Saturday, September 24th, 2011
Explore the Woonasquatucket River from Providence to bucolic North Smithfield on this annual 50/23/10/5 mile bike-a-thon; a fundraiser for the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council.
The 50/23/10 mile rides START and END at Waterplace Park in Downtown Providence:
• 8:00am - 50 mile ride
• 9:30am - 23 mile ride
• 10:30am - 10 mile ride
The 5 mile family friendly ride/walk STARTS and ENDS at Riverside Park - 50 Aleppo Street in Providence:
• 11:00am - 5 mile ride/walk
Registration: Individals: $30 Families: $40 (Registering as a family and want your members to show up on the registration page or create their own fundraising page? Register each member under - "Family Member")
Registrants who are 17 y/o or younger must have a waiver signed by parent or guardian at event registration.
Check in at Waterplace Park a half hour before your chosen ride begins.
Parking: Citizens Bank parking lot at One Citizens Plaza, Providence
Celebrate! Wes' Rib House BBQ, 12:00-3:00 at Waterplace Park basin - at Francis Street and Finance Way. We'll have BIKE VALET and volunteers to direct you!
The Woony Ride brings out families and avid cyclists from the all over the region to enjoy the beauty of the Woonasquatucket River, a historic asset to the state of Rhode Island. Your registration payment buys you a supported ride, snacks, water and an after-party at the basin at Waterplace Park in Downtown Providence with music, food, and raffle prizes!
Sponsorship and registration fees help manage the cost of the event and provide organizational support to the WRWC in our year-round efforts to maintain, provide programs, and move forward the Fred Lippitt Woonasquatucket River Greenway Bike Path.
Thanks to our Sponsors!
REI - WBRU - The Foundry - Wes' Rib House - Aladdin Electric Co. - Citizens Bank - Coca Cola - The 903 - Narragansett Bay Commission - Graphic Innovations - Gilbane - Whole Foods - Vanasse Hagen Brustlin, Inc.
Check out the ride route. (Note: there may be some minor changes to the route) For a closer look: wrwc.org/woonyride.php