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2021 Think Spring Ride

Start your biking season off with this beautiful Spring Ride. 

Bring your family out for ABC's fun and beautiful "kick off ride". We have two routes available, the longer route on the road and Bike and Hike and the social route on the Bike and Hike trail. Bring your cyclist friends to enjoy the ride and those who may want to become an ABC member.

Services will be limited. Please print out Cue Sheets in advance if needed (instructions below); There will be limited SAG support on the Longer Ride; Water and protein bars available pre and post ride. There will be NO after-ride meal this year due to COVID situation.

On-Site Registration starts at 10:30am and ride starts at 11am

At the Heritage Barn in the Silver Springs Park in Stow. The entrance is between Norton and Call Road and is at the rear entrance of the Park on Young Road.

Ride Options

Two routes available: Shorter social route on the Hike & Bike Trail and Longer/ Faster route which is Road and Bike and Hike. Below are links for both routes from the Akron Bicycle Club Ride With GPS site. 

Think Spring Short Route

Think Spring Long Route

GPS navigation is preferred. If GPS is not available, you MUST print out your cuesheets in advance, if needed. Due to COVID restrictions, cue sheets will NOT be handed out at the event. To print your cue sheets: 1) Click on your route link above; 2) Click on the "More" button in the left column; 3) Click on "Print Cue Sheets". 

COVID Social Distancing Guidelines are to be followed before, during and after the ride. SEE THE ABC WEBSITE "HOMEPAGE" FOR COVID-19 GUIDELINES TO BE FOLLOWED!!

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Come out and see the New Pedego E-Bike YOU could WIN!
Valued at $1,995 from Pedego of Peninsula
(or value to be applied to any Pedego E-Bike from Pedego of Peninsula)

$5.00 per Ticket 
 5 Tickets for $20.00
Tickets available at the Think Spring Ride event (Credit Card or Check - No Cash) and on

Purchase Tickets Here!

Winner need not be present to Win 
(Taxes & Fees are winner’s responsibility)
(Limitations Apply, See Dealer for Details)


100% of Net Proceeds donated to local charities
    Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro introduces resolution to declare county 'autism friendly' -

Drawing held at ABC Ride on July 11 at Copely High School

E-Bike donated to ABC by Pedego Electric Bikes of Peninsula 1593 Main St.  Peninsula, OH 44264  (330)657-4046

Saturday, April 17, 2021, 10:30 AM
Heritage Barn, Silver Springs Park
5238 Young Road
Stow, OH  44224
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Michael McGroarty
Absolutely Beautiful Country Ride
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only


Helmets are required on all ABC rides. Please, no use of ear buds, or cell phones while riding. Recommend use of rear view mirrors. By law (and for your safety) a headlight, rear reflector and tail light is required 30 minutes prior to sunset, and it is recommended at all times for additional safety. Please obey all traffic laws. Safety is everyone’s responsibility. Rides are for members and first time guests. See for more information or to become a member. Come Ride With Us and Enjoy The Ride.
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