Join ClevelandBikes Bike to Work Rides, Including Wednesday LIVESTRONG Day for the Lance Armstrong Foundation

Submitted by Kevin Cronin on Mon, 05/14/2007 - 22:04.

Join the nonprofit organization ClevelandBikes on its annual “Bike to Work” rides, now bigger than ever! ClevelandBikes hosts commuting rides downtown, led by experienced ride leaders, every day during National Bike to Work Week, May 14-18, with rides continuing on the final Friday of every month, May through September. ClevelandBikes also supports a major health initiative, with a “Bike to Work”ride for the Lance Armstrong Foundation ( and “LIVESTRONG” day on Wednesday May 16. National “Bike to Work” Week is sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists (, which offers bicycle advocacy and support programs for more than 125 years. Here's the summer “Bike to Work” ride schedule:

* May 12 – 18 (National Bike to Work Week)

* Friday, May 25th

* Friday, June 29th

* Friday, July 27th

* Friday, August 31st

* Friday, September 28

Pick a starting location from the list below and ride along with a ClevelandBikes ride leader, or just meet us between 8:00 and 9:00 AM at our downtown host, A.J. Rocco's Espresso Bar, located near the corner of Prospect Avenue and Huron Road. Free showers will be available at Downtown YMCA (Prospect Avenue and East 22nd Street). Iinformation about the “Bike to Ingenuity Festival” (July 18-22) will follow later this summer.

East Side


Arabica at 11300 Juniper in University Circle

7:45 AM

Dewey's Coffee on Shaker Square

7:15 AM

Starbucks at Cedar and Fairmount

7:30 AM

Dunkin' Donuts at E. 222nd and Lakeshore

7:15 AM

McDonald's on E. 156th and Lakeshore

7:45 AM

Arabica at 5615 Turney Rd.

7:15 AM

West Side


Civilization Coffee Shop in Tremont at W. 11th and Kenilworth

7:45 AM

Talkies Film and Coffee Bar in Ohio City at 2521 Market Ave.

7:50 AM

Phoenix in Lakewood at 15108 Detroit near Warren Rd.

7:25 AM

Arabica in Lakewood at 11604 Detroit near W. 116th

7:50 AM

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