Warren County Safe & Quality Biking Organization - WCS&QBO

7TH ANNUAL HARRY ELKES RIDE – Plan now for September 26th, 2020

 

Plan now … join us for the 7th Annual Harry Elkes Ride in September 26th, 2020!  All rides start at The Hub, Brant Lake, NY 12815

Choose from our 3 classic scenic lake rides (17-miles, 32-miles, or 50-miles), or bring your off-road bike & try the more challenging 32-mile “Gregson Gravel Grinder”!

Explore the Adirondack countryside on quiet North Country roads.  Start at The Hub; enjoy lunch and beverages after with fellow bicyclists.  Watch a video of the  fascinating history of Harry Elkes, world-class bicycle racer at the beginning of the 20th century.  Always a fun day!  

Register: on Ride day: 8:30 – 10:00am, or Preregister (starting in June, 2020) at: www.bikereg.com/harry-elkes-ride

Cost: $25.00, plus free Harry Elkes t-shirt

Start time:  9:30 for the 32 & 50-mile rides; 10:00am for the 17-mile ride; Maps and cue sheets available for each ride at registration; support riders for the 3 classic rides;  all ride routes will be swept after the rides are over.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can pre-register here:  https://www.bikereg.com/harry-elkes-ride

 

You can even visit his gravesite in the Glens Falls Cemetery, on Bay Road, @ the corner of Sarella {away from cemetery},  which is across from  Hope Ave. leading to Office &  into plots.  He’s in the middle of the Northwest sector:  co-ordinates @ ± N 43˚ 19′ 11″-16.5″  W 73˚ 38′  53″ / 39′ 11.2″ depending on your GPS. . .mine derived from TomTom & Garmin units. . .

Happy Haunting our cemeteries!

Enter from Bay St., make a right (North)  & 1st left opposite gated entry (West), he’ll be on your left. . .He’d be Happy to see you!

 

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