August 24th 2019
16th Annual Kawartha Lakes
Classic Cycling Tour

Register today and be a part of Lindsay's multi-distance bike ride.

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Kawartha Classic

Kawartha Classic

For all levels of cyclists *Maps are updated. 2019 routes are linked below.

Route 1



Route 2



Route 3



Route 4


With 13km Trail Route

General Information for 2019

Registration opens on March 15th
New routes
Two options for collecting funds
Moto support of the long routes
More options for families who ride
Improved options for teams


2019 Official Hotel Partner

Please call the Day’s Inn & Suites Lindsay directly at 705-328-0100 and let them know you are participating in the Kawartha Lakes Classic to take advantage of our event discount.

Proceeds benefiting the following:

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Our Sponsors

Thank you so much to our wonderful sponsors.
Canadian Tire    Boston Pizza
Title Sponsors

Canadian Tire Lindsay & Boston Pizza Lindsay

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Media Sponsors

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Become A Sponsor

2019 Sponsorship Package

Click here to download the 2019 sponsorship package. If you have questions regarding this package please contact:

David Tilley
(705) 328-0905 x235

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register?

Our online registration portal is hosted through CCN Bikes. All financial transactions will take place through this site including route registration and donations made to A Place Called Home.

What hotel or motel options are available close by?

There are several hotel and motel options available to event participants. Our official hotel sponsor, Days Inn and Suites, offers preferred rates if you call them and tell them you are participating in our event.
For a full listing of available locations please visit the City of Kawartha Lakes tourism page.

Where can I park for the event?

Event parking will be located at the Lindsay Courthouse - 440 Kent St W

What is the fee?

For an updated listing of the fees please visit our event registration site.

What do you mean by early registration?

If we receive a paid registration by August 10th, 2019, you will pay a reduced entry fee. If you register after the 10th you'll pay the full amount for entry. This is our effort to encourage everyone to PRE-REGISTER (please, PRE-REGISTER)!                             


How do I register on event day?

Registration will be open at Boston Pizza located at 435 Kent St. West in Lindsay, beginning at 7 a.m.

What if I get hurt or I get too tired to finish?

There will be communication abilities at each refreshment stop – as well as food and water. If you need assistance or transportation, folks at the refreshment stops will be able to call for a van to fetch you back to the Boston Pizza. There are also sweep riders at the back of each route with first aid supplies for both you and your bike. If you are unable to continue just wait and help will be along. You might consider bringing along a cell phone as well. For a serious emergency call 911. Each rider will receive an event number and on the reverse side we will provide emergency contact numbers and information.

What time will lunch be served?

We start serving lunch at around noon. The Boston Pizza buffet menu for the day is here.

Are animals allowed at the Kawartha Classic?

Unfortunately dogs and other animals are not allowed to participate in the ride, either running alongside or on the bicycles.


What are the start times for each distance?

160km Route - 8:00 a.m.
100km Route - 8:00 a.m.
50km Route - 9:30 a.m.
25km Route - 10:30 a.m.
13km Route - 10:45 a.m.

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Fundraising Information

Read below to find out how to collect funds:
For our 2019 ride we have two fundraising collection options for participants. They are as follows:

1. Online Fundraising

Please click HERE to visit our registration site and create a fundraising page. All pledges are tax deductible.

2. Paper Fundraising Form

For riders wishing to collect funds the good old fashioned way, we offer a paper fundraising form which can be downloaded below.


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