Galena Brick Trail in SW Ohio

Rides, Tours, Meetings & Events


Volksmarch June 6

Zoar, OH - "...The course winds through the historic village of Zoar and down the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath trail before heading back to Zoar. The course will include a 3k and 5k option..." more

Mountain Bike Trail Opens in Sitka

6/3/20

AK - "...the club made the decision to build the trail in early March and came in around 5 days before their deadline of June 1..." more

Cyclists Ride Thru City to Honor Friend

6/2/20

AZ - "A regular Monday evening bicycle outing involving a handful of friends ballooned into a police-escorted ride of around 50 people, as the local cycling community gathered to pay tribute to bike enthusiast Mark Seeger, who died Sunday after being struck by a pickup while riding on Grand Avenue." more

Bangkok's ASEANBIKE Show Moved to 2021

6/2/20

DEU - "Organizers of the ASEANBIKE 2020 show have announced they have postponed the inaugural event until sometime next year..." more

BrewDog Tuesday Night Ride June 2

Canal Winchester

Riding the Arctic Circle

Virtual Trail Opening

Round Rock, TX - "The Brushy Creek Trail Extension opens Friday, June 5 and residents are invited to view the celebration online including a ribbon cutting." more

Vision for the Valley Virtual Meetings

Cleveland, OH - "Vision for the Valley moves forward with the challenge to craft One River for all, create One Vision for all parties to rally behind and through support and cooperation, build One Cleveland, with a healthier, more equitable, and more sustainable future." more

Mohican 100 on for Today

5/30/20

Loudonville, OH - "2020 is the year that racing doesn’t happen, unless the Mohican 100 mountain bike race in Loudonville, Ohio is on your radar..." more

I Raced 750 Unsupported Miles Through Morocco

5/27/20

"...The start of the Atlas Mountain Race was a frenzy of excitement, so much so that everyone from the riders to the cop in the pace car took off way too fast..." more

Ohio's Big Day Hike June 6

NW OH

Pathfinders Using Zoom for Meeting June 4

Urbana, OH

Girl Bikes Dad Across India

"A 15-year-old migrant girl pedaled hundreds of miles to bring her injured father back to their home village..." more

Rose Farm Gravel Ride Recap

5/26/20

OH - "Two riders headed out to explore an entirely unknown route that turned out to be fantastic..." more

Full Moon Ride June 5

London, OH

Ridge Runner Ramble June 1

Columbus, OH - "This year, we are offering 4 different route options in Central Ohio, each with your choice of length (short, medium, and long)..." more

Hike Honors Fallen Soldiers for Memorial Day

Akron, OH - "Seven men from Northeast Ohio are taking part in a 34 hour walk to honor soldiers who’ve died serving our country." more

Runner Tackling Ohio-to-Erie Trail

5/24/20

OH

Tar Hollow Adventure Ride Recap

OH - "...This route features multiple hike-a-bike sections and stream roads (stroads). Wide tires and expectation of adventure are a must. Expect bikes and persons to get muddy." more

The Public Art Loop

5/23/20

Buffalo, NY - "...The Public Art Loop is part of Marc Moscato’s Buffalo Bike Tours program, sponsored by the Niagara River Greenway..." more

Virtual Ride of the Week

Dayton, OH

Chicago Ride of Silence Honored Fallen Riders Online

5/22/20

IL - "Due to the pandemic, the annual Chicago Ride of Silence bike ride honoring fallen cyclists took a different route this year, meeting online instead of in person..." more

Swenson Sets New Everesting Record

"Pro mountain biker Keegan Swenson, 26, broke the unofficial record for 'Everesting' on Friday, May 15, setting the new fastest time for climbing 29,029 feet by bike..." more

Strawberry Festival Bike Tour Canceled

5/21/20

London, OH

Columbus Naked Bike Ride Canceled

5/20/20

Columbus, OH - "We’ve been sitting on making an announcement for weeks now...." more

