Chattahoochee Challenge Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon
Jul
15
7:30 am07:30

Chattahoochee Challenge Sprint Triathlon and Duathlon

  • 801 Front Ave

This is the perfect race for beginners. This 500 meter event starts at 730am July 15 in Uptown Columbus with a time trial start down our water slide (one athlete at a time) down river in depths no greater than six feet. Duathletes start with a one-mile run. The 12- mile bike route is flat and travels through historic Columbus. Finish this race up with a flat 5k run and a water slide at the finish line! There are plenty of places along the route for family and friends to cheer, and you’ll find family friendly activities throughout Uptown Columbus, bouncy castles and an open market.

Register at www.tricolumbusga.com. For more information, call 8084787576

Chattahoochee Challenge Olympic Triathlon and Duathlon
Aug
12
7:30 am07:30

Chattahoochee Challenge Olympic Triathlon and Duathlon

  • 801 Front Ave

This is a great race to gauge your fitness level or transition from a sprint and half distance race. The swim is a two loop, 500 meter, down river swim in depths no greater than six feet. Duathletes start with a two-mile run. The bike route is smooth and flat, and the run route will take you along the scenic Phenix City Riverwalk and into historic Columbus. The Chattahoochee Challenge Olympic Triathlon starts at 730am August 12.

Register at www.tricolumbusga.com

Callaway Gardens Olympic Triathlon
Aug
27
8:00 am08:00

Callaway Gardens Olympic Triathlon

  • Callaway Gardens

Join us for a day full of fun and adventure. It will be an action packed weekend at Callaway and we can't wait to share it with you. So pack your bags and come stay with us!

The Swim:
1K (horseshoe shaped) around pristine Robin Lake (deep water entire swim but within 20 yards of shoreline first half of swim)

The Bike:
30K - out and back on Scenic Drive, Discovery Pkwy and Mountain Creek Dr.

The Run:
8K - including Robin Lake Circle and the paved bike trail. A VERY FAST course!

More information and to register at www.tricolumbusga.com


UCI World Cup Eliminator
Jun
3
4:30 pm16:30

UCI World Cup Eliminator

  • Ride On Bikes

Save the Date, June 3rd & 4th 2017!

City Mountainbike is bringing XCE excitement to a new level of LEGENDARY for the first time in the United States! We're partnering with Union Cycliste Inernational (UCI) to launch a new UCI Mountain Bike Eliminator World Cup in 2017 with the 2nd race of the series happening June 3-4th in Columbus GA!!! We'll keep you updated on all the info, posting details as they develop. Stay tuned!!! #citymountainbike#urbancycling #citymtb #chainbusterracing

http://uci.ch/pressreleases/the-uci-revives-the-mountain-bike-eliminator-world-cup/

Here's some cool YouTube of a previous event:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MolXIC84sZo

Fat Tires and Flat Tires
May
25
5:30 pm17:30

Fat Tires and Flat Tires

  • Ride On Bikes

Come on in for a pint of Fat Tire beer and chips and we'll teach you how to change your flat bicycle tire. Don't worry, we have all the equipment and tools. See you at 530pm!

Bike to Work Day
May
19
6:30 am06:30

Bike to Work Day

  • Columbus, GA

Ride your bike to work on Friday! Swing by any of the sag stations at Lakebottom, Oxbow, or Manchester Park and Ride.

Ride Of Silence
May
17
6:00 pm18:00

Ride Of Silence

  • Columbus Museum

Ride Of Silence - The annual Ride Of Silence will be taking place at 6pm from the Piggly Wiggly parking lot on 13th st across the street from Loco's.  The purpose of this ride is to raise awareness for cyclists on the road. This is a NATIONAL event and shops across the USA will be conducting rides at the same time. This ride will be conducted in silence, police escorted, and is approximately 8 miles at a slow pace through MidTown/city streets. It is fairly family friendly for your older kids and a video to be shown at the end about rider safety.

Food and drinks served after.

