The Prairie Cycle Club (PCC), a non-profit social group for bicyclists in Champaign and adjacent Illinois counties, serves a variety of bicyclists including beginning riders, recreational riders, touring cyclists, long distance riders, and commuters. Read more about the club, why you should join and meet our board.

August 26 (Saturday):  C-U Across the Prairie

Upcoming PCC and other bicycling-related events and activities:

Community Full Moon Bike Night Rides
Friday June 9
Saturday July 8
Sunday August 6
Tuesday September 5
Every full moon enjoy a 22-mile round-trip night "pick your own speed" bike ride departing from Urbana's Meadowbrook Park shortly before sunset. We ride over very low traffic country roads, stop in Sidney for ice cream and socializing before heading back on moonlit roads. Details here
Saturday August 5, 2017 Urbana IL
Inaugural Ray Spooner Memorial Ride, an ALS/MDA Benefit.
Ride options: 13, 35, 65, 100, and 125 miles. Ray Spooner (husband, father, grandfather, midwife, cycling enthusiast and fundraiser) after being diagnosed with ALS in December 2014, he decided to bicycle across the United States as a way to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for ALS. To learn more about Ray, and for ride updates and registration, visit www.rayslittleride.com
Saturday Aug 26, 2017 C-U ACROSS THE PRAIRIE RIDE (CUAP) Prairie Cycle Club’s 45th annual sponsored ride coincides with downtown Urbana’s annual Sweet Corn Festival. Ride options from 45-100 miles (map here), plus a 7 mile family ride. Bagel breakfast. Spaghetti lunch. Pre-registrants entered in a drawing for bicycling-related prizes (merchandise and gift certificates). Snack stops. SAG vehicle support.
Early bird discount through Wednesday 23 Aug
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A portion of the ride's proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County
PCC Happy Hour Thursday April 13, 5-7 p.m. Scotty’s Brewhouse, 2001 S Neil St, Champaign
Weekly club ridesClick here for the 2017 schedule
Upcoming sponsored rides For a 2017 list, click here.
RoadworkA link describing scheduled roadwork in Champaign, Urbana and surrounding areas
PCC Board meetings
All PCC members invited. Usually, but not always, 3rd Wednesdays, 5:30pm. Location varies. Check with a PCC Board member to confirm time and location.