The Bike Project Local Links

Local Bicycling Resource List Champaign-Urbana bike resources: list of local bike shops, teams, clubs and advocacy groups

Local Bike Shops Champaign


Calendar of Bike Events, Rides, Races, Workshops, Meetings, and more

C-U Biking Calendar Multi-organization combined C-U area bike event calendar. "The C-U Biking Calendar strives to be a comprehensive source of information for all biking-related happenings in Champaign-Urbana and nearby communities."


Local Riding and Racing

Prairie Cycle Club "Bicycle Club for Champaign Country, Illinois" Offers several weekly rides for different experience levels.

C-U Racing Cycling Team "Promoting Bike Racing in Central Illinois"

Fighting Illini Triathlon Club offers three separate weekly workouts for biking, swimming, and running.

Urbana-Champaign Bike Ride  "Let's go for a ride today!" Provides local biking information, local trip maps and routes, and the UC Bike Ride mailing list, which helps "set up impromptu 'pick-up' bike rides in the Urbana-Champaign area."

Kickapoo Mountain Bike Club Mountain biking in Kickapoo State Park near Danville, IL. The KMBC had led an organized, authorized effort to clear several trails in the northeastern section of the park for the purpose of mountain biking. See website for maps, rides, trail conditions, and information on trail work days.


Bike Registration in Urbana and Chamapign

Besides registering your bike: keep handy a photo of your bike, know your bike's make/model/color, record your bike's engraved serial number and keep your bike's original purchase receipt.

University of Illinois at U-C Online Bike Registraton - Online registration, includes option to upload photo of your bike

City of Urbana Bike Registraton - Register by mailing in the online form, or register in person at Finance Department, Urbana City Building, 400 S. Vine St, Urbana, IL

Champaign Fire Department Bike Registraton (scroll to "Bike Registrations") "The Champaign Fire Department provides citizens the opportunity to register bicycles free of cost at all fire stations from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. hours seven days a week."


Local Bicycling Advocacy

Champaign County Bikes

Champaign Country Bikes email discussion list - CCB's active and informed discussion group
The League of Illinois Bicyclists "The statewide advocacy voice for all Illinois bicyclists"