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Events

Here is a list of events around the region, state, and nation. 
If you would like to have your event listed, please email us here
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Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge - August 4, 2018

The 2018 Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge is scheduled to take place on Saturday, August 4 in beautiful Highland County, Virginia. The yearly event features 2 States, 3 Counties, 9 mountains, 105 miles, and over 10,000 feet of climb. The challenge features 4 course of different ability level, they include:

  • Blue Grass Valley Ride: 27 miles of rolling valley hills
  • Two State Short Ride: 53 miles and 4 mountains to climb
  • Two State Long Ride: 54 miles of the Century ride and then add the Blue Grass Valley ride for a total of 67 miles with 4 mountains to climb
  • Century: 2 States, 3 Counties, 9 mountains, over 100 miles, and over 10,000 feet to climb

Visit the website and the Facebook event page for more information and to register.


Tour de Valley - September 1, 2018

The Tour de Valley takes you on a scenic tour of the Shenandoah Valley and includes a tech tee, stoked aid stations, and SAG vehicle support on the course. Choose from two distances, the 100 mile Century or the 62 mile Metric Century. Stay for the after party at the War Memorial Pool at Ridgeview Park where participants can take a swim and enjoy pizza, subs, and beverages!

Visit the website for more information.


Shenandoah Mountain 100 - September 2, 2018

Shenandoah Mountain 100 - 100 mile backcountry mountain bike race in Virginia's George Washington National Forest. The course will consist of singletrack, double track, and fire roads with a bit of pavement.

Visit the event registration page for more information.


Valley Veterans Ride for Heroes - September 8, 2018

 

Join us for the Valley Veterans Ride for Heroes on September 8, 2018 and enjoy either a 25-mile or 50-mile bicycle route through the beauty of the rolling hills and lush fields on the Central Shenandoah Valley countryside.

We ride to support our combat veterans and to raise funds for Boulder Crest Retreat, a therapeutic and wellness facility for combat veterans and their families.

Click here for more information. Click here to register online, or register same day at Gypsy Hill Park gym.


36th Annual Shenandoah Valley Century - September 9, 2018

Bicycle rides of 25, 50, and 100 miles through the scenic and historic Shenandoah Valley sponsored by the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition.

We invite you to help us celebrate the Shenandoah Valley Century for some of the finest cycling to be found. The ride starts in Harrisonburg, the bike capital of Virginia, and includes scenic vistas, small towns, beautiful farms, quiet roads, and more. All routes are paved and have low traffic volume. Participants ride at their own pace; the event is not a race. Maps are provided and the route will be patrolled by automobile SAG to provide assistance as needed.

Visit SVBC's website for more information and to register.


Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo - September 30, 2018

Named one of "America's Top 10 Gran Fondos" by Men's Journal, Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo is an event to welcome cyclists and spectators to Harrisonburg, VA for an exciting weekend of special events, challenging rides, charity fundraising, and festivities for the entire family. Join in this cycling tradition!

Visit the website, registration site, or Facebook event page for more information and to register.


Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival - October 19-21, 2018

Enjoy the scenic heart of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley as you join us for the 28th annual Fall Foliage Bike Festival. A perennial favorite with cyclists up and down the mid-Atlantic states and beyond, the Fall Foliage Bike Festival offers a full weekend of riding, sightseeing and warm Virginia hopsitality.

Visit the event website or Facebook event page for more information or to register.


Local Bicycle Clubs' Scheduled Rides/Weekly Events

Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition
Harrisonburg, VA
Click for Weekly Rides and Events

Milepost Zero
Waynesboro, VA
Click for Weekly Rides and Events

Queen City Cycling
Staunton, VA
Click for Weekly Rides and Events



 

 

Annual Events

The Harris- Roubaix gravel spring classic
Held in April
Harrisonburg/Rockingham County
http://www.svbcoalition.org/events/harris-roubaix/

Harrisonburg Bike to Work Day
Held on National Bike to Work Day (the third Friday in May)
Harrisonburg, VA
http://www.hburgbike2work.org/

Annual Lexington Road & River Relay
Held in May
Lexington/Rockbridge County
http://www.sunriserotarylexva.org/Road_River/roadriver.htm

Annual Bike Virginia Tour  
Held in June
http://bikevirginia.org/  

Massanutten Hoo-Ha  Professional Mountain Bike race
Held in June
Keezletown/Rockingham County
http://www.massresort.com/v.php?pg=220

Tour de Burg
Held in July
Harrisonburg/Rockingham County
http://www.svbcoalition.org/events/tdb/

Jeremiah  Bishop's Grand Fondo Alpine Loop
Held in September
Harrisonburg/Rockingham County
http://www.alpineloopgranfondo.com/

Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge
Held each August  
Monterey/Highland County
http://www.highlandcountyrecreation.org/mountain-mama-road-bike-challenge.html

Shenandoah Mountain 100
Held in September
Stokesville/Augusta County
http://www.mountaintouring.com/htm/
shenandoah_mountain_100/page_sm100.htm


Shenandoah Valley Century
Held in September
Harrisonburg/Rockingham County
http://www.svbcoalition.org/events/century/

Tour de Valley
Held in September
Waynesboro, Augusta County
http://www.runthevalley.com/tour-de-valley/

Annual Hill of a Climb Bike Race
Held in October
Buena Vista/Rockbridge County
http://www.glenmaurypark.com/

Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival
Held in October
City of Staunton, Augusta County
http://shenandoahbike.org

Shenandoah Mountain Bike Festival
Held in October
Stokesville, VA
http://www.svbcoalition.org/events/mtbfestival/index.php

 

 
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