“Welcome to the 30th Anniversary Group Health Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic official web site. This 200-mile bicycle ride is the largest multi-day bicycle event in the Northwest, with up to 10,000 participants riding from Seattle to Portland in one or two days. The route takes you through the scenic valleys, forests, and farmlands of western Washington and Oregon. Come join what Bicycling Magazine has listed as one of the best cycling events in the nation
Who Else Was On The Road With Me in 2008?
* 9,500 other riders
* 2,427 one-day riders; 7,073 two-day riders
* Oldest rider: 86
* Youngest rider: 2 years 5 months old
* 18% first-time riders
* 74 medical riders
* 310 riders who have participated in 10+ STPs
* Two riders who have ridden them all: Jerry Baker and Paul Wantzelius! In 2008 riders came from 44 states plus Australia, Canada, England and Serbia,” quoting Cascade Bicycle Club: Group Health website.
YELM WELCOMES THE SEATTLE TO PORTLAND BICYCLE CLASSIC THIS SATURDAY & SUNDAY!