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Group Rides & Events

Bikesport supports, encourages, and offers various ways to cycle in and with our community.

Weekly Group Meetups

The following is a list of bike ride meetups. Please wear a helmet, carry water, a pump, spare tube, and have your bike in good working order. Please ride carefully and respectfully. Signing a waiver will be required. Cancellations will be posted to each ride as needed. Please check this site before you make your final plans to join a ride.


Day Start Time Description Location Phone

1st Saturday of Each Month

10:00 AM

Free Fix-A-Flat Clinic - Learn how to repair your own flats at this free monthly clinic. Learn what tools to carry with you on the bike to handle the dreaded flat tire, and how to use them! No need to RSVP, just show up!

Bikesport

610-489-7300

Every Friday

9:30 AM

Schuylkill River Trail Ride for the 50+ Rider. Meet at the trailhead lot at 1350 Pawlings Road, Phoenixville. Bike 1-2 hrs/ 10-12 miles (depending on group) on SRT and/or Perkiomen Trail with Kathy Tauber (610-935-7075). Inclement weather cancels ride. First ride of the season will be May 6.

https://schuylkillriver.org/map/trailhead/pawlings-road/

610-935-7075

Every Friday

9:15 AM

Women's Road Bike Ride. Enjoy the hilly roads around the area on this 22-30 mile ride. Meet at Bikesport. Expect a recreational pace, and no one is dropped. Ride leader: Ginny. Cell # 215-479-3808. Call or text to confirm ride. Delays or Cancellations will be posted here on Thursdays.

Bikesport, 325 W Main St., Trappe, PA 19426

215-479-3808

Thursday

5:30 P.M.

A weekly 12 mile out-and-back ride on the Perkiomen Trail leaves from Troubles End Brewing in Collegeville at 5:30 p.m. When we get back, we choose a local spot to grab food and an adult beverage. Lights are always a good idea, but definitely required once it gets dark/dusk. Ride Leader: Richard Comroe. 610 544 2334

Troubles End Brewing, Collegeville

Upcoming Cycling & Local Events

Date Event Name Location Description Phone

Jun 11, 2022

Pottstown Bike Race

Pottstown, PA

Jun 12, 2022

American Cancer Society Bike-a-Thon

Philadelphia, PA

50th Annual American Cancer Society Bike-A-Thon on Sunday, June 12, 2022! Participants and volunteers come together to honor cancer survivors, spread the word about reducing cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society save lives.

Jun 12, 2022

French Creek Iron Tour

Phoenixville, PA

JOIN VIRTUALLY!! Join over 1,500 riders for scenic cycling through Iron Furnace country and have a blast! The French and Pickering Creeks Conservation Trust preserves open space where iron blast furnaces and forges served as cornerstones of industry in colonial Pennsylvania – hence “Iron Tour.” With courses ranging from 12 to 100 miles, there’s something for everyone – from seasoned riders looking for a challenge to families with kids in tow.

Jul 24, 2022

Ben to the Shore Bike Tour

Philadelphia to Atlantic City

The Ben to The Shore Bike Tour is a 65 mile charity bike ride from Philadelphia, PA to Atlantic City, NJ. All proceeds from The Ben to The Shore Bike Tour go to the Families Behind the Badge Children's Foundation which supports the families of fallen first responders and children's charities in the Philadelphia and South Jersey area.

Aug 20, 2022

SCU Summer Century

Doylestown, PA

Ride begins and ends at Our Lady of Czestochowa National Shrine. Choose from routes of 33, 50, 64, or 100 miles thru Bucks County, PA and Hunterdon County, NJ. Ice Cream Festival at the finish!

Sep 5, 2022

Donut Derby

Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Breinigsville, PA

Lehigh Valley Wheelman present this 36-mile mass start race with 2 rest stops where racers can get water and eat donuts. For every donut eaten, minutes are deducted from your final time. Preregistration required. No registration day of the race.

Sep 24, 2022

Ride Ataxia Philadelphia

LCBC Church Branch Creek, Harleysville, PA

The 12th annual ride offers 1, 3, 6, 21, and 46 mile route options, on scenic country roads and delicious post-ride food provided by Outback Steakhouse. Ride benefits FARA (Friedrich's Ataxia Research Alliance) a debilitating, life shortening, degenerative neuro-muscular disorder. Rides across our nation have raised over millions of dollars to help find a cure. Please consider riding, donating, volunteering, or sponsoring a rider.

Sep 24, 2022

MS 150 City to Shore Ride

Cherry Hill to Ocean City, NJ

A two day event if you want it to be :) Ride with 7,000 cyclists of all ages and cycling abilities for the challenge of your choice with several route options. Enjoy flat terrain as you travel through the quaint towns and back roads of Southern New Jersey. Pedal through the blueberry fields of Hammonton, experience the serene beauty of the Pine Barrens and listen to the waves as you roll into historic Ocean City. This ride is fully supported with catered rest stops, bike support and SAG transportation. Invite your family and friends to cheer as you cross the finish line and enjoy a wonderful evening stroll on the boardwalk. Bikesport has offered SAG support for this ride for 23 years!

Sep 24, 2022

Ride for the River

Pottstown Riverfront Park

Celebrate the Schuylkill River Trail with bikes, beer and bands! Ride for the River, then enjoy the FREE CAN JAM Music Festival with Sly Fox Brewery. The cycling event serves as a fundraiser for Schuylkill River Greenways, which works with partners to build, improve and promote the Schuylkill River Trail. One of the largest finished trail sections is the Pottstown to Reading stretch, which totals about 20 miles. Ride for the River begins and ends at Pottstown Riverfront Park. Three ride options are available. The BIKESPORT RACE TEAM will be on bikes offering rider support all day!

Sep 25, 2022

MS 150 City to Shore Ride

Cherry Hill to Ocean City, NJ

A two-day event if you want it to be :) Ride with 7,000 cyclists of all ages and cycling abilities for the challenge of your choice with several route options. Enjoy flat terrain as you travel through the quaint towns and back roads of Southern New Jersey. Pedal through the blueberry fields of Hammonton, experience the serene beauty of the Pine Barrens and listen to the waves as you roll into historic Ocean City. This ride is fully supported with catered rest stops, bike support and SAG transportation. Invite your family and friends to cheer as you cross the finish line and enjoy a wonderful evening stroll on the boardwalk.

Oct 29, 2022

Philly Bike Expo

Philadelphia, PA

Held at the Philadelphia Convention Center, two days filled with displays, seminars, and demos of bicycles and related items.

Oct 30, 2022

Philly Bike Expo

Philadelphia, PA

Held at the Philadelphia Convention Center, two days filled with displays, seminars, and demos of bicycles and related items.

Nov 25, 2022

Black Friday at Bikesport!

Bikesport, Trappe, PA

Each year on the day after Thanksgiving, we are still giving thanks for all of you who shop here. In 2021, we're hoping to have great savings for you....stand by for more info.

Nov 26, 2022

Small Business Saturday

HERE at BIKESPORT

Support your local businesses everyday of the year....but especially today to kick off your "shop local" theme this holiday season. We appreciate your business!

Area Bike Clubs

If you're interested in joining a bike club, here is a list of local groups to consider joining.