Columbus Criterium Series is Cancelled for 2020

5/20/20

Columbus, OH

Connecting Communities Webinar May 28

Cleveland, OH - "Interested in learning more about our Connecting Communities Plan? Want to help make Cleveland a safe place to ride a bike? Join Bike Cleveland and OHM Advisors as we talk about our plan to advocate for a connected bike network and learn how you can help." more

Virtual Ride of Silence

Cleveland, OH

Couple Planning to Run Colorado Trail

5/19/20

CO - "...The 490-mile Colorado Trail runs from Denver to Durango, climbing about 87,000 feet in elevation — and Doug and Melinda McCaw plan to cover it in 18 days. On foot." more

Virtual Bike Ride in Dayton

5/15/20

Dayton, OH

Big Gear Show Reschedules for August 2021

5/15/20

UT - "Organizers of The Big Gear Show, a new outdoor and bike trade show planned for July, have decided to cancel the inaugural event and reschedule for Aug. 2-3, 2021." more

Jake Wells DKXL

Leadville 100 & Steamboat Gravel Races Canceled

"Race organizers for the Leadville 100 Trail MTB and Steamboat Gravel (SBT GRVL) have announced that the 2020 races, scheduled for the weekend of August 15, will be canceled because of COVID-19 concerns." more

Racing Association Wants Proof Events are Safe

OR - "If there’s one word that defines what race promoters face right now it’s uncertainty..." more

How This Race Doubled Participation by Women

5/14/20

"Organizers of the popular Grinduro California gravel event wanted to do better than its 15 percent non-male participation rate..." more

New London-Greenwich Trail Work Day May 16

5/14/20

New London, OH

Bailey's Trail System to Open May 30

5/11/20

Athens County, OH

Elizabeth River Trail Virtual Bike Series

5/10/20

Norfolk, VA - "...Every Friday, a new ride is shared. People can do it at their own time and speed and are encouraged to post a picture when they are done..." more

Rolling at Home May 19

Cleveland, OH - "Riding indoors is the perfect way to stay fit during inclement spring weather..." more

Bike Month Scavenger Hunt

Cincinnati, OH - "May is National Bike Month and Tri-State Trails — a self-defined 'alliance of community advocates advancing a vision to connect and expand our region’s trail and bikeway network' — is offering some fun ways to explore the city on two wheels." more

City of Mount Vernon Cancels July 4th Festivities

Mt. Vernon, OH - "It is with great disappointment that the City of Mount Vernon and the Foundation Park Conservancy announce the cancellation of July 4th Independence Day festivities, including concerts and fireworks, at Ariel-Foundation Park..." more

Bremen Dirty Road Ride Recap

5/10/20

Bremen, OH - "Headed out to try a new route pulled together from three existing Bremen routes..." more

Community Bike Rides Return to Jefferson City

MO - "Jefferson City residents looking for a way to spend the morning outdoors, get some exercise and have some appropriately distanced social time will have a chance Saturday morning during a community bike ride." more

#BikesUnite Friday Round Up

5/8/20

U.S. - "...I'm dedicating Fridays in May to celebrating the happy Bike Month moments and in particular sharing some of my favorite #BikesUnite from Twitter and Instagram..." more

Cycle Oregon Cancels all 2020 Events

5/5/20

OR - "...Cycle Oregon event is much more than just a ride, it’s a close-knit, mobile city of around 3,000 riders, volunteers, staff, and vendors..." more

Finding Ways to Celebrate Bike Month

Cincinnati, OH - "...Instead of dozens, or even hundreds, of cyclists gathering for group rides that culminate at picnics or breweries, Johnston said cyclists are organizing bike scavenger hunts and virtual group rides using mobile apps like Strava or Map My Ride." more

Great American Rail Trail Anniversary May 8

"...On May 8, 2020, at 1 p.m. EDT, please join Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and partners from along the route to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the Great American Rail-Trail—virtually!.." more

2020 Bicycling Advocacy Awards

5/5/20

U.S. - "...Since we took our [Bike] Summit online, we’re taking our awards online, too. And you’re invited!.." more

