Capital City Century

Always the first Sunday after Labor Day

KofCmapThe Capital City Century (CCC) is one of the oldest cycling events in central Illinois, attracting attracting 800+ riders from multiple states. This year's CCC will be held on Sunday, September 13th, 2015 at the Knights of Columbus, 2200 South Meadowbrook Road, Springfield Illinois. The CCC is a recreational ride (not a race!) attracting riders of all ages and ability levels.

cap city century T 15 27850 300x300Distance options are 10, 25, 40, 62 and 100 miles over flat to slightly rolling terrain. A special double metric (125 mile) Challenge option will be offered again in 2015.The CCC features organized food stops, SAG service, and a post-ride party at the Knights of Columbus in Springfield. Consider coming a day early (September 12th) and taking part in a free, 8-mile Historic Ride that features many Springfield area sites.

This year's t-shirt (pictured at right) is offered in either 100% poly or a semi-wicking 50/50 poly/cotton blend. The design, by Springfield artist Jeff Williams, features Honest Abe riding his bicycle through historic Clayville. The t-shirt can be ordered through PayPal when you register for the CCC and a limited number will be available at the event.

Check the Capital City Century Facebook Page for the latest CCC news!

Download the Registration Form

I you haven't registered yet you can complete the downloadable registration form (pdf format) and bring it with you to the Knights of Columbus Sunday morning. We'll also have plenty of forms at the K of C of you'd prefer.

CCC Sponsors

Thanks to our generous CCC sponsors: