Riding bikes with friends is best enjoyed when everyone has some on best practices. Reference the following before the ride begins to ensure you know what to expect.
Depending on how many people show up, expect 2-3 individual groups. A slower conversational "no-drop" ride for people new to riding in groups ("C group"), a mid paced ride that always regroups ("B group"), and a faster, more challenging group ("A group"). Paces and distances are as follows:
The one, the only, Wheel Sucker Wednesday happens every Wednesday night. Leaving from Cks Tavern and Grill in Ahwatukee on the north west corner of Chandler and 42nd st. B/C Groups skip the first two climbs and turn left on Chandler blvd at 5th ave to head to the gas station.