandem Weekend is $200 per team and requires that you are an active, 'paid up' member of the Houstonians On Tandems Together club. The Team HOTT club's financial model compels us to make this and future club events 'members only'. The cost of membership is $40/year, making the total cost of this event $240 for non-members.

    The registration fee includes pancake breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, Saturday lunch, SAG, rest stops, hors d'oeuvres Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, a wine tasting, scouted routes, riders’ insurance, facility and equipment rental and other misc. items. Refunds of uncommitted funds for cancellations will be available prior to March 10th, 2023.

    • You will be on your own for lunch on Friday and dinners on Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    • March 25th is Coldspring “Trade Days”! 
    • Ride distances Saturday will range from 12 - 60 mile routes. 
    • Routes are posted on the Team HOTT Ride-with-GPS page, Team HOTT Ride with GPS Page. All of the route names start with 'CTW'.
    • Single track tandem riding might be new to you, but your hosts are pro’s and would love to share a local trail with you! 
    • Lodging and RV or camping details are below. Lodging or RV/camping is at your expense. 

    RV / Camping

    Double Lake Recreation Area
    www.recreation.gov/camping/campgrounds/232430
    936-653-3448
    Note: Allen has 22 campsites at Double Lake reserved. If you wish to camp there, please call Allen (409-898-0696) before booking a site online. 
    *Half of the sites are "first come first serve" so if you arrive early Friday, you can probably still get a site.

    Trinity River Authority -Wolf Creek Park
    https://www.trinityra.org/recreation/wolf_creek_park.php
    936-653-4312

    Rock’n E RV Park
    www.rocknervpark.com/contact-us/
    936-653-2727

    Camp Jason RV Park
    www.campjasonrvresort.com
    936-653-3002

    Texas Park and Wildlife - Lake Livingston State Park
    https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/lake-livingston/#
    936-365-2201

    Texas Park and Wildlife - Huntsville State Park
    https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/huntsville
    936-295-5644

    Browder's Marina & Campgrounds
    www.browdersmarina.com
    936-653-3278  

    Lodging

    Coldspring Sunday Houses
    936-653-2525 

    Airbnb:

    The Evergreen Gathering House

    Historical Cottage on the Courthouse Square (The Browder House)

    The Purple Door Cottage

    There are also several chain hotels in Huntsville and Livingston. 

    Team HOTT, Inc COVID-19 Safety Guidelines
    Team HOTT Inc. is committed to providing an event that is safe and fun for all riders. Each rider will be required to follow Team HOTT’s Safety Guidelines. Our guidelines follow CDC as well as LAB recommendations. All participants will be required to sign a waiver and rider agreement at time of registration to the outlined requirements and guidelines. 

    Guidelines and expectations

    • If you have symptoms, tested positive or if you had close contact with someone in last 10 days of this event, we ask that you not attend.
    • Proper hand washing or frequent use of hand sanitizer 
    • No drafting – USA Cycling recommends 20 feet behind the team in front of you.
    • There will be restroom options along the road ride route (Convenience stores and fun photo opportunities).

    If you have any questions, please call or text Allen & Laura Moyer at 409-898-0696.




