The Kentucky Derby Festival is partnering with the Louisville Bicycle Club to produce PNC Tour de Lou, scheduled for Sunday, April 28, 2019. The Festival's sixth annual bike event is for riders of all levels of experience.
The Tour de Lou route will be an open course, which will start and finish at Waterfront Park near Kroger‚Äôs Fest-a-Ville. There also will be three separate distances based on experience levels:
- 8:30 am: 62.1 Mile Advanced Ride / Metric Century (Open course, no streets closed)
- 8:40 am: 35 Mile Experienced Ride / More advanced (Open course, no streets closed)
- 8:50 am: 20 Mile Intermediate Ride / New to cycling (Open course, no streets closed)
The course highlights include an Olmsted Park Tour, including Shawnee, Chickasaw, Wayside, Iroquois and Cherokee parks. Cyclists will also travel through all areas of the city from Downtown and Churchill Downs to the South End and Highlands.
Registration Includes: T-shirt, Water Bottle, Event Pin, SAG Support, 4 Water Fill Stations
- Date: April 28, 2019
Distances: 20, 35, 62 miles
City, State: Louisville, Kentucky
Start Location: Waterfront Park
Start Time: 8:30 am
Online Information: https://discover.kdf.org/tour-de-lou/