Fun Ride

Welcome to the Fun Ride page!

(1) General Information
(2) Fees
(3) Benefits
(4) Registration & Application
(5) Packet Pickup Dates & Locations

After reviewing each section, if you have questions, please call the Fun Ride office: (520) 745-2033 or  e-mail: info @ perimeterbicycling.com. Thank you for visiting our Fun Ride page and we hope to see you cycling on April 1st!

(1) General Information
El Tour’s Fun Ride is for cyclists riding road bikes, mountain bikes, BMX, tandems, wheelchairs or any human powered cycle.  Both are flat and fun for the whole family, for beginners, for folks who just want to pedal in the sun!

There’s a lot of important information below that you need to know.  Check back in mid February to download the Fun Ride application.
Sorry, no online registration for Fun Ride.

Two distances to choose from, both start at 11:00am:

  • 10- Mile course
  • 5-Mile course 
CHECK OUT THE 2017 Fun Ride Map  Get your Fun Ride Cue Sheets here

Some rules to be aware of:
+ No motor/electric assisted bikes, gas or electric.
+ All cyclists must properly wear a CPSC-approved helmet.
+ All cyclists must obey traffic laws and officials.

Kids in trailers welcome – must be registered and can ride for FREE – adult “captains” must register too and must pay for.

All participants receive a packet of “goodies” from event supporters. All those finishing will receive a unique medallion.
Fees and contest links are presented below. Ride application is found in Section #3. To register for the ride, download the pdf application which will be posted here; mail to: Perimeter Bicycling – El Tour Fun Ride, 2609 East Broadway, Tucson, Arizona 85716; or, if you need more information call El Tour office at (520) 745-2033.

(2) Fees
$15.00 each for Individuals – including adults/guardians, who must register to participate.
$10.00 each person for a groups of four (4) or more. Applications  & fees for ALL group members  MUST be submitted together.  No add-ons later.

An event T-shirt will be available for an additional $10.
Supplies limited.

(3) Benefits

  • Special Fun Ride Medallion to all finishers
  • Packet with goodies from event supporters
  • Rider name published in Summer issue of Tail Winds newspaper and/or this website
  • Kids 12 and younger in all distances will be entered into a drawing for a BMX bicycle from Global Bikes in Gilbert, AZ. Winner will be notified after the event.

(4) Registration & Application (posted here when available)

To register:
(a) View and download the application HERE
(b) Complete application
(c) Write your check payable to Perimeter Bicycling
(d) Mail check and application to:
Perimeter Bicycling
El Tour Fun Ride
2609 East Broadway
Tucson, Arizona 85716

(5) Packet Pick Up Dates & Locations
Friday, March 31, 2017
10am – 8pm
El Tour Bicycle, Fitness & Health Expo
Details HERE
Parents/guardians must sign rider waiver for both themselves and their minor(s) when picking up packet.

Saturday, April 1, 2017 – Ride Day
9:30am – 10:30am
At the info tent of the start/finish line.    Avoid the crush at the start line and pick up at Expo on Friday.
See you at El Tour Fun Ride!