See how fast you can rock the clock at the Kickstand Classic bike challenge on Sunday, Sept. 25. It’s our new bike race for people of all skill levels riding any kind of bike. Ride 10, 14.5 or 19 miles. You Choose! 

On-line registration is closed as of 5 PM on 9/23/16

Day of Registration opens at 5 AM on 9/25/16

Spots will be on a first come first serve basis


Sunday, September 25th 2016

Downtown Village of Bartlett

Ages 16 years and Up

Start Times:

Speed Demon Wave powered by SRAM6:30 AM 

Middle of the Road Wave: 7:45 AM 

Sunday Funday Wave: 9:30 AM 

** All Sunday Funday participants have to finish course by 11:45 AM in order to reintroduce traffic to main streets.**

No spandex required! Racers are electronically timed and grouped with people of similar abilities on a car-free course in beautiful Northwest Suburban Bartlett. Everyone is welcome!


Participants will race on a car-free, loop course and are grouped into waves with people who bike at similar speeds. See how fast you can ride for this 10, 14.5 or 19-mile race. You choose the distance. Each participant is electronically chip timed for accuracy.


Registration includes a commemorative long sleeve tech tee, a collectible finisher’s medal, on-course technical bike support, a rest stop with light snacks and water, age group awards, and access to a post ride festival featuring free Fat Tire Beer, entertainment and more.

Where and when

Kickstand Classic is September 25, 2016, in beautiful northwest suburban Bartlett, which is 30 miles or less from both the north and west sides of Chicago and not much further from the south.  Accessible by Metra, with free parking for motorists. 

Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Active Transportation Alliance. Learn more about our work to make bicycling safer and more convenient throughout the Chicagoland Region.