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This blog is for everyone interested in the annual Tour de Madison bike ride! Please feel free to contact us at tourdemadisoninfo (at) gmail (dot) com

Tour de Madison 45 Mile Route

Tour de Madison planning committee announces this year’s 45 mile route.  It is similar to the route two years ago and heads from Syria through Banco to Haywood and the Hebron Valley before ascending to Novum.First rest stop is at … Continue reading

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Virginia Bike Event Association

Virginia Bike Event Association is group of cycling events across the state that work together for a “Collaborative exchange of ideas and resources to support safe and enjoyable cycling events across Virginia so that the state may benefit from increased recreation, … Continue reading

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Tour de Madison 2013

The 26th annual Tour de Madison was once again a huge success, thanks to the efforts of all the volunteers and to the hospitality of Graves Mountain Lodge. They even provided a blazing fire in the huge stone fireplace to … Continue reading

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Quilt on Display

A quilt made by Nancy Knighting, representing her 22 years doing the administrative work for the Tour de Madison, will be on display for this year’s Tour starting at Graves Mountain Lodge.  Photos are below.  The quilt is made from … Continue reading

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Pre-Ride BREAKFAST and Overnight Accommodations

We are pleased to announce that Graves Mountain Lodge will have some breakfast items available for cyclists prior to the Tour de Madison. Of course, your registration includes the post ride BBQ.   Also, Tour de Madison registrants may reserve … Continue reading

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2013 Tour de Madison Routes ANNOUNCED!!

First up, the Family Route.  The longer routes will be announced in the coming weeks.  Check back often :-)……and REGISTER! The Family Ride is the least challenging of the options available as part of the Tour de Madison. Our route this … Continue reading

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“LIKE” us on Facebook

The Tour de Madison how has a Facebook page.  Please click on over and “Like” us there…and “Share” our page with your friends.

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Directions to Graves Mountain Lodge

The Tour de Madison will start and end at Graves Mountain Lodge in Syria, Virginia this year.  Driving directions to the Lodge can be found on their website, click here for a direct link to directions.  If you need an … Continue reading

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Video of 24th Tour de Madison start

On bike video, that is….

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More Pictures 2010 Ride

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