Cycle 66: The Ultimate Biking Extravaganza in Edmond, Oklahoma!
By: Ryan Chapman, Capstone Companies
Cycle 66, the much-anticipated biking event, is set for Sunday, November 5, 2023. Whether you’re a rider, a supporter, or someone looking for a fantastic way to spend a Sunday, this event has got something for everyone.
- Parking: Public parking options are detailed on our website, predominantly in Downtown Edmond.
- Road Update: Do note Broadway’s closure between Campbell and 2nd Street. Check our CRIT map for specific road impacts. Good news – the Main Street construction will be wrapped up by the event date!
- Packet Pick Up: Swing by Frenzy on Saturday, November 4, from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM.
- Event Timeline: From a pre-dawn set-up at 4:30 AM to the final clean-up at 5:00 PM, we have a jam-packed day. With rides ranging from 66-mile sprints to a kids’ 1-mile jaunt and the exhilarating Crit races, the day promises non-stop action.
- Event Timeline:
- 7:30 AM – All riders to arrive at the starting area on Broadway, between 1st and Main Streets
- 8:00 AM – Rides launch! (66-mile, 33-mile, 10-mile)
- 10:00 AM – Kids’ 1-mile ride launch
- 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Crit races will run throughout the day
- 5:00 PM – Event clean up
- Celebration 66: Don’t miss out on the vibrant stalls between Main and Second Streets on Broadway. From cycling brands to delightful kids’ activities, there’s fun for everyone.
- Charity First: Your participation contributes to a cause! The $45 registration fee benefits local charities, including Bike Club OKC, Oklahoma Route 66 Association, and Velo Cycling Club.
Mark your calendars, invite your friends, and let’s make Cycle 66 a roaring success! We can’t wait to see you all there!