The 14th Annual Tour de Scottsdale is Sunday, October 8, 2017. The event kicks off at Market Street in DC Ranch, which is located near the southeast corner of Pima Road and Thompson Peak Parkway in Scottsdale. Both the 70-mile and 30-mile rides will start at 6:30am. The Tour de Scottsdale is a grueling and rewarding one-day cycling event limited to 2,000 cyclists. The 70-mile course circumnavigates the McDowell Sonoran Preserve, while the 30-mile ride traverses north to Scottsdale and Cave Creek. The Tour de Scottsdale features corral staging to facilitate a safe and efficient event experience for all participants at all levels of experience.
The Tour de Scottsdale is put together and hosted by the DC Ranch Community Council. The event beneficiary, McDowell Sonoran Conservancy, is a Scottsdale nonprofit conservation organization that protects and promotes the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. DC Ranch is proud to partner with the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy to provide an annual athletic charity event to benefit the Preserve. The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy champions the sustainability of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve for the benefit of this and future generations-they connect the community to the Preserve through education, research, advocacy, partnerships and safe, respectful access.
To registrar for the Tour de Scottsdale, visit: www.tourdescottsdale.net