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St Patrick's Day Ride ~ 16 / 20 / 36 Mile Options (Public Event)

Join the Wheeling Wheelmen for the first public cycling event of our 2013 season when they once again host the St Patrick's Day Ride! Your choice of 16, 20 or 36 miles winding through beautiful northeast Illinois over quiet secondary roads. Your registration supports the Wheelmen's bicycling advocacy work.

Check out pics from 2012's ride here.

Registration opens at 8am (no preregistration available for this ride) and is $10.00/person. SAG support will be available for riders who need aid and cider and cookies (which were homemade and rocked last year!) will be provided post-ride.

Click here to access the official St Patrick's Day Ride page.

~ There is no LCBG host for this ride ~

Suggested Items to Bring

- Front and Back Lights
- Helmet
- Spare Inner Tube
- Portable Air Pump / CO2 Cartridges
- Tire Levers
- Photo ID
- Cash / Debit / Credit Card
- Two Water Bottles
- Sunglasses
- High Energy Snacks (PowerBars, Clif Bars, Trail Mix, etc)
- Cell Phone
- Sunscreen and Lip Balm
- Bike Lock
- Camera

All cyclists bike at their own risk.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm not liking the weather.

    1 · March 16, 2013

  • Lisa

    Yep, I'm wimping out. Too cold for me to ride outside, I'll do the miles on my trainer inside!

    March 16, 2013

  • Andy A.

    I am just getting over that cold that has been floating around and with the forecast and my current health - I have to pass this one over and mend........for those of you whom tough it out.........I salute you and will see you on another ride !!

    March 15, 2013

  • Brian L.

    Hope the weather is good

    1 · March 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Has anyone seen a route map?

    March 7, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      The Garmin file is perfect Thanks :-) :-)

      1 · March 8, 2013

    • Larry G

      Glad I could help....

      March 8, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Depending on weather. Has anybody seen a route map? It's not on the website

    March 7, 2013

  • gloria : )

    Have a great ride. I work on Sun. mornings. See you on the 3rd. I'm looking forward to meeting you. -Gloria :)

    1 · March 2, 2013

  • Lee R

    My son and I have ridden this event the past two years and have had an awsome time.

    February 28, 2013

  • Lisa

    I went last year and had an awesome time. If the weather holds up, my hubby and I will be there again.

    February 28, 2013

  • Andy A.

    That was a cool ride last time.......I will know for sure when it gets closer.........but I am pretty sure I am game for this one again !!

    1 · February 27, 2013

  • Pam W.

    Damn this curling is getting n the way of my biking!!!!! I will be in Willmar, MN for the Mixed Nationals. Have a great ride!

    February 27, 2013

  • Killian S.

    It's the last week of bowling...can't make it ):

    February 27, 2013

  • Larry G

    I'll be there leading the group from the CBG.... See you there!!!!

    1 · February 27, 2013

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