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The following rides are listed as a courtesy to other organizations, and except where noted are not connected to the Lehigh Wheelmen Association.

NOTE: Always check the event sponsor's website before the event to verify registration requirements, event date, start times and locations.  LWA is not responsible for changes made to event information after it has been published here.

If you know of a ride that you think might be of interest to the LWA members and would like it to be included here, please contact the website manager.
 
Details of these rides can be viewed and accessed through links in the short descriptions below. 
 
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Delaware Doublecross Metric Century - June 29, 2019


Two routes are provided, each 31 miles in length for a total of 62 miles. This metric century ride is laid out in a figure eight pattern, beginning and ending at Smyrna High School, in Smyrna..
  Details & registration 

 

New Holland​  Bicycle Race - July 13, 2019

A 50+ mile open road course starting and ending at the Community Memorial Park in the Borough of  New Holland. We also have a  30 mile loop for the intermediate cyclist which has big rolling hills with one good climb and a downhill coast back to the Community Park.  more info

 

Brake the Cycle of Poverty - August 10, 2019

Join Friend, Inc. Community Services for the 0th annual “Brake the Cycle of Poverty”—a benefit bike ride from  AM-2 PM at Saucony Creek Brewing Company, 15032 Kutztown Road, Kutztown PA.   Cost includes a sandwich from their Gastropub and a 10-oz beer (21 and older) upon completion of your ride! Choose from 10, 25, 40 or 62 mile routes.    more info

 

 

The Nightmare Tour - August 10, 2019

This event goes around the perimeter of Lancaster County in one day. Miles: 111, 177, 200, 225 & 24hr.   8900- 22,000 ft
of climb. A MUST for the serious cyclist.
  more info

 

Shorefire Imperial Century - August 10, 2019


Routes ranging from 35-100 miles, following lesser-traveled back roads through flat to rolling terrain.  Routes interface, so you have options to increase or decrease your mileage during your ride depending on your goals for the day...
  Details & registration 

 

 

44th Annual Brandywine Bike Tour - Sunday, August 25, 2019

A fully supported tour through historic thoroughbred horse farm country in western Chester County and Lancaster County’s Amish farm country.  Low-traffic route options over lush, rolling/hilly terrain: 24, 50, 67, 82, and a challenging 100 miles. New this year: the “easiest” 50 mile route we’ve offered in years, with long flat stretches. For maximum fun, be sure to check out our “Make A Weekend of It” page with suggested hotels, activities, and restaurants - there is plenty for cyclists and non-cyclists alike to enjoy!  Tour proceeds after Club expenses go to a variety of bicycling advocacy organizations.  more info 

 

Savage Imperial Century - September 21, 2019


Select a route – 40, 60, 75 or 100 miles – and enjoy one of the premier rides in the mid-Atlantic region.   Attack the major hills and climbs on the 75– and 100-miles routes or stick to the shorter 40– and 60-mile loops.
  Details & registration 

 

Adamstown Dirty Dozen Hill Climb - October 5, 2019

Location: Reinholds, PA 17569 (Berks County, South of Reading, Pa)  68 miles, 9967 ft of climb.
13-20% sloped hills. 16 timed hills. Cash prizes. Free craft beer tasting and pizza after the
event.  
more info

 

New Holland​  Bicycle Race - October 12, 2019

A 50+ mile open road course starting and ending at the Community Memorial Park in the Borough of  New Holland. We also have a  30 mile loop for the intermediate cyclist which has big rolling hills with one good climb and a downhill coast back to the Community Park, and an 82 mile loop for those who want more miles, and more climbing!  more info