Carolina Cyclers bicycle rides are open to everyone! We welcome non-members. Do come prepared with the appropriate fitness, water bottles, clothing, and extra tube, and an inflation devise (pump or CO 2).
If you are a member of Carolina Cyclers you may add a ride now. Contact Vince Flores (803-779-0977), Ride Coordinator, or Paul Palmer, (803-782-5656) webmaster, for user name and password or for any assistance you need adding or editing a ride. Just please be reminded that ride leaders are expected to have all riders who participate in the ride to sign a Release and Waiver of Liability Agreement. Just click the link and print a few copies.
If you are a local ride leader from a local bike shop or other local organization, we will be delighted to add your ride to the calendar. Contact Paul Palmer, (803-782-5656) webmaster to have your ride listed, provided you give complete information about the ride as follows: Date, time, place duration, pace, and organization.
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South Carolina Special Cycling Events for 2015 as dates become available
March 29, 2015
After the Bridge Run 8:00 AM - AWENDAW, SC - 25, 33, 43, 50, 62.5, 100 MILE ROUTE OPTIONS
This annual Lowcountry classic winds through beautiful Francis Marion National Forest. Multiple rest stops, post ride meal and entertainment.
Cost is $40 per rider until February 28th. $50 after that or for day of registrations. FREE T-SHIRT with all registrations by March 1st.
April 11, 2015
Assault on the Carolinas, 40k, 60k, or 100k, Brevard, SC
April xx, 2015
Wheels for Meals - Wheels for Meals of Greenville, offers four rides to cyclists of all ages, abilities, and lifestyles: 25-mile, 43-mile, 62-mile Metric Century and 100-miles English Century. Proceeds from all events benefit Meals on Wheels to enhance the quality of life of homebound individuals by providing nutritious meals, personal contact, and related services. Greenville, SC.
April 18, 2015
Tour de Lowcountry, Walterboro, SC, 8:00 AM, Metric Century, 32 mile ride, & kids 3 mile ride.
April 25, 2015
Issaquena Last Ride Walhalla, SC 100 - 61 - 32 miles, 7:30 Registration begins, 9:00 AM Ride starts, benefits Safe Harbor helps victims of domestic violence, providing safe emergency shelter, counseling, legal advocacy, and community outreach and education in Greenville, Pickens, Anderson and Oconee Counties.
May 2, 2015
Tour de Camden, The ride will leave from Historic Camden and will support the United Way of Kershaw County and the SC Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation. Plan your spring ride schedule accordingly. More information to follow.
May 02, 2015
Tour de Cashiers NC - This year, the CENTURY RIDE will kick off at 8:00 a.m. (NOTE: NEW TIME) from The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road. On-site registration and post-event festivities will be held at the Commons pavilion. METRIC and QUARTER CENTURY RIDERS will leave at 9:00 a.m.
May 18, 2015 (Monday)
The Assaults on Mt.Mitchell and Marion, Come test your climbing legs on this epic wonderful annual event from Spartanburg, SC.
May 23, 2015
Rally in the Valley, Calyx Farms, Walhalla, SC, 8:00 am, Featuring barbecue, music and craft beer, this ride winds through scenic rural roads in the Foothills and Valleys of the Blue Ridge. With little traffic to distract from the cycling, enjoy distances of 30 or 60 miles. Return to the incredible views of Calyx Farms and the festival atmosphere where families can join in the fun.
May 30, 2015
SC Tour de Cure - 1 and 5 mile free Family Fun, and fund raising rides of 15, 30, 65, & 100 miles.
May 30, 2015
2015 SC Tour de Cure, American Diabetes Association, Columbia, SC Registration Fee: $15.00, Fundraising Minimum: $200 Route Distances: 100M, 65M, 35M, 15M, 5&1M Family Ride
June 07, 2015
Fletcher Flyer, NC Net proceeds benefit bicycling advocacy in WNC, Muddy Sneakers, and Trips for Kids WNC.The start/finish will be at Oskar Blues Brewery in Brevard, NC. What better way to spend the day than with a Bike Ride, Bluegrass, BBQ and a complimentary first Brew! Riders will have their choice of a full century, metric century, half century, and half metric rides which wind through the valleys south of Asheville, NC. Although it is the least hilly ride in Western North Carolina, it has plenty of rolling hills to keep all riders interested.
June 27, 2015
Blood, Sweat, and Gears is a full English century - 100 mile loop ride starting and ending at the Valle Crucis Elementary School, approximately 5 miles south of Boone, North Carolina. The cumulative climbing elevation is 13,000+ feet, with the climb up to the gap at Snake Mountain, milepoint 63, reaching an 18-20% grade near the top. Riders reaching the Cove Creek aid station (milepoint 82) after 2:30pm will be directed to the finish at Valle Crucis, resulting in a total distance ride of 87 miles. The Half Century ride, approximately 47 miles, will start and finish at the Valle Crucis Elementary School. The course follows a mostly separate route and is fully supported with 2 aide stations. The uphills are not too bad, and there are 2 really great downhills.
July 17-19 2014
A Ride to Remember The 3-day, 250+ mile cross-state ride benefiting the South Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association begins in the Upstate and ends at the South Carolina coast.
August 22, 2015
Flight of the Dove Benefit for Hospice of Laurens County, SC. Metric Century, 50 mile option, and 30 mile rides.
September 6, 2015
Aiken to Ride Century. Odell Weeks Recreation Center, 1700 Whiskey Rd. For the Special Olympics of SC 8:00 AM start. Century, Metric, 37, 25 mile loops covering some of our club's favored quiet roads in Aiken County. This ride will benefit the PCC.
September 19, 2015
Carolina Cyclers Assault on Little Mountain, Saturday, September 19, 2015 9:00 AM. 50th Anniversary Ride. There will be a mass start for all rides at 9:00 AM. You have a choice of family, 20, 40, or 63, or, mile rides. There has been some interest in riding the 50 twice for a century so please join us if you want to ride a century. This is a benefit ride for the Palmetto Cycling Coalition.
September 27 , 2015
Star of Life Memorial Bike Ride, Gaston, SC. 18, 36, 65, and 12 mile routes. Our mission is to bring awareness of the dangers of the EMS career and to memorialize our South Carolina EMS brothers and sisters that have fallen in the line of duty or have given their lives to the EMS field by having a career with EMS and have passed..
October 3, 2015
Rock Hill Bicycle Club, 32 & 64 mile routes start at 10:00 AM from the corner of Dave Lyle & East Main Streets, Wells Fargo Parking Lot, Rock Hill, SC.
October 17-18, 2015
National MS Society Breakaway to the Beach. Sunset Beach, NC
November XX, 2016
FestiVELO - The 2015 event has been canceled. 2016 dates are being confirmed.
Please contact the webmaster to have your ride added to this list or to make corrections.
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