[B' Spokes: Seriously folks, advocacy does not happen by itself, register for these events. Thanks!]
Bike Maryland is your bicycle advocacy organization. Tour du Port and Larry's Ride and Run are Bike Maryland's Annual Fundraisers. There are bicycle rides for hundreds of causes - but these bike tours directly support increased bicycle infrastructure, safety and education. Please register now - to increase Maryland's bike-ability!
Larry's Ride and Run - September 24th - A Premier Baltimore County Bicycle Tour Pump up those tires and lace up those sneakers, Larry’s Ride and Run is back for its second year and will be held at Spring Meadow Farms (Baltimore County) on Saturday, September 24, 2011. Larry’s Ride and Run continues to honor avid biker Larry Bensky who tragically lost his life while biking in 2010. This year’s event includes new bike routes and a 3.6 mile run that meanders through scenic Baltimore County. Following the bike rides and run, celebration activities will including a lunch and music for all registered participants attending the event, including non-bikers and non-runners. All friends and family are welcome to attend, participate and enjoy the day! Register Here - http://bikemd.org/page.php?id=409
Tour du Port - October 9th - Registration is Open - Save the Date and Get the Discounted Rate! TOUR DU PORT - Canton Waterfront Park (Baltimore City) - A Super Cool Bicycling Event Promoting a Terrific Cause - Bicycling! Register Here - http://bikemd.org/page.php?id=398 During the Tour du Port you will experience Baltimore's historic neighborhoods, waterfront areas and beautiful parks in a way that can't be experienced from the seat of your car. Tour du Port is a superb way to intimately tour Baltimore. Routes: 13 to a new 65 ride! This fully supported tour includes lunch,
refreshments at rest stops and a post-ride celebration with live music at Tour's end.