Upcoming Events

UPDATED – 8/16/18

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

8/18 – Daily Grind-to-Daily Grind Sponsored Ride – (***RESCHEDULED***) 11th Annual – Sat, 10 AM. Meet at the Albany Daily Grind Café, 204 Lark St. by 9:30-45 AM with departure at 10:00 AM. We will use the new Corning Riverfront Park Trail and the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail with photo ops at Albany, Watervliet, and Troy. The Daily Grind will offer a 50% rider discount at the Troy shop.

8/19 – 7th Annual Champlain Canalway Trail Ride – Sun, 9:00 AM, HUDSON CROSSING PARK, Schuylerville. Sponsored by the Champlain Canalway Trail Working Group – http://www.adkultracycling.com/challenge/cct.htm. Registration – https://www.bikereg.com/cct.  See the 2017 ride here.

8/19 – Ti Ride –Sun. Warren County Safe & Quality Bicycling Organization (WCS&QBO). Leave Lake George Village and ride on the west side of the lake to Ticonderoga. Challenging uphill ride 50 miles. Take the Mohican Steamship back to the village with food and drink on board. Register –  https://lakegeorgesteamboat.com/specialty-cruises/#full-lake-ride  Details and routes – https://www.bikewarrenco.org/event/the-ti-ride

AUG – ABC Meeting – No meeting in August. Next meeting is 9/20/18 (not 9/27), Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

9/TBA – 6-Mile Trail – Clean up and ABC Picnic – ABC members will meet to clean up the 6-Mile multiuse trail from Fuller Rd. to Rapp Rd./Lincoln Ave. We will follow this with a “pot luck” picnic in the 6-Mile Park.

9/8 & 9 – Mohawk-Hudson Cycling Club Annual Century Ride Weekend – Sat & Sun, Altamont Fairgrounds. Experience some of the best road riding available in beautiful upstate New York and see the back roads, lakes, and mountain views of Albany County. Ride routes of 100, 62.5, 50, 25, 12, and 7-miles. Open to the public — club members and non-club members. Event link – https://www.bikereg.com/mhcc-century-rides  Details and register at BikeReg.com.

9/16 – Bethlehem’s Magical History Bicycle Tour – Sun, 9/16, 9:30 AM, Municipal Parking Lot, Kenwood Ave. “4 corners,” Delmar, 407 Kenwood Ave. 22-mile ride in Bethlehem and on the Helderberg Hudson Rail Trail and back roads to the Hudson River waterfront. Ride returns to start. Registration required by 9/14/18, 518-225-4209 hardworkinjohn@aol.com, $10 fee. Helmet required. Bring water, lunch, a patch kit/spare tube, and clothing suitable for all weather. Info – http://www.hudsonrivervalleyramble.com/ramble/events/ev-detail/bethlehems-magical-history-bicycle-tour

9/20 (not 9/27) – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/  Demonstration of the One Up bicycle rack.

9/22 – Collar City Ramble – Sat, 10-12 (TBA) – https://www.transporttroy.com/

9/22 – 5th Annual Harry Elkes Ride – Sat, Hub at Brant Lake, NY. Registration – 8:30 AM. Three rides: 50, 32, and 15 miles. Details and maps – https://www.bikewarrenco.org/event/5th-annual-harry-elkes-ride 

9/23 – Upper Madison Street Fair – Sun, 9/23, 12 – 5 PM, Madison Ave. between West Lawrence and Allen St. with Madison Avenue Traffic Calming bicycle lanes. info@uppermadison.org

9/24-25 – Parks and Trails NY – Bicyclists Bring Business [Waterford/Cohoes] – Monday 9/24 evening meeting and Tuesday 9/25 – bicycle ride. http://ptny.org/

9/27-29 – New York State (Bicycle Coalition) Bike Summit – 9/27-29, Thr-Sat, Gideon Putnam Hotel, Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga Springs. Theme is Bike Education: “Beyond Rules of the Road.” NYBC will introduce education as a tool for empowering bicycle success among planners, policy-makers, advocates, and business owners. On-site tours, workshops, and panels. Events: 9/27, Thr – NYSERDA training and evening welcome events; Fri, 9/28 – Summit, mobile workshops in the community; and Sat, 9/29 – League Cycling Instructor refresher course. Registration now open: $50 through 4/30, $60 through 6/30, and $75 through 9/28. Go to – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-new-york-state-bike-summit-tickets-43711105092?mc_cid=b9a654ebbf&mc_eid=92c82907b9 To request financial assistance, please email Summit@nybc.net.

10/20 – Annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair with ABC Booth – Sat, 10/20, 10 AM – 4 PM, Doane Stuart School, 199 Washington Ave, Rensselaer. $25 for not-for profit groups and $150 for businesses that register before 8/1 ($35 and $200 after 8/1). Registration at Google Form and payment here. Contact – Becky Meier, 1409 County Rt. Five, Canaan, NY 12029, 518-781-4686- home, 518-929-4664- mobile.

10/25 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

11/29 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

12/17 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

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