TACKY Tour is Sunday, April 23, 2017!
The popular Hastings Kiwanis TACKY Tour is back! We’re partnering with CycleNebraska to make the ride even better!
CycleNebraska is a community of people across the state who love to be on their bikes. They are growing a community of cyclists, focused on the shared lifestyle and joy that comes from riding a bike.
They also believe in supporting good causes—and a partnership with Hastings Kiwanis is a perfect fit for both groups.
- Registration is 12:00 to 12:45 p.m. at Central Community College in Hastings.
- Start time is 1:00 p.m.
- Details and a registration form are available here (.pdf).
- Online registration: Click Here!
Break out the bike shorts as we tour the quiet, paved roads of Adams County while saving the lives of babies and mothers through the Kiwanis Eliminate Project.
The Eliminate Project provides immunizations against maternal and neonatal tetanus, a preventable disease which currently kills one baby every nine minutes in the world’s poorest regions.
Open to all ages, the TACKY Tour is a fun, non-competitive bike ride with distances of 10, 22, 31 or 52 miles.
While riding, listen for the barks from the prairie dog town as you pass by. take in the sights of the former Naval Ammunition Depot with its historic brick buildings and row after row of storage bunkers. the largest naval munitions plant during WWII, it produced more than 40% of the U.S. Navy’s munitions during the height of the war.
Must be postmarked on or before April 10; includes t-shirt.
After April 9 and Day of Tour: $25
Does not include a t-shirt.
Fee includes fully supported rest stops and an after-ride meal!
To print a registration form, download this brochure (.pdf).
Or, Register Online >>
We look forward to seeing you on this year’s TACKY Tour!
Directions to CCC
Physical address: 550 S Technical Blvd, Hastings, NE 68902-1024
Directions: Take Exit 312 from I-80. Turn South on Hwy 281 for about 13 miles. Turn Left (East) onto 42nd St./281 Bypass. Follow the Bypass as it turns South after 1.5 miles and continue South for 3 miles until you reach the stoplight at Hwy 6.
Turn Left (East) onto Hwy 6 and go about 1.5 miles. Look for the green CCC sign on your right. Turn Right (South) onto Technical Blvd. Turn Right (West) at the second roundabout onto E Community Drive Look for parking on your left.
After the Ride
Join us for sandwiches, chips, potato salad, and fruit near the registration area when you return from the ride. Additional meals can be purchased for your family and friends who may not have participated in the ride. A vegetarian option will be available.
Helmets are required. Roads are open to traffic, so please obey all traffic and safety rules. All riders must sign a waiver at registration. Riders under 18 years old must have a parent or guardian sign their waiver.