June 3, 2023
Flossmoor’s Future is hosting a third annual community bike ride on June 3rd, 2023, along parts of the Hidden Gem Half Marathon course. Flossmoor residents registered half marathon runners, and the just plain curious are invited to “Bike the Gem.”.
This is not a race but rather a community bike ride.
Flossmoor Police and Fire will provide an escort and traffic control. Check-in for the ride at the Infant Jesus of Prague School north parking lot - Douglas Avenue and Flossmoor Road, in Flossmoor. Ride sign-in starts at 10:00 am.
ALL RIDERS MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE.
This year's ride will feature two different options for riders of all ages:
Half of The Half Ride (recommended for healthy riders ages 9+)- This will be a relatively fast-paced ride of nearly 8 miles over the second half of the Hidden Gem Half Marathon course.
Registration and check-in for this ride will open at 10:00 am- The ride departs at 11:00 a.m.
Kids Ride- The Last Mile 13.1 Blocks- This ride will be for those 8 and under with parents and grandparents to ride the last mile of The Hidden Gem Half Marathon course and share in the joy of crossing the finish line.
Bike the Gem
Saturday, June 3, 2023
Save the date. More details coming soon!