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Stay up to date on the latest Bike Around the Bay news. Bookmark this page and visit often for important ride details, fundraising news, and much more. Don't forget to visit and like us on Facebook to receive even more Bike Around the Bay news and connect with your fellow riders!

 

October 21, 2016


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The ride may be over, but we're not done celebrating!

Any and all riders who raise $300 or more by Friday, November 11th will receive an exclusive invite to our post-ride celebration at Saint Arnold Brewing Company.

The celebration will be held on Monday, November 14th in Saint Arnold's very own beer hall. Riders may choose from a variety of craft beers while reminiscing about their experiences during the ride.

Stay tuned for more details!


October 12, 2016

We are excited to announce the Titanium Top 30 and Top Fundraising Teams for this year's ride! To see the benefits of being a top fundraiser or team, visit our Fundraising page.

 

Titanium Top 30

1. Madeline Woods

2. Ann Ross

3. Malcolm Ross

4. Lythia Powell

5. Tim Smith

6. Bob Stokes

7. Jamie Crawford

8. Bryan Wirwicz

9. Bonner Barnes

10. Ellen Yarrell

11. Brett Hamner

12. Courtenay Clifford

13. Jordan Shane

14. Jim Pirnik

15. Jeff Myerson

16. Greg Loushine

17. David Eskins

18. Bohdan Jankowski

19. Jimmy Herrera

20. Adam Lindberg

21. Manoj Joshi

22. Daniel Kopesky

23. Kimberly Johnson

24. Joseph Cavallaro

25. Greg Blackburn

26. Samuel Ireland

27. Richard Bohan

28. Brian Doherty

29. Peggy McElroy

30. LeAnn Kincaid

 

Top Fundraising Teams (by overall amount)

1. Team Shell

2. Bike Barn

3. Team 713 and Toxic Shocks

4. Saint Arnold Bike Team

5. Pearland Cycling Club

 

Top Fundraising Teams (by average per rider)

1. Houston Yacht Club

2. Valero Cycling Team

3. Team Starport

4. Team TCEQ

5. Team Shell

 

October 3, 2016

Congratulations to Daniel Kopesky! Daniel is the winner of two tickets to the Houston Texans game on October 30th! He raised the most funds between September 26 and October 2. 

That's it for our weekly fundraising prizes! Keep checking back here and on Facebook for more news about Bike Around the Bay 2016.


September 26, 2016

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Fundraise this week for a chance to win two tickets to the Houston Texans vs. Detroit Lions football game at NRG Stadium on October 30th! The rider who raises the most funds between today, September 26 and Sunday, October 2 at midnight to win.

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, October 3.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.

 

September 19, 2016

Congratulations to Lythia Powell! Lythia won our fifth weekly fundraising prize for raising the most funds between September 12 and September 18. She wins a suite at Moody Gardens Hotel for the ride weekend. 

The final fundraising period runs from Monday, September 26 through Sunday, October 2 at midnight. Check back soon to see what the next prize will be!


September 12, 2016

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Fundraise this week for a chance to win a suite at Moody Gardens Hotel on Saturday, October 15! The rider who raises the most funds between today, September 12 and Sunday, September 18 at midnight to win.

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, September 19.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.


September 5, 2016

Congratulations to Jason Wheeler! Jason won our fourth weekly fundraising prize for raising the most funds between August 29 and September 4. He earns a free fitting at the Bike Barn Custom Fit Studio.

Our next fundraising period runs from Monday, September 12 through Sunday, September 18 at midnight. Check back soon to see what the next prize will be!


August 29, 2016

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Fundraise this week for a chance to win a custom fitting at the Bike Barn Custom Fit Studio! The rider who raises the most funds between today, August 29, and Sunday, September 4, at midnight will win.

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, September 5.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.


August 22, 2016

Congratulations to David Eskins! David is our third weekly fundraising winner because he raised the most funds between August 15 and August 21. He wins two tickets to see the Counting Crows and Rob Thomas!

Our next fundraising period runs from Monday, August 29 through Sunday, September 4 at midnight. Check back soon to see what the next prize will be!


August 15, 2016

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Our third weekly fundraising period officially starts today! Fundraise for a chance to win two tickets to see Counting Crows and Rob Thomas on September 25 at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands. The rider who raises the most funds between today, August 15, and Sunday, August 21, at midnight will take home the tickets. 

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, August 22.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.


August 8, 2016

Congratulations to Bonner Barnes! Bonner, our second weekly fundraising winner, raised the most funds between August 1 and August 7, and is riding away with four passes to Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahn Waterpark. 

Our next fundraising period runs from Monday, August 15 through Sunday, August 21 at midnight. Check back to see what the next prize will be!


August 1, 2016

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The next weekly fundraising period starts TODAY! This week's prize will help you beat the Texas heat: four passes to Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Galveston. The rider who raises the most funds between today, August 1, and Sunday, August 7 at mdnight will take home the prize package.

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, July 25.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.

 

July 25, 2016

Congratulations to Bryan Wirwicz! Bryan is our weekly fundraising winner, having raised the most funds between July 18 and July 24. Bryan wins a fitting at Bike Barn's Custom Fit Studio.

Our next fundraising period runs from Monday, August 1 through Sunday, August 7 at midnight. Check back to see what the next prize will be!


July 18, 2016

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Our weekly fundraising prizes have started! This week's prize is a fitting at Bike Barn's Custom Fit Studio (a $300 value!). How can you win it? Raise the most funds between Monday, July 18 and Sunday, July 24 at midnight.

The winner will be announced here and on Facebook on Monday, July 25.

For more information about fundraising prizes and the weekly fundraising program, visit our Fundraising page.


June 17, 2016

The Pearland Cycling Club will be hosting two information sessions about the 13-week training program that is exclusively for Bike Around the Bay riders. Join us for one of the sessions! To RSVP, click here

Saturday, June 25th from 11am-12pm
Galveston Bay Foundation
1100 Hercules Avenue, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77058
Pizza will be provided

Saturday, July 9th from 11am-12pm
NY Pizzeria
1826 Country Place Parkway #102
Pearland, TX 77584
(just south of McHard Road/FM 2234)

 

March 29, 2016

Our new Bike Around the Bay website is live! Take a look around at the new and improved site - we've added helpful information for brand new and returning riders alike. And don't forget, early registration opens on Friday, April 1! Bookmark this site and revisit often, so you can be one of the first registered for Bike Around the Bay 2016, which takes place on October 15-16, 2016.

 

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