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The Springfield Bicycle Club (SBC) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote bicycling and to provide a meeting ground for Springfield Illinois area bicyclists.

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CCC Weekend 2018 

The Capital City Century, one of the oldest and most popular cycling events in Illinois, is expanding to a whole weekend of fun! 
Join us for a weekend of new cycling routes, fun activities and parties your whole family and friends can enjoy. 
Riders pay a single registration fee for all Saturday and Sunday rides and other weekend activities.

The signature event of the CCC Weekend is the 46th Annual Classic Capital City Century Ride on Sunday. 
This classic century event draws 700+ riders annually. It features distance options of 10 to 125 miles over flat to rolling terrain, well-marked roads, organized food stops, SAG service, and a post-ride party. 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Next year's CCC Weekend September 7-9 2018.
CCC Weekend

CCC Weekend: Rides & Events Summary

Weekend Guide Activities. A variety of activity options for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are listed in our Weekend Guide (TO BE DEVELOPED). Take a Fun Ride with a cue sheet, or take a shuttle downtown for food & drink, music, fine arts and cultural activities!

Friday, Saturday & Sunday--On-Site Check-In & Registration. Check in or register for the event at IL State Fair Campgrounds (Gate 11). Option to add camping at the Fairgrounds or a hotel stay. Choose an activity from our Weekend Guide.

Saturday 10:00 AM--New Trail Extension Ride  Ride from the Fairgrounds across the Sangamon River on the longest rails-to-trails bridge in Illinois. Visit Petersburg (metric) or Athens (half metric). Ride leaders, maps, and a water/snack stop for riders in Athens. 

Saturday 1:00 PM--Tour of Historic Sites.  Take a casual neighborhood-style ride from the Fairgrounds that visits Lincoln and other historic sites in Springfield. Ride marshals stay with each group to ensure no one is left behind. 

Saturday 5:00-9:00 PM--Packet Pickup Party at The Shed. Enjoy live music, appetizers and libations at The Shed on the Fairgrounds Saturdayevening. Pick up your CCC packet and skip the lines on Sunday. Last chance to register at a discount!

Sunday 7:00 AM-5:00 PM--46th Annual SBC Classic (Capital City Century). Join us on our classic Century ride! Ride options Include a 10-mile family ride and four century options - half metric, metric, 100-mile, and double metric. Food stops, SAG service, marked routes, maps, and info stations. Long distance rider visit our Chatham lunch stop and add mileage loops from there. 

Sunday Noon-5:00 PM--Post Pedalin’ Party. After completing your ride, enjoy a  post-ride meal, libations, live music and more!

CCC Weekend Is Part Of:
Prairie Heritage Ride1