We really can't stress the importance of this event enough, especially given the two recent bicycle related deaths. Please mark this evening on your calendar and help raise bicycle awareness in our community.

WE WILL BE CLOSING ON MAY 17 AT 5:30PM TO SUPPORT THE RIDE OF SILENCE. JOIN US.

Ride with the Mayor
May
16
6:00 pm18:00

Ride with the Mayor

  • Ride On Bikes

Ride with the Mayor. We will start this group ride around 6pm as Mayor Tomlinson leads us out kicking off our Tuesday Night Ride!

Triathlon 101: So you want to be a triathlete
May
11
6:00 pm18:00

Triathlon 101: So you want to be a triathlete

  • Ride On Bikes

Triathlon 101. 6pm. Interested in getting into the sport, but not sure where to start? Or maybe you have done some races and are looking for extra pointers. This is the class for you! Learn the gear, training basics, and bring all your questions. Lead by USA Triathlon Coach and 17x Ironman athlete Joanne Cogle.

Wine, Wheels, and Water for Women
May
10
5:30 pm17:30

Wine, Wheels, and Water for Women

  • Ride On Bikes

In conjunction with our friends at the Outside World, we will add water to this wine and wheels for women! We will start at the Island on the Riverwalk and paddle our way down to Bull Dog Bait and Tackle. From there we will ride our bikes back to the shop for a social wine hour. We will provide the kayaks and bikes.  https://rideonbikes.wufoo.com/forms/p988cee04b7xyz/

GO Nuts West Point
May
6
8:00 pm20:00

GO Nuts West Point

GNR #4 DAM WEST POINT CHALLENGE USA Cycling Regional Championship Series.

Enjoy beautiful views of West Point Dam and nature, but don’t get sidetracked by the scenery! Once you start leaving the lake behind comes the rugged single track for the experienced rider. The roots will grab you and challenge your bike handling skills. Soak in the fun of the downhill on Hack-n-Yack and get nuts on the drop into a very dense root system. Our goal is to offer fun, competitive races and have a good time doing it! We offer RFID chip technology for fast, precise timing, and a kiosk will be available to check individual results at the conclusion of each race! Each racer will receive a goody bag with t-shirt and prizes. West point offers overnight camping and recreation for you and your family/friends. Let's Go Nuts!

Tuesday Night Ride: Kiddie Shoppe
May
2
4:00 pm16:00

Tuesday Night Ride: Kiddie Shoppe

  • Ride On Bikes

We are riding with a purpose in 2017. This week's Tuesday Night Ride is sponsored by the Kiddie Shoppe. They will match the number of riders we have tonight with $1/rider. This donation goes directly to @Bicycle Columbus GA. Join us after this social group ride at The Loft Columbus for 10% your meal and $2 Fat Tire beer. See you at 6pm!

Tuesday Night Ride: Go Nuts Racing/Super Charged
May
2
3:30 pm15:30

Tuesday Night Ride: Go Nuts Racing/Super Charged

  • Ride On Bikes

We are riding with a purpose in 2017. This week's Tuesday Night Ride is sponsored by Go Nuts Racing and Super Charged Energy Drink. They will match the number of riders we have tonight with $2/rider. This donation goes directly to @Bicycle Columbus GA. Join us after this social group ride at The Loft Columbus for 10% your meal and $2 Fat Tire beer. See you at 6pm!

Tuesday Night Ride: Bare Roots
May
2
3:30 pm15:30

Tuesday Night Ride: Bare Roots

  • 1036 Broadway

We are riding with a purpose in 2017. This week's Tuesday Night Ride is sponsored by Bare Roots Farmacy. They will match the number of riders we have tonight with $1/rider. This donation goes directly to @Bicycle Columbus GA. Join us after this social group ride at The Loft Columbus for 10% your meal and $2 Fat Tire beer. See you at 6pm!

Suspension
Apr
13
5:30 pm17:30

Suspension

  • Ride On Bikes

Calling all MTB riders. Our certified Suspension technican will be teaching this class and all participants will leave with their suspension dialed in. The cost for this clinic is only $5. Your joints and back will thank you and your ride quality will improve! Come check it out at 530pm at the shop.

