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12th Annual Storming of Thunder Ridge

May 23, 2021

Make friends with fellow cyclists at the Storming of Thunder Ridge

The Storming of Thunder Ridge is Lynchburg, Virginia’s premier road cycling event and attracts hundreds from around the country. With the Blue Ridge Mountains as your backdrop, come test your stamina on the hills of the Blue Ridge Parkway, there’s a ride for everyone: 27, 45, 75 and 100 mile options. The ride START/FINISH takes place at the Jamerson Family YMCA with post-ride celebration to relax and enjoy your accomplishments.


May 23, 2021
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Lynchburg, Virginia
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