NEW WILMINGTON, PA – Online registration is now open for New Wilmington’s third annual Tour de Donut Bike Tour on Saturday, June 2. Check-in and festivities will begin at 8 a.m. at Westminster College’s Memorial Field House.
Pre-registration is $20 per rider and guarantees a limited edition t-shirt and goodie bag. Cyclists of all ages and levels may choose from 10-, 30-, or 60-mile tours. New this year is a hill challenge option, which is 43 miles. In addition to Apple Castle’s famous donuts, water, Gatorade, and fruit will be provided before, during, and after the tour.
The Tour de Donut features a voluntary donut eating challenge at various points throughout the Amish country ride. A donut medallion will be awarded to all riders who consume 12 donuts throughout their ride. Riders under the age of 12 will receive a medallion for eating six or more donuts. Gluten-free options are available.
An expanded scavenger hunt will be featured on the 30-mile, Plain Grove ride.
Register online at www.nwtourdedonut.com by May 19. Registration after May 19 will continue to be available until event day, although t-shirts and goodie bags will be offered at a first come, first served basis.
Last year, 400 riders participated in the Tour de Donut ride, with riders traveling from California, Minnesota, and various parts of the United States.
This year’s Tour de Donut sponsors are Apple Castle, Carried Away Outfitters, Bicycles & More, Visit Lawrence County, LIVE New Wilmington, Mohawk Coffee, Simply Branded, and Westminster College.