Bike Month Events Go Virtual

5/5/20

Cleveland, OH

Canaan MTB Festival Postponed

5/5/20

WV

Bike Cleveland Fundo (Aug. 30) Canceled

5/4/20

Cleveland, OH

Eurobike Switches to November Dates

5/4/20

DEU - "...The event will be Nov. 24-26 at the Messe Friedrichshafen; all three days will be trade-only. There will be no consumer day this year..." more

New Lex Gravel Grinder Recap

New Lexington, OH - "33.5 miles. 3000 feet of climbing. When I was deciding what route to ride for the weekend I realized neither of the New Lexington routes were on the website..." more

Dinosaur 100 Trail Race Series to Debut

5/3/20

CO - "Organizers of this summer’s upcoming Dinosaur 100 trail races are aiming to do more for Moffat County than provide a new challenge for bikers and runners." more

Virtual Bike Month

Dayton, OH

Annual Trail Benefit Auction Canceled

5/1/20

Holmes County, OH

May Bike Challenge

Cleveland, OH

Celebrate Bike Month as #BikesUnite

U.S. - "...Most years, National Bike Month centers on biking to work and riding with a friend to a local coffee shop to get them back on a bike. In 2020, we’re doing National Bike Month a little differently..." more

Bike Month Bingo May 1

Cleveland, OH - "During the Month of May everyone is Invited to play Bike Cleveland's Bike Month Bingo!.." more

Trees Distributed for City Parks, Trails

4/30/20

WV - "The WVU Extension Service of Ohio County and Wheeling’s Parks and Recreation Department invited the public to join them in celebrating Earth Day and Arbor Day by planting 140 trees in parks throughout the City of Wheeling..." more

Buffalo Ridge Ride Recap

4/27/20

OH - "Racing may be on hold but beautiful days spent riding through the Ohio hillside are not!.." more

May is Bike Month

Cleveland, OH - "...in celebrating we’ve put together a host of virtual gatherings, solo ride options, and games to ensure we all have a wonderful bike month. Some are taking place on specific days, some you can do at your leisure." more

Bike Racing Goes Virtual

"As sports worldwide shift to online formats, pro cycling races to catch up." more

DogGann Gravel Grinder Remix

4/26/20

OH - "I headed out on a beautiful day for a gravel ride starting at the Bridge of Dreams in Brinkhaven, OH..." more

The Cleveland Script Signs Tour

Cleveland, OH - "...This tour is all on pavement, using bike lanes and paths as much as possible. Elevation changes are minor, and you’ll be treated to views of the lake multiple times, downtown, and more..." more

2020 Race Around Rwanda

Madiot 'Dumbstruck' by Tour de France Comments

4/24/20

UK - "Groupama-FDJ manager Marc Madiot has added his voice to a considerable backlash against France's sports minister, saying he was 'dumbstruck' by her recent comments that 'sport won't be a priority in our society'." more

A Pandemic-Proof Pedalpalooza?

4/23/20

Portland, OR - "...With the pandemic-induced stay home order likely to last at least another month, organizers of the annual Pedalpalooza festival are grappling with how to continue the tradition for a city of cycling lovers that’s eager to hit the streets." more

Virtual Bike to Work Day May 15

Cleveland, OH - "Normally May is the kickoff to our season of Bike to Work Day events, but 2020 is a year like no other." more

Celebrate Trails @Home Recap

4/22/20

"On Saturday, April 18, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC) hosted “Celebrate Trails @Home,” our all-virtual tribute to America’s pathways and their impact on communities everywhere..." more

Earth Day Turns 50

Greenway Trail System Hosts Online Meetings

Atlanta, GA - "For metro residents dreaming of getting out and about the AeroATL Greenway trail system is hosting interactive online meetings to discuss how the trail is being planned." more

Volunteers Needed for May Bike & Ped Counts

4/21/20

Cleveland, OH - "Bike Cleveland is in need of volunteers to conduct bike and pedestrian counts throughout Cuyahoga, Lorain, and Lake Counties..." more

