Bike riders of the Midwest, River District 12 is proud to announce the date for its 2017 Tour. River District 12 is a twelve hour bike tour designed to promote bike safety and awareness, provide a bike view of the River District, and build the community's foundation.
The event will take place on June 24, 2017 from 7am – 7pm in the River District of Rockford, Illinois. The tour's bike course has 5 main check-points, comprising a 4.5 mile loop. Participants ride the course with the intention of accumulating the most miles possible. The course will include 8 bonus check-points which will be held in a staggered arrangement. Bonus checkpoints will take you off the course and when completed, will award you with the credit of two extra laps each. Bonus check-points could include a physical task, beautification of the neighborhood, or a bike safety course.
The event has two basic categories; solo or team (2-6 people). The entry fee is $30 per rider (cash or check) at Namaste Studios or $33 per rider online. Must be 18 or older to enter.
A Gear Pickup will be held at Namaste Studios on Friday, June 23rd.
On Saturday, June 24th we will hold a Gear Pickup from 5-6am at the Start/Finish Line located on the 100 N. Main St. Block Party Area.