Ride together, talk about bikes, drink coffee, give/receive banter and help each other get fitter, stronger, and faster. Turn up for the ride on time - Rule No. 87. Download the route to your GPS device (then you won’t go wrong). Go as fast as you can, try as hard as you can, don’t complain and you will be respected and admired for it. Do some training during the winter (Rule No. 5 applies in this as does No. 9) - Look up Rule No. 9. Do your time in the wind’. Rule No, 67. Nobody likes a wheel sucker. Riding wheels and jumping past at the end is poor sportsmanship. No whining !