Spring 2020 MORPC Volunteer Trail Counts

Columbus, OH - "The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) is currently seeking volunteers to assist with the collection of trail usage data throughout the Central Ohio region. These counts will be conducted through the rest of April and into the month of May, though this is subject to change based on health-related circumstances. " more

Comments Sought for Western Reserve Greenway Trail Construction

4/17/20

Warren, OH - "...Although comments were open at the beginning of the year until February, comments have opened again [thru May 14th] to discuss the impact along the route as part of the environmental process, said Zachary Svette, executive director of Trumbull County MetroParks." more

Tandem Cyclists Return Home from World Tour

4/16/20

"...the last thing that they, or anyone, expected to encounter on such a journey was a global pandemic." more

Celebrate Trails @ Home April 18

Yakima Greenway Postpones Gap2Gap Races

Yakima, WA - "The Gap2Gap races and Yakima Kiwanis Rock the Gap dinner/concert scheduled for May 30 are officially postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak..." more

Tour de France Go-Ahead Could be Recipe for Disaster

4/15/20

"One of the leading experts in global public health, also an adviser to the Scottish government on the COVID-19 pandemic, has described the plan to stage the 2020 Tour de France, even as late as the end of August, as a 'recipe for disaster'." more

UCI Reveals Revised 2020 UCI International Road Calendar

4/15/20

"...decisions concerning the revision of the 2020 UCI International Road Calendar were unanimously agreed by the different parties concerned..." more

2020 Tour de France Has Been Postponed

"This is the first time since World War II that the race has not been held as scheduled." more

The Unbeatable Riding (and Not Riding) in Mallorca

4/10/20

ESP - "Stuck at home dreaming of your next cycling vacation? Us too -- and this little spanish island tops the list." more

Triathlete Defeated by Unplugged Power Cord

4/10/20

"...suddenly the power to her bike cut out about halfway through [the virtual race]..." more

Choose Your Own Adventure Ride

4/10/20

"Portland, OR - "The Midnight Mystery Ride is one of many Portland bike culture traditions that is being forced to reconcile with social distancing requirements during the Covid-19 outbreak." more

Celebrating Trails from Home

4/10/20

U.S. - "Each year, we celebrate Opening Day for Trails as the national kickoff to the spring trail season. This year, with the coronavirus pandemic keeping people cordoned off and very close to home—for their health and safety, we’re shifting gears—and encouraging Americans everywhere to 'Celebrate Trails at Home!'” more

Bill Walton Organizes Virtual Charity Bike Ride

"Former Portland Trail Blazers Finals MVP Bill Walton is taking to the virtual roads, leading a remote biking challenge to benefit various food agencies in the time of COVID-19..." more

D-I-Y (Virtual) Wrenching April 21

"Learn how to be self-sufficient and avoid delays by fixing your own flat. We’ll teach you which tools and supplies you’ll need to carry for a quick repair when you’re out on the road." more

Eurobike Cancels Media Event

4/8/20

DEU - "The organizer of the Eurobike trade show says he is still uncertain whether the trade show will be held as planned in early September, and said the show has dates in late November reserved as a 'Plan B'..." more

Buckeye Trailfest Canceled for 2020

Peninsula, OH - "Due to the impact of the Coronavirus, TrailFest 2020 [originally scheduled for April 30 - May 3] is postponed until the spring of 2021." more

Virtual Tour of Flanders

Tour de Quarantine Final Stage

Dirty Kanza Rescheduled

4/5/20

"Dirty Kanza, widely regarded as the Super Bowl of gravel racing, has announced that it will be postponing the event..." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 13

Tour de Quarantine Stage 12

Virtual Bike Happy Hour April 7

Cleveland, OH - "Join your cycling friends for an after work virtual mixer in the comfort of your own home..." more

Home Bound & Down

Tour de Quarantine Stage 11 Canceled

Coronavirus Will Deal a Serious Blow to Pro Cycling

4/1/20

"By the second week of March, it was apparent that sports couldn’t continue as normal—couldn’t continue at all—during the global coronavirus pandemic. But for pro cycling, the warning signs came earlier..." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 10

