|Aug 26, 2017||BREAK THE CYCLE BENEFIT||Wooster, OH||Fundraiser with optional pledges benefits efforts to “break the cycle” of addiction. Choose from among routes of 25/50/42 miles in Ohio’s pastoral Amish countryside. The 25- and 50-mile routes are flat to rolling hills while the 72-miler is very hilly – a 4,000-foot elevation gain – with steep climbs and gorgeous views. Aid stations on routes with support along the way. Hearty meal with Amish fry pies and socializing with friends at finish. Camping is available for pre- and post-ride overnighters. OneEighty, Inc. Attn: Ty Young; 104 Spink St.; Wooster, OH 44691. (330) 264-8497. www.BTCbenefit.org||330-264-8497|
|Sep 8, 2017||NeoCycle||Cleveland, OH||Join thousands of others in the nation’s largest urban cycling celebration! Features six different races and rides for participants of all ages and skill levels. Also enjoy a festival village full of vendors, food trucks, craft beer, kids’ activities, and a music jamboree. Greater Cleveland Sports Commission. Monica Gustin; 334 Euclid Ave. Ste. 100; Cleveland, OH 44114. (216) 363-1105. www.NEOCycle.org||216-363-1105|
|Sep 10, 2017||Hancock Horizontal Hundred||Findlay, OH||Great, traditional Northwestern Ohio community and country tour, and one of the flattest rides in Ohio! An excellent first century ride event. New route, rest stop locations. Come ride “Down by the Old Mill Stream.” Full service includes sag support, rest stops, lunch, marked roads, swept corners. Family-friendly short ride plus 34/64/100-mile routes. Special activities as well! Online entry available. Early entry discount. Hancock Handlebars Bicycle Club. Attn: Paul Craun; PO Box 232; Findlay, OH 45839-0232. HancockHorizontalHundred.com|
|Oct 29, 2017||43rd RED FLANNEL METRIC CENTURY||Oberlin, OH||Homemade cookies, soups, oatmeal bar, and all the food you can eat on this rolling tour of 32/64 miles. Visits historic Great Lakes port and canal town Milan, best known as birthplace of inventor Thomas A. Edison. The 1/2-metric visits quaint town of Birmingham. Ride dedicated to the memory of Bob Williams, founder of both this event and its hosting club. Lorain Wheelmen Bicycle Club. PO Box 102; Amherst, OH 44001-0102. www.LorainWheelmen.org|
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