Cascade Bicycle Club Ebike World Record Ride & Expo powered by Rad Power Bikes

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Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

Join us for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ ride for most ebikes on a ride!

  Smiling woman walks e-bikeSaturday, September 15, 2018
  Magnuson Park, Lot E-5, Seattle WA
  Ebike World Record Ride: 2 p.m.
  Ebike Expo: 12 – 3 p.m.

Be a part of history! Grab an ebike and join us on a free light 2-mile parade around beautiful Magnuson Park as we attempt world record history. As part of the ride, there will also be an Ebike Expo with exhibitors showcasing great ebike products and accessories. All riders looking to participate will need to register and check-in by 1:30 p.m. Participants get a free commemorative t-shirt with their free registration!

Ebike owners, we need YOU to ride with us and make world record history. Any ebike with pedals and electrical motor should qualify!

  1. For the purposes of the record an electric bicycle, sometimes referred to as a light electric vehicle (LEV), is a bicycle with an attached motor used to assist with pedalling. Some can be propelled by the motor alone if the rider chooses not to pedal, while in others the motor will only run if the rider pedals. Both are acceptable.

No ebike? Try out an ebike yourself from multiple vendors at the Ebike Expo and witness the largest ebike parade in world history! There will be a limited number of ebikes available to use for the ride; first-come, first-serve.


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The event is FREE and you get a commemorative world record ride t-shirt (to the first 500 registered riders in attendance), but you will need to sign up for the ride so we can estimate attendance. If you are intereasted, come to the event and sign-up in person!


Ride Details

Start/Finish: lot E-5 in Magnuson Park



Route: A quick two mile ride through Magnuson Park's lake shore and beach area.

Parking: Bike parking and vehicle parking available at the event in lot E-5, and the other waterfront parking lots (E1-E4), and lot W6.

Visit one of our wonderful Exhibitors: 

Rad Power Bikes- The experts at Rad Power Bikes will be hosting a booth to share ebike advice and give away free swag. A handful of their ebikes will be available to borrow for the ride on a first-come, first served basis. If you need an ebike, swing by before registering to use one from Rad!   

G & O Family Cyclery- G&O Family Cyclery is your local, family-friendly bike shop specializing in bikes that help folks haul kids, groceries and gear. Get $200 off your next e-bike or cargo bike when you place your order during the expo!

Lime Bike- Lime will be supplying Ebikes free of charge for those who want to be a part of the record-breaking event, but do not own an Ebike. Grab a coupon code at their booth to claim your free ride.

Performance Bike Shop- With stores across the Puget Sound region Performance Bike shops are your one stop shop for ebikes, accessories, and service.

Bike Swift Seattle- Bike Swift offers high-quality electric bikes and electric bike conversion systems, all at an affordable price point. Snag $75 off any e-bike or e-bike system with discount code "Record" online or at the Bike Swift storefront in SLU (605 Eastlake Ave E).

Seattle Electric Bikes- Seattle Electric Bike features the largest selection of quality electric bikes in the Pacific Northwest, including mid-rive motor systems powered by Bosch, Yamaha, Shimano and Brose: highest-quality components, longest-range, lightest-weight, best warranty, highest torque, superior reliability and safety, manufactured by dependable, established brands. Featuring speed systems to 28mph, full-suspension mountain bikes, high-torque commuter bikes, and stylish cruisers and recreational models, the best folding e-bike ever--Tern Vektron, as well as the last word in cargo--the Tern GSD (Getting Stuff Done!)

Swift Industries- Based here in Seattle, Swift Industries makes a range of bicycle bags designed to carry all your goods and look good doing it. Whether your adventure takes you on a tour or to the grocery store, swing by the Swift Industries booth to learn about how their bags can help you get there.

Vashon E Bike- Vashon E-Bike offers Riese & Müller electric bikes for tours, rentals and sales. Come ride the hilly island roads and take the assist of our Bosch powered e-bikes or ride your own bike and bring friends who are game to ride with a little boost to keep up. Be sure to grab a 20% off rental coupon at their booth!

Puget Sound Energy- Together we can create a better energy future.  Join PSE to learn about various energy efficiency and renewable energy programs available to help you reduce your energy use, lower your carbon footprint, and save money on your energy bills.

Nuun Hydration- Swing by the Nuun booth for some free Nuun samples to keep you hydrated on your next ride!

In addition to all of our great exhibitors, we will have world famous Alexandra’s Macarons, Seattle’s bike-based Convoy Coffee, and Black Star Kebabs.  We are also excited to have a Cascade bike rodeo for kids at noon, where they can practice their bike skills and we’ll have a fenced off e-bike test area, for those looking for a short test-ride.

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"My son is learning how to ride a bike. I realized that he will not know a world without e-bicycles, and I almost want his first bike to be an ebike, so he can start riding hills. That way access for him is available instantly without having to build up to it."  — Nam-ho Park, Plain Strategies

E-bike and the Seattle Skyline

Photo courtesy of Machiko Threkeld, Cascade Ride Leader and ebike enthusiast

Magnuson Park - Parking Lot E-5
6600 NE 65th St
Seattle, WA 98115