Live Talk with Catherine Girves April 3

Columbus, OH - "Catherine is one of the people behind Yay Bikes! in Columbus, Ohio." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 9

Buckeye Trail Work Parties Postponed

3/31/20

Olympic Games Moved to 20121

3/30/20

Tokyo - "The International Olympic Committee, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and other stakeholders have announced new dates for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad: July 23-Aug, 8, 2021. They also announced new dates for the Paralympic Games..." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 8

Healthy Steps April 1 - May 2

Akron, OH - "Healthy Steps is the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition's annual walking program, running April 1 to May 2! We’re encouraging our community to get out and safely use the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail to promote health and wellness throughout our National Heritage Area..." more

Dirty Kanza is Holding a Virtual Gravel Camp

"...The camp, scheduled to take place April 2 through 5, will host virtual rides free to anyone via the Dirty Kanza Facebook page..." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 7

Racing The Mid South

Tour de Quarantine Stage 6

Tour de Quarantine Stage 5

Filmed by Bike April 4

Portland, OR - "...Originally scheduled for May 15-17th at the Hollywood Theater, the coronavirus pandemic has forced Crotty to postpone the event until September. But the world needs bike films now more than ever, so Crotty announced today she’ll host the Global Bike Festival on April 4th." more

Ultra-Athlete Attempts Record-Breaking Run

SA - "Top South African ultra-trail athlete, Ryan Sandes, plans an attempt this week on his own record for Cape Town’s ‘Thirteen Peaks’ circuit before the lock down on Thursday night." more

Tour de Quarantine Stage 4

New London-Greenwich Trail March 28 Workday Canceled

3/26/20

Don’t Ride in Critical Mass

3/26/20

Chicago, IL - "...The ride has taken place in Chicago every month since October 1997, rain, shine, or snow, often drawing thousand of riders..." more

Tour De Quarantine Stage 3

Eurobike Remains on Track for September

3/25/20

DEU - "Eurobike organizers said in an email Wednesday they are preparing to hold the trade show and media events leading up to it as originally planned on Sept. 2-5 despite the COVID-19 pandemic." more

Panaracer says it will Support Canceled Events

3/25/20

CA - "Panaracer says it will honor commitments made to events this year, even if they are not held because of the COVID-19 pandemic." more

Tour De Quarantine Stage 2

IOC Member Suggests 2020 Olympics will be Postponed

3/23/20

"Veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound told USA TODAY Sports on Monday afternoon that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are going to be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic." more

Gritty Take: In Times Such As These

"...This is a tale of one event and what led me and my partner in promoting it to postpone the event to 2021..." more

Tour De Quarantine Stage 1 Results

3/21/20

"The season-long dominance of Lady On The eBike was never truly tested in the first stage of the Tour de Quarantine..." more

Outerbike Confirms Dates for October

Moab, UT - "After some considering, organizers of the Outerbike demos have decided to stick with their October dates for an event in Moab, even though the dates conflict with the re-secheduled Sea Otter Festival." more

MORPC Virtual Open House March 31

Central OH - "Members of the public have the opportunity to provide comments on projects proposed for construction during the next four years in both the metropolitan and rural areas of Central Ohio. more

Pro Cyclist Assaulted by Driver

3/21/20

BEL - "...The incident comes five days after Italian riders, who are also allowed to train outside, were harassed by drivers..." more

Update from Bike Cleveland

Cleveland, OH - "A global pandemic has put us in uncharted territory as our attention turns to COVID-19. As we all practice social distancing, I wanted to provide an update on how Bike Cleveland is responding to this situation..." more

Things-to-Do in Cleveland

Cleveland, OH - "...Here are 15 ideas on how to spend part of your weekend." more

Johnny Appleseed Metropolitan Park District Statement

Lima, OH - "Important update for Johnny Appleseed Metro Park District..." more

Lefevere: Cycling Model Could Collapse

3/21/20

UK - "...Belgium team boss Patrick Lefevere has set out his concerns around the coronavirus, with worries over his Deceuninck-QuickStep staff testing positive for the virus and the effects on the sponsorship model should the Tour de France be canceled." more

