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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 5, 2017

The 2017 Mountain Mama Road Bike Challenge is scheduled to take place on Saturday, August 5th in beautiful Highland County, Virginia. The yearly event features two states, three counties, nine mountains, 105 miles, and over 10,000 feet of climb. The challenge features four courses of different ability levels, they include:

  • Blue Grass Valley Ride: 27 miles of rolling valley hills
  • Two State Short Ride: 53 miles and four mountains to climb
  • Two State Long Ride: Part of the Century Ride (54 miles) and the Blue Grass Valley Ride for a total of 67 miles with four mountains to climb
  • Century: Two states, three counties, nine mountains, over 100 miles, and over 10,000 feet to climb

Please visit the event webpage for more information and to register.


Tour de Valley Century and Metric Century - September 2, 2017

The Tour de Valley takes you on a scenic tour of the Shenandoah Valley. 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 fuel up with food and local brews.

Visit the website for more information.


19th Annual Shenandoah Mountain 100 Backcountry Mountain Bike Race - September 3, 2017

The Shenandoah Mountain 100 is held in Virginia's George Washington National Forest. The course will consist of singletrack, double track, and fire roads with a bit of pavement.

Click here for more information, and click here to register.


Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival - September 9, 2017

Join us for the Valley Veterans Ride for Heroes on September 9, 2017 and enjoy either a 25-mile or 50-mile bicycle route through the beauty of the rolling hills and lush fields of the central Shenandoah Valley countryside. The ride supports our combat veterans and raises funds for Boulder Crest Retreat, a therapeutic and wellness facility for our combat veterans and their families.

Registration and start/finish are at the Gypsy Hill Park gym in Staunton, Virginia. Please visit the website for more details and to register.


Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo - October 1, 2017

The Alpine Loop is 107 miles with over 11,000 feet of climbing, including 11 miles of unpaved dirt / gravel on some of the steepest climbs you'll ever attempt. Includes major mountain climbs and descents.

For more information or to register, please visit the website.


Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival - October 20-22, 2017

Registration now open!

The Shenandoah Fall Foliage Bike Festival is one of the best fall rides around. Contact event coordinators to find out about the "local rider" discount!


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 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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