Bike Ride

April 22, 2023

Powerful Shot Of Sad Child

EVENT INFORMATION

Join us for a day of biking along the bay-front, marina, farmland and wineries of Southern Maryland, all while enjoying the company of friends who share your same passion for biking. This is a fully supported event with routes ranging from 16 miles to a metric century, including our 16 mile New Rider route

SAVE THE DATE: April 22, 2023
TIME: 7:00 AM
LOCATION: Chesapeake Church, Huntingtown MD

Registration Prices

Early Registration: $49 before March 1
Registration: $59 during the month of March
Late Registration: $69 during the month of April

Paper Registration

Download the documents below. This includes the paper registration form and the waiver. Both must be filled out for each person participating in the ride. Checks can be made out to End Hunger In Calvert County (memo: Bike Ride)

PAPER REGISTRATION FORM

PAPER WAIVER FORM

Submit your completed forms and payments by:

  • Email to: End Hunger Bike Ride (email)
  • Mail to: End Hunger Bike Ride, P.O. Box 758 Huntingtown, MD 20639
  • Deliver to: Megan Rollins at End Hunger In Calvert County (Monday – Friday 9:00AM – 5:00PM) • 6201 Solomons Island Road, Huntingtown MD 20639

End Hunger In Calvert County is a (501)(c)(3) non-profit organization. All proceeds and donations stay right here in Calvert, helping to care for our most needy residents.

Schedule

(subject to change)

Friday 4.22

3:00PM – 7:00PM: Early Check-In & Merchandise

Saturday 4.23

7:00AM – 10:00AM: Same Day Registration & Check-In
10:00AM: New Rider Orientation
11:00AM – 3:00PM: Post-Ride Picnic
3:00PM: Route Service End

Rest Stop Hours

8:00AM – 10:30AM: Herrington Harbor
9:00AM – 1:00PM: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
9:00AM – 2:30PM: Friday’s Creek Winery
9:30AM – 12:30PM: Faith Assembly of God

Routes

New Rider 16 mile (Group Ride) •  38 mile • 50 mile • 63 Metric Century

For the New Rider 16 mile, there will be an orientation at 10:00AM on road rules and safety, and your bikes will be checked for safe road use. A ride leader will guide the group through the 16 mile ride.

NOTE:  All routes except the 16 mile are encouraged to start your ride between 7:00AM and 9:00AM to take advantage of the rest stop hours and SAG support services.

The links below will allow you to download official maps and cue sheets for each route:

PAPER CUE SHEETS:

RIDE W/ GPS LINKS:

Location

Chesapeake Church
6201 Solomons Island Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639

When you arrive, please park and check-in/register in the Children’s Ministry Wing Lobby of Chesapeake Church to receive your ride information. There will be plenty of signage to get you to the right place. You can begin the ride whenever you would like, but route services end at 3:00PM so you should plan to complete your ride by then. If you purchased merchandise online, it can be picked up at any time at Merchandise.

NOTE: Parking at this event is limited, so please consider carpooling whenever possible.

Event Details

All participants receive a free bike t-shirt & SWAG bag, food and refreshments at rest stops, and access to the Post-Ride Party. Registrations received by April 1 are guaranteed a bike t-shirt will be available in their size on the day of the event.

Friday’s Creek Winery will have an Open House and be selling wine at their rest stop for you to purchase if you choose. All purchases will be transported back to Chesapeake Church for you and can be picked up from Merchandise at the Post-Ride Party.

This event will take place rain or shine, come prepared and ready to ride!

Safety Rules and Guidelines

Your safety is a priority. Please take a moment to look over the bike safety sheet.

  • Obey all traffic laws, including Maryland bicycle laws.
  • Ride single file as required by law. You may get ticketed!
  • All riders are required to wear a ANSI/SNELL/CPSC approved helmet.
  • Please be courteous to other participants and vehicles sharing the road with you.
  • This ride is not recommended for children under 14 years old.
  • Riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and have the consent of a parent or guardian to participate in the event.
  • All minors must be under adult supervision at all times.

First aid is available in mobile units along the route and at rest stops. These units have access to local emergency services. Please carry your cell phone with an emergency contact programmed into it or carry an emergency contact card.

Bike repair services will be located at the start/finish area (fee may apply). SAG Support will also be available during the ride.

Post Ride Party

This will be a great celebration for completing the bike ride with free food, live music and community. Rita’s Ice in Dunkirk will be back again at the Post-Ride Party! There will also be raffle items donated from CVS Pharmacy, Bike Doctor & SportsClips. Join us from 11:00AM to 3:00PM at Summit Park behind Chesapeake Church.

11:45PM: Raffle Drawing
1:15PM: Raffle Drawing
2:45PM: Raffle Drawing

2022 Bike Ride Merchandise

Our 2022 Bike Jerseys are being designed now! Order your today on Active.com – if you have already registered, just select the “Merchandise Only” option.

Contact us at bike@endhungercalvert.org if you have any questions.

 

Routes + Cue Sheets

Check out our new and improved route map! The links below allow you to download official maps and cue sheets for each route:

PAPER CUE SHEETS:

RIDE W/ GPS LINKS:

 

We would not be able to do the work that we do without the generous support of our sponsors. We are proud to be working in partnership with these companies:

  • Bike Doctor Waldorf
  • Chesapeake Church
  • Chesapeake Grille & Deli
  • Christ In Us Foundation
  • Faith Assembly of God
  • Fridays Creek Winery
  • Greg Beckman of Coldwell Banker Realty
  • Herrington on the Bay
  • International Christian Cycling Community (ICCC)
  • Jug Bay Wetland Sanctuary
  • The Lobby Coffee Bar + Cafe
  • Motto Mortgage Preferred
  • National Ink & Stitch
  • Patuxent Adventure Center
  • Rita’s Italian Ice – Dunkirk
  • SportsClips
  • Steve Brien, Realtor
  • Waldorf Dodge Ram
  • Waldorf Toyota

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please email us at bike@endhungercalvert.org and someone from our team will be in touch with you soon.

Bike Ride

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End Hunger In Calvert is an Accredited Charity through the Better Business Bureau and met all 20 Standards of Charitable Accountability. They found that $0.94 of every dollar donated to End Hunger In Calvert County goes directly into programs that help feed the hungry in our community.