TAITRA Cancels May's TAIPEI CYCLE

3/19/20

TWN - "Organizers of Taipei Cycle, the trade show originally scheduled to be held this month, have canceled a subsitute event that had been scheduled for mid-May." more

How Coronavirus Is Impacting Olympic Cycling Qualification

3/19/20

"The world of professional cycling (along with everyone else) has been upended by the coronavirus pandemic as bike racing has essentially come to a halt for the time being..." more

Race Participants Question Decision to Hold Event

3/19/20

UT - "The 10th annual True Grit Epic 3 Day Mountain/Gravel Stage Race took place over three days last weekend in Santa Clara. Following the event, many participants expressed complaints about weather conditions and current coronavirus concerns and questioned whether it was the right decision to move forward." more

Ohio Trail Connections Summit Rescheduled for Nov. 14

Mt. Vernon, OH - "Please join us for the Ohio Trail Connections Summit in Mount Vernon on Saturday November 14, 2020. Our Keynote Speaker is Amy Camp, from Cycle Forward Trail & Tourism Consulting..." more

5 Rivers MetroParks Response to COVID-19

3/19/20

Dayton, OH - "...all Five Rivers MetroParks events, programs, shelter and camping reservations and rentals are cancelled until at least May 3..." more

Cycle the 26 Miles of the Brooklyn Waterfront

NY - "Ever wanted to take in the whole Brooklyn waterfront by bike? The epic return of the Greenway Ride for 2020 on May 31st will enable you to do just that..." more

Paris-Roubaix and Tour of Flanders Unlikely to Run

"... The news comes after the French Cycling Federation announced on Friday that all races in the country at all levels would be suspended until further notice." more

Emma White, Cycling’s Newest World Champ

3/18/20

"In late February, Team USA’s Emma White, Chloe Dygert, Jennifer Valente, and Lily Williams won the gold medal at the women’s team pursuit during the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Berlin..." more

Canalway Coalition Updates

NE OH - "...As always, we are dedicated to taking the proper steps to ensure the safety of event guests and program participants. Please see updates regarding our schedule..." more

April Pathfinders Events Canceled

3/18/20

Urbana, OH

Town Decides to Hold Virtual Race in Place of Canceled One

3/17/20

OR - "...According to the race website, racers are invited to complete the course any time between March 21st and April 25th. The course will be fully marked and available via the TrailForks app..." more

IditaFAT Bike Event in Mannsville

NY - "Around 40 people raced in the first fat bike race in Winona Forest five years ago. Since then, the number of participants has nearly tripled, thanks to committed volunteers and president who has worked to transform the once one-dimensional association." more

Cleveland Event Cancelations Piling Up

Cleveland, OH

Boston Mill Visitor Center is Closed

CVNP, OH - Boston Mill Visitor Center is CLOSED until further notice. Park information is available at the kiosk outside. All programs are cancelled. Park trails, parking lots, and restrooms are OPEN.

First-Ever High School Gravel Racing Team

AR - "Thaden School in Bentonville, Arkansas offers one extracurricular activity for their students that few, if any, other high schools do: a competitive gravel riding team." more

Rescheduled Sea Otter 2020 Dates Announced

"...Sea Otter will take place October 1 – 4, 2020, of course, in the same iconic venue." more

British Cycling Suspends all Events thru April 30

3/17/20

UK - "All forthcoming races and sportives postponed or cancelled." more

Pandemic Plays Havoc with Training Camps, Bike Travel

3/17/20

CO - "With travel restrictions increasing and social distancing the norm, it's no surprise cycling training camps and two-wheeled travel excursions are being called off because of the COVID-19 pandemic." more

Licking Parks Suspends Programs

3/16/20

Licking County, OH

Franklin County Closes Nature Centers, Cancels Programs

3/16/20

Columbus, OH

3 Creeks Metroparks Closes Nature Centers

3/16/20

Columbus, OH

Howard Arch Dedication Postponed

Howard, OH

Smart Cycling - Traffic Skills 101 March 21

Cleveland, OH - "...The workshop will start in the classroom for discussion about safe riding techniques, then we head to the parking lot to practice some on-bike skills. We will finish the workshop with a ride on local, low-traffic roads." more

