• "The route markings were the best of any ride I've ever been on. Thank you for that, and for a beautiful, well-organized ride."
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Revolutionary Change to Bike Virignia Tour Format for 2015

Bike Virginia has Double Vision! There's an exciting format change coming to Bike Virginia that doubles the fun.  Remember move days? That day when you had to pack your gear, toss it onto a big semi, then you had to ride out to camp 2 leaving your car behind? And, remember the last day of the tour, you had to pack up and ride back to your car, and look for your gear as it came off the truck? It's going to b ...

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Abingdon’s Historic Barter Theatre at Bike Virginia 2015

In June 2015 at the Bike Virginia Tour we will bike on the lovely roads near Abingdon, Bristol, Kingsport and many surrounding rural communities. After riding you will get a chance to explore our host towns of Abingdon, Bristol, and Kingsport. While in the area you might want to take a trip to the town of Abingdon to the Barter Theatre for an evening. It's one of the region's most popular destinations not j ...

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Velo Virginia: A Special Bike Tour Event in 2015

Cycling enthusiasts from around the world are coming to visit Virginia to experience the UCI World Cycling Championships in September 2015. Virginia has something special to offer. We’re the only state in the US to host the race series since 1986. In honor of this once in a lifetime occasion, the Bike Virginia organization, a 27 year old bike touring non-profit has created an exclusive bike tour experience, ...

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2015 Annual Tour Dates June 26- July 1, Location Set

Bike Virginia is excited to announce a return to the beautiful Highlands for 2015. Our host region will include Abingdon, Kingsport, Bristol and surrounding communities, a favorite tourism destination for its scenic beauty, and rich history. Come explore with us.  The tour will be held June 26 thru July 1, 2015. Mark your calendar now and get ready for epic fun. ...

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Show Your Spirit at Bike Virginia 2014

Each year we have theme days at the Bike Virginia Tour. For the 2014 tour you can join in on the fun by sporting coordinating cycling gear or costumes according to the theme. Friday- Club Jersey Day - Wear your home club kit on Friday, it's a great conversation starter! Saturday- Bike Virginia Day! Wear your Favorite Bike Virginia Jersey. Share your photos with us on Instagram and Twitter, #bikevirginia Sun ...

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Shirley Plantation Tour Tuesday June 24, 2014

We're offering another fun opportunity to see Virginia's most intriguing places during the Bike Virginia Tour. Take a tour of the historic Shirley Plantation, Virginia's oldest plantation, and America's longest operating family owned business (11 Generations!) 5:00pm departure by Sightseeing bus from Headquarters 2 7:30pm return by Sightseeing bus Headquarters 2 Tour is $10 each person. Visit the Hospitalit ...

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2014 Bike Virginia Tour Guide

Each rider at the Bike Virginia Tour receives a printed copy of the event Tour Guide when you check in at the event. This document is folded to fit easily into your riding jersey pocket if you'd like to carry the information. If you would like to view the Tour Guide now, you have 2 options: Download the whole 2014 Tour Guide (note this takes a long time because of the file size) Or, download the schedule of ...

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Thursday June 19 Camping Only Allowed Thru Park

Hello Bike Virginians! It sounds like many of you are traveling into the area on Thursday night, June 19. If you need camping accommodations for Thursday you must book through the Pocahontas State Park reservation system and camp only in the designated campground on Thursday night. No camping will be allowed in the event area, only our vendors will be allowed in that area to set up their equipment. On Frida ...

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Bike Bucks at Bike Virginia: Thank You for Volunteering

  Bike Virginia relies on a team of over 200 volunteers to make our event great. Without all the loving energy that volunteers bring to the event the ride would not be possible.   Our way of saying Thank You to our volunteers is with Bike Bucks. For every hour you help at the event, we give you a $10 Bike Buck credit which can be used toward purchases in the Bike Virginia store for some of our gre ...

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New Chair for Board of Directors Elected for Bike Virginia

The Board of Directors for Bike Virginia have elected a new Chair to lead the organization's overseeing board. Peggy White will become the organization's first ever woman Chair. Tom Bowden, Chair for the past 3 year will pass the torch to Peggy on the June 23 Bike Virginia Tour. Peggy has served on the board for 2 years, and was honored to be selected as the next board leader. She is well versed in business ...

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