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February 11, 2017

2017 Spring Sale
February 11, 2017 until Apr 30 2017 — 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

2017 Spring Sale

Higher Gear – Wilmette, Wilmette IL

We’re doing our spring cleaning! Hurry in for great deals on in-stock 2016 bikes and 2016 clothing.

April 8, 2017

First Ride of Spring 2017
April 8, 2017 — 7:00 AM - 9:30 AM

First Ride of Spring 2017

Higher Gear – Wilmette, Wilmette IL

Celebrate spring and the return of the outdoor cycling season with us! Our eighth annual First Ride of Spring is scheduled for Saturday, April 8th. All skill levels are welcome. Stay after our ride to enjoy our famous cooked-to-order omelette bar.

May 15, 2017

Bike to Work Week 2017
May 15, 2017 until May 19 2017 — 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Bike to Work Week 2017

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Sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, National Bike to Work Week is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride.

May 19, 2017

National Bike to Work Day 2017
May 19, 2017 — 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

National Bike to Work Day 2017

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Sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, National Bike to Work Day is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride.

May 28, 2017

MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive 2017
May 28, 2017 — 5:30 AM - 12:00 PM

MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive 2017

Butler Field in Grant Park, Chicago IL

Hop on your bike the one day of the year when the length of Lake Shore Drive is open to cyclists and closed to auto traffic. Enjoy the striking skyline and the shimmering water of Lake Michigan as you cruise up and down the entire length of Lake Shore Drive.

June 10, 2017

Bike MS: Tour de Farms 2017
June 10, 2017 until Jun 11 2017 — 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Bike MS: Tour de Farms 2017

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The Tour de Farms is a two-day bike ride June 10th and 11th, created to bring awareness to and raise funds for the National MS Society. The 2017 edition of this ride will have a special guest.

July 22, 2017

Venus de Miles 2017
July 22, 2017 — 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Venus de Miles 2017

Lake Forest College, Lake Forest IL

Venus de Miles, all-women’s, non-competitive bike ride returns to Lake Forest for its seventh year on Saturday, July 22nd. Join this celebration of sisterhood.

September 17, 2017

2017 North Shore Triathlon and SuperSprint Triathlon
September 17, 2017 — 6:45 AM - 12:00 PM

2017 North Shore Triathlon and SuperSprint Triathlon

Gillson Park, Wilmette IL

The North Shore Triathlon brings triathlon close to home with a stunning sprint-distance course through the beautiful Wilmette, Winnetka and Kenilworth neighborhoods of the North Shore. If you’re looking for a local race that is fast, flat and fun, you’ve found the race for you! A relay option and a SuperSprint distance are also available.

2017 North Shore Century
September 17, 2017 — 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

2017 North Shore Century

Dawes Park at Church Street in Evanston, Evanston IL

The North Shore Century offers incredibly scenic, late summer biking. The 100-mile ride is what the North Shore Century is famous for, though there are a variety of well-mapped and well-marked rides for biking enthusiasts of all ages and abilities.

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