Exhale Fall Charity Ride, 10/17/2021

It is with great pleasure that #Riders4Research and Cadieux Bicycle Club announce the return of the Exhale Fall Charity Ride on Sunday October 17th. Many of you are already past participants in this fundraiser to benefit juvenile diabetes research. This year is going to be SPECTACULAR, because the leaves will be a bit further into their glorious autumnal colors.

DON’T MISS THIS GREAT FALL CYCLING ADVENTURE
FOR RACERS, RIDERS & FAMILIES

ABOUT THE GRAVEL / MTB / FAT BIKE RIDE:

The 15th Annual JDRF Exhale Fall Charity Ride is a dirt road cycling event that travels through scenic Metamora, Michigan. The event is a fundraiser to raise awareness and donations supporting JDRF.

Since its inception, the Exhale Ride has donated 100% of all proceeds to JDRF. Riders4Research and Cadieux Bicycle Club have received JDRF Achievement Awards annually for their fundraising efforts.
As always, the goal of the JDRF Exhale Ride is to seek donations and raise awareness for juvenile diabetes. All donations are greatly appreciated and Riders4Research thanks you for your support.

For more information and to register, go to https://exhaleride.com.

Please donate+register ahead of time / online as we are not accepting cash / credit cards in person, day-of.

2021 DEBAETS-DEVOS PRO-AM MEMORIAL BICYCLE RACE

Please follow these steps prior to AND continuing throughout the race day.

You’ll notice a big push for on-line registrations through BikeReg.com, which is for stream-lining the registration process and feeding data to our timing crew.

Online registrations are also for your safety in an effort to minimize the time and number of people standing in line to pick up bib numbers. Similarly, online registrations also avoids the need to handle cash, so if for any reason you cannot complete the registration online, please bring your credit card or Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay capable smartphone.

  1. Go HERE to buy a USACycling One-Day License (do this first if your license is expired or if you are unsure about it).

    NOTE: The USACycling site is the only way to deal with an expired experienced rider’s license and it is also the preferred way to deal with a new / novice rider.
  2. Go HERE to register for the 56th Annual Debaets-Devos Bicycle Races, which is on Sunday, August 29th, 2021.
  3. Download the flyer, HERE (and you can preview it below also).
  1. On DAY-OF, remember to bring proof of unexpired USAC or UCI License, or ONE-DAY license.
    PLEASE have your physical license, USACycling App, or license confirmation e-mail handy on your smartphone or printed out.

    NOTE: The link from step 1 also serves as proof of license proof for ANY RIDER, when you show the page on your smartphone to registration staff; it has the information at the top even for year-long USACycling or UCI license holders
  2. If for some reason you could not e-sign a waiver on BikeReg.com, you can download a release, HERE, fill it in in your favorite PDF editor and/or print it and use a pen. PLEASE use use BLUE text-color/ink.

    PLEASE PRINT SEPARATE FORMS FOR EACH RACE OF INTEREST, because we need this for efficient data-entry for timing purposes.

    REMEMBER to BRING your printed release(s) to check-in, on DAY-OF.

    HOPEFULLY everybody is fine with #1 + #2 and the e-release/waivers and #5 is not necessary!

(Scroll to the bottom of this page for the Changes History for the flyer).

It appears you don’t have a PDF plugin for this browser. No biggie… you can click here to download the PDF file.

Rev 2: The flyer was updated on August 27th to permit Women’s CAT 4 riders to participate in the Women’s PRO 1/2/3/4, because at time of pre-reg closure, there was only one qualified racer in that race.

Rev 1: The flyer was updated on August 9th to increase the Women’s Pro race to 45 minutes (from 40), while reducing the men’s Pro race to 75 minutes (from 90). This was done so that the Women’s races meet the MBRA and USAC length requirements for a State Championship.

COGS & KEGS 2021

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Join us June 14, 2021 for Cogs & Kegs

In partnership with Griffin Claw Brewery and Powers Distributing, please join us for this casual bike ride to raise awareness and funds for men’s health advocacy in conjunction with MIU Men’s Health Foundation, dedicated to men’s health advocacy and awareness, education, research and treatment of prostate cancer and men’s health related issues. 

The annual Cogs and Kegs event will be held on Monday, June 14 at Griffin Claw Brewery in Birmingham! Attendees can choose between a 10 mile and 30 mile route before returning for a post-ride celebration enjoying a 16oz pour of Mr. BlueSky, post-ride meal, and a pair of custom Cogs & Kegs riding socks. The 10 mile route departs at 7:00PM. The 30 mile route departs at 6:30PM. Helmets required.

New this year…BOTH the 10-mile and the 30-mile routes will have police escorts for safety! Thank you to the Michigan State Police and Local Police Departments!


CLICK BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO PURCHASE TICKETS

REGISTER FOR COGS & KEGS


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS

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RIDE, RACE, & GIVE BACK IN 2021!

Please join or renew your membership.

Dear fellow cycling enthusiasts, Cadieux Bicycle Club, and friends!

Clearly this year has been very challenging for everyone on so many levels. It has also been very difficult for our sport w.r.t. the reasons we’ve come together as a club. We’ve missed being able to ride, race, and socialize together, but we are optimistic that 2021 will eventually bring back some “normalcy.”

We are all looking forward to regularly scheduled social rides and meet-ups, and racing, in whatever form we can in 2021. And will do everything permissible to be able to bring back the Debeats-Devos Memorial Race in its 56th year. Huh-Rah!!! Yeah!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂

Please stay tuned for regularly scheduled club meetings over Zoom, until we are permitted to meet in person. You’ll also be able keep up with the latest happenings on the CadieuxBC-Member’s mailing list, available to current/recent members, ongoing. It’s a community, “Of the members; For the members” to foster our “Ride, Race, Give Back!” mantra as best we can as a team and a community.

If you are looking for a Cycling Club that gives back to you and the community or a Race Team that races as a team, we’re here for you!

To our many faithful, long-time, members, sponsors, volunteers, teammates, and friends, thank you again for the time you’ve invested volunteering and participating at events, and being active members of this community! Thank you for helping riders of all levels find their comfort zone, then to break out of it and grow, while improving handling skills, speed and endurance, setting goals, then meeting and exceeding them, on and off the bike!

What a great way to TEAM! Thank you for making the Cadieux Bicycle Club a community that we can all be proud to call family! Kudos!

Join or Renew Today!

P.S. If you join/renew from now, you’re good through the end of 2021. Yay!

Lexus Velodrome

Congratulations to Elizabeth Stevenson on her performance at the Jr. Women’s National Track Championships. Elizabeth won a Silver Medal in the Omnium and Bronze Medal in the Madison.

Woodward Loop Ride

Always fun and for a great cause, this year’s 10th Annual Woodward Loop Ride is Sunday, June 24 starting from Shain Park in Birmingham with two waves per usual. 7:30 am to Pontiac and back, 18 mph pace up to Pontiac and 17.miles. Includes the Fast Dash on the southbound segment for those who want to open it up.

The second wave starts at 8:30 am down Woodward Avenue 16-17 mph to Detroit with a racers loop to Belle Isle. The rest will make a stop on the way back for a 36+ segment. Contributions go to Michigan Youth Cycling. Suggested donations of $10 and $20 are appreciated. Join us for one of the most fun rides of the season along the iconic Woodward Avenue, the world’s first paved road!