Featured BGLOB Rides
Back by popular demand! Tour de Cave 2023 to be held September 9th, 2023. Starting at Oakland Elementary in Warren County welcoming all levels of rider offering (3) distances, 16, 45 and 70 mile routes. 70 mile will start at 7:30, 45 mile at 7:45 and 16 mile at 8:00....
Near-by Rides of Interest
Kentucky Cycling Challenge
Kentucky Cycling Challenge, a series of century (and shorter) rides organized by Bike Walk Kentucky. https://bikewalk.ky/
Participants who complete four or more Century Rides will receive the distinctive jersey and a pair of matching shorts or bibs. There are two other (lower) awards.
2021 KCC Rides are each highlighted as separate events in the BGLOB Listing of Major Events/Rides of Interest.
To Register go to https://www.kycyclingchallenge.com/
Cave Country Trails
Cave Country Trails is not a ride, but a set of documented rides in Cave Country.
Ride with GPS lists plots for hundreds of miles of long and short rides in the area north and east of Bowling Green. Follow the URL for maps and cue sheets or to download.
Logan County Tobacco and Heritage Festival Metric Century
Come celebrate Logan County Tobacco and Heritage Festival with the annual bike ride.
There are 12, 30 and 60 mile routes.
September 25, 2021
Start End: Dripping Springs Baptist Church 4145 Watermelon Rd Olmstead, KY 42276
Bike MS: Bike to Jack and Back 2021
The annual “Jack and Back” MS Fund Raiser has been a popular ride for BGLOB members.
Ride begins at Page High School in Franklin, TN and goes to (surprise) the Jack Daniels Distillery in Lynchburg, TN.
The BGLOB Delegation is being lead by Diane Moats, to contact her firstname.lastname@example.org
April Tour de Lou
Tour de Lou(isville) is a Kentucky Derby Festival event taking Place on the Sunday two weeks before the Kentucky Derby April 18, 2021). It is organized by the Louisville Bicycle Club and includes a 62.1 Metric Century, 35 Mile Experienced Ride, and a 20 mile Ride.
September 11 KCC Limestone Cycling Tour
The Limestone Cycling Tour is a premier organized Kentucky ride offering four routes including a Century, Metric century and 2 shorter routes through Mason County, KY!
2021 will mark their 13th year for this annual cycling event and 4th year as part of the Kentucky Cycling Challenge. Features a Century, Metric Century, 40 Mile Route and a 25 Mile Route.
April KCC Redbud Ride
The Official Redbud Ride presented by London Downtown, is the first ride of the 2021 Kentucky Cycling Challenge located in London, KY. The Redbud Ride was established in 2006. The ride is inspired by the Redbud trees that surround the routes during early spring.
The Redbud Ride offers four route options: Yellow Route a 23-mile flat course for beginners, Orange Rouge 34-mile at a casual pace for experienced riders, Green Route 72- mile intermediate route mixed with short hills, and the Red Route the Century Ride of 100-mile advanced route considered the pinnacle of the Redbud Ride.
May Horsey Hundred
The Horsey Hundred is a two day event centered on Georgetown, KY on the last weekend in May. The ride features five Saturday routes, including the epic Horsey Hundred Century route, will be going east from Georgetown, and Sunday’s four routes, which generally reflect a shorter and more relaxed day in the saddle, will be going to the west. There are multiple routes for each day with lots of new roads, an amazing variety of scenery, and plenty of intriguing historic sites to explore!
The event is closed (registration full) for 2021.
May Pedals for Paws
T-shirts for all registered riders.
June Bug Century
Saturday, June 7th at 7:00 am from Oakland Elmentary School
The June Bug Century is a new event sponsored ny BG Cycling and includes both metric and regular century rides. Details can be found on the BGLOB Facebook Page.
June 26, KCC Licking Valley Century, Campbell
The Cincinnati Cycle Club, in conjunction with the Kentucky Cycling Challenge, presents the Licking Valley Century. Join us on June 26, 2021 in Campbell County, Kentucky for our inaugural event ride that is part of the very popular Kentucky Cycling Challenge series of rides. We have 4 fun route options including; a 29 mile cruise, a 41 mile loop, a 62 mile Metric Century, and the awesome, 101 mile Century route.
To Register go to: https://lickingvalleycentury.com/
August 7 Bourbon and Bluegrass (Owensboro)
The Bourbon & Bluegrass Century is hosted by Bicycle Owensboro to benefit Dream Riders of Kentucky, Inc. Dream Riders of Kentucky, Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 2003 that offers equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals with special needs.
Along with the full century, there will be a 60 mile route, 30 mile route, and a family friendly 15 mile route. Ending with a celebration of bourbon and live bluegrass music!! Not to mention many specials and surprises along the way!!
All proceeds from this event will go to Dream Riders of Kentucky, Inc.
August 7 KGG, Rock the Crater
August 7, 2021
Rock the Crater Ride is a fundraiser hosted by and benefiting First Priority. The ride will run through the beautiful and scenic hills and hollows of Eastern KY.
To Register go to: http://fpts.org/rtc
September (Labor Day) Sunrise Century
Also known as the Labor Day Classic, the Century Ride offers 100, 62, and 33 mile bike routes as a fundraiser for the Clarksville Sunrise Rotary Club.
Rossview High School, 1237 Rossview Rd, Clarksville, TN 37043
If you are looking to set a personal best or to just have fun on your bike while enjoying the beautiful countryside, read on about this flat, well-supported bike ride in the about the ride 2018 section.
We would love to have you come ride with us!
2021 arrangements have not been published yet.