We offer many training opportunities leading up to the big ride:
- Saturday, April 15th, 2017
- Sunday, May 21st, 2017
- Saturday, June 10th, 2017
- Sunday, June 25th, 2017
Rally rides are a great way to get ready for the big ride, especially if you aren’t used to going on long distance rides. Rally rides are a great way to meet some of the other riders. The first rally ride has a $5 fee, second rally ride has a $10 fee, third rally ride has a $15 fee & the fourth rally ride has a $20 fee (lunch included on fourth rally ride). ALL FEES ARE WAIVED IF YOU ARE PRE-REGISTERED FOR THE MAIN RIDE.
All rides begin at 9am – Distances are approximate.
#1 – Saturday, April 15 – Link to Route
Beavercreek Station (North Fairfield Rd near 35 on Creekside Bike Trail) to the Wright Memorial and back – 22 miles
Parking is limited at Beavercreek Station. Park at Beaver Valley Shopping Center (Lofino’s parking lot area) and ride over (about 1/2 mile), or park at Factory Road on the bike path and ride over (about one mile additional distance).
#2 – Sunday, May 21 – Link to Route
Xenia Station to South Charleston Station & back – approximately 46 miles
#3 – Saturday, June 10 – Link to Route
K&G Bike Center (Kettering – Marshall Rd) to Bellbrook & back – 36 miles
#4 – Sunday, June 25 – Link to Route
Young’s Jersey Dairy (in Yellow Springs) to Jamestown and back, lunch provided – Approximately 60 miles
And for the main event – here is a link to the ride map – a pdf version you can download https://youngsbiketour.com/2016yiccbtmapfr/