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Chicago Ride of Silence

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (always the 3rd Wednesday of May):

Honor fallen cyclists and raise awareness in this annual procession past Chicago Ghost Bikes.

Gather at 6pm, Depart at 6:30pm
Eternal Flame in Daley Plaza

Website: http://www.rideofsilence.org/chicago/
Location: www.rideofsilence.org
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Ride of Silence - May 20, 2015 - One day. One time. World wide.

Join the annual Ride of Silence, an organized annual cycling procession honoring those that have been injured or killed. The goal is to raise awareness that we are here, and to ask that we all share the road.

Save the date for the 2015 Chicago Ride Of Silence.

Our route typically passes several Ghost Bikes, which are powerful memorials to fallen cyclists created by painting a bicycle white and placing it at or near the site of the cyclist’s death.


DATE: May 20, 2015 (always the 3rd Wednesday of May)
TIME: Gather at 6:00 pm; Depart at 6:30pm
WHERE: Hundreds of locations world wide; Eternal Flame (Daley Plaza) in Chicago
One day. One Time. World wide.

Communities throughout Chicagoland participate in the Ride of Silence including: Arlington Heights, Bartlett, Elk Grove Village, Evanston, Joliet, Oak Park and Peoria.

Wherever you ride, we ride in unity.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/RideofSilenceChicago

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Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on March 8, 2012 at 4:40pm

Interested in helping with the
2012 Chicago Ride Of Silence this May?

Join us for one of the following planning meetings:

  Tuesday, March 13 @ 6:30p.m.

●  Wednesday, April 25 @ 6:30p.m.

At Heritage Bicycles General Store
http://www.heritagebicycles.com/

2959 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL  60657

Comment by Robert on March 2, 2012 at 12:38pm

YEA!

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on March 2, 2012 at 12:06pm

Look what has just arrived!

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on March 2, 2012 at 11:58am

We will be at the Chicago Bike Swap tomorrow, March 3rd!!!

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on January 16, 2012 at 9:50pm

RoS would love to have a table again this year at the Chicago Bike Swap on March 3. 

http://www.thechainlink.org/events/event/show?id=2211490%3AEvent%3A...

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on January 16, 2012 at 7:07pm

This upcoming Saturday we hope to be at Harper College's Chicago Winter Bike Swap!

Stay tuned!

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on January 16, 2012 at 7:03pm

We spent this past Saturday at the Madison Bike Swap.

It was great to meet so many cyclists about the Ride of Silence cause.

Thank you for the warm reception, Wisconsin Riders.

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on December 4, 2011 at 11:38am

At the Milwaukee Bike Swap

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on November 29, 2011 at 11:03pm

ROS will be at the 4th Annual Bike Swap up in Milwaukee this upcoming Sunday, December 4, from 10am-3pm! (Look for us at the BikeSweets.com tables) 

http://www.bfw.org/2011/10/11/ milwaukee-bike-swap/

 

(hopefully we'll have calendars available too)

Comment by Chicago Ride of Silence on November 29, 2011 at 11:00pm

Chicago ROS is once again selling calendars created using photos taken locally; proceeds from all calendar sales will benefit the Chicago Ride of Silence and promo for ROS as much as possible. For 2012, there are 3 calendars to choose from - ChicagoFlowers in Bloom, and (most notably for us bikey folk) Bikes Around Town. :-)
The calendars may be purchased via www.emaoriginals.com .... please pass along to others you know, too.

Thank you so much for your support and for helping to spread the word of this "fundraiser"!!! We will also be selling calendars at upcoming bike swaps -- including (hopefully) at this weekend's bike swap in Milwaukee. 

 

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