Newcomerstown Gravel Ride Recap

3/15/20

OH - "...Thanks to Tim Cristy for adapting this route from a longer route. Lots of climbing..." more

First Day of Spring Hike March 20

Grove City, OH - "Take a brisk 2-mile hike to celebrate the first day of spring!.." more

Bike Event Promoters Hit by Cancellations

Portland, OR - "...I’m postponing three events with 900 participants in the next 4 weeks. That’s $25,000 in entries..." more

Gorman Nature Center Closed Thru March 27

3/13/20

Mansfield, OH

Summit Parks to Close Indoor Facilities March 16th

Summit County, OH - "At the guidance of health authorities during the COVID-19 outbreak, Summit Metro Parks has closed indoor facilities (F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm Visitors Center, Liberty Park Nature Center, Summit Lake Nature Center, Administrative Offices Lobby, Volunteer Center and all rentable lodges) to the public beginning March 16 and continuing until at least April 5, 2020." more

Toledo Metroparks Virus Response

3/13/20

Toledo, OH - "Effective immediately and continuing through at least the end of March, all Metroparks programs are canceled and all indoor facilities are closed..." more

Mill Creek MetroParks Cancellations and Closures

Canfield, OH - "... Mill Creek MetroParks is cancelling all previously scheduled programs, events, lectures and facility rentals through at least April 5, 2020. Mill Creek MetroParks is also closing several indoor public facilities through at least April 5, 2020..." more

Ring into Spring! March 19

Norwalk, OH - "...Join us for a fun ride around Norwalk as we ring our bells and greet our neighbors, celebrating the arrival of spring!" more

Looking For The Green Hike March 17

Groveport, OH - "...Three Creeks Metro Park naturalists Greg and Scott will lead a "Looking for the Green" walk on Tuesday..." more

Cowboy Trail Bike Adventure in the Works

NE - "A Norfolk business is hoping to bring tourists to the region’s Cowboy Trail with a new event this summer." more

Stark Parks Suspends Programs thru April 12

Stark County, OH - "Stark Parks would like to stress our top priority is the safety of our visitors and employees. At this time, the park district has made the decision to temporarily suspend Stark Parks’ public and volunteer programs through Sun., April 12. Any registration fees for programs scheduled between these dates will be refunded." more

March 20 Taste of Tusc Postponed

Kent, OH - "...We are working with the Performing Arts Center, vendors and other partners to determine if the event can be rescheduled for a future date..." more

March 28 Ohio Trail Connections Summit Postponed

3/13/20

Mt.Vernon, OH - "Event postponed. - Updates coming soon. more

Coronavirus Cases Linked to UAE Tour as Quarantine Continues

"The United Arab Emirates announced on March 3 that six more people from the UAE Tour have tested positive for the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19..." more

Ben Sonntag Killed in Crash

"The Colorado State Patrol identified Durango professional mountain biker Benjamin Sonntag as the cyclist killed Wednesday after being hit by a driver in a pickup truck." more

Join 'Team Walking' Program

PA - "Spring may not have quite sprung, but the days are longer and many of us are eager to resume outdoor recreational activities." more

FRTTI Postones Annual Meeting

Huron County, OH

COMBO Board Meeting March 17

Gahanna, OH - "Join us at Trek Gahanna for our March board meeting and hear what COMBO has going on. Get involved!" more

5th Annual Shamrock Run March 17

Columbus, OH - "Calling all Walkers, Joggers, Runners and Leprechauns to join Columbus Westside Running Club for it's 5th Annual Shamrock Run at Westgate Park!.." more

CABDA East to be Held as Exhibitors Pull Out

Chicago, IL - "CABDA show director Jim Kersten said next week's CABDA East trade show in New Jersey is going ahead as planned, even after at least 11 exhibitors have told him they plan to pull out. The show originally had 156 registered exhibitors." more

