The Chain Gang Finish The Ride Memorial Rides

​June 7th, 2017- Kalamazoo Michigan 

Join us the first annual Memorial Ride to remember the victims and honor the survivors of the 2016 Kalamazoo Cycling Tragedy. Proceeds will be used to build a memorial to honor the victims and survivors. 

Two routes are planned- The first will begin at 6pm and will complete the 28 mile ride started by the 9 cyclists last June. The second ride will retrace the Chain Gang route taken on June 7, 2016 to the memorial site and back to the Borgess Fitness Center Complex, for a total distance of about 12 miles.

Map of the 28 mile "Finish the Ride" route through Plainwell, MI

Map of the 12 mile "Ghost Bike" ride (to and from the memorial site)

Ride Location: 3025 Gull Rd. Kalamazoo, MI 49048, Kalamazoo, MI  49048

Register for the ride using this link!

Chain Gang

Memorial Rides

June 14, 2016- Finish The Ride, Kalamazoo

​Check out this video from the event here!

July 4, 2016- Richland 4th of July Parade
Thank you to the over 55 bikers that came and rode in the annual holiday parade through Richland, to honor the victims and survivors of the Kalamazoo Bicycle Tragedy. 

June 16, 2016- Tour de Glenn Cyclists

"We took a picture of our group paying honor to those fallen and injured..."

Raised $1,000.00 for Kalamazoo Strong 

June 10, 2016- TC Rides for Kalamazoo 

Over 275 Traverse City cyclists joined members of Kalamazoo's Chain Gang, to remember the victims of Kalamazoo cycling tragedy. 
In partnership with Norte and the Cherry Capital Cycling Club, we raised over$1,500 for the victims and families through the Kalamazoo Strong Organization.
We've never been prouder to be part of a such an amazing community. 

June 26, 2016- Titanic Quarterly Cycling Club

"More than 30 Titanic Quarter CC riders took part in their #KalamazooStrong Memorial Ride from their base in the historic Titanic Quarter and made their way to Belfast City Hall where they stood in silence for one minute in honour of those who had died... Titanic Quarter Cycling Club is sending our strength and support to the families and to the people of Kalamazoo.”

Bicycle Club
    Kalamazoo, Mi