THE SAINT PAUL CLASSIC is ON!
Ride with us in the Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour on Sunday, September 12! Be an active participant in this family-friendly, outdoorsy, heart-pumping, fun and healthy bike ride that we enjoy as a Give Us Wings fundraiser. The 26th annual Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour will be a music-filled ride through Saint Paul and will reveal the beauty of the Capital City, its amazing trail system and celebrates its historic neighborhoods. NEW FOR 2021: Ride starts and ends at Como Lakeside Pavilion!
Your goal is to raise at least $150 for Give Us Wings. Help us reach our goal of raising $6,000! You can set up a simple fundraising page on GiveMN that will link to our page!
Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour Registration is now open!
Use Promo Code GIVEUSWINGS2021 to save $5.00!
Riders, please fill out this short form us know that you want to ride as part of Team Give Us Wings, and we'll be able to keep you up to date!
Not a bike rider but want to support this effort? Please head over to our special fundraising page that we've set up on GiveMN! Thank you.
Big Changes for 2021!
- The Classic will start and end at Como Lakeside Pavilion. Great food and beverages are included and an optional boxed lunch will be available at Dock & Paddle (part of the Pavilion) post ride.
- They are limiting attendance to 1,850 and there will be NO day-of registration
- Riders will enjoy riding on Saint Paul’s newest state of the art paved trails, bicycle lanes and protected bikeways. Almost no roads will be closed to traffic. Bicyclists must follow the rules of the road.
- The Grand Round route will be 29 or 32 miles (the 32 mile route includes a lap around Lake Phalen) and features two new rest stops: the Mississippi River Gorge Scenic Overlook and the picnic shelter across from the ancient Indian Mounds.
- The Short Route will be a “Lollipop Loop” east to Lake Phalen along Wheelock Parkway and back. Enjoy the new short route rest stop and a loop around lovely Lake Phalen for a 14-mile tour. You can even make your loop shorter by skipping the Phalen loop for an 11-mile tour
FAQ from organizers of the Saint Paul Classic.
GIVE US WINGS BIKE JERSEY!
Love the Give Us Wings bike jersey? Buy one for yourself! Visit the online store for Team Give Us Wings at Podiumwear.
Use passcode: GUW21
These are custom made authentic cycling jerseys. Great fit. Men's and Women's. Italian fabric. Now features FULL zip, back pockets. Cost is $68.
Order deadline is August 2. Your jersey will be shipped to you directly during the week of August 31.