Past events

April 21, 2022 2022 Southwest Tandem Rally (Cancelled)
April 15, 2022 Easter Hill Country Tour 2022
March 25, 2022 Team HOTT Coldspring - Double Lake Ride
October 01, 2021 Southern Tandem Rally - 2021
October 01, 2021 Oktoberfest Tandem Weekend
August 26, 2021 Hotter’n Hell 100
June 04, 2021 2021 Southwest Missouri Tandem Rally
March 27, 2021 Team HOTT Coldspring - Double Lake Ride
November 13, 2020 Team HOTT’s 3rd Annual Tandem Weekend CANCELLED
July 03, 2020 Northwest Tandem Rally
June 07, 2020 Fayetteville Good Old Summertime Classic
May 28, 2020 Southwest Missouri Tandem Rally
May 24, 2020 Kate's Ride
May 14, 2020 Georgia Tandem Rally - CANCELLED
May 02, 2020 Texas MS150 2020 - CANCELLED
April 26, 2020 Texas Independence Bicycle Tour
April 19, 2020 Gran Fondo Texas
April 16, 2020 Southwest Tandem Rally - CANCELLED
March 29, 2020 Bluebonnet Express
March 28, 2020 Coldspring & Double Lake Ride - CANCELLED
March 28, 2020 Head for the Hills Bicycle Ride
March 22, 2020 CHI St. Joseph Gran Fondo
March 07, 2020 Gator Ride
February 22, 2020 Pedaling The Prairie
February 15, 2020 The Bulldog Bike Ride
February 08, 2020 Humble Lions Bike Ride
December 15, 2019 Team HOTT Christmas Ride
November 15, 2019 Schulenburg Tandem Weekend
October 26, 2019 Pedal Away Alzheimer's Ride
October 24, 2019 Florida Tandem Rally 2019
October 19, 2019 Moonlight Ramble
October 12, 2019 Bike Around the Bay
October 11, 2019 The Twelfth Annual Gateway To Texas Get-A-Way Tandem Tour
October 05, 2019 Magical Museum Tour
September 28, 2019 Big Dam Bridge Ride
September 21, 2019 Houston Tour de Cure
September 19, 2019 Southern Tandem Rally
August 30, 2019 Midwest Tandem Rally 2019
August 22, 2019 Hotter'N Hell Hundred
August 10, 2019 Co-Motion Cycles Demo Day
July 21, 2019 Katy Flatlands Century
July 04, 2019 Burn your Buns Bike Ride
July 04, 2019 Northwest Tandem Rally
June 29, 2019 Tour de Boerne
June 28, 2019 Eastern Tandem Rally 2019
May 31, 2019 Southwest Missouri Tandem Rally
May 16, 2019 Georgia Tandem Rally 2019
May 13, 2019 Georgia Tandem Tour 2019
May 03, 2019 Southwest Tandem Rally 2019
April 27, 2019 2019 BP MS150
April 20, 2019 Washington on the Brazos ride and picnic
April 11, 2019 Alabama Tandem Weekend
April 05, 2019 Cheers and Gears Tandem Rally
March 23, 2019 Coldspring & Double Lake Ride
February 02, 2019 Fulshear Freeze
December 02, 2018 Team HOTT - Christmas Ride
November 10, 2018 Honor Ride
November 09, 2018 Schulenburg Tandem Weekend
October 27, 2018 Bike Houston – Moonlight Ramble
October 27, 2018 Pedal Away Alzheimer’s
October 20, 2018 Team HOTT Halloween Ride
October 20, 2018 Bike Around The Bay
October 19, 2018 Florida Tandem Rally
October 12, 2018 Gateway to Texas Tandem Tour 2018
October 12, 2018 Southern Tandem Rally
October 06, 2018 MS 150 - Valero Ride to the River
September 22, 2018 Houston Tour de Cure
September 15, 2018 Cyclefest 2018
September 15, 2018 Conquer the Coast
August 31, 2018 Midwest Tandem Rally
August 25, 2018 Hotter'N Hell Hundred
August 10, 2018 Iowa Tandem Rally (PIGS)
July 22, 2018 Katy Flatlands Century
July 04, 2018 Burn Your Buns Charity Bike Ride
June 29, 2018 NorthWest Tandem Rally
June 03, 2018 Fayetteville Good Old Summertime Classic
June 01, 2018 Southwest Missouri Tandem Rally
May 27, 2018 Kate's Ride
May 12, 2018 Rolling Hills Challenge
April 22, 2018 Tour de Braz
April 19, 2018 2018 Southwest Tandem Rally
April 15, 2018 RBC Gran Fondo Texas
April 14, 2018 Katy Ram Challenge
April 08, 2018 Bluebonnet Express
April 08, 2018 Bluebonnet Express
April 07, 2018 Head for the Hills
April 07, 2018 Schlumberger Education Expedition Bike Ride
April 06, 2018 Ridgeland OBO (One Behind the Other) Tandem Rally
April 04, 2018 Cycle Zydeco
March 25, 2018 Bike for Little Heroes
March 24, 2018 Just Ride for a Just Cause
March 18, 2018 Tour de Houston
March 10, 2018 Pedal Thru the Pines
March 10, 2018 Magnolia Miles
March 09, 2018 Sebring Tandem Rally
March 03, 2018 Gator Ride
February 25, 2018 Kate's Ride
February 24, 2018 Texas Independence Bicycle Tour
February 18, 2018 Tri-County Hillhopper
February 17, 2018 The Bulldog Bike Ride
February 10, 2018 Humble Lions Bike Ride
February 03, 2018 Pedaling the Prairie
January 20, 2018 Bike Through the Forest
January 07, 2018 Bike the Bend for Literacy (Fort Bend)
January 01, 2018 Team HOTT New Year's Day Ride/Party
November 04, 2017 Honor Ride Houston
November 04, 2017 Tour de Gruene
October 28, 2017 Team HOTT Social Ride
October 21, 2017 Bike Around the Bay
October 20, 2017 Florida Tandem Rally
October 14, 2017 Bike Houston Moonlight Ramble
October 14, 2017 Heroes Ride
October 07, 2017 Pineywoods Purgatory
October 01, 2017 The Lions Biking for Sight Ride
September 23, 2017 Tour de Cure
September 23, 2017 The Big Dam Bridge 100
September 21, 2017 Southern Tandem Rally
September 16, 2017 Pedal Away Alzheimers Ride
September 01, 2017 Midwest Tandem Rally
August 24, 2017 Hotter'N Hell Hundred
May 06, 2017 Team Campbell Hosted Club Ride
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