Cal Melick Memorial Ride
We'll meet at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30 at the Mabee Library, Washburn University to remember fallen cyclist Cal Melick. We'll take about 15-20 minutes to have remembrances of Cal from friends and colleagues, then the group will roll out for a slow-paced, 10-mile ride. Please join us in remembering Cal.
Bike Around Topeka Fund-Raiser
Cyclists: Enjoy a late-September ride with friends and family while supporting a worthy cause. This fund-raiser for the Topeka Bikeways is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 28 at 1:00 p.m. at the Judicial Center, 10th & Harrison streets (downtown). You can choose from three routes, each about 10 miles long, and there also will be a shorter family route. Suggested donations are $15.00 per individual and $30.00 per family. Children will enjoy a bike rodeo held by the Topeka Community Cycle Project. All funds support the Topeka Bikeways Fund. Download the flier (PDF) for more information.
Bruce Whaley Spirit Ride
Sign up for our final event of the season, the Bruce Whaley Spirit Ride on Saturday, Sept. 20, and enjoy a beautiful ride in Shawnee County with cycling friends. For information on how to register, visit the Bruce Whaley Spirit Ride page.
National Bike Challenge
KVBC and Topeka will participate in the 2014 National Bike Challenge competition, hosted by Endomondo and sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and Kimberly-Clark. To participate, simply visit the National Bike Challenge website, click "Join" and then search for Kaw Valley Bicycle Club or KVBC to sign up for one of our teams.
Follow us on Twitter to learn of spontaneous, unscheduled rides in the Topeka area. Search Twitter for us at Topeka Bicycle Rides (@TopekaBikeRides) or click on the Twitter button below.
Kaw Valley Bicycle Club, P.O. Box 4474, Topeka KS 66604© 2011 KVBC