Chattahoochee Challenge Duathlon
Mar
25
8:00 am08:00

Chattahoochee Challenge Duathlon

  • Flat Rock Dam Park

Get ready to hit the dirt at our second annual Chattahoochee Challenge Off Road Duathlon 5k/10mile MTB. This flat fast course is ideal for beginners and a chance for the more experienced to set a race PR. Bring the family and enjoy the day with us!
Register at www.tricolumbusga.com

Bike Cleaning!
Mar
23
5:30 pm17:30

Bike Cleaning!

  • Ride On Bikes

It's time to get the Muc-Off! Bring you bike to this one and we will teach you how to properly clean your bike! We've got the product and maybe a little extras (ride on style). See you at 530pm.

Go Nuts Nutty Pig Grinder Race
Mar
18
9:00 am09:00

Go Nuts Nutty Pig Grinder Race

#2 GNR - Join us for the second race in the Go Nuts Regional Championship Race in Macon, GA! We are a 2017 USA Cycling Regional Championship Series. All 7 races of the Spring Sprint Series will be executed within USA Cycling guidelines.

Our goal is to offer fun, competitive races and have a good time doing it! Each racer will receive a swag bag with t-shirt and goodies. All levels welcome - from kids to expert! So pull out the canopies, lawn chairs and bring out the entire family for a great time! Let's Go Nuts!

• Kids races start at 9am
• Expert/Sport start at 10am
• Beginners start at 10:15am

http://www.gonutsbiking.com/mtb-races

Time Change Party!
Mar
11
6:00 pm18:00

Time Change Party!

  • Ride On Bikes

Our time change party will be here before you know it! We will kick it off this year with the first ever Townie Crit. This 1/4 mile 3 lap course will not disappoint with, music, contests, a kids parade (starting at 6pm), and our Epic Mountain Bike giveaway. Open to ALL levels of racers. See you March 11!

 

Registration information to follow!

Go Nuts Season Opener
Feb
18
9:00 am09:00

Go Nuts Season Opener

  • Flat Rock Dam Park

Freeze Your Nuts Opener at Flat Rock Park is only a few weeks away! Beginner to expert - it's gonna be awesome! Saturday, February 18th!
Kids races start at 9am
Expert/Sport start at 10am
Beginners start at 10:15am
Sign up for all the entire USA Cycling GNR Regional Series before January 31st and get one race FREE!
http://www.gonutsbiking.com/mtb-races

Bike Love
Feb
13
Feb 18

Bike Love

  • Ride On Bikes

Show some love this week. Take your love on a date, but you'll have to jump on it quick. There are only 10 packages available for the Loft and 10 packages available for MaBella.
$20 scores you:
$25 gift card
1 free appetizer
1 free dessert
2 free townie bike rentals

Can't make it happen on February 14? You have the week to make your reservation.

Please call either the Loft or MaBella for your package.

Movie Night: Bicycle the Invention
Feb
9
6:30 pm18:30

Movie Night: Bicycle the Invention

  • Ride On Bikes

Grab your chair, we'll provide the popcorn and drinks and hang out with us as we watch one of our favorite movies, Bicycle - The Invention. This movie will take you through the history of the bike and provide humor at the same time! See you then!

Christmas Party
Dec
2
6:30 pm18:30

Christmas Party

  • Ride On Bikes

Stop by after Uptown Columbus lights up the Christmas tree on FRIDAY night for our annual Christmas Party. Light food and beer will be available as always. We can't wait to see you as we ring in the holiday season!

Basement Sale and Swap Meet
Nov
26
9:00 am09:00

Basement Sale and Swap Meet

  • Ride On Bikes

Don't fight the crowds on Black Friday. Cruise into the shop on Small Business Saturday for our big BASEMENT sale!
and/or

Bring your excess cycling equipment and sell your own.

We have some pretty great deals on everything from bikes to clothing to nutrition not to mention, we'll pull everything up from the basement priced to sell! We start at 9am!

