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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Rep. Schneider Invites Constituents to Join in Bike Ride Through Tenth District

June 6, 2018
Press Release
Schneider and constituents will “Bike the Tenth” 28-mile loop from Naval Station Great Lakes to Glencoe

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today announced an upcoming bike ride open to constituents of Illinois Tenth Congressional District.

Participants are invited to “Bike the Tenth” with Schneider on a 28-mile loop beginning and ending at Naval Station Great Lakes, and including a brief stop at the mid-point at Glencoe Roast Coffee for refreshments and conversation, on Sunday, June 17. Come out and celebrate Father’s Day with this family-friendly event.

Please RSVP online

Helmets are absolutely required for all riders. The ride will begin promptly at 2:00pm; please arrive early and be ready to ride by 1:45pm. A map of the route is available online.
 

Photo: Schneider and participants on a previous “Bike the Tenth” ride in Round Lake in September 2017.

 

Bike the Tenth Schedule – Sunday, June 17, 2018

1:30 PM – Attendees gather and prepare to ride
National Museum of the American Sailor
(Building 42, 610 Farragut Ave, Great Lakes, IL 60088)

START 2:00 PM
Ride 14.1 miles along Robert McClory Bike Path (80 min.)

3:20 PM – STOP -  Glencoe Roast Coffee 
(700 Vernon Ave, Glencoe, IL 60022)
20 minute break – refreshments available for purchase; informal Q & A with Congressman Schneider

3:40 PM - Ride 14.1 miles to end/start point (80 min.)

FINISH 5:00 PM - National Museum of the American Sailor
(Building 42, 610 Farragut Avenue Great Lakes, IL 60088)

Thank you to the following organizations for their help in organizing and publicizing this ride:

  • Lake County Bicycle Meetup
  • Bicycle Club of Lake County (BCLC)
  • Round Lake Bicycle Group
  • Bike Illinois
  • Active Transportation Alliance