Pedal for People — May 11 2013 The Oregon Supported Living Program presents the Pedal for People Metric Century Ride. Bike ride options of 100k, 60k and 2k start and at Armitage Park in Eugene. The ride benefits adults with developmental disabilities. Luncheon with entertainment follows; also prizes.
Race Across America Challenge – Oregon — May 11-12, 2013 This Race Across America-sponsored event features three non-competitive rides (30, 60 and 120 miles), 2 endurance races (200 and 400 miles), an expo and post-event party with awards, entertainment, food and drink. The 120-mile ride is a “Gran Fondo”; solo, 2- or 4-person teams can compete in the races. The event is based in Hillsboro.
Reach the Beach — May 18, 2013 Four routes — 26 to 103 miles. Begins in different locations depending on length option. All end in Pacific City; benefits American Lung Association. Registration now open
Tour de Hood — See June calendar
Columbia Gorge Explorer 2013 — May 24-27, 2013 A Memorial Day weekend ride averaging about 60 miles a day through Washington and Oregon. Starts and end in Vancouver. No sag support. Presented by Portland Wheelmen.
Century Ride of the Centuries (CROC)– May 24-27, 2013 (Memorial Day Weekend) Three days of centuries, metric centuries, and half metric centuries around Pendleton; seven big rides in all in eastern Oregon.
Human Power Challenge — May 25 & 26, 2013 Owners of recumbents and other human-powered vehicles gather for two days of racing, riding and socializing at the Portland International Raceway in Portland. Registration ends May 18.
Upmqua Ultimate Bike Ride – Moved to June 2013 All three bike ride options – 20, 46 and 65 miles – start at Sutherlin’s Central Park and pause at Lighthouse Center Bakery. Presented by Umpqua Ultimate Events.
Double Dawg Tandem Ride – June (check website for date) Singles and tandems can make this 65-mile round trip from Bend to Smith Rock State Park. Presented by Hutch’s Bicycles.