Square 2 Square Bicycle Ride
Enjoy 30 miles of Razorback Regional Greenway cycling followed by post ride festivities that include live music, community farmer’s markets, refreshments, discounts to square area businesses, bicycle valet, and more!
When: May 12, 2018 and September 22, 2018
Where: Razorback Regional Greenway
Who: Anyone who likes to bike, support the local cycling scene, and burn calories!
What: A cycling celebration of our downtown squares and the unique amenity we are fortunate to have in Northwest Arkansas!
Online Registration for the SPRING Square 2 Square Bike Ride is now open. REGISTER HERE!
$25 for adults, $15 for kids (9-13), Free (Under 9) - includes a t-shirt, event item, and finisher medal. *Fee increases $10 after April 23.
NEW this spring! We are excited to announce the first, ever, Square 2 Square Training Program. The six-week training program will introduce safety principles, equipment needs, basic maintenance, injury prevention, and nutrition intake. The program includes weekly group rides and a training schedule that will get your ready for the 30 mile Square 2 Square Bike Ride on May 12th. The registration fee is $100 and includes entry to the Spring ride, water bottle, and a custom Square 2 Square cycling jersey. Programs will be offered in Bentonville and Fayetteville. Training Program registration closed April 3.
Training Program Schedule:
Tuesday, April 10 -- 5:30 – 8 PM
Tuesday, April 17 -- 5:30 – 8 PM
Tuesday, April 24 -- 5:30 – 8 PM
Saturday, April 28 -- 3 PM – 7 PM
Saturday, May 5 -- 3 PM – 7 PM
Packet Pick Up
Registered participants can pick up Square 2 Square Bike Ride registration packets on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday.
Thursday, May 10: 8am-8pm and Friday, May 11: 8am-4:30pm at either of the below listed locations.
Fayetteville Parks & Recreation (1455 S. Happy Hollow Road)
Bentonville Downtown Activity Center (215 SW A Street)
Any packets remaining after Friday will be available at the start of the ride in Fayetteville on Saturday, May 12 from 7:00am-10:00am.
The Square 2 Square Bike Ride follows the Razorback Greenway. The SPRING ride starts in Fayetteville and finishes in Bentonville. Fun for all ages! Total distance one-way is 30 miles. Riders are welcome to start at any point along the trail if not able to ride entire 30 miles. Along the course, participants can enjoy three festive pit stops featuring entertainment, bike maintenance services, and basic ride refreshments.
Ride Start: 8:00am-10:00am - Spring ride starts in Fayetteville (adjacent to The Square) at Mountain, Church, and Center Streets
Post Ride Celebration: 10:00am-3:00pm - Spring rides finishes in Bentonville at Lawrence Plaza / Compton Gardens
Optional shuttles (by reservation) will be available to the starting area, before and after the ride. Shuttle reservations can be made when registering. Shuttle times are 7am, 8am, 9am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm. Shuttles can carry 75 people and bikes per timeslot.
Alternative shuttle options:
Ozark Spokes & Floats: (479) 426-2988
Pinnacle Car Service: (479) 205-0505
Smilehard Car Services: (855) 995-7433
Use this link to view an interactive map of the Razorback Regional Greenway
If you are looking to get involved, we have plenty of opportunities for you! Find our event on GivePulse.com to view all of the event opportunities. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and duties will vary from event set up, participant check in, water stations, course monitors, and more. Contact email@example.com if interested.
The Fayetteville Race Series and events like the Square 2 Square Bike Ride would not be successful with out support from our sponsors. First and foremost, we appreciate our Square 2 Square Bike Ride collaborative planning partners, Bentonville Parks & Recreation and Bike Bentonville who help to make this event possible. Thank you to all the businesses and organizations that have contributed.