Bike Tour 2017 - Recommended Items

For Your Bike:

  • Tuned bike (properly adjusted seat, tires are full, brakes and gears work well...)
  • Helmet (mandatory!)
  • Spare bike tubes
  • Patch kit
  • Cycling gloves
  • Bike tools (allen wrenches, tire pump, tire levers...)
  • Two water bottles (water stations on route)

Need to rent a bike? Book with NOMAD Mobile Gear Rentals and a portion of your rental fee will be donated to Branch Out! 

 For Your Fashion:

  • Cycling jersey, shorts and socks (new Specialized clothes and accessories will be on sale at registration)
  • Windbreaker/Rain Gear
  • Arm and leg warmers
  • Appropriate Footwear
  • Swimsuit 

*Don’t forget your most outrageous outfits for your chance to win great prizes! 


For Yourself:

  • First aid kit
  • Sunscreen
  • Anti-chaffing ointment (Recommended)
  • Any medication needed (bring a minimum 2 days worth)
  • Additional snacks (breakfast, lunch and dinner provided on ride day)
  • Credit Card and cash for Silent Auction/raffle
  • Your game face (and all related materials)


Part-Time Cycling Model and Branchy Board Member Sarah Lang: