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Saturday June 7, 2014

June 7, 2014 - 18th Annual Mesquite Rotary Bike Ride, presented by Panera Bread This year, the charity fundraiser will start at West Mesquite High School (near Military Parkway and I-635 L.B.J. Freeway) at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Cyclists will have the choice of 33K, 65K, or 100K courses. In addition to the controlled ride, those registering will get breakfast food from Panera Bread of Mesquite and Whataburger of Mesquite, a catered lunch from Panera Bread Cafes of Mesquite, Park Lane Dallas, and Richardson, Buffalo Wild Wings of Mesquite and more, and a goody bag of gifts from area businesses. The first 1,500 to register will also receive a Dry Fit Performance event t-shirt. Early registration until ride day costs only $30.00 for adults and $20.00 for kids age 14 and under. Ride day registration will be just $35.00 for adults and $25.00 for kids. On site registration will begin at 6:00 that morning. Information will be available at area bike shops. For more details, you can send an email to MesquiteRotaryBikeRide@gmail.com, or call 972-284-9411.
Also, detailed information and links to online preregistration are found at www.mesquiterotarybikeride.com. As you can see, the presenting sponsor and the location are different this year. We had a scheduling conflict at our usual starting/ending point of Mesquite Rodeo Convention Center, so this year we will be a few blocks away, at West Mesquite High School. The exit from the freeway will still be the same as usual, and riders will be able to find it easily due to signs we will have out, and the fact that the school is located at the base of the very visible Mesquite Communications Tower, and adjacent to Mesquite Memorial Stadium.- Reviews - Photos_2010 - Photos_2011 - Photos_2012 - Photos_2013 -

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June 7, 2014 - Spindletop Spin - Beaumont, TX - Routes of 12, 29, 52, and 95 miles. At Event Centre located at 700 Crockett Street in Beaumont, Texas.With more than 70% growth in riders since 2006 it has proven to be one of the most successful events for Southeast Texas.-Rest stops supplied with fruit, drinks and snacks. SAG wagons available for the weary. The routes are fully supported with police, motorcycles and ride marshals. Approved helmets are required. Course closes at 4:00 pm. Lunch Provided: 10:30 am – 4:00 pm Web Page - Reviews

 
Saturday June 14, 2014
June 14, 2014 Second Saturday Shoreline Spruce Up, White Rock lake - Join the clean-up effort put on by For the Love of the Lake and our Adopt-A-Shoreline groups, never missing a month since April 1996! We meet between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. at the FTLOTL office in Casa Linda Plaza, Buckner & Garland Road (facing Buckner). Come out early on Second Saturdays, have some refreshments, get some exercise, meet a great group of folks, and help us keep the shores of White Rock Lake clean and sparkling! - Web Site

June 14, 2014 - Collin Classic, McKinney TX – The 23rd Annual Collin Classic Bike Rally caters to the serious cyclist, the weekend rider, and family riders. Offering open-road routes from 22 to 64 miles in length, they're designed to maximize rider experience taking into account traffic congestion and chip-seal. Riders will enjoy fully-stocked rest stops and a variety of cyclist support services including law enforcement, professional medical services, SAG vehicles, roving bike mechanics, and ride guides. Proceeds from the event benefit City House – a nonprofit agency in Collin County that has been protecting and sheltering abused and homeless youth since 1988. Ride begins at 8 am -www.collinclassic.org - Reviews - Photos_2011 - Photos_2012 -_Photos_2013

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June 14th, 2014. Thanks Come join us for the 5th Annual All American Bicycle Rally through North East Parker County benefiting the Springtown Area Chamber of Commerce. We have routes ranging from 10 to 72 miles traveling as far west as Garner, TX. The ride will begin and end at the Springtown High School parking lot where afterwards the riders can shower and enjoy a BBQ sandwich compliments of Woody Creek BBQ. Ride starts at the Springtown High School 915 W. Hwy 199, Springtown, TX 76082 Register at www.bikereg.com or www.springtownchamber.org $25.00 early registration, $30.00 same day registration. Call 817-220-7828 for group discounts. - Web Page - Reviews

Wednesday to Sunday - June 18 to June 22, 2014

June 18 - June 22, 2014 - Gateway to Texas - Get-a-Way Tour, Clarksville, TX - Five days of riding with long and short rides - Web_Page - Reviews - Brochure - Registration form.doc - Registration Form .pdf -
Saturday June 21, 2014

June 21, 2013 Tour d'Italia, Italy, TX Benefiting Italy High School, Mother's Against Drunk Driving, and other North Texas charities, the Tour d'Italia enters its 28th year, bigger and better than ever. We expect 1200 riders to earn one of our collector-quality T shirts again this year. If you do not pre-register, you will not be guaranteed a shirt. Camping is available outside at the high school and in the air-conditioned gym the night before the ride. Routes from 12 to 63 miles appeal to the entire family. Web Page - Reviews - Photos_2010 - Photos_2011 - Photos_2012 -

June 21, 2014 - The DFW Tour de Cure is more than just a cycling event. It's a life-changing event. Begin your ride with a lap around Texas Motor Speedway and the fun doesn't stop there! A day full of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association. So take the Ride of Your Life and sign up today! Register today for ONLY $5 using registration code (case sensitive): SAVETHEDATE Whether you are an occasional rider or an experienced cyclist, there is a route just for you- See more at: www.diabetes.org/dfwtourdecure - Reviews
Saturday June 28, 2014
June 28, 2014 - The Possum Pedal, Graham, TX - offers rides of 7, 14, 30, 46 and 62 miles through northern Young County, including Graham, New Castle, Olney, and Jean. The ride begins and ends at the corner of Third and Oak Street, in America's Largest Downtown Square. Historical areas along the routes include a stop at Fort Belknap, roads that travel along the old Goodnight-Loving cattle drive trail, and numerous roadside historical markers. The terrain is rolling hills, smooth roads, and some of the most beautiful scenery in Texas. It is a great warm-up ride for The Hotter N Hell or a great way to just come out and enjoy a day away from the big city crowd.
The Possum Pedal Ride begins at 7:30 a.m. in the historic Downtown Square. Rest stops are plentiful and ride support is strong. Start and Finish line activities include a lunch served to you by the Graham Firefighters and live music.
For more info on the ride, contact the Graham Chamber of Commerce at (940) 549-3355 or visit http://www.possumpedal.com/ to register - Reviews
June 28, 2014 - It is time again for the Cow Creek Country Classic 28th annual bike ride sponsored by the Waxahachie Rotary Club. Go on-line today to register at www.cowcreekcountryclassic.com. Also, we have some new additions that we are working on for this year's ride, hope to see you there!!!
Don't miss The Last Mile - at the 28th Annual Cow Creek Country Classic Bike Ride! The Rotary Club & along with the City of Waxahachie/Convention & Visitors Bureau have some great opportunities for you…
Featured Activities: Free Hot Dog & Soda for every rider College Street Pub – FREE beer to the first 100 riders City of Waxahachie restored Train Depot open for touring Ellis County Museum – a great way to learn about Ellis County & cool off Ellis County Courthouse Waxahachie Downtown Farmers Market - Web Page - Reviews - Photos_2010 - Photos_2011 -
Saturday and Sunday 28 & 29 2014

June 28 & 29 - RoughRiders200, Angle Fire, New Mexico - 2 days, 200 miles - over 10,00 feet of climbing Web Page

If you do this ride, I want a review - John