The American Lung Association’s Reach The Beach presented by AAA - one of Oregon's premier cycling events - is perfect as a personal challenge or to ride together with friends and family.
the Beach with it's 3,000 riders, is one of Oregon's premier cycling events and the 2nd largest one-day ride in our great state. This top notch ride has amazing support that gives you four different start locations: Portland (100 mi), Newberg (80 mi), Amity (55 mi) or Grand Ronde (25 mi). We provide superb organization, beautiful routes, medical and mechanical support on course, eight lunch and snack stops and a magnificent beach party with a delicious, hearty feast at the finish line.
Spend the day with us and experience Oregon up close and personal - all
the while riding towards a cure for lung cancer and other lung
When you ride Reach The Beach presented by AAA, you not only take an exciting physical challenge, you also take on the personal challenge of raising the additional funds required to ride in this year's event. By raising this additional funds for the American Lung Association, you can be especially proud of the extra help you have provided for the thousands who suffer from lung disease. >> Learn how much fun Fundraising can be.
Free Training Rides
Starting NOW the Portland Wheelmen Touring Club will conduct a series of training rides to help prepare you for Reach The Beach. Just choose a training on the list - depending on your schedule and skill level - and just show up at the stated time and location to participate in these great rides. There is no feeand no advance sign up is required, but it is generally a good idea to call first to confirm the ride details. Learn more >>