Join us for the 2nd Bowling Green Ride of Silence to be held on May 16 starting and ending at City Park. The ride will be slow-paced (12 mph Max.) covering ~7 miles. We will be escorted by the Bowling Green Police Department and BGSU Campus Police on route. Helmets are required. This event is free and open to the public. No registration necessary.
We will depart promptly at 7PM so please arrive 6:30~6:45PM. Prior to the ride, we will remember Eric Ramlow who was killed in 2016 while riding on Sand Ridge Road. We will also remember and honor Tom Santoro, Sierah Joughin, Douglas Kania, Matthew Billings, James Lambert, Emilee Gagnon, Harvey Bell III, Andy Gast, Jimmy Hughey, Jeff Roth and others prior to the start of the ride. This is a community event supported by We Are Traffic, Maumee Valley Adventurers, Bowling Green Safety Commission, Toledo Area Bicyclists and Bike 4 A Better BG.
Contact Linda Kidd by email or call 567-703-6378 for any additional details.
Join cyclists worldwide in a silent slow-paced ride (max. 12 mph) in honor of those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways. There is no brochure, no sponsors and no registration fees. The ride, which is held during Bike Safety month, aims to raise the awareness of motorists, police and city officials that cyclists have a legal right to the public roadways.
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