Online registration is closed. You can still join us on the day of, and register at the event on Sunday, June 23rd. 

 

Date: Sunday, June 23rd, 2024

Location: University of Guelph, W. F. Mitchell Athletics Centre, West Gymnasium

Tour de Guelph 2024 Event Day Schedule:

6:45 a.m. Event site open for rider check in and same day registration and browsing vendors
7:30 a.m. Paisley Dental 100 km ride departs
8:30 a.m. 75 km ride departs
9:00 a.m. 50 km multi-surface route departs
9:30 a.m. 50 km road route departs
10:00 a.m. Family Fun Zone opens
10:15 am 25 km ride departs
10:45 am 5/10 km ride departs
11:30 a.m. Harvey’s BBQ lunch starts (continues until 1:00 p.m.)
12:30 p.m. Family Fun Zone closes
1:30 p.m. Event site closes

Parking is in P12 beside the arena, follow the directional signs that will be all around and within the University grounds.

For those who choose Ride Anytime, the ride period begins Friday, June 14th, 2024, and ends Sunday, June 23rd, 2024. You can design any route you like with any start and end location, or choose one of the Tour de Guelph routes shown below.

Online Registration Options

Online registration closes on Wednesday, June 19th. You can still join us on the day of, and register at the event on Sunday, June 23rd. 

Fundraise to Ride (25 km, 50 km, 75 km, and the Paisley Dental 100 km road routes, 50 km multi-surface route)

No registration fee! Only a minimum $50 donation or fundraising commitment.

Free-wheeler

A $50 registration fee and no fundraising commitment.

5/10 km all ages & abilities route

No registration fee! Only a minimum $25 donation or fundraising commitment per person.

Ride Anytime

Can’t join us on Sunday, June 23rd? No problem. You can ride anytime starting June 14th and until June 23rd. No registration fee! Only a minimum $50 donation or fundraising commitment.

Please note: All registrations are final. If you are unable to attend, a charitable donation receipt can be issued for the registration fee.

NEW 2024 Routes Maps

Most routes have been modified or designed new for 2024! Planning cycling routes takes a lot of care and consideration and we thank the folks at Speed River Bicycle for helping to plan this year’s routes! Please be sure to check back on this page or watch your email for updates prior to the event. Sometimes routes may need to be augmented due to construction that is unknown at the time the routes are first designed.

Fundraise to Ride: Accessible Bike Loop (5/10 km)

This will be a route through the Village by the Arboretum. Follow the signs!

25 km Route

50 km Multi-Surface Route

50 km Route

 

75 km Route

Paisley Dental 100 km Route

Note that routes will only be marked for the group ride on Sunday, June 23rd. We strongly recommend bringing a mobile device so you may refer to the map while you’re out on your ride.

Need some help registering?

Are you a returning or new rider? Follow the steps below when registering.

Registering for 2024 and were a past participant:

  1. Click Register
  2. Choose Registration Type (Individual, Create, or Join team) and click continue
  3. Create Account pop-up appears
  4. Click on the LOG IN button if you participated in the past
  5. Enter your username and password from the last time you registered
    1. If you forget one of them, click on the Forgot username/password link
    2.  If going this step, enter in either your email or username to trigger the email
  6. If you have successfully remembered your past username and password, enter them, click Log In and continue with the registration flow

Register for 2024 as a brand new participant (You have not participated before):

  1. Click Register
  2. Choose Registration Type (Individual, Create, or Join team) and click continue
  3. Create Account pop-up appears
  4. Insert your email address and create a username and password and click the register button
  5. Continue with and complete the registration flow

Tour de Guelph 2024 Finisher’s Podium

You can find the Finishers’ Podium on-site on the day of the group ride event. GuelphToday.com will be taking professional photos that will be featured in an Online Rider Photo Album. For all those participating in the Ride Anytime option, you can submit your own photos to GuelphToday.com to be included in the album.

Hydration & Snacks sponsored by DENSO Manufacturing Canada

With thanks to DENSO Manufacturing Canada, riders can stay hydrated and well fueled for their ride!

Inside the West Gymnasium where you’ll go to check in for your ride, stop by the DENSO vendor area to pick up some snacks for the road or to enjoy some coffee or tea while you wait for your ride to depart.

Bring Fill Drink

Before you head out for your ride, you can, fill your water bottle at the Guelph Water Wagon located outside near the start area.

BBQ Lunch provided by Harvey’s Restaurants of Guelph

Harvey's

Once again, Harvey’s will be providing a BBQ lunch with your choice of a classic beef hamburger or veggie burger, toped the way you like it!

Roadside Assistance & First-Aid Help

Tour de Guelph Central Help Desk: 226-979-7626 

Roadside assistance for help with bike mechanical issues will be available, provided by Speed River Bicycle.

Speed River Bicycle Logo

For first aid assistance in response to non-life-threatening or critical injuries, MedVent first-aiders will be stationed where they can come to you by bike

For serious and life-threatening injuries, call 911. Once 911 has been dispatched, please also report the incident to the central help desk.