The Richmond Area Bicycling Association (RABA) invites cyclists of all ability levels to participate in the Heart of Virginia Bike Festival. Register for the Bon Secours Richmond Health System Century (101 Miles), Metric Century (62 Miles), Half Metric (31 Miles) or Family Rides (10 Miles).
Presented by RABA and FLARE (Frog Level Amateur Radio Enthusiasts), the event will take place on September 14 at the historic Hanover County Courthouse. All distances are $45 (RABA Members $40). Register before August 31 – the price goes up to $55.
Enjoy the scenic landscapes of Hanover and Caroline Counties, and enjoy refreshment at one of the four fully stocked rest stops. SAG support will be available along with mechanics to assist with flats and bike safety checks. Upon your arrival back at the Hanover Courthouse finish line, Alamo BBQ lunch, live entertainment, and many tired, happy riders await you! Your participation in this event helps support RABA projects such as its “Bikes for Kids” and FLARE to provide emergency communications for some of the area localities!
Walk up registration will be available for $65. Our volunteers work hard to make this one of the most affordable and enjoyable bicycle events in the region. Pick up your packet Friday, September 13 at Carytown Bicycle Co. 3112 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221 between 5 pm to 8 pm, or Saturday morning starting at 6:30 am. We hope you will join us!