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CANCELLED: 5/18, 5/25 Tom & Fred’s ride and a Volunteer Request

Everyone, My schedule and also Fred Smiser’s schedule for this Thursday makes it impossible to have a Thursday group ride on Thursday May 18, so NOTE: 1. THERE WILL NOT BE A THURSDAY RIDE ON MAY 18. 2. There is … Continue reading

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Are you in our mileage contest?

At the end of each year, IVW recognizes high mileage members. To make tracking easier, we pull the figures tracked by The National Bike Challenge. That service is free and allows automatic syncing with Strava and other methods. Here is a link that … Continue reading

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4/24 Out of the Box Ride Picture

Are you riding yet? We are! This pic was taken at the 4/24 Out of the Box Ride.

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2017 National Bike Challenge is right around the corner

Incidentally, this is how we track and recognize mileage for our club’s end of the year recognition. Join and specify the Illinois Valley Wheelm’n as your club affiliation and you are automatically in the running for our recognition as well … Continue reading

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Last reminder for Membership renewal

This will be the last reminder for membership renewal as the club is prepping for the 2017 riding season. The email list will be updated in April and you will be left off the list for any club communication. Please … Continue reading

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Dangerous Situations to Avoid When Cycling

As a cyclist, you understand the importance of ensuring drivers can see you so you don’t get involved in a crash. You also know that you need to be alert when riding so you can act defensively and avoid a … Continue reading

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Bike Auction to Benefit the Kickapoo Rail Trail

Two incredible opportunities rolled into one! Get an awesome bike AND help build the Kickapoo Rail Trail!! Neutral Cycle of Champaign is teaming up with the Forest Preserve Friends Foundation to offer a beautiful Surly Cross-Check at auction. The bike … Continue reading

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Wanted to buy: good used hybrid

Pam Hoehne is looking to buy a quality good used hybrid to fit a person about 5′ 10″ or 6′. Hers that she shared with her son was stolen. Contact Pam at 339-9777.

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Bike Fridays for sale

Blue(1)and Green(1) Bike Fridays American made in Eugene, Oregon.  Purchased in 2003 for $862.30 each.  Bikes were used on about 5 airplane vacations.  Bikes were ridden about 30 to 40 days.  Sale includes all accessories which were all part of … Continue reading

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