What we're about

Major Taylor Cycling Club of Dayton is an organization whose purpose is to promote cycling to novice, intermediate, and advanced riders, focusing on skill development, safety, physical fitness, and training.

Please note many of our club members are not on the meet up site; so regardless of the number you see coming there will be others to ride with you on all posted rides. We welcome each of you to any of our rides. Please read the ride descriptions and join the ride that best fits your pace and cycling objectives.

We look forward to riding with you soon!

Upcoming events (3)

Redbud Ride London, KY

529 S Main St

Come join us for the Redbud Ride in London, KY, about a 3 hour drive from Dayton. 4 scenic routes are available 24, 34, 62 and 101 miles. Registration is $63.60. There is also a pre-ride the Friday before for an additional $25 and a free post ride on Sunday at 10 am. Registration and complete details: https://www.redbudride.com/ The Redbud Ride is an annual bicycle ride that starts in beautiful downtown London, KY and stretches throughout the surrounding areas. The route for the Redbud Ride passes some of the most beautiful scenery in Kentucky, filled with blooming redbud trees! This ride is a must- do for cycling enthusiasts, professionals and amateurs alike. --The Redbud Ride will have new and exciting lunch options and SAG stops located about every 20 miles. --Our SAG stops are always a party thanks to our wonderful volunteers & host locations! --FREE T-Shirt! --The Redbud Ride offers Four Route Options that will be sure to please every cyclist. --Complimentary Pancake Breakfast hosted by the London Rotary Club. --Live Music at the Farmers Market after the ride! --Pre-Ride and Post Ride parties planned for the guests of the event! --Post event meal provided. If staying the weekend. The Baymont Inn and Suites listed on their website (on the right under hotel sponsor) had rooms for $67/night. Other lodging options are available on their site using the travel and hotel info link on the left. If going include your route option in the commend section.

Major Taylor Mountain Summit

North Bend State Park

The 2019 Major Taylor Mountain Summit is the best bicycle training camp in early spring. We have five days of delicious routes with plenty of climbing and beautiful vistas planned. Want to take a little time off? There are plenty of hiking trails, great fishing and of course fat tire/mountain bike trails galore if you so choose for an off day. Or you can just hang with any of the other Major Taylors at the cabins (cabins are sold out; the lodge has rooms available). We have stayed at the lodge for the last few years and had a wonderful 5 days of cycling with a great group of cyclists. Major Taylor Club of Columbus is the sponsor for this years summit. Varying rider levels attend ranging from A-C riders. They have two routes available each day of varying lengths and elevation. The climbs are not steep just long, definitely doable for all and a great way to kick your season off with plenty of base miles. These is a fun low key event with cyclists from Chicago, Pittsburg, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Ohio, New Jersey, New York, and assorted other Major Taylor Clubs around the country. For more information and registration including lodge registration (the summit has reserved the entire lodge so make your room registration on the site.) There is not a hotel nearby. http://mtms2019.org/ Early Bird: Full conference registration $85.00 Single day ride entry fee is $50 Late (after April 1, 2019): Full conference registration $105.00 Single day ride entry fee is $60 The entry fee includes a 2019 Major Taylor Mountain Summit wristband which entitles you to all sag and food, energy/hydration drinks and water at sponsored rest stops; all road law enforcement, SAG support, medical support and mechanical support at stations along the route. Also, the registration covers the Barbecue Dinner on Saturday night. • What to bring Please see website for additional details. http://www.mtms2018.org/ • If you have additional questions about the summit please post in the comment section.

MTCCD: 12th Annual Signature Ride 18/32/65 mile routes

Welcome Stadium Parking Lot D

Major Taylor Cycling Club of Dayton will host our 12th Major Taylor Signature Bike Ride. In addition to the 18, 32 and 65 mile routes. there is also a 10 mile Family Fun Ride (with children 17 years of age and under). A parent or guardian is required to accompany all participants 12 years of age and under. Ride proceeds benefit a local charity. The 18/32/65 miles will start together on a mostly flat course to rolling hills. After the 1st rest stop the route becomes more challenging for the 32 and 65 mile groups with more rolling hills. The route takes you through Dayton, Moraine, Jefferson, West Carrollton, Farmersville, Lewisburg, Brookville and back to Dayton. The routes are well marked and detailed maps will be available. Please be aware final route mileage may change slightly due to unforeseen road construction/closures. REGISTER AT: http://majortaylordayton.org/ Event details and schedule: Location: Welcome Stadium Parking Lot D 1601 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd. Dayton, OH 45408 7:00AM - 9:30AM Registration/Check In 7:30AM Adult Ride Starts 9:30AM Family Ride Starts Pre-registration price: $25 (family ride $5). Registration after Wednesday, July 10, 2018 will be an additional $5.00 for the 18, 32 & 62 mile routes. There will be a Friday pre-ride and Sunday Post-ride with details forthcoming. For those coming from out of town hotels nearby include Courtyard Marriott-University of Dayton Hotel and the Marriott at University of Dayton. Both hotels are a very short bike ride to the start. • What to bring Helmet required. Water bottles.

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