Non-RABA Events

2017 HORTON 100

Henry Horton State Park, Chapel Hill, TN

April 22 - 23, 2017

2 Days of Beautiful Routes. 3 Delicious Meals. 2 Nights of Camping. PLUS 50 or 25 mile daily options, aid stations, Tennessee State Park Ranger route support, live entertainment, yoga, & t-shirt!

More info here.

DC Bike Ride 2017

Washington, DC

May 14, 2017

DC Bike Ride, the region's premier scenic urban bike ride, invites your members to cruise through the District on May 14 as part of ongoing National Bike Month celebrations.

Make the drive to D.C. for the perfect family-friendly activity on Mother's Day. DC Bike Ride offers a unique, recreational car-free tour of our nation's capital. Riders will pedal by some of the capital's most-recognizable sites, including the Washington Monument, the White House and the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. Participants will conclude their journey with a post-ride celebration on Pennsylvania Avenue near the United States Capitol. (The 2017 course can be found at dcbikeride.com/2017-course/).

If your organization is interested in participating, please let the sponsors know and they will send you a discount code for your members to use. They will extend the Early Bird price of $50 throughout the entire registration period to your riders.

More info here.

Greenbrier River Trail Bike Trek

Greenbrier River Trail State Park, Marlinton, WV

May 18 - 21, 2017

This year we are celebrating our 30th Anniversary! Join us for a 3-day, 100-mile ride on the Greenbrier River Trail. Cyclists with varying levels of experience are invited. All meals, lodging and transportation included, as well as sag service, medics and mechanics.

There is a non-refundable registration fee and riders are required to raise $500 in pledges. Funds raised will benefit the American Lung Association in West Virginia to support its mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, advocacy and education.

This year's event will be held at Greenbrier River Trail State Park.

More info here.

Tour de Chespeake

Mathews County, VA

May 20, 2017

The County of Mathews, the Mathews Land Conservancy, and the Mathews Visitor Center are your hosts for this event. Celebrate the arrival of spring with a weekend of scenic cycling- great FLAT routes with views of the water everywhere you turn delicious local eats, toe-tapping music, and nice, down-home folks to help you with whatever you need.

More info here.

The 6th Annual 2017 Broadcreek Bike and Brew

Laurel, Delaware

June 3, 2017 (Saturday)

All routes start and end in Laurel Delaware. Choose from a 15-mile, 25-mile, 50-mile, Metric or Century route. Completion of the ride is optional. Designated rest stops with restrooms, beverages and light snacks. Dogfish Head Beer and chicken barbeque provided.

Sag Wagon* support available from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for injured or broken down cyclists. All participants must complete an event waiver prior to participating in the ride. Participants 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times on the route and must wear a helmet.

The ride will take place rain or shine. However, if extreme weather is forecasted, the Bike Tour may be cancelled. No refunds will be given for any reason.

After Party will be located at Janosik Park at the Broad Creek Water. Food, Beer, water and soft drinks will be available.

More info here.

Tour de Frederick

Frederick, Maryland

August 11-13, 2017

For cycling enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels, the Tour de Frederick features unique ride routes that showcase the beauty of Frederick County, emphasize its rich history and fosters camaraderie among the riders. The ride is Aug 12-13 and begins at the Walkersville Fire Hall on August 12 wtih 10, 35, 62, and 100 mile routes and end with an awesome Finish Line Party. Sunday offers the History ride in downtown Frederick.

More info here: http://www.tourdefrederick.com/.

The NightMare Tour

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Sat. August 12th, 2017

Distance: 111, 177, 200, 225 miles & 24 hrs.

This ride goes around the perimeter of scenic Lancaster and part of Berks counties in Pennsylvania. The ride distances are 111, 177, 200, 225 miles and 24 hrs. with 8900 to 22,000 ft of climb. This event has been going on for over 2 decades plus. The Mother of them all. A MUST for the serious cyclist. Register at the website more than a week in advance. No day of registration.

More info here.

2017 Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic, presented by Lancaster Bicycle Club

Harrisburg Area Community College, Lancaster Campus, 1641 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lancaster, PA 17602

Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Lancaster Covered Bridge Classic (formerly Covered Bridge Metric Century) will be held August 20, 2017 in Lancaster, PA. It offers beautiful routes of 100 miles, 62 miles, 31 miles, and 15 miles. The 100 mile route option, which offers challenging climbing, is new for 2017. Each route traverses through covered bridges and past Amish farms. Proceeds from the ride benefit the Lancaster Bicycle Club's grant program which has donated over $275,000 for bike-related initiatives and covered bridge preservation since 1999.

More information is here
Register here