A celebration of bicycling comes to the city of Akron on Saturday, August 21, 2010, with three different events to meet the needs of all cycling interests and skill levels:
- Rubber City Meltdown Criterium Race - a multi-lap race over a one-mile on a closed circut around the new Northside Lofts near Luigi's Restaurant.
- The Blue Line Tour - Tour downtown Akron and the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley National Park, including part of the Towpath Trail. The 23.5 mile course is a rolling, scenic tour of some of Akron's most beautiful destinations and winds through diverse neighborhoods, city highlights and historical landmarks throughout Akron.
- Trail to Rail Adventure - Experience the ultimate family adventure. Meet in the Northside Neighborhood and bike to downtown Peninsula. Upon arrival board the train and enjoy a ride back on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad in time to watch the criterium race.
Click on the event links above for more details and registration information.