UC Bike Ride
Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
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Local Bike Groups
Bike Project
Illini 4000 for Cancer
Midwest Cycle Club
Prairie Cycle Club
Local Bike Shops
Baker's Bikes
Champaign Cycle Co.
Durst Cycles
Flats Fixed
Itty Bitty Bike Shop
Neutral Cycle Workshop
Urbana Cycles
Bicycling 101
Group Riding
Bike Basics
Renter's Cycling in Film
Sheldon Brown (all things bike)
More Cycling Links
Urbana-Champaign Cycling Resources


Champaign County Bikes (CCB) is a group of citizens working together to make Champaign County in Illinois the most bicycle friendly county in the Midwest.

Safe Routes to School (CU-SRTS) is a community based organization with representatives from the CU Mass Transit District, Champaign County Regional Planning Commission, Urbana and Champaign engineering and law enforcement, Urbana and Champaign School Districts, local health agencies, bike clubs and more.


The Midwest Cycle Club is a non-profit free to the public cycling club created by myself (Cliff Channell) and my good friend Tim Yardley. If you would like to join our club just make a donation to MDA in memory of Ray Spooner.

The Prairie Cycle Club (PCC), founded in 1971, is a local not-for-profit group for Champaign and surrounding counties in East Central Illinois which organizes and coordinates bicycle events.

UC Bike Ride has been set up to help folks set up impromptu "pick-up" bike rides in the Urbana-Champaign area. If you feel like going for a ride and want some riding partners just post a message to the group.


Illini Cycling is a competitive bike racing team at the University of Illinois. Our mission is to provide competitive cyclists and enthusiasts alike with an opportunity to develop and display their cycling talents.

WildCard Cycling is dedicated to promoting competitive and noncompetitive cycling in the Champaign-Urbana area.  Our team helps provide a supportive environment for anyone with the desire to improve their fitness, increase their cycling knowledge, or strengthen their competitive spirit.


The Illini 4000 is a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against cancer, the support of those affected by cancer, and the documentation of how cancer impacts the lives of Americans.

The Bike Project co-op offers a space, tools, and community to repair bikes, share knowledge, hold classes, and advocate for bikes in Urbana-Champaign.

Bike Face acts as an all encompassing, inclusive group for bicyclists at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and concurrently function as a liaison between students and the local cycling community.
Miscellaneous Stuff
Mailing List
Visit the UC Bike Ride Google Group page to sign up for the ride announcement mailing list.
Maps and things
Routes on other sites
Maps and Cue sheets
Champaign County Maps
Miscellaneous Stuff

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Please be safe, follow the rules and have a good ride!