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Cycle Avondale - Registration now open for city’s first half metric bike ride

Cycle Avondale takes place Sunday, October 6, is an official USA Cycling permitted event.
Post Date:08/21/2019

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For immediate release: August 21, 2019

Cycle Avondale - Registration now open for city’s first half metric bike ride
Cycle Avondale Event Logo
Bicycle enthusiasts of all levels -- from the recreational rider to professional athletes – will enjoy the opportunity to participate in Avondale’s first half-metric bike ride!
Cycle Avondale takes place Sunday, October 6, is an official USA Cycling permitted event. This half metric (31 mile) bike ride route begins at Friendship Park, with a route that includes ISM Raceway!

Beginning at Friendship Park (12325 W McDowell Road, Avondale, AZ 85323), the route provides a leisurely ride for cyclists of all skill levels. The route includes a lane closure throughout and will highlight Avondale communities, businesses, and facilities, including a portion of the ride (10 miles) on the ISM Raceway track, located in the southern portion of the city. The route is mostly level terrain with minor changes in elevation entering and exiting ISM Raceway.

Strava users wanting to try their luck at setting the ISM Raceway track record will have the opportunity to do so. Cycle Avondale is the only bike event permitted at the racetrack, offering riders an exclusive opportunity to compete against one another to set the track record for the next year.

After the ride, festivities at Friendship Park will include music, food, drinks - including local brew vendors such as 8-Bit Aleworks and Scale & Feather Meadery, exhibitors/vendors, including Trek Bicycle Store, and fun for all!

Early bird registration, by September 15, is $50. After that date, the cost to register is $75. A portion of the registration proceeds will benefit local Phoenix Children’s Hospital charity.

Registration fee includes:
•Secured, timed bike route
•Event shirt
•Commemorative token
•Food and Drink, including snacks at the pit stop
•SAG Support
•Charitable donation

The race will start at 7 a.m.

Register now online via Avondale Parks and Recreation; www.avondaleaz.gov/cycleAvondale . Questions, call 623-333-2400. Vendor and sponsorship opportunities are still available, inquire for details.

 

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Cycle Avondale - Registration now open for city’s first half metric bike ride

Post Date:08/21/2019

Avondale PublicInformationOfficeLongLogo                                                Media Release


For immediate release: August 21, 2019

Cycle Avondale - Registration now open for city’s first half metric bike ride
Cycle Avondale Event Logo
Bicycle enthusiasts of all levels -- from the recreational rider to professional athletes – will enjoy the opportunity to participate in Avondale’s first half-metric bike ride!
Cycle Avondale takes place Sunday, October 6, is an official USA Cycling permitted event. This half metric (31 mile) bike ride route begins at Friendship Park, with a route that includes ISM Raceway!

Beginning at Friendship Park (12325 W McDowell Road, Avondale, AZ 85323), the route provides a leisurely ride for cyclists of all skill levels. The route includes a lane closure throughout and will highlight Avondale communities, businesses, and facilities, including a portion of the ride (10 miles) on the ISM Raceway track, located in the southern portion of the city. The route is mostly level terrain with minor changes in elevation entering and exiting ISM Raceway.

Strava users wanting to try their luck at setting the ISM Raceway track record will have the opportunity to do so. Cycle Avondale is the only bike event permitted at the racetrack, offering riders an exclusive opportunity to compete against one another to set the track record for the next year.

After the ride, festivities at Friendship Park will include music, food, drinks - including local brew vendors such as 8-Bit Aleworks and Scale & Feather Meadery, exhibitors/vendors, including Trek Bicycle Store, and fun for all!

Early bird registration, by September 15, is $50. After that date, the cost to register is $75. A portion of the registration proceeds will benefit local Phoenix Children’s Hospital charity.

Registration fee includes:
•Secured, timed bike route
•Event shirt
•Commemorative token
•Food and Drink, including snacks at the pit stop
•SAG Support
•Charitable donation

The race will start at 7 a.m.

Register now online via Avondale Parks and Recreation; www.avondaleaz.gov/cycleAvondale . Questions, call 623-333-2400. Vendor and sponsorship opportunities are still available, inquire for details.

 

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