Team Fur Bandit, Rockford’s premier bicycle club and bike safety advocates, presents the Eighth Annual Tour de Frost, the 20 mile bike ride around Rockford to benefit The Fish-Abled Foundation. Registration begins at 9:00am at The Vitamin Shoppe. Bike will line up at 9:45am and the ride starts at 10:00am.
Early registration is is $35 on Active.com. On site-registration day of the event is $40 and runs from 9:00am to 9:45am.
The Tour de Frost is a safe, fun, fully supported bike ride around Rockford. Cyclists go in a group in this no-drop ride, and are treated to stops along the way at The Olympic Tavern and Rockford Bicycle Company. Growing every year, the ride has brought in cyclists from as far as Milwaukee and the Quad Cities to do the twenty mile loop, which ends with a pizza party at Oscar's Pub & Grill on E. State St.
Famous for riding the Rockford area on fur covered bicycles, Team Fur Bandit decided to channel their popularity to help Rockford’s disabled community by providing funds to help support their their needs. Since 2014 the team has been working with The Fish-Abled Foundation to help support their honorable cause to help out the disabled.