Tour de Bronx

Sunday, October 22
The Bronx Borough President and Transportation Alternatives’
Tour de Bronx

Rain date: Sunday, October 29.

Bicyclists love the Bronx. The Tour de Bronx loves them back:

  • No entry fees; the Tour de Bronx is FREE!
    Register Online Today!
  • Lunch & power snacks are on us!
  • Ride marshals and police escorts provide a Safety Cell on the 25 mile route
  • Enjoy the Tour de Bronx Festival & Jazz Concert
  • To register over the phone or for more info, call the Bronx Tourism Council: (718) 590-BRONX. Phone/fax registration ends at 5 pm on Friday, October 20, 2006. Tell your friends to visit!
  • Volunteers and Marshals are needed! Call Rich Gans at 718-792-2238 to sign up or use the form below.

El Tour de Bronx Le Da La Bienvenida A Los Ciclistas:

  • El Tour de Bronx es gratis! No cuesta nada participar.
  • Regalo especial para las primeras 500 personas que se registren por adelantado.
  • Proveemos almuerzo y meriendas gratis.
  • Policía y organizadores del paseo rodearán la ruta de 25 millas, creando una zona de seguridad.
  • Disfruta el Festival Tour de Bronx y Concierto de Jazz en la parada de descanso principal.
  • Escoge la ruta mas apropiada para ti: 25 millas o 40 millas, si tienes experiencia y prefieres un paso mas rápido.
  • Registrarte es fácil. Solo llena el formulario al lado reverso y mándalo a la dirección indicada. O llámanos al (718) 590-BRONX. Register Online Today!


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