Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Login |  Register 
Find Products or Services in your local community
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Atchison welcome planned for cyclists

Credit: Facebook

(KAIR)--When the 2019 Biking Across Kansas event wraps up Saturday, a morning of activities are planned in Atchison, the final stop of the eight-day, 501 mile journey.

According to a release from the City of Atchison, the 45th annual tour is comprised of more than 800 cyclists, including some from the local area, who are expected to arrive in Atchison Saturday morning.

The final stop will include not only a celebratory dipping of front wheels in the Missouri River, at Atchison’s Independence Park, but also a ride through downtown Atchison’s parade route, complete with a welcome from the local community.

The release says a Bike Rodeo for Kids is also being coordinated by Live Well Live Atchison in conjunction with the arrival of the cyclists.

Planned from 9 until noon at Independence Park, the event will include a street-style agility course. Those wishing to attend should bring bikes or scooters, along with helmets.

The Biking Across Kansas cyclists will make their way to Atchison from another local host city, as Holton welcomes them with ceremonies on Friday.

The annual event began June 8 at the Kansas-Colorado state line, west of Goodland.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.

One killed in Atchison Co wreck
Meth found in child's system; mother arrested
Robinson man facing child sex charges
Woman hurt while trying to find her dog
Atchison man injured in 3-vehicle Johnson Co crash
Healing arts executive placed on probation
Two charged in Horton burglary
Special display coming to Hiawatha
Violent offender faces new charges
CMC in Falls City to stop delivering babies
Click Here For All Stories

New Marshall Co Attorney selected
USD 415 board approves amended budget
Violent offender faces new charges
Meth found in child's system; mother arrested
Two charged in Horton burglary
Storm Disaster Assistance Available to Kansas Farm Families
Day 1, Kansas Wheat Harvest Report
County to re-advertise for emergency management director
Frankfort awarded USDA loan
Falls City hospital to discuss future use of nursery space
Click Here For All Stories

©2019 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
Powered by Radio Media Group