Fall fun with rides and runs

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Fall fun with rides and runs

The post below first appeared on the Bike Newport blog.

Now that the weather is starting to cool off, Labor Day weekend has been and gone, it’s time for rides and runs around Rhody. Here are eight rides and a run guaranteed to get your blood flowing and shake off that summer heat. Wooooop! Get registered for fall fun. Bike to: Every Saturday — RI Bridge Bike Shuttle  Every Saturday thru October 13th.  NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED. Call (401) 430-0420 Space for 5 riders and bikes. Sep 7-9 — Newport’s Secret Garden Tour Bike to Newport’s September Secret Garden Tour for discounted $20 tickets. Proceeds to support arts and cultural programs for Aquidneck Island public schools. Ride : Sept 8  — Bike Fall River This bike ride will start in Fall River and will go to Westport Ma, specifically Westport Point and travel on the new Alfred J. Lima Quequechan River Rail. Sep 15 — Woony Ride 9th Annual fundraiser bike-a-thon for the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council, from Providence through the Woonasquatucket Watershed. Sep 16 — Pedal for the Path The South Coast Bikeway Alliance (SCBA) will hold its first regional bike-ride fundraiser, Pedal for the Path — to complete the South Coast Bikeway. 52 miles of cycling, postcard perfect scenic views, historic places and ice cream! Sep 16 — 4 Bridges Ride This 26 mile morning ride will cross all four bridges that connect Conanicut Island and Aquidneck Island to the main land. All proceeds benefit Save The Bay Contact us to be a bike marshal: 401-619-4900 Sep 21 — New Belgium Ride An easy Newport ride ending at Midtown Oyster Bar. New Belgium beers, swag giveaways and a chance to win a New Belgium Bike! $1 for every New Belgium beer drunk and donations for swag to Bike Newport youth programs. Sep 30 — Buzzards Bay Ride The 12th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride will take place Sunday, September 30, 2018. Join over 250 cyclists in raising $185,000 for clean water! Contact us to be a bike marshal: 401-619-4900, or or email dave@bikenewportri.org Oct 6 — Bike Pie-Jousting Pie-jousting returns for the annual Local Broadway District Street Fair on October 6th. Start finding your rival and challenge them to a joust! All proceeds to Bike Newport’s youth education programs. Oct 8 — Jamestown Classic The 43rd Jamestown Classic, the largest bicycle road race in RI. Proceeds are used to support local, national and international causes. Oct 21 — Pell Bridge Run The Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run is a 4 mile run/walk produced by RITBA. 100% of proceeds go to support local not-for-profits. Contact us to be a bike marshal: 401-619-4900 or email dave@bikenewportri.org Happy riding! The post Fall fun with rides and runs appeared first on Bike Newport.

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Fall fun with rides and runs