Please complete one online transaction for each rider.
Current members of Ride Illinois receive a discounted rate. If you are unsure of your membership status, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm.
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Waivers and Disclaimers
Release of Organizers and Sponsors: In clicking the box below for myself or the named participant, I understand that participation in the Grand Illinois Bike Tour, as in any bicycling or athletic event, may involve hazardous activity. I agree to accept and assume all risk and danger incidental to the Grand Illinois Bike Tour occurring prior to, during, or subsequent to the actual ride, including but not limited to the risk of physical injury, emotional distress, trauma, death, contact with other participants, equipment failure, inadequate safety equipment, the effect of weather including extreme temperatures or conditions, traffic, contact with motor vehicles of all types and descriptions, collision with other riders, pedestrians, animals, fixed objects, or conditions of the road. I waive any and all specific notice of the existence of risks and hazards. I, for myself, and anyone acting on my behalf, agree to absolve Ride Illinois and all organizers, sponsors, and their representatives, singly or collectively, of all blame for any injury, misadventure, harm, loss, or inconvenience suffered as a result of taking part in the Grand Illinois Bike Tour or in any of the activities associated with it. I agree to obey all traffic laws, signs, and signals. In addition, I hereby grant permission to Ride Illinois and its authorized agents to use my name and photographs, video tapes, motion pictures, recordings, and any other record of participation in this event for any purpose.
Please read our Cancellation and Refund Policy as we will be adhering to it strictly.
Share the Road: I agree not to ride two or more abreast when doing so may impede traffic. I agree to follow all other rules of the road, which apply to both cars and bicycles. Ride Illinois urges you to complete the brief Adult Bicyclist lesson at BikeSafetyQuiz.com.
We encourage participants to fundraise a minimum of $100 on top of the registration fee to better support the cost of the ride and help propel Ride Illinois' mission to make biking better in Illinois. Read more here.
Ride Illinois will make it easy with a personal online fundraising page and helpful tips on how to reach out to family and friends. Top individual fundraisers will be recognized and have the chance to win great prizes and tour perks. You can also make a donation in lieu of fundraising here.