Biking with Beanzie Ride
Sunday, July 17, 2016
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.
- 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 by 8:00 a.m. (80/101 mile routes)
- Start by 10:00 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.
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.
$3.25 online registration fee
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
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).