Biking with Beanzie Ride: Registration & General Info
Map PDF Color- Beanzie 2016 2016- Color Printer needed to print
Beanzie Cue 2016-07-13 Final 2016- Road Ride Routes, Please print, download, save as needed. MS Excel.
20, 40, 60, 80, 101 Loops>Whiskey Acres Distilled Co. 11504 Keslinger Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115.
Register here in 2017
General Ride Information
Biking with Beanzie (BwB) is a recreational ride presented by Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club of DeKalb and sponsored by KishHealth System part of Northwestern Medicine. Profits from this ride go to support DeKalb County Bike Pathway Projects and other community service projects in DeKalb County and worldwide.
Ride starts and ends at DeKalb High School (DHS), 501 W. Dresser Road, DeKalb, IL 60115
- Long Distance Routes (25, 46, 64, 80, or 101 approximate miles)
Print Route Maps & Cue/Turn-by-Turn Sheets will be available online two days prior to event.
**If there is questionable weather, please check with Registration/Check-in by 6:30 a.m. before you leave the high school for any updates. You can also call the Beanzie Central phone number listed on the Cue Sheets. Safety first. With the number of riders participating in our event, it is difficult to communicate with everyone (although we try).
- Family/Community Routes (3, 5, 8 routes & can be repeated)
Beanzie Bike Pathway Community Ride Map
All ride routes are provided with rest stops and water stops, regardless of the length of the route chosen. Bagels, fruit, beverages and a variety of other food options will be provided at rest stops. Our ride is easy to navigate with well-marked routes, route maps, and cue sheets. Friendly sag wagon drivers are knowledgeable about the route and bicycling.
Registration Times & Start Times
6:30 to 9:30 a.m. – Long Distance Routes (25, 46, 64, 80, or 101 approximate miles)
- Start between 6:30 & 8:00 a.m. (80/101 mile routes)
- Start between 6:30 & 9:30 a.m. (25/46/64 mile routes)
9:45 to 11:45 a.m. – Family/Community Routes (3, 5, 8 routes & can be repeated)
All riders must be finished with the ride and the DeKalb High School facilities by 3:30 p.m.
T-shirt provided for each paid registration. (You are guaranteed a T-shirt with registration by July 8)
Additional T-Shirts may be purchased for $10.00, if still available.
$27:00 with pre-registration before July 8
$35.00 after July 8 and day of event
$10.00 with pre-registration or day of event.
Registered Youth age 12 and under ride FREE on all routes with paid adult rider.
(Please email BikingwithBeanzie@yahoo.com with the child’s name, age, shirt size.)
Registering for the Ride
Register by U.S. Postal mail including a printed paper form to PO Box 1007 DeKalb, IL 60115
Post marked registration by 7/8/2016 are guaranteed a t-shirt.
- www.Active.com (Active.com Registration Closes at Midnight of July 8, 2017)
$3.25 online registration fee
- www.kishymca.org (YMCA Registration will reopen in 2017.)
Free Registration on the Kishwaukee YMCA website for members.
PO Box 1007, DeKalb, IL 60115
Additional Ride Details
Safety and Support
All riders are strongly encouraged to wear helmets and follow the rules of the road. SAG wagon and rest stops will be provided until 3:30.
Post Ride Activities 2016
Includes free access to the DHS showers, towels, Conference Bike rides, ice cold watermelon and Aspen Leaf frozen yogurt samples. Other tasty treats will be available, including South Moon Barbeque food option (for a reasonable fee).