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BELLEVILLE AREA BICYCLING
AND EATING SOCIETY
Better known as BABES, this informal group holds weekly and weekend rides in the Illinois counties just east of St. Louis. Then they eat. Site includes calendar, maps, other basics.
GREAT RIVERS GREENWAY
Tax-supported agency is spearheading the "River Ring" of 45 greenways and trails through partnerships with public and private agencies and organizations.
OF LONGBIKE ENTHUSIASTS
Site for area tandem enthusiasts offers photos, events, links to other tandem sites.
ST. LOUIS RANDONNEURING
Local connection to Ranndonneurs USA runs self-supported area rides ranging from 200 kilometers. and up. Site offers an events calendar, maps, rules. links.
ST. LOUIS RECREATIONAL
This LAB-affiliate group of primarily mature riders offers both moderate and more challenging rides in St. Louis and surrounds. Ride calendar, member area, leader resources, more.
TOURING CYCLIST TOURS
This long-running touring service offers a series of weeklong tours in the Midwest. Shuttle service to trailheads and bike rentals, too.
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DOGFISH RACING TEAM
St. Louis-based clothing and gear maker also sponsors a nationwide team of racers. Pics, bios, etc.
Road/off-road team site has team results, member and sponsor lists.
Race photos and local links, too.
CLUB -- ST. LOUIS SPOKE
ICCC members represent all types of cycling but are also about serving God together. News, events and more.
METRO EAST CYCLING
Active club provides a common link to all things cycling in the St. Louis Metro East. "Rides" section and message board have info and opportunities for every skill level.
MOBRA coordinates and promotes amateur cycling in the state and assists in rider development. Site includes race schedules, BAR results.
ST. PETERS BMX
Find track schedule, photo gallery, videos, links and "help" pages on this site, run by a track.
The UFD collective of promoters, trail builders and racers promotes MTB racing as a great outdoor activity for all. Cross-country and endurance league racing for riders of all abilities in Missouri and Kansas.
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IMBA-affiliate non-profit dedicated to trail advocacy, design, construction and maintenance. Site offers trail condition updates, ride and event schedules, forum, education section.
RAMP RIDERS SKATEPARK
"30,000 square feet of ramps." St. Louis' indoor BMX, skateboard and inline skatepark offers lessons, park rentals, BMX/skate shop. Helmets and waivers for those under 18 required.
ST. LOUIS AREA
SLAMB is a group of recreational mountain bikers of all ages and skill levels who plan night rides, day trips, races and more. Anything related to mountain biking.
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ST. LOUIS TRIATHLON CLUB
Tri club provides athletes of all abilities a team atmosphere, training programs and mentoring. Site provides race calendar and links, member area with library.
SWIM BIKE RUN
The goals of this non-profit club are to expose people to triathlon and support kids to veteran athletes in training and competing. Enjoy group events, sponsor benefits and race day support.
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BIKE GRANTS TRAIL
All you need to know about Grant's Trail. Detailed maps, parking guide, directions, mileage, attractions, services, etc.
BIKE KATY TRAIL
All you need to know about the Katy Trail. Maps, service listings, events, mileage charts, comments page -- and more. Interactive ride planner, too.
GATEWAY EAST TRAILS
GET is a non-profit created to lead the development of bicycling and pedestrian infrastructure in and around Lebanon, Ill. Organizer of the annual Tour de Stooges event.
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GREAT RIVERS GREENWAY
The Great Rivers Greenway parks and trails district is connecting St. Louis City, St. Louis County and St. Charles County with greenways. Projects include the 150 miles of Bike St. Louis routes and the Gateway Bike Plan.
ITS TRAIL COMMITTEE
Member-based group is working to build a paved trail from St. Louis to Springfied, IL, partly using the railbed of the old Illinois Traction System trolley network.
Online guide to the extensive MCT trail system just east of St. Louis. Over 85 miles of rail corridors have been converted to trails linked to the transit system. Includes local events and hotel listings.
