Tag: week-long bike tour

Washington state’s 2019 week-long and multi-day bicycle rides

Washington state’s reputation as a rainy destination is proved false every summer and fall as blue skies greet bicyclists coming to the Evergreen State.

You’ll notice that the week-long and across-state rides below are scheduled during that sunny period.

The Cascade Bicycle Club and Adventure Cycling Association,  both nonprofits, schedule the bulk of the longer …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2018/11/27/washington-states-2019-week-long-bicycle-rides/

The words no bike-ride director wants to hear

Amber Travsky is the ride director for Tour de Wyoming, an annual week-long mass bicycle tour that for 18 years has ushered cyclists around the Cowboy State.

During this year’s tour of the Wind River Mountains, Travsky heard the words that no ride director wants to hear:

“Amber, someone’s been hit.”

She writes about the collision …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2014/08/05/the-words-no-mass-bike-ride-director-wants-to-hear/

Bike Florida heads to speedway for 20th anniversary bike tour in 2014

Hey NASCAR. On yer left!

Eight hundred bicyclists are on the way!

At least that many cyclists are expected to ride a lap on the Daytona International Speedway next spring as one highlight in Bike Florida’s week-long bicycle tour to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

The March 22-28 ride — named the Magical History Tour — …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2013/12/30/bike-florida-heads-to-speedway-for-20th-anniversary-bike-tour-in-2014/