Wheelers’ 38th Annual Spring Metric
Saturday, June 15, 2019
The Wheeler’s Spring Metric offers three routes of about 20 miles each. Each one begins and ends at a well-stocked rest stop at McLean County’s Comlara Park, home of beautiful Evergreen Lake. Riders can choose to ride 20, 40, 60 miles (Metric Century) or the 5 mile Family Route.
Location: Comlara Park is located about eight miles north of Normal. Take Interstate 39 to exit 8 at Lake Bloomington Road. Travel west two miles to the park entrance.
Times: On-site registration begins at 6:30 a.m. All riders need to be on the road no later than 10:30 a.m. Family Route begins at 10 a.m. Lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Proceeds benefit nfp organizations that promote safe cycling for transportation, health and fitness, and fun. In 2018, supporting donations were made to the , Ride of Silence, Bike BloNo, and Ride Illinois. Remaining proceeds from the Metric partially support insurance for organized rides and communication expenses to publicize cycling-related activities.
Training: Want some help getting in shape for the riding season? Join our Spring Training Rides beginning Tuesday, April 30. See 2019 Training Ride Brochure for dates, times, locations, and distances.
Our 2018 Metric Ride Sponsors – THANK YOU!!