Upcoming Events

UPDATED – 8/17/19

Please send additional events to ~ lorenzworden@gmail.com Pick up a copy of Adirondack Sports & Fitness magazine or go here for more bicycle events.

  • 8/17 (or 24) – Daily Grind-to-Daily Grind Ride – Sat, 8/17. Rain date – Sat, 8/24.
  • 8/18 – Champlain Canalway Tour – Sun. Check-in, registration and inspection –  7:30 AM – 8:15 AM. http://www.adkultracycling.com/challenge/cct.htm Begins and ends at Hudson Crossing Park, Schuylerville. Ride goes south along completed sections of the Champlain Canalway Trail as well the Empire State Trail and NY Bike Route 9 to Stillwater (28 miles) or Waterford (55 miles). Upon returning to Hudson Crossing Park, riders will have the option to take a 90-minute cruise on the Hudson River with Mohawk Maiden Cruises, starting at 2 PM. Non-riding friends and family may register for the cruise. First 25 riders to register receive a free t-shirt. Event held rain or shine. Entry fees are non-refundable. Info – John Ceceri, john@adkultracycling.com .
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  • 8/21 – CDTC Webinar “Getting the Green Light: Improving Actuation and Detection for Cyclists & Pedestrians– Wed, 3-4 PM, Capital District Transportation Committee, Bicycle & Pedestrian Education Series, Wolf Rd., 1 Park Place, free. jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 8/29 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany.    https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/
  • 9/7-8 – Weekend Annual Century100, 62.5, 50, 25, and 12-mile routes. Rides start and end at the Altamont Fairgrounds. Includes cue sheet, full route markings, staffed rest stops, and SAG support. See https://www.mohawkhudsoncyclingclub.org/calendar/events/2019/09/07/2019-mhcc-century-weekend Register here – https://www.bikereg.com/mhcc-century Open to the public. Mohawk Hudson Cycling Club, CONTACT: Chet Lasell cdlasell@gmail.com
  • MHCC Century 2019
  • 9/9 – Transportation Subcommittee of Albany’s Sustainability Advisory Committee Meeting – Mon, 5:30 to 6:30 PM, 2nd floor conference room, 200 Henry Johnson Blvd., parking in rear of building. sacalbanytransport@gmail.com .
  • 9/10 – Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting – Capital District Transportation Committee – Tue, 9:00 AM, 1 Park Place, Wolf Rd. Contact: jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 9/18 – CDTC Webinar “Can We Talk About the Street? Building Support for Controversial Projects – Wed, 3-4 PM, Capital District Transportation Committee, Bicycle & Pedestrian Education Series, Wolf Rd., 1 Park Place, free. jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 9/21 – Parking Day in Troy –Transport Troy is Partnering with the City of Troy, the Arts Center of the Capital Region, and the Troy Downtown Business Improvement District to offer up 10 parking spots for temporary installations to be active from 9/21 to 10/6. – https://www.transporttroy.com/
  • 9/22 – Underground Railroad Bike Tour – Sun, meet – 9:30 AM; ride – 10:00 AM, 194 Livingston Ave., Albany – Ride begins and ends at the Historic Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence. Stops at other pertinent sites. The ride from Albany to Troy will be approximately 16 to 20 miles. Helmets required. $25 supports the Underground Railroad History Project and the Albany Bicycle Coalition. Refreshments at the end of the tour. Info –https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/. and https://www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com/ramble/events/ev-detail/the-underground-railroad-bicycle-tour
  • 9/26 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany.    https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/
  • 9/28 – Collar City RambleIt’s time to RAMBLE! Tour Troy’s urban trails by foot, bicycle, water, or whatever alternate transportation. Discover places you have never seen. The Collar City Ramble covers Troy in ways that anyone can find to enjoy.  https://www.transporttroy.com/

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  • 9/28 – Albany-Peebles Island State Park Ride – Sat, 10:00 AM, Albany Riverfront Park Boat Launch, Colonie and Water Sts. underneath I-787. Moderate 10-12 mph paced of ride of 10.5 miles in each direction, 21-mile roundtrip on paved surface. Walking tour of the park by members of the Friends of Peebles Island State Park. (Prepare for ticks.) Event is part of the Hudson River Valley Ramble. Free but must register herehttps://www.ptny.org/events/pedal-peebles    Parks and Trails NY contact – Dylan Carey, dcarey@ptny.org
  • 9/28 – Bikeatoga Ciclismo Classico’s Bike Travel Film Festival – Sat. Ticketed happy hour 5:30 PM. Doors open 6:30. Films start 7:00. Skidmore College, Gannett Auditorium, Palamountain Hall, 815 N Broadway, Saratoga Springs. Info and tickets – http://www.bikeatoga.org/news/2019ciclismobicycletravelfilmfestival/
  • 10/8 – Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting – Capital District Transportation Committee – Tue, 9:00 AM, 1 Park Place, Wolf Rd. Contact: jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 10/16 – CDTC Webinar “If We Build it Will They Come? Estimating Demand for Biking and Walking – Wed, 3-4 PM, Capital District Transportation Committee, Bicycle & Pedestrian Education Series, Wolf Rd., 1 Park Place, free. jceponis@cdtcmpo.orgbike path3.png10/24 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany.    https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/
  • 11/2 – Second Annual Gravel Gobbler –Sat, 12:00 PM, S&S Farm Brewery, Jefferson Hill Road, Nassau. Two gravel loops and one road route. Register here – https://www.bikereg.com/gravel-gobbler All proceeds benefit the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY. (Last year’s event raised $2,400 for the Food Bank.) Mohawk Hudson Cycling Club, CONTACT: Chet Lasell cdlasell@gmail.com
  • 11/12 – Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting – Capital District Transportation Committee – Tue, 9:00 AM, 1 Park Place, Wolf Rd. Contact: jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 11/16 – Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair – Sat, 11/16, 10 AM – 4 PM, Armory at Sage College, 130 New Scotland Ave, Albany. Register here.Energy Fair 2019
  • 11/18 – Transportation Subcommittee of Albany’s Sustainability Advisory Committee Meeting – Mon, 5:30 to 6:30 PM, 2nd floor conference room, 200 Henry Johnson Blvd., parking in rear of building. sacalbanytransport@gmail.com .
  • 11/26 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany.    https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/
  • 12/10 – Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting – Capital District Transportation Committee – Tue, 9:00 AM, 1 Park Place, Wolf Rd. Contact: jceponis@cdtcmpo.org
  • 12/19 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany.    https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

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