January 26, 2017
Come be a part of Kent’s only half marathon and duathlon!
Make a difference by running/biking the race that matters. 100% of proceeds are donated to local shelters for survivors of domestic violence.
Run/ride on Kent’s beautiful bike and hike trail through the trees and along the river.
April 22rd, 2017
Start/Finish/Transition at Kent Cycle
115 Lake Street
Race options include:
Half Marathon (13.1 mi) $65
Duathlon (10 mi bike/10K run) $85
Team (2 people) Duathlon $110
http://melissaanncairns.wixsite.com/onmyowntwofeet or at Kent Cycle.
Want to help, but don’t want to race? We need lots of volunteers! Email with “volunteer” in subject line.
January 25, 2017
Calling all mountain bikers, beginners to advanced looking for an indoor event that beats all the rest.
Sorry guys, this event is ladies only (until 4pm Friday anyway). That’s right it’s time again for Women’s Weekend at Ray’s indoor mountain bike park! Friday through Sunday February 10th-12th, 2017.
World Champion and Two-Time Hall of Fame member Leigh Donovan brings her immaculate coaching staff back for another year spreading their wealth of knowledge to the hundreds of female cyclists at each Women’s Weekend.
Women’s Weekend is a no-barriers, inspirational gathering of female cyclists, friends, families, and women of every background. Our two events are led by hall of fame member Leigh Donovan and her esteemed coaching staff, whose list of championships and world records is unsurpassed. Their no-nonsense yet light-hearted coaching method provides knowledge and confidence that serve women well on and off the trail.
August 4, 2016
Join us at Kent Cycle Friday August 12th for a screening of Blackburn’s movie “Roll With It”.
WITH OVER 40 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE BUILDING PRODUCTS THAT ENABLE CYCLISTS TO GO FURTHER, BLACKBURN IS PROUD TO INTRODUCE THIS SHORT FILM IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NEW BELGIUM BREWING AND NINER BIKES.
The film “Roll With It” embodies the culture of adventure while stripping away any fears of camping by bike. This quirky, yet artful film brings strangers with different backgrounds together to show how joyful and enriching adventuring by bike can be.
“Camping by bike is an adventure everyone can experience without over complicating it” says Robin Sansom, Blackburn’s brand manager. “This film, at the core, is about the unexpected rituals strangers have when they embark on a bike and camp adventure together. We look forward to bringing this to communities all over the world in hopes of inspiring more people to get outside.”
What: Screening of “Roll With It”by Blackburn
Where: Kent Cycle, 115 Lake St, Kent, OH 44240
When: Friday August 12th, 8pm
March 30, 2016
Join the Kent Cycle fools for a ride and birthday bash on April Fool’s Day.
Meet up at Kent Cycle at 7 pm to air up, fuel up and get ready to ride.
Enjoy some daylight as the ride will leave promptly at 7:30 but be prepared with front and rear lights as it is State law when riding after dusk.
The route is about 20 miles long and will take about an hour to an hour and a half.
Meander through Kent and Stow neighborhoods as well as parts of the Hike and bike trail system along the river.
As always check the weather and dress accordingly. If it rains we will stay in, snow we will go.
We also strongly suggest you wear your HELMET. Check with us before the ride if you are in need of a helmet.
Stick around afterwards for food, drinks, music, movies and a raffle.
The raffle will include an entry to our upcoming race. Winner’s choice for Half Marathon or Duathlon entry.
BYOB and your favorite set of wheels and celebrate our Fourth Birthday.
We hope to see you there!
August 26, 2015
The route will utilize the Portage Hike and Bike Trail and Towner’s Woods in Kent.
It is slated for Saturday, April 23rd 9am-1pm.
Runners and Riders will choose between 3 events.
Half Marathon: 13.1 miles
Sprint Duathlon: 10 mile bike/ 6.2 mile run
Sprint Duathlon Relay: 1 cyclist/ 1 runner
Check back for more information