Get social with us by taking selfies along the route and posting them to social media -- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr or Pinterest. Use the hastag #BIKETHEBEND and we'll find them (as long as you post them as public) and select random photos to win great Bike the Bend swag.
Check out all the great photo opportunity spots celebrating SB150 along the route on our Interactive Photo Map.
Bike the Bend in the Community
More ReCyclers - Earn a Bike kids received their bikes this week at South Bend's Central Fire Station. Bike the Bend, Reducing Obesity Coalition and the City of South Bend worked with the South Bend Fire Department and Firefighters Union 362 to collect used bikes, train the firefighters who volunteered their time to work with the kids.
Connect with Us
Need to register for Bike the Bend? Online registration has closed but you can visit us at the Kroc Community Center, 900 W. Western Ave., South Bend, IN 46601, between 9:00AM and 4:00PM on Saturday, June 13. See you Saturday!
If you can't make it Saturday, come on Sunday and register at these locations: Kroc Center, St. Patrick's Park, Beutter Park or Four Winds Field. Just look for our registration table at those four locations.
- $30 Registration
- Kids 17 and under are FREE with accompanying paid adult
- Buy your 2015 ride t-shirt during registration
- Free Sausage & Pancake Breakfast for all registered riders Sunday from 7-10:30 am at the Kroc Center.
2015 Ride Update
Our sixth annual Bike the Bend is this Sunday and we need to make you aware of an important distinction with the June 14 ride. For the first time, bicycle riders will not have the priority when the vehicle-restricted route intersects with traffic crossings in parts of South Bend.
2015 Rider Map
Bike the Bend News
- Bike the Bend Blue long sleeve, cotton T-shirt.
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- Bike the Bend 2015 Rider T-Shirt
Our popular moisture wicking fabric t-shirt in high visibility safety green.
$10 for most shirts. $15 for 2XL and 3XL. Discount available when registering!