QBP Cancels Baltimore Service Summit

Bloomington, MN - "Quality Bicycle Products notified registrants Friday that a Service Summit tech education event has been canceled because of COVID-19 concerns." more

Sea Otter Classic Postponed Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Monterey, CA - "Organizers of the Sea Otter Classic, scheduled for next month here, announced Thursday that they are postponing the event to an undetermined date because of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak." more

UAE Tour Canceled Mid-Race After Two Staffers Test Positive

"The final two stages of the UAE Tour were canceled due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus." more

EWS Postponed: Rounds 1 & 2 of the Enduro World Series Rescheduled

3/11/20

"The number of events to be cancelled or postponed as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak is steadily racking up. The Enduro World Series, Rounds 1 & 2 are the latest to get hit..." more

More Details Concerning National Bike Summit Cancelation

3/10/20

Arlington, VA - "...We are working with the Hyatt Regency, our venue, to secure larger refunds for our conference space. If you previously registered, please look for an email with further instructions." more

Bentonville Bike Fest Rescheduled

Bentonville, AR - "The Bentonville Bike Fest has been moved from May to August because of health concerns and travel restrictions created by COVID-19." more

National Bike Summit Canceled

3/10/20

Baltimore, MD - "The League of American Bicyclists has canceled its National Bike Summit, which had been scheduled for March 15-17, because of COVID-19 concerns." more

St. Patrick's Day Ride March 17

Massillon, OH - "Celebrate St. Paddy's Day the right way: on two wheels!.." more

New London-Greenwich Rail Trail Work Day March 14

New London, OH

Sea Otter Classic Rescheduled to Oct. 1-4

3/10/20

Monterey, CA - "The 2020 Sea Otter Classic will be held here the first weekend in October, organizers announced Tuesday. The event had originally been scheduled for April but was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns." more

Why Classics Are Better Than Grand Tours

"This might be an unpopular opinion, but I don’t love the Tour de France anymore. Not the way I once did, anyway..." more

Davis Snowy Gravel Ride Recap

3/7/20

Hendricks, WV - "...It was snowing at the start and the mountains were blanketed with clouds and snow..." more

Year of Yay! Ride March 14

Columbus, OH - "This month’s theme is Spring (yup, it’s almost here), with promises of plants and flowers, and possibly some more surprises. Come join us and explore a great ride!" more

GarageSale/SwapMeet March 14

Canal Winchester, OH - "Clean out your bike stash and make some cash OR get ready for the season at the best prices of the year..." more

The Belgian Waffle Ride

U.S. Women Dedicate Gold Medal to Kelly Catlin

"The U.S. women’s team won the team pursuit at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Berlin, beating Great Britain in the final." more

Sport Director Nicolas Portal Dies at Age 40

3/4/20

"Nicolas Portal, 40, passed away suddenly on Tuesday after suffering from cardiac arrest at his home in Andorra." more

Dublin Ped Bridge 10k March 14

Dublin, OH - "...The morning ride will be a short and sweet 10k, with a mild 14-16 mph pace to get the legs warmed back up after a cold winter! No Drop, so tag along and invite your friends!" more

Dublin Pedestrian Bridge Opening March 13

3/4/20

Dublin, OH - "... the new bridge will be called 'The Dublin Link,' or 'The Link' for short." more

Hockhocking Adena Bikeway Meeting March 12

Athens, OH - "...Everyone is welcome to attend. If you have a question, issue, or are potentially interested in participating, please attend a meeting and join the conversation about the bikeway and its management." more

FRTTI Annual Meeting March 12

Monroeville, OH - "...Our annual meeting is Thurs March 12 at the Monroeville K of C hall. Any FRTTI member or supporter is welcome to attend..." more

FCW Volunteer Night: Demolition! March 10

Columbus, OH - "Grab your hammers and pry bars and help us prep a new space for our non-profit bike co-op expansion." more

Slow Roll 2020 Planning Meeting March 9

Mansfield, OH - "Let's meet at Relax and discuss ideas and adventures to explore for Slow Roll rides beginning in May!.." more

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