Join the Joshua Chamberlain Society as we unite for a common cause and raise funds at the 2020 JCS Bike for Heroes. Tour the flat farmlands of the Mississippi Valley heading south out of Columbia, Illinois, with views of the bluffs as we support our adopted heroes. Get involved, give, and meet our heroes!

For more information about the four bike route options including the Ride with GPS links, please click the following link: Event Information.

The health, safety and well-being of everyone participating in Bike for Heroes is a priority at all times.  Please know that we are carefully following CDC and Department of Health Guidelines as it relates to COVID-19 and we will keep everyone informed should we need to make any changes to the event.  

To get started, just select the "REGISTER" button to start a team, join a team, or register with no team. Additional team members can be added by selecting the green "Add Another Registrant" button during Step 3. After you register, you can start your team or personal fundraising page by selecting the "Fundraising Page Set Up" button at the top of the online receipt.

Team Captains please note:  Make sure to provide your user name and password when prompted during registration to have access to your team and donor information from last year.

If you can not attend this event but would like to make a donation to The Joshua Chamberlain Society, please select the DONATE button. You can also donate to an individual or team by visiting their fundraising page under the TEAMS/PEOPLE tab.

Registration Fees:

Adult - $45: Pre-registration until July 31st with a guaranteed t-shirt and 80-mile lunch, as applicable. T-shirt and promotional items not guaranteed after July 31st. Price increases to $50 on the day of the event - cash and credit cards will be accepted.

Child - $10: Children ages 12 & under - any route (no t-shirt)

Virtual Rider - $45: Ride in support of JCS when and where you want. (t-shirt included if registered by July 31st)  Virtual Riders can also start a team to fundraise and ride when and where they want.

*Prizes will be awarded for the top fundraising individual and team (this is not required to participate in the ride)

The top individual fundraiser will win a custom jersey! (jersey design coming soon)

5th Annual JCS Bike for Heroes

August 22, 2020

Sunset Overlook Restaurant
Columbia, IL


Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020
Starts at: 06:00 AM


Sunset Overlook
11604 Bluff Rd
Columbia, IL 66236


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