The Prairie Cycle Club (PCC), a non-profit social group for bicyclists in Champaign and adjacent counties in Illinois, 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.

Upcoming PCC and other bicycling-related events and activities:

Weekly club ridesThe official 2016 PCC weekly ride season ended on 31 August. Some of the rides may continue for another month or so. Contact the 2016 ride leaders about specific rides. Click here for the 2016 schedule
Upcoming sponsored rides For more details and a longer current list, click here.
  • Saturday September 17, 2016 Arthur IL Bob Galloway Memorial Amish Country Tour, 20-60 options
  • Saturday September 24, 2016 River to Rail Ride, a benefit for the Kickapoo Rail Trail. 15-67 mi options
  • Sunday, September 25th, 2016 Decatur IL 4th Annual Prairie Pedal, 20-60mi options
  • Sunday October 2, 2016 Ottawa, IL Pumpkin Pie Ride, sponsored by Starved Rock Cycling Association. Distance options 25, 45, 63, 100 miles (light traffic and rolling hills).
  • Sunday October 9, 2016 Mahomet IL Champaign Cycle Pumpkin Pie Ride. 30 Miles and 9 mile family option
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016, Monticello IL Ride for Recreation, sponsored by Monticello Recreation Foundation. 10, 20, 36, and 60 mile options
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.