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October 25, 2015

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Ride the Tour de Bronx!

Date

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Check-in Time

25-mile ride:

50-mile ride:

Start Location

The Bronx County Building

Finish Location

Price

$ - T.A. Members

$: Non-members

The Ride

Join nearly 6,000 cyclists as they hit the road for the Tour de Bronx, the largest free cycling event in New York State.

With a choice of either a 25 or 40-mile course through the borough’s 61 neighborhoods, there will be fun for families, casual riders and avid bicyclists.  

Men and women of all ages as well as children participate in this annual event. Every year local, national and even international visitors make their way to the Bronx just to be a part of the “Big Bronx Ride!”

With a choice of either a 25 or 40-mile course through the borough’s 61 neighborhoods, there will be fun for families, casual riders and avid bicyclists.

Men and women of all ages as well as children participate in this annual event. Every year local, national and even international visitors make their way to the Bronx just to be a part of the “Big Bronx Ride!”

Presented by the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Transportation Alternatives and produced by the Bronx Tourism Council, the Tour de Bronx promotes bicycling and pedestrian environmentally-friendly methods of travel.

All Riders must check-in on the morning of the tour.

 

 

Routes

The 50 mile


This quicker-paced ride ventures farther afield to visit iconic Bronx sites like City Island, Woodlawn Cemetery and SUNY Maritime College. This ride is recommended for experienced cyclists comfortable riding in traffic .THERE IS NO SAFETY CELL ON THIS RIDE. Kids under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The 25 mile

A leisurely ride that's great for every age and skill level. Enjoy Bronx Greenway bike paths, parklands, shoreline and more. Riders will be accompanied by marshals and NYPD escorts. This family-friendly ride is a great way to see the Bronx from behind your handlebars.

Getting There

The 2014 tour starts at the Bronx County Building at Grand Concourse & 161st Street and ends with a music festival at the New York Botanical Garden.

Registration

 

 

Volunteering

Registration Volunteers
Help with checking-in riders and with the overall registration process at the start of the Tour de Bronx.

Marshal the 2014 Tour de Bronx Route
Marshals are volunteers on bikes who help other riders navigate the route, tricky intersections and fix flats. They also lead riders to the food and water, first aid and bike repair stations. Riding marshals must be experienced cyclists able to fix a flat tire, and be committed to riding safely and with a positive, friendly attitude.

Sponsors

Presented by the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Transportation Alternatives and produced by the Bronx Tourism Council, the Tour de Bronx promotes bicycling and pedestrian environmentally-friendly methods of travel.