Ride of Silence

Join other Nashville cyclists in this silent slow-paced ride (max. 12 mph) in honor of those who have been injured or killed while bicycling on public roadways. In 2003, Chris Phelan organized the first Ride Of Silence in Dallas after endurance cyclist Larry Schwartz was hit by the mirror of a passing bus and was killed.

 

The ride will depart Centennial Park at 7:00 PM CST. Riders should begin meeting at 6:45 for the 7:00 PM roll out.

 

This is not a Slow Ride event.


See the details on the Nashville Ride of Silence here:

 

http://www.nashvillebikemonth.com/content/ride-silence

 

The reason to ride:

 

http://www.everybicyclistcounts.org/

 

 

 

 

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  • patra

    A little hilly for me bc I was pulling a bike trailer.

    May 15, 2013

  • Cheryl

    Beautiful evening and friendly bunch of cyclists (their amiableness came through even though everyone was silent). Good ride that took us downtown through the neon lights and partying crowds on Lower Broadway. Thanks to the leaders for organizing this event. It was well-done.

    1 · May 15, 2013

  • patra

    Enjoyed meeting a few members from the meetup. Looking forward to more events.

    1 · May 15, 2013

  • Donna "Rocksee" C.

    Perfect route and distance to do the RT at Dusk.

    May 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I wasn't able to find the length of the ride posted.I'm searching from my phone though so maybe I'm missing it. Does anyone know the mileage? Also are we planning to meet up and ride as a group?

    May 13, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hello Carey, thanks for the mileage. I understand the ride is silent I just wasn't sure if the group was actually going to meet up when we get there and if I should then be looking around for the group or just fall into the ride where ever. Either is fine. I just know some group keep careful track of who arrives when you rsvp for a meet

      May 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Just got new bike. Need to work on hills first. I am a south jersey girl where it is flat!! See you soon. If anyone knows the greenways & wants to do some long ones, let me know

    May 2, 2013

  • patra

    My husband and toddler will be with me

    April 22, 2013

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