18th Rita A. Larson Memorial Ride

The Simon Kenton Pathfinders invite you to their annual fundraising ride!

Gather in Urbana for a Trail ride of 15 flat miles for families, or flat to very hilly routes of 31 or 62 miles exploring Champaign and neighboring counties. Beautiful agricultural areas dotted with historical landmarks. Riders served a continental breakfast, and lunch. Funds raised help maintain the Simon Kenton Trail and provide for future pavement of the northern extension to Bellefontaine.


46th Wright Wride

Begin in Dayton and explore beautiful flat to rolling countryside on routes of 25/50/64/100 miles on this full-service tour. Rider Limit: 500. Home-baked goodies and a bountiful supply of snacks await riders. Lunch is provided on longer routes featuring Wright Wride Salad and local foods. At finish, enjoy some refreshing watermelon.

Dayton Cycling Club
More information and registration instructions are available on the event web site.


Bike the 'Boro

Springboro, Ohio's FREE family rides of 3/10/16 rolling miles on city streets followed by a festival. Includes food, music, free helmets and fittings, bike giveaways, demonstrations, and contests!

City of Springboro Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee
Dan Boron
320 W. Central Ave.
Springboro, OH 45213
(937) 748-6183

More information about Springboro's biking programs is available at their web site.


Be the Match - Buckeye Leukemia Ride

A Troy, Ohio based fundraiser to benefit Leukemia research and bone marrow match. Ride 15 miles Great Miami trail of 50 miles over mostly-flat countryside around Miami County. Rest stop for each distance features homemade cookies. Pizza, live music, refreshments at the finish. Tee shirts for early entries. Online entry available.

J&D Bicycles
Dennis Ferguson
500 N. Elm St.
Troy, OH 45373
(937) 315-2453


41st Old World Tour

The tour begins in Springfield and travels to German Village in Columbus for an overnight stay. Riders travel 50-plus miles per day over flat to rolling roads and bikeways. Road support and two rest stops each direction. Saturday afternoon/evening, participants gather for a social at a local favorite restaurant, stroll historic German Village, visit unique shops, and have dinner at one of many fine restaurants in the district.

Dayton Cycling Club


7th Rib Tickler Ride

The Friends of Madison County Parks and Trails in conjunction with the London Rib and Jazz Festival will sponsor a family bicycle tour from London to Brighton. This fun ride will start on 2nd and Oak St. (the municipal parking lot) at 9 a.m. It will follow rural roads through the mostly flat to slightly rolling hills past many farms and scenic countryside. Take your time and enjoy the sites along the way such as the historic Brighton United Methodist Church. The rural community of Brighton, Ohio is a bit more laid back than in England, but enjoy the rest and refreshments when you arrive.


TK Hausfeld Ride for Life

Dayton. 5/10/20/30 flat to rolling miles. Dayton Right to Life. Diane Inglet; 425 N. Findlay St.; Dayton, OH 45404. (937) 461-3625.


10th Major Taylor Cycling Club Signature Ride

The 10th Annual Major Taylor Signature Ride will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the Welcome Stadium Parking Lot D. There will be Adult rides 18, 32 and 62 miles and a Family ride 10 miles. Pull out time for the Adult ride is 7:00 a.m. and Family ride is 9:30 a.m. For more information go to the link below.

Proceeds will go to the Westmont Optimist Club and Bicycles For All.

There will be food, music, children's rodeo, and an enjoyable time socializing with the Major Taylor members. Live Well, Ride Free.


14th Greene Trails Cycling Classic

Based in Xenia, Ohio, the Greene Trails Cycling Classic is a family-friendly annual event where participants can sign up for one, two, three or four days. Each day features breakfast and varying paved out-and-back trail ride from GCP&T's Fairgrounds Recreation Center in Xenia. Catered dinners are served two nights with an award ceremony Saturday night. The 62-Mile Metric Century Ride and 100-Mile Century Ride are held Friday on the shady Little Miami Scenic Trail (south). Riders return year after year to renew friendships and make friends.


Vandalia Freedom Bike Tour

Enjoy the Fourth of July holiday on well-maintained roads covering 31 or 62 rolling miles. Travel through picturesque areas of the northern Miami Valley. Special surprises for all to celebrate the the event’s 22nd year. “Great shirts… Great snacks… Great water bottles… Great lunch… Great people… Priceless!” Join the fun and celebrate the USA’s independence.

Vandalia-Butler Optimist Club
Steven Reed
8600 N Main Street Ste. A
Dayton, OH 45415
(937) 414-7602



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