In 2013, El Tour partnered with The Great Arizona Bike Festival in downtown Mesa, Az to celebrate all things bicycle! El Tour de Mesa is open to all ages and abilities offering 70 and 28-mile distances all routed throughout Mesa with the finish line now in downtown Mesa. Routes extend into the beautiful and rugged backdrop of the Salt River Recreation Area and Tonto National Forest.
2014 event date: April 5
Cyclists select from 165, 97, or 49-mile events, all routed through beautiful southeastern Arizona where the west is still wild. Cochise Classic is the perfect Fall event for all cyclists. It offers a test of your readiness for El Tour de Tucson and for platinum-seekers, the last chance to qualify for platinum before El Tour!
2014 event date: Saturday, October 11
Held annually the Saturday before Thanksgiving, El Tour attracts over 9,000 cyclists of all ages and abilities from throughout the United States and beyond. Cyclist choose from 4 distances including a century in addtion to Fun Ride with shorter miles. El Tour is an excellent event for novice, intermediate, advanced, and professional riders.
2014 event date: Saturday, November 22
Diamond Ventures El Tour Adventure 10k & 5k Run/Walk
Benefiting Ben’s Bells Project and MyTeam Triumph
Dust off your running shoes and get ready for the Diamond Ventures El Tour Adventure Run/Walk. This is an event for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy fitness and fun in the 10K or 5K event.
2014 event date: Saturday, September 20
We bid farewell to this fun event in 2012. This tour offered 73 and 27-mile courses, plus Fun Rides of 4 & 1/4 mile events. The 73-mile event is a perimeter ride around – not over – the beautiful Tucson Mountains. We leave the event on our site so you can check out the history.