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 ridesClick here for the 2016 schedule
Saturday Aug 27, 2016 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 15-100 miles, plus a 7 mile family ride. Bagel breakfast. Pre-registrants entered in a drawing for bicycling-related prizes (merchandise and gift certificates). Snack stops. SAG vehicle support.
Discounts for families and for groups of 5+ adults
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A portion of the ride's proceeds will be donated to the Bike Project to purchase bicycle lights for low-income cyclists and youth. We want every bicycle on our roads properly lit after dark
Upcoming sponsored rides For more details and a longer current list, click here.
Saturday August 6, 2016 Leroy IL Hop On for Hope benefit ride, 25 and 50 mile options
Sunday August 7, 2016 Kankakee IL Two Rivers Century. 22-128 mile options.
Sunday September 11, 2016 Springfield IL: Capital City Century, 10-100 mi optioms
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
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.