Ride to Unite is Cycle St. Louis’ main annual awareness event that precedes the Gateway Cup competitive races on the Saturday of Labor Day weekend at Francis Park in the St. Louis Hills neighborhood. It’s a fun, 5-mile ride on the closed race course that is geared for individuals with disabilities but EVERYONE (all ages and abilities) is encouraged to participate, including families with children. Professional and amateur racers ride alongside ride alongside participants to demonstrate their support of more inclusive cycling community in the St. Louis region. After the ride, participants can enjoy free coffee, learn more about adaptive cycling and enjoy exciting competitive racing. Stay tuned for 2020 details.
The Gateway Cup is a four-day professional and amateur cycling event in St. Louis that attracts elite cyclists from across the country to compete in four days of criterium style racing. The nation’s top professional Men’s and Women’s cycling teams participate and we’ll likely see past and current National Champions, Olympians as well as riders that have achieved international success.