Worst Day of the Year Ride

Portland, OR

February 10, 2019

Worst Day of the Year RidePortland, OR
February 10, 2019

The perfect day for a ride.

A Portland cycling classic to keep you on your bike year round.

Choose from the Challenge (42-mile), Urban (19-Mile) or Family (4-mile) routes. The ride is capped at 2,000 and is expected to sell out.

What's Included

  • Delicious snacks before the ride
  • Fun and satiating rest stops
  • Hot soup, grilled cheese sandwiches, and a cocoa bar at the finish
  • Well-marked routes with maps and cues
  • Medical and mechanical support on route & transport vehicles
  • Finish line party at the Lucky Lab Brewpub
  • A huge costume contest with great prizes
  • Benefits the Community Cycling Center
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Registration Fees

Challenge Route

Early bird (before January 1) - $38
Standard (until February 9) - $43
Pre-Ride Party (February 10) - $48
At event (if not sold out) - $55

Urban Route

Early bird (before January 1) - $28
Standard (until February 9) - $33
Pre-Ride Party (February 10) - $38
At event (if not sold out) - $45

Family Route

Early bird (before January 1) - $12.50
Standard (until February 9) - $15
Pre-Ride Party (February 10) - $17.50
At event (if not sold out) - $20

Kids 12 and under ride free.

The ride is capped at 2,000 and is expected to sell out.

The Routes

Challenge Route

Whether it's cold and rainy or warm and sunny there are still some hills to climb, descents to enjoy, and good urban riding to get your winter training done outdoors.
Exact routes are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

Urban Option

Tour the city, visit new neighborhoods, and enjoy a ride with other costumed riders who are enjoying whatever Mother Nature provides.
Exact routes are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

Family Ride Option

Continuing this year by popular request, the family ride is for all ages.
Exact routes are subject to change. Exact mileage and elevation may vary from other data sources or devices. 

Costume Contest - HAVE SOME FUN & WIN GREAT PRIZES

How to Participate

  • Show up to the ride in your ingenious ensemble. Should you need costumer inspiration, check out photos from the 2018 ride.
  • Upon arrival, check in to participate in the costume contest
  • Pick your category: Elaborate, Group, Weather Themed or Punniest
  • Check back at the costume contest booth to see if you are a winner of free ride passes and other cool prizes
  • Look and feel fantastic on the Worst Day of the Year

The Prizes

2019 prizes will be announced soon.

Our Beneficiary - The Community Cycling Center

THE COMMUNITY CYCLING CENTER BENEFITS FROM A PORTION OF EACH REGISTRATION FEE, PLUS YOUR GENEROUS DONATIONS

The mission of the Community Cycling Center is to help build a vibrant community where people of all backgrounds use bicycles to stay healthy and connected. The CCC believes that all Portlanders—regardless of income or background—should have the opportunity to experience the joy, freedom, and health benefits of bicycling. This is the motivation behind everything that they do.

CommunityCyclingCenter.org

Event Essential Info

Lucky Labrador Brew Pub

915 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97214

Hi, you have clicked on our day of event schedule. Please be aware to leave plenty of time for your own travel time, parking, and any other event rituals you may have. Thank you and have a great event.

Registration Opens: 8:00 AM
Breakfast Opens: 8:00 AM
Challenge Route Start: 9:00-10:00 am
Urban Route Start: 10:00-11:00 am
Family Route Start 10:45-11:00 am
Lunch Opens: 12:00 PM
Routes Close: 3:00 PM
Goodbye and see you in 2020!: 4:00 PM