When: Now thru August 31st. Where: Select bars around Madison What:Tour de Pearl is a 20 stage bike event that will take place from May 18th through August 31st in Madison. Register and ride for a chance to win.
Participants can register for the summer long event at each Erik's Bike Shop location, Registration is $20.
Upon registration, riders will receive a Tour de Pearl t-shirt, Tour water bottle, Tour Card and Custom Lanyard. Participants will bike to stages over the course of the summer and drink Pearl Street Beer. Upon completion of each Tour Card, participants can ride into any of the three Madison Erik's Bike Shop locations, show completed Tour Cards and get entered for a chance to win one of Two Custom Designed Wyatt Bicycles. Sweepstakes giveaways will be raffled at the End Of Tour Party in late August/early September. No purchase necessary, winner does not have to be present to win. A general public raffle opportunity for sweepstakes giveaways will be available at the End Of Tour Party.
When: June 8th, 2013 Where: Trek World Headquarters
What: Trek 100: A Ride For Hope, a 19 mile, 36 mile, 100 kilometer, and 100 mile rides to support The MACC Fund to fight childhood cancer. Registration is NOW OPEN. Online registration closes 11:59pm, June 1st. Triple M's own Pat Gallagher will emcee the Trek 100.
Details: Honor Ride Madison is presented by Saris, a local Madison business. Ride 2 Recovery's mission is to improve the health and wellness of healing heroes through mental and physical rehabilitation programs that feature cycling as the core activity. The funds raised through the Honor Ride Series support outdoor cycling programs and Spinning Recovery Labs at Military and VA locations around the US, as well as local rides for healing heroes.
When: Saturday, July 20th
Where: Edgewood High School, 2219 Monroe Street
What: Bike For Boys & Girls Club brings family, friends, coworkers and neighbors together for a fun-filled ride through picturesque Madison one summer morning every year. Pledges raised support the ongoing mission of the Boys & Girls Club of Dane County to provide programs that inspire and enable our youth to realize their full potential.
For the ride's tenth year, hundreds of riders will pedal their way across the finish line and into the post-ride party of cold drinks and even colder custard. Title sponsor TREK Bicycles will be on hand with an array of prizes.
You can get involved as an individual rider or join a team. Cyclists of all ages and abilities can join in on one of three planned routes. Sign up today and ride to bring hope to Dane County kids.This is the biggest one-day charity bike ride event in Madison, and it’s suitable for both experienced cyclists and casual riders/families. We are anticipating 45-50 teams, and 800-1000 participants. So in addition to being a fun summer event for a great cause in our community
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