Long-running group advocates cycling and other healthy alternative transportation modes in St. Louis. Advocacy and transportation planning news, e-newsletter, links, calendar of Bicycle Fun Club and related events.
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BIKE MS: EXPRESS SCRIPTS
GATEWAY GETAWAY RIDE
Gateway Area Chapter of NMSS
Popular fund-raiser for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society attracts teams as well as individuals. Large rally-style event is set for September 9-10, 2017, in Godfrey, IL -- four route options with great support.
CF CYCLE FOR LIFE
Cystic fibrosis charity ride starts at St. Charles County Smartt Field Airport on October 7, 2017, for fully supported rides of 25, 50 or 100 miles. Includes breakfast, rest stops, victory party.
MIKE DAILEY KIWANIS
October 7, 2017, tribute ride based in Columbia, IL features routes from 7 to 60 miles. Sag support and fully stocked rest stations. Proceeds benefit Kiwanis' after-school tutoring program.
Be part of the longest-running nighttime bike ride in the US on September 16, 2017. Start from near Busch Stadium by 1:30 a.m. and choose from 9.5- or 18.5-mile routes. Partial proceeds benefit Hostelling International and Kingdom House.
PEDAL FOR AUTISM
Become a piece of the puzzle! This August 26, 2017, ride benefits the Illinois Center for Autism and will have multiple route options on the Madison County Trails. Starts in Collinsville, IL.
PEDAL THE CAUSE
Raise money for cancer research and cures for patients at several St. Louis-area cancer centers. September 23-24, 2017, event features Ride Village, Taste the Cause and entertainment Saturday, routes from 10 to 100 miles Sunday.
TOUR DE CURE
Raise money for American Diabetes Association programs June 3, 2017, at Riverfront Park in Alton, IL. Rides vary from 30 to 100 miles, with metric century and Post-Ride Party.
TOUR DE STOOGES
Don't be a knucklehead -- join this May 6, 2017, ride in Lebanon, IL, that benefits Gateway East Trails. Routes from 9 to 100 supported miles, followed by lunch and plenty of Stooges slapstick on film.
ST. LUKE'S HOSPITAL
TOUR DE WELLNESS
Support St. Luke's Hospital and your own health June 11, 2017. Scenic beginner to advanced routes in West St. Louis County with sag and rest stops. Post-ride celebration features music, food, health exhibits.
On August 5, 2017, this event will raise funds to help fight lupus. Starting in Eureka, routes include 30, 50 and 70 sometimes hilly miles. Features historic Route 66, post-event barbecue, tunes and various family activities.
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BANANA BIKE BRIGADE
"America's premier parading art bike group" encourages those around them to have fun through art. Site includes BBB story, event schedule, photos, etc.
CITY CYCLING TOURS
Tour service provides guided tours of St. Louis' Forest Park that highlight the park's history, architecture, attractions and features.
The "World's Original Nighttime Bike Ride." Thousands of cyclists will gather August 5, 2017, at midnight in downtown St. Louis for leisurely rides of less than 20 miles. Enjoy entertainment, a Ramble shirt and after-ride party.
Veterans helping veterans by providing customized therapeutic "amtrykes" for exercise and mobility to those with disabilities. Donations accepted!
ST. LOUIS BICYCLE WORKS
Earn-a-Bike program lets kids earn a free bike while learning about safety and maintenance. Refurbished bike sales benefit Bicycle Works and other BWorks programs: Book Works and Byte Works. Bike donations welcome.
ST. LOUIS BIKING
Cycling information for St. Louis and the Midwest. Features news, photos, message board, area ride and race info, cycling blogs and more. Very comprehensive.
ST. LOUIS WOMEN'S
Share experiences and knowledge April 1, 2017, with each other and varied cycling community partners. Food, vendors, happy hour, raffle, speakers, breakouts, networking -- even a ride after the event.
St. Louis-based club for women looking to explore the sport of cycling has evolved into an education and advocacy group. Forum, clinics and events, other resources.