2015 National Bike Challenge Recap

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The 2015 National Bike Challenge is finished, and Allen County once again ranked as the best in Kansas, and one of the top local challenges in the nation:


Our Bike Allen County local challenge was ranked #6 in the country, racking up 28,664 miles, with 113 participants:

National Bike Challenge 2015: Bike Allen County

The top riders in the county were:

National Bike Challenge 2015: Bike Allen County Riders

Congrats to Randy Rasa and Elizabeth Cox, who rode every day during the challenge! Statewide, Randy ranked #8 among all riders, and Elizabeth ranked #4 among women.

Iola was ranked as the #5 city in the state of Kansas, trailing only Wichita, Topeka, Lawrence, and Great Bend. Humboldt ended the challenge at #11. 84 Iola riders pedaled 18,888 miles, while 25 Humboldt riders logged 7,886 miles, with 1 La Harpe rider totaling 1,890 miles.

Well done, everyone!

Keep on pedaling over the fall, winter, and spring, and we’ll hit it hard again next May!