Chattahoochee Challenge Adventure Race
Nov
19
9:00 am09:00

Chattahoochee Challenge Adventure Race

  • Ride On Bikes

We are excited for third annual Chattahoochee Challenge Adventure Race of our Race Series. This event is open to all levels and requires minimal orienteering/map reading skills. So grab a friend or two and make a team up to 3 persons. (Solo racing is not recommended)

The distances this year will be 4 Hour Adventure Race in the Uptown and Riverwalk areas. Competitors will begin the race by choosing a colored marble to determine which discipline they will begin with - trek/run, whitewater raft, or bike. Teams will navigate their way through the course using plotting and mapping techniques, checking off points as they progress. We will be starting with a whitewater portion and include the new Zipline course for extra points.

*Teams will begin by drawing a colored marble to determine with leg of the race they will begin at after this leg is completed they may choose the remainder legs.

*Disciplines include: 
-Trekking/Running/Hiking x2 (total distance to equal 5-6 miles) -Biking (total distance 10-12 miles)-Please provide your own bike (any type).
-white water (total distance 1-2 miles)
-LIFE JACKETS, PADDLES, and raft PROVIDED

-Special events (x3).
*Teams check/punch their cards at each check point. Each check point has an assigned value. The winner is determined by which team can check as many/all check points in the least amount of time possible. 

If teams go over the allotted 4 hour time limit time deductions are assessed.

Register at www.tricolumbusga.com

Movie Night with Bruce
Nov
3
5:30 pm17:30

Movie Night with Bruce

  • Ride On Bikes

Ever wondered about the history of the bicycle? Well Bruce has been around for most of them (just kidding!). Come and hang out with the shop historian, bring some popcorn, we'll supply some drinks and the movie: Triplets of Belleville. This is bound to be a great time!

Kickr Experience
Nov
1
5:30 pm17:30

Kickr Experience

  • Ride On Bikes

Join us for our first Kickr Experience. If you have a kickr bring it along, we'll have a few available if you don't. Let our rep teach you how to more effectively use your Kickr and it's components. We'll also be covering Zwift and there are perks for attending (o;.

Cycling: Eat to Perform
Oct
20
5:30 pm17:30

Cycling: Eat to Perform

  • Ride On Bikes

Join Eat to Perform certified coach and trainer Paola Dunaway for the ins and out on what to eat, when, and how much for maximum performance potential.  Whether you are just a beginner or an experienced cyclist this clinic will be full of information for all levels.  Bring a notebook so you won't forget all the tips!

Recovering
Oct
9
5:00 pm17:00

Recovering

  • National Infantry Museum

Come out to experience how cycling can not only aid recovery but change your life. Tickets are being sold for $8.00 per person. Various door prizes will be raffled off. Don't miss this chance because you don't have a bike or have been cycling for years. This event will cater to beginners and experienced cyclists delivering information on Project Hero as well as grants available to you. Opportunities to meet other veterans and veteran supporters will be here! Please visit Ride on Bikes for ticket purchases or email for more information.

Boyz and Brew
Oct
5
7:00 pm19:00

Boyz and Brew

  • Ride On Bikes

We can't let the ladies have all the fun! This is it. What the men have been asking for. A short ride and a return to some brews and food. What more could you ask for? See you at 7pm.

Fat Tires and Flat Tires
Sep
29
5:30 pm17:30

Fat Tires and Flat Tires

  • Ride On Bikes

Let us teach you how to change your flat bike tire.  It's going to happen, so be prepared! We'll supply the tools and a Fat Tire beer! What do you have to lose? 

Wine and Wheels for Women
Sep
21
7:00 pm19:00

Wine and Wheels for Women

  • Ride On Bikes

Join us at 700pm at Ride On Bikes for this quarterly event. A night of wine tasting (Atlanta Wine and Shannon White Croft), and much more!  This event is $3 (to help cover wine costs), please help us by RSVPing here: https://rideonbikes.wufoo.com/forms/ladies-night/ See you there!!