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Personal SAG Service

by Kim Perry | April 25, 2015

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Your group planning a bike adventure? A SAG driver can make your ride even better. Let our Paid SAG Service give you piece of mind and convenience. (more…)

History around the Allandale Mansion in Kingsport Tennessee

by Kim Perry | April 24, 2015

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For the last three days of this year's tour we will be based at the Allandale Mansion grounds. Allandale Mansion is located on the western side of Kingsport and is very close to several historic locations. During your visit you may choose to visit Long Island, the Netherland Inn, Rotherwood Mansion, or the site of the Civil War battle of Kingsport. All of these sites are within 2.5 miles of our campground and are easily accessible from Allandale. You could have set up your camp here on the grounds of Allandale 300 years ago and watch as history paraded by you... (more…)

Try Something New With Us at the 2015 Tour

by Kim Perry | April 22, 2015

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In 2015 we are offering for the first time:

  • Loop Rides Every Day
  • Access to Your Car Every Day
  • Two Camps for 3 days each
  • Finishing at Headquarters Camp 2
In 2015 we are launching a new format for the tour that keeps our essence going strong but gives you an even better (more…)

Ride a Nice Rented Bike at the Event

by Kim Perry | April 21, 2015

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You can rent a nice road bike for the Bike Virginia Tour. Here are 3 reasons why you should give it a try: (more…)

5 Reasons to Ride with the Bike Virginia Tour for 6 days in 2015

by Kim Perry | April 21, 2015

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If you've never taken a multi-day bicycle tour vacation, then 2015 should be your year to give Bike Virginia a try. 1. You get to RIDE, RIDE, RIDE. When else in life to you get to concentrate on doing the thing that makes you feel great, puts a smile on your face and puts the world into perspective. Riding for 6 days is like no other bike experience. 2. Riding for 6 days is great training. Base training is one of the most important tools cyclists use to be the best rider they can be. Using (more…)

Sneak-Peek Scenes from 2015 Tour Routes

by Kim Perry | April 20, 2015

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Pictures from the Routes for the 2015 Tour The 2015 Bike Virginia Tour routes in Abingdon and Kingsport\\\'s surrounding communities are really beautiful. Check out these sneak-peek photos that came from our (more…)

2015 Bike Virginia Tour — Volunteer Positions

by Kim Perry | April 20, 2015

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Whether you’re riding the tour and want to volunteer or traveling with someone who wants to volunteer, becoming a volunteer allows you to meet many great people and help us ensure the event runs smoothly. (more…)

Making Great Bike Routes For You

by Kim Perry | April 17, 2015

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The bike routes you find at Bike Virginia come from a made from scratch proccess. Planning for our event bike routes for each event begins up to 14 months in advance. Our expert staff create every Bike Virginia Tour ride and routes from the ground up. That means that when you come on our ride, you'll see (more…)

2015 June Event Highlights

by Kim Perry | April 9, 2015

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Bike Virginia 2015 Event Highlights

June 26-31, 2015 is the 28th annual riding of the Bike Virginia tour. This year we return to a favorite location, the area surrounding Abingdon and Kingsport, TN. Participants that come for  the weekend ride (Friday June 26, 27, 28) will visit the Abingdon area and riders that move with us for the full 6 day adventure (through July 1) will enjoy a second destination, that surrounding Kinsport Tennessee. The host region for the event is loaded with beautiful rural roads. Routes pass interesting sites and historic venues as they roll through the valleys and mountains, giving you breath taking views and great places to stop. Carefully planned and made from scratch, our expert team has created an experience that will delight the rider in you and give you a break from day to day hectic life. Here are a few highlights: (more…)

Made From Scratch Using Only the Best Ingredients

by Kim Perry | April 9, 2015

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Made from scratch bike events using only the best ingredients. With Bike Virginia you don't get a cookie cutter or canned repeat event. Every one of our rides, every single year, are lovingly made from scratch using only the finest ingredients like great roads, warm hospitality, and interesting places in new communities. Every bike vacation we create begins with (more…)