The Pedal-with-Pete, Columbus, Ohio event begins and ends at Hilliard Heritage Middle School (across from the Hilliard Municipal Park) on August 1st, 2015. There is NO mass start on the bicycle ride. Register and start anytime between 7am and 9:15am. Also offering a 2.5 mile walk with cutoffs available! Click here to learn more about what to expect for 2015. View the schedule of events and entertainment to help plan your day!
The walk will have a mass start at 9:30am at the Hilliard Heritage School, and we will have an escort to cross Scioto Darby Rd to and from the Hilliard Municipal Park, also known as Roger A. Reynolds Municipal Park. The walk will pass a small playground, two ponds, ball diamonds, and will stay on paved drives and pathways. Download a PDF map of the walk route.
The bicycle 7 mile route follows along the Heritage Rail Trail, passing through Homestead Park. The 18 and 32 mile routes are mostly flat jaunts to the scenic Big Darby Creek. The 47 mile route follows flat to gently rolling terrain on lightly traveled township roads, following the Big Darby toward its source. The 64 mile route is for those wanting that metric century! The 80 and 99 mile courses follow the same route with additional loops featuring longer grades.
New Kid Bike Fest:
Join the Parade of Bikes, Wheelchairs, Trikes, & Gait-Trainers - materials provided for decorating.
Obstacle Course – Suited for kids & teens of ALL abilities!
One-on-One Races – All in fun!
Refreshments and Entertainment – Celebration of the donations of several specially adapted bikes to kids who have cerebral palsy. Click here to learn more about what to expect, and please share this flyer with families to spread the word.
Note: On August 1st, please check the maps at the Registration Table for last-minute route changes due unforeseen circumstances.
Online pre-registration is open. You can also download, print and mail in registration. The 2015 registration fee is $45 day-of-event, $35 pre-registrations received the Wednesday preceding the event, and $10 for children 16 and under. Adults who participate only to accompany a child during the Bike Fest may attend free of charge. Opt to participate as an “Advocate” ($75) or a “Supporter” ($100) and receive a canvas tote bag compliments of Fast Switch.
Download and print the registration form.
New this year! Kid Bike Fest! View the Kid Bike Fest flyer.
The success of the Pedal-with-Pete, Columbus event is made possible by our dedicated crew of tireless volunteers. If you would like to volunteer please contact Michelle Sotz () for more details. New volunteers are always welcome! Visit the Volunteer page for more information on volunteer positions and roles.
Pedal-with-Pete, Columbus, Ohio
Saturday, August 1, 2015
P.O. Box 1233
Worthington, OH 43085
Co-Chairs: Cathy Levy and Jan Schnegelsberger
Questions contact Cathy: 614-527-0202 or