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Cyclists rest at Cayuse Pass during the RAMROD bicycling event sponsored by the Redmond Cycling Club. (Courtesy photo)

Huge variety of bicycling events coming up

CYCLING -- Whether you want to stay close to Spokane or travel across borders to new terrain, August and September offer a huge assortment of organized bicycling events to pique your interest in pedaling. Of note coming up: Tour de Lentil metric century, Aug. 23:...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2014

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 28, 2013

More than 1,100 cyclists started the first annual SpokeFest in 2008, heading out on a 21-mile loop. Four ride options are offered in 2012. (J. Bart Rayniak)

SpokeFest early registration ends Saturday

BICYCLING -- Time's running out to register for Spokane's premier bicycling event. SpokeFest isn't until Sept. 8, but early registration ends Saturday, Aug. 31, so sign up today to get your name in a drawing for gear. Choose from four rides ranging from a fun-filled...

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Riders cross the Monroe Street Bridge on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008, during the first ever SpokeFest Bike Ride. (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)

SpokeFest has incentive for early sign-up

BICYCLING – The orgnaizers of SpokeFest, the annual September bicycle celebration that branches out from downtown Spokane, are offering an early sign-up incentive: Register online by Saturday (June 30) and you will be entered into a drawing to win one of two iPOD Nanos donated...

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