South Jersey Wheelmen

Date,    Name,    Location,    Cost-day of ,    Sponsor,    Web Page,    Description

4/1 Icicle Century:  Cherry Hill Mid School, Elkton MD   $30day of,  WCBC   website

       routes – 22, 31, 62 mi

4/? Lake Lenape Triple Loop:  Lake Lenape Park, NJ   $30day of,   SSC

       3 Loops: 29, 35, 36 miles – combine loops for up to 100 miles.

4/28-29  Ocean to Bay:  Bethany Beach DE,  $75day of,  Charity

       5, 33, 50, 62 mile courses

4/30 Tour de Franklin, Franklin HS, Somerset NJ  charity fund raising,  website

       62, 40, 25, 10, 1-5 mi routes plus two rides on D&R Canal Path.

5/6 Maryland Coast Bike Festival  3 routes begin&end Ocean City MD, routes include Assateague Island & flat rural  back country of        Worcester County.  Website

5/7 Pinelands Gravel, Pinelands Preservation Alliance, Southampton, NJ. Ride 52, 62 or 75 mi on relatively-flat  terrain,  

       32% on unpaved roads. Benefits the Pinelands Preservation Alliance. Kermesse Sport

5/17-wed  Ride of Silence  7pm,  HONORS cyclist injured or killed by motorist, RAISE AWARENESS and ask all to  

         SHARE THE ROAD  (check website for nearest location)   website

5/19-21   Spring Cycling Weekend: historic Danville, PA. Many rides of 15 to 75+ mi, mostly rolling terrain with some  challenging climbs         plus flat roads along the river. Philly Bike Club: Members $280, Non-mem.$305  website

5/21 Bonkers Tour:  Rose Tree Park PA,  Pre-registration Only, Delaware Valley B.C   website

        15, 35, or 50 mile routes through Delaware County’s rolling terrain & hills. Food stops & SAG support.

5/19-21   Wilmington Grand Prix Cycling Event & Street Festival  website

        Time Trial, Crit Races, Grand Fondo

5/26-29   Kent Co. Spring Fling:  Chestertown, MD, $272-$380, BBC website

        Four Days - over 34 different routes, great cycling event for all ages and abilities   

6/3    Legacy Fund Ride: Galloway, NJ 12, 30, 62mi  $60pre(no day of reg),  Charity-Stockton College website

6/10  Bikes & Beers New Jersey, Flying Fish Brewing, Somerdale, NJ. Ride 15, 30 or 45 mi.

          Registration includes two free beers and a souvenir pint glass.

6/10 Jersey Shore Ride to Defeat ALS, Morey's Piers, Wildwood, NJ. Ride 6, 16, 31 or 62 mi on flat terrain.

         Benefits the ALS Association Greater Philadelphia.

6/11 French Creek Iron Tour:  Phoenixville, PA, $55prereg,    website

        12,20,32,50,62,75,100mi+gravel grinder course; hilly, scenic, 1200 riders, benefits open space and trails

6/17 Bikes & Beers Dogfish Head, Dogfish Head Brewery, Milton, DE. Ride 15, 30 or 45 mi.

          Registration includes two free beers and a souvenir pint glass.

6/24 Double Cross:  Smyrna H.S., DE   $35prereg only,   WCBC    website

        31 and 62 mile loops.             

6/25 Bay to Bay:  Betterton MD,  $40day of,

        5 routes 27-104 mi,  thru historic Chestertown, farms, Chesapeake & Delaware Bay

8/5 Shorefire Century:  Middletown DE,  $35prereg only,   WCBC    website

       35, 65, 100 mi routes, flat or gently rolling, many food stops

8/20 Covered Bridge Classic: Lancaster PA,  $45prereg.,  LBC website

        16, 33, 65, 100 mi through covered bridges of Lancaster Pa   3,400 cyclists

8/27 Brandywine Tour:  Kennett Square, PA, $50day of,  Delaware Valley B.C.

         18, 35, 50, 67, 100 mi. routes over beautiful rolling to hilly countyside, low-traffic  

9/9 Amish Country Tour: Dover DE, $45 prereg. Charity

        15, 25, 50, 62, 100-mi loops

9/9 Sourland Spectacular: Skillman NJ, $50day of, Sourland Conservancy  website.

         5, 27, 36, 53, 65-mi loops moderately hilly,  includes lunch & rest stops

9/?? Scenic Schuylkill Century: Conshohocken PA,  $40-pre,  Bicycle Club Philadelphia, website

         21,45,67,81,101 mi routes, breakfast at start, many food stops, SAG support, Pizza at finish

9/16 Jersey Devil Metric Century:  Centerton NJ,  $25pre-reg only,  SJW

         31, 62, mi loops through beautiful farm country, some rolling hills, great food, 150 cyclists

9/16 Broad Creek Bike & Brew,  Laurel DE,  $50,  routes:15,20,50,62,100mi,   website

         after party live music, BBQ chicken & beer samples from local breweries

9/30-10/1 Bike MS-City to Shore: Cherry Hill NJ,  $300min. Charity, Cherry Hill to Ocean City & back,

           multiple routes over two days,  6,000 cyclists,   website

10/5-8   Tour de Pines Bicycle Tour: 5 locations within NJ Pine Barrens,  $45-covers all 4 days,   

             benefits Pinelands Preservation Alliance,  website

10/7 Savage Century:  Newark DE,  $35prereg only,   WCB    website

          40, 60, 75 and 100 mile routes,  long routes have “savage” hill climbs

10/8 Central Bucks Covered Bridge:  Erwinna PA,  $50day of, Central Buck B.C.  website

          20, 34, 50, 63mi. rides, some flat, some hilly, all beautiful country side and bridges.

10/14  Sea Gull Century: Salisbury MD, $90? Charity  

          5,300 cyclists, great roads & routes, fun activities

10/??  Fall Foliage Weekend: Hanover/Gettysburg PA,  Bike Club Phila,  2: nights, dinners & breakfasts in beautiful  historic Hanover PA,             wide array of routes all with cue sheets & maps   website

Regional Century Rides & Cycling Events:                                   2023