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Tour De Charleston

Sat September 30, 2023 Charleston, IL 61920 US Directions


12.5 mile

9:30AM CDT

25 mile

9:15AM CDT

50 mile

9:00AM CDT

Kids' Races

8:30AM CDT


520 Jackson Ave
Charleston, IL US 61920


4 kids' races by age groups starting at 8:30. 

3 race routes: 12.5 miles, 25 miles, and 50 miles

Timed Rides – Overall winner trophies plus first and second place awards for all age divisions

Scenic routes throughout Charleston and the surrounding central Illinois countryside

Professional race photography by EIU's photo journalism department. 

Bibs, timing chips, and Tour de Charleston shirt for all adult races. Must register by 9/12 to be guaranteed an event shirt. 

Food and water stations along race route

No gasoline-powered motorized bikes are allowed. 
Battery assisted electric bikes known as E-Bikes are allowed.  E-Bike participants are ineligible for medals.  

Beer Tent and Food Trucks starting at 11:00 AM

Festival on the Square following the race

If you would like to view the course routes you can see them here:
12.5 Mile:

25 Mile:

50 Mile:


Age groups for awards:

18 and under
19 to 29
30 to 39
40 to 49
50 to 59
60 to 60
70 and over

Refunds will be considered but not promised up until 1 month until the event date. We are unable to issue refunds less than 1 month away from the event because at that time we have already paid for your race items.

Race Contact Info

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