23 Years and Still Riding
Welcome to GEARs. The Greater Eugene Area Riders is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote and encourage bicycle riding for transportation and recreation. We coordinate weekly rides, provide safety and skill education, defend the rights and responsibilities of bike riders, and work to enhance the bicycle culture in Eugene and surrounding area. Membership in GEARs has its rewards! In addition to all of the rides and advocacy work we do, there are additional benefits. Local bike shops and other businesses are now offering discounts for GEARs members. Go to our Bike Rewards page to see a list of participating business members. Join GEARs Now.
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Our next Board Meeting will be May 5 at 6:00 pm. Board meetings are held at the Keystone Cafe, 5th and Lawrence, Eugene [map]. Board Meetings will be held on the first Monday of the month at Keystone unless noted otherwise. Members and the public are encouraged to attend.
Tuesday, April 15 – 9:00 am at Alton Baker Park
Fox Hollow, 25 – 60 Miles, 12-15 mph avg pace
Thursday, April 17 – 9:00 am at Alton Baker Park
Ride 114b – McKenzie View & Sunderman , 35 Miles, 12-15 mph avg pace
Saturday, April 19 – 9:00 am at Alton Baker Park
Ride 319b – Petzold via Lorane Hwy, 35 Miles, 10-12 mph avg
Ride 210a – Poodle Creek Metric Century, 62 Miles, 12-15 mph avg
Sunday, April 20 – 9:00 am at Alton Baker Park
Ride 103c – Coburg Bottom Loop to Bowers Rd, 39 Miles, 12-15 mph avg