Local & Regional Bike Events

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Our Road, Midline gets a makeover!

FLCC’s adopted road, Midline received a facelift with new paving. The old sign warning of poor road conditions is gone, replaced by smooth-as-glass blacktop. Many thanks to the Tompkins County Roads Department for getting through their ambitious schedule this year. Many of the roads our members use, such as Dubois Road now have widened […]

FLCC Social Ride and Fall Picnic

What: FLCC Social Ride & Fall Picnic When: Sunday 10/1 @ 2 pm (BDT ride) 4-7 pm (picnic) Where: ride starts in the Cass Park Ithaca Children’s Garden parking lot. Picnic is in the nearby pavilion. To celebrate our successful 2017 season, the Finger Lakes Cycling Club will be hosting a slow roll, social ride on the Black […]

Thanks for the improved riding!

During the last week, I had opportunity to ride the newly paved shoulders of Warren Road from Hanshaw Road to the Golf Course. We had requested Tompkins County Roads make paving this section a priority.  Even though the request was not on their budget, we are extremely pleased with their response. Riding on a now […]

On Your Left — Sandy Fitterer

Some months ago, I was horrified to hear that Sandy was in Buffalo’s great cancer center with a dire illness. Don and the family kept a daily, sometimes twice-daily, blog that provided information about her condition — and it was a story of unbelievable courage and strength, of glimmers of hope among cruel reversals, and […]

Completed: 2017 Young People’s Bike Tour

Just to let everyone know that the club organized a great event this past weekend, the Young People’s Bike Tour, with 120 participants (including 60 kids from ages 4 to 17), biking a total of about 48 miles along the Erie Canal towpath trail east of Rochester, and camping in Fairport on Saturday evening.  A […]

Wednesday Women’s Rides Begin

May 10th, 2017 The first Wednesday night Women’s Road Ride (WRR) of the season was a huge success. Over 40 women met in the parking lot of East Hill Plaza to kick off the first ride.  Although we all ride for a different reason, it is safe to say that all WRR ladies show up for […]

FLCC Annual Meeting is May 21

Please mark your calendars for our annual meeting, scheduled for Sunday, May 21 from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Just Be Cause Center (large conference room), 1013 West State Street, Ithaca.

The schedule will be:

-3:30-5pm…Meet at Cass Park parking lot behind Ithaca Childrens’ Garden for slow ride up the Black Diamond Trail -5-6pm…Pizza, salad and dish-to-pass […]

Signup Now for Young People’s Bike Tour

Announcing the opening of signups for the June 3-4, 2017 weekend bike tour along a central portion of the Erie Canal towpath trail, organized by the FLCC Touring Group. Its the 9th Annual FLCC Young People’s Bike Tour!

You are invited to go to the Tour Announcement Page: http://tinyurl.com/2017YPTtap to read more about the tour, and to download the Tour Information […]

Young People’s Tour 2017

Keep the weekend of June 3-4, 2017 open on your calendars for the return of this bike tour that is specially designed for families, kids, teens, and adult chaperones.  We’ve selected the Perinton Community Center in Fairport, NY to be our overnight camping location.  This is the same overnight location as last year, with the […]

Regional Rides for 2017

It’s cold outside, but we’re planning to ride! Here’s a list of 2017 summer and fall rides in (or near) our area. Perhaps you’ll find something here  to dream about and plan for.

Enjoy!

May 7  Five Boro Bike Tour (NYC) June 3-4  FLCC Young People’s Bike Tour (location TBA) June 9-11  Great Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour  (Watkins Glen, NY) June […]