Community News, Rides and Events!
Win a 2015 Tesla Model S P90D
Monday June 12, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Benefitting Trips for Kids Charlotte: Get your entries in today for your chance to win this 2015 Tesla Model S P90D. This dual motor all wheel drive vehicle is equipped with an all glass panoramic roof, 21" grey Turbine wheels, black Next Generation seats, rear facing third row seats, a carbon fiber spoiler, Smart Air suspension, ultra high fidelity sound, Autopilot mode and the premium interior and subzero weather packages. This Tesla features North Carolina Tar Heel blue brake calipers, nose piece and argyle and does feature the "LUDICROUS" speed upgrade! Raffle entries are $77.73 each. Only 7,773 will be sold with a minimum of 2,000 entries required to be sold for the raffle to continue. Raffle entries are available from May 14, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at 7:30 AM EST or unless we sell out before this date. Drawing will be held no later than January 26, 2018.
CLT Bike Camp
Monday July 24, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - If you are already comfortable to ride on your own and are ready for new exposure this is the session for you! Our Rolling Ready program is for riders who are interested in expanding their horizons. We will ride between 6-10 miles a day with potential for one longer day. The focus of this program is to reach new destinations, cover greater distances and encounter different styles of riding. As with all our programs, participants will learn mechanics, bike care and safe riding technique.
Liv Women's Social Mountain Bike Ride
Saturday July 29, 2017 - Denver, NC - Come join me for a fun social mountain bike ride at the Sally's YMCA bike trails. This ride is perfect for beginners that would like some instruction with mountain bike skills or for someone just wanting to ride for fun with other ladies.
Queen City Bicycles Social
Saturday August 5, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Bike Shop Social And Celebration Of All Things Leo! August is an awesome month so its time for a Bike Shop Social and to celebrate all the Birthdays of our great Leo friends. There will be the typical bike shop shennigans and we will have the grill out so BYOMeat. Other details to follow. Shoud be good times
CLT Bike Camp
Monday August 7, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - If you are already comfortable to ride on your own and are ready for new exposure this is the session for you! Our Rolling Ready program is for riders who are interested in expanding their horizons. We will ride between 6-10 miles a day with potential for one longer day. The focus of this program is to reach new destinations, cover greater distances and encounter different styles of riding. As with all our programs, participants will learn mechanics, bike care and safe riding technique.
Pint Night w/ Tour de Turns
Thursday August 10, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Stop by for a beer and register for Tour De Turns
Learn To Ride
Saturday August 12, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Here's your chance to Learn to Ride a two-wheeler! Ditch the training wheels, and pick up on a healthy lifestyle skil that will last a lifetime! Presented by your friends at Bicycle Sport, Mecklenburg County Park and Rec and Health Departmen and Trips for Kids.
CLT Bike Camp
Monday August 14, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Our Hard Gear program is similar to the Rolling Ready program except is geared towards older riders who are interested in meeting new people and discovering new places. Participants are also given opportunities to get more in-depth knowledge and experience in mechanics/repair. This program is for riders ready to log some miles on their bikes. Riders can expect to ride 10+ miles on several rides. We will have days with fewer miles.
Queen City Joyride: Stewart/Irwin Creek
Tuesday August 15, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Join us for a group ride along this stretch of the Stewart and Irwin Creek Greenways, part of the Carolina Thread Trail. We will ride leisurely as a group and stop occasionally to get to know the greenway. Join us and discover blossoming local business and enjoy one of the city’s best local treats before wrapping up this fun evening tour. This program includes a FREE drink and snack from a local business and FREE bike rental and helmet from Charlotte B-cycle for those who register. This program is in partnership with Queen City Joyrides and Charlotte B-cycle. This program is meant to introduce everyone from beginners to experienced bikers to outdoor exercise opportunities in their community.
Sunset Ride on the Thread Trail: South Prong/West Branch Rocky River
Thursday August 17, 2017 - Davidson, NC - Join us for an inclusive group bike ride for 10 miles. Together we will ride along West Branch Rocky River Greenway, part of the Carolina Thread Trail. We will ride beside West Branch Nature Preserve along a paved trail as the sun sets. Hear from our Community Coordinator, Bret Baronak as he discusses the on-going development of the Thread Trail. Come along and enjoy an evening on the Thread Trail! Registration is required. Please bring your own bike and helmet. Ages 10+.