PNC Tour de Lou

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
11:15 AM: 35 Mile Experienced Ride / More advanced (Open course, no streets closed)
11:30 AM: 20 Mile Intermediate Ride / New to cycling (Open course, no streets closed)


The Kentucky Derby Festival is partnering with Louisville Bicycle Club to produce Tour de Lou, scheduled for Sunday, April 26.  The Festival’s second annual bike event is for all ages and all levels of experience.

The Tour de Lou route will be an open course, which will start and finish at Waterfront Park near Kroger’s Fest-a-Ville.  There also will be two separate distances based on experience levels:

The course highlights include an Olmsted Park Tour, including Shawnee, Chickasaw, Wayside, Iroquois and Cherokee parks.  Cyclists on the more experienced rides will also travel through all areas of the city from Downtown and Churchill Downs to the South End and Highlands.


Entry Fees:

Early Registration: October 1, 2014 – December 31, 2014 – $35
Late Registration: January 1, 2015  – April 24, 2015 – $45

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Registration Includes

  • T-shirt
  • Water Bottle
  • Event Pin
  • SAG Support
  • 4 Water Fill Stations


Addition Registration Information

  • Bike Valet
  • Two lane or Bike lane provided over 90% of the open course, Bike Captains on course
  • DJ/Route Entertainment
  • Purchase cycle jerseys
  • Post Ride Party – Vendors, Sponsors, Etc.
  • Portion of entry to Louisville Bike Club
  • Tracked mileage for all Louisville Bike Club members
February 26 - February 26
November 30 - March 21
March 26 - March 26