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American Legion Post 197 Gravel Mission

May 23 @ 8:00 am 6:00 pm

Our second annual gravel event is a bicycle ride on the gravel roads in and around Cass. County, starting and finishing in Eagle NE.(15 minutes east of Lincoln NE). The ride will be a fundraiser to try to help send 2 youth(1 boy and 1 girl) to Nebraska Boys and Girls State. Also, we would like to raise enough money to donate to the summer youth sports program in Eagle NE. You can expect great gravel roads, small towns, an awesome prize table and food/drinks at Bailey’s Local(bar in Eagle NE). Send in your postcard entries starting Dec 7th, 2020. Postcards can be sent to Legion Post 197 Gravel Mission 903 F st. Eagle NE 68347. Include your name, which event(100 mile or 50 mile). Your category if entering the 100 mile event. Categories for the 100 mile event are Women’s open, Men’s open, Women’s Military, Men’s Military and new for this year is a 2 person team. Please include your branch and unit if entering the military category.


City Park Shelter

Applewood Drive
Eagle, Nebraska 68347 United States
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100 and 50 mile
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JAM Fund Grand Fundo 10th Edition

July 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am 5:00 pm

Ride your bike with four-time National Cyclocross Champion Jeremy Powers and the JAM Fund Cycling Team during the Grand Fundo– a challenging one-day bike ride through the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. We have three great rides all starting at 9:30 a.m. The rides are fully supported with multiple rest stops, our famous ice cream truck, SRAM support vehicles and a sag wagon to pick up stragglers. The route has spectacular views and plenty of gravel sections. As always, this year’s Fundo will include our alumni and special guest pro riders. After the ride, stick around for the barbecue and raffle where you can win awesome prizes. All registered riders will get swag to remember this special anniversary. And your participation supports JAM Fund development program making young cyclists dreams come true!

There are three ride routes:

The Mini Fundo, recommended for riders who don’t want to be in the saddle all day. It features the same challenging beginning as our longer rides including the notorious climb up Kings Highway. With about 3,000 feet of climbing and plenty of dirt sections, the Mini Fundo should take you about three hours.

The Fundo, is our signature ride and includes approximately 20 miles of maintained dirt roads in good ridable condition. There are some steep sections between miles 12 and 20 and then it eases up after the midway point. It is a challenging ride best for seasoned cyclists. We expect most riders to finish in four hours.

The Cyclocross Adventure Ride, is for participants looking to dust off their cross bikes in July. The idea is to create a version of our Grand Fundo that most closely resembles what the JAM riders do on any given weekend. Make no bones about it, this loop is hard with a healthy mix of technical road, dirt and mountain bike-like sections.


July 13
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
$20 – $95
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JAM Fund


39 miles, 65 miles, 68 miles

Glendale Ridge Vineyard

155 Glendale Road
Southampton, MA 01073 United States
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VCVC Gravel Grinder

June 29, 2019 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm

The Important Part of the GOAL:
We’re looking to bring the good-time having, experienced-to-novice cycling, live-music and food/drink-loving people to historic downtown Macon, MO and the surrounding scenic county. The ultimate goal is seriously to get out and ride in the morning, reconvene downtown for the street concert series and food/drink, and RAISE MONEY for the MACON COUNTY FOOD BANK.

It’s important to us, the sponsors and organizers, to give back to our community and the people in it. Northeast Missouri is home to kind, big-hearted citizens and we hope you’ll come out and show them some love.

Last year we were able to donate over $2,000 to the Macon Co. Food Bank, let’s DO MORE this year!!!

$28.16 – $38.77

West Winery

107 Vine Street
Macon, Missouri 63552 United States
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75,42, and 15 mile options
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