Sunday, August 20, 2017

Online registration will open until Thursday, August 17th, 2017, 6:00 pm

Cost: By Donation, you will be asked at the end of the registration process. Donations over $20 will receive a tax receipt,

Location (Start/Finish): Minerva Park, McKellar, Ontario

Check in/register: 8:00 am for 38 km and 93 km riders, 10:00 for 10 km riders

The McKellar Recreation Committee and Parry Sound Bikes presents the McKellar Bikes - Ride the Roads, in support of Treetops Community Forest.

 
Technical Support

Parry Sound Bikes will be on hand to provide last minute minor adjustments. There will be a floater vehicle but carry own supplies to change flats.

Nutrition

Coffee/ snacks available for sale in morning. Bring own nutrition for the Ride. Bottled water available on route. Bring money- all routes pass by a store or restaurant. BBQ items for sale from 12-2pm at Minerva Park

Weather

Rain or shine (Thunderstorms and lightning are the exception)

Volunteers … Please follow instructions and smile and thank them

Safety Guide to a Safe Ride

  • Roads are OPEN to vehicle traffic.
  • Please follow the rules of the road to keep yourself and others safe
  • You are responsible for your own safety
  • Wear a helmet. HELMETS ARE MANDATORY for all participants
  • Do NOT ride more than two abreast
  • Ontario Highway Traffic Act applies equally to cyclists and motorists
  • Be courteous to motorists and other cyclists.
  • Safety is enhanced if motorist frustration is minimized
  • Ensure bike is tuned up and road ready before the Ride
  • Communicate your intention to pass other cyclists
  • Use caution at all times
  • Please avoid cell phones and personal audio systems while cycling
  • Everyone do their part to ensure a fun and safe ride