PCC and Other Local Bicycling Related Events for 2015

This page consists of a table of events and announcements, followed by articles and photos related to bicycling. Events in italics will have more details forthcoming.

Annual End of Season Ride
Sunday Oct 18, noon.

Departing from 503 S Broadway, Urbana (parking lot on SW corner of Broadway and Illinois, just south of Lincoln Square), we will ride to Homer Lake for complimentary sandwiches, fruit, chips, and soft drinks from 1-3pm

One group will ride straight to Homer Lake via Washington (about 13 miles). A faster group will take a longer route to be determined closer to the ride date.
Weekly Club rides for 2015 have ended. The weekly rides page has has information about rides continuing in September and October. Also get on the club mailing list for announcements of show-and-go rides, and look at our page of upcoming sponsored rides scheduled through October 2015
Upcoming sponsored rides Sunday October 4, 2015 Ottawa, IL Pumpkin Pie Ride Friday-Sunday, October 9-11, 2015 Elletsville, IN Hilly Hundred, CIBA Saturday, October 10, 2015, Monticello IL Ride for Recreation

For more detailed and longer list, click here.
RoadworkA link describing scheduled roadwork in Champaign, Urbana and surrounding areas
Various places, 5-pm. Often at Radio Maria, 119 N Walnut St, Champaign, IL 61820. Dates and time always announced on the PCC email group, and sometimes announced on this page. All PCC members and future members invited.
PCC Board meetings
All PCC members invited. Usually, but not always, 3rd Tuesday, 5:30pm at the pizza and sandwich bar/restaurant Jupiter's at the Crossing Check with a PCC Board member to confirm time and location.

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An Unlikely Cyclist

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Also visit Cycling Stars

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Cindy and David Combs Update

On Monday March 7th, 2011 Praire Cycle Club members Cindy and David Combs were struck by a motorist on their tandem bicycle west of Champaign. Cindy Combs was killed and her husband David was gravely injured. A recovering David on July 29th visited with the Tuesday Pedaling for Pleasure Ride

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