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  • Tour de Mt Vernon bike ride

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    Name: Tour de Mt Vernon bike ride
    Date: November 4, 2017
    Time: 7:45 AM - 1:30 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Mount Vernon District Supervisor Dan Storck invites you to join him for a community bike ride on Saturday November 4, 2017, at 8:30 am- starting and ending at the Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton. The Mount Vernon District is home to many cultural and environmental resources and the ride will provide an opportunity to visit some of its hidden treasures.

    The Tour de Mount Vernon will bring cyclists on a 35-mile ride on paved trails, and in a few areas, the ride will be on the road, with safety monitors along the route. This will be a fun ride with some challenging sections on the route. And, to add to the fun, you can collect “poker cards” at specific locations that will qualify you for prize drawings at the end. 

    Here is a link to the route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/25850969
    Packet pick-up: 
    The Workhouse Arts Center
    9518 Workhouse Rd,
    Lorton, VA
    Route includes:
     Workhouse Arts Center (ride starts and end here by Bldg. 11)
     Woodlawn and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House
     Pohick Bay Regional Park
     George Mason’s Gunston Hall
     Mason Neck State Park - The country’s first bald eagle preservation refuge
     Liberty Crest at Laurel Hill - Adaptive re-use of the former Lorton Priso
    Date/Time Information:
    7:45 - 8:30 am Packet pick-up at The Workhouse Arts Center 9518 Workhouse Rd, Lorton VA
    8:30 – 9:00 am Riders Roll for group start
    11:30 –1:30 pm Food, Fun, and Prizes at Workhouse Art Center at the end of route
    Contact Information:
    Supervisor Storck at 703-782-7518
    $20.00 - must register by October 30, 2017. No walk-up registration permitted. Ride is “Rain or Shine”, no refunds.
    • Registration includes specialty Mt. Vernon Biking Socks
    • This event is for experienced riders over the age of 15
    • SAG support courtesy of SPOKES, Mobile maintenance and flat repair courtesy Wheel Nuts
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