Tour de LouClick Here To Register
Sunday, April 27
9:00 AM: 35 Mile Experienced Ride / More advanced (Open course, no streets closed)
9:10 AM: 20 Mile Intermediate Ride / New to cycling (Open course, no streets closed)
9:20 AM – 9:30 AM: 4 Mile Family Ride / Beginner Family ride (Streets will be closed for the 4 mile family ride)
The Kentucky Derby Festival is partnering with Louisville Bicycle Club to produce Tour de Lou, scheduled for Sunday, April 27. The Festival’s inaugural 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 three 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.
Adult (12 & up)
Early Registration: November 1, 2013 – January 31, 2014 – $35
Registration: February 1, 2014 – March 31, 2014 – $45
Late Registration: April 1 – 14, 2014 – $50
Child (11 & under)
Early Registration: November 1, 2013 – January 31, 2014 – $10
Registration: February 1, 2014 – March 31, 2014 – $12
Late Registration: April 1 – 14, 2014 – $14
NOTE: Any adult participating in the Family Ride with a child will pay the same entry fee as the child and receive a t-shirt.
Click on the images below to view the course maps.
CLICK HERE for bike safety tips.
- Water Bottle
- Event Pin
- SAG Support
- 3 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 inaugural cycle jerseys
- Inaugural Posters
- Post Ride Party – Vendors, Sponsors, Etc.
- Portion of entry to Louisville Bike Club
- Tracked mileage for all Louisville Bike Club members