Below are the start times for the Shootout depending on the time of year.
The Shootout is one of the best group rides in the country according to Bicycling Magazine. During the winter months big name professional cyclist and triathletes can be found on the ride.
The Shootout is every Saturday morning. Rain or shine it happens!
It starts from the University of Arizona mall on University between Park and Euclid. Start time ranges form 6 AM in the summer months to 7:30 AM in the winter months and anywhere in between as the seasons change.
The Shootout has had Olympic riders like Kent Bostick, Davis and Connie Phinney, and Alexi Grawall in the early years. Professional rides such as Gord Fraser, German rider Steffan Wesseman, and Stephan Schreck and world famous triathlete Jimmy Riccitello and Peter Reed have also graced the peloton.
The ride rolls out easy for the firs 10 miles but once the ride crosses Valencia it is game on. The ride ranges in size from 60 to 150+ riders.