IMPORTANT NEWS REGARDING 2020 TOUR DE SUMMERLIN
As we navigate together through this challenging time we want to remind you that the health and wellness of our Summerlin community and our team members is always our top priority.
We are diligently monitoring updates surrounding COVID-19 to evaluate the situation on a daily basis and we are strictly adhering to recommended guidelines from federal, state, and local authorities.
At this time, some retailers and restaurants have adjusted operating hours so please check with individual businesses regarding hours during this time. Many restaurants are increasing their “To Go” and delivery business so customers can take comfort in their favorite foods at home.
We are also working with multiple organizations to reschedule their events that were previously scheduled to be hosted through April at Downtown Summerlin. This is in alignment with the CDCs direction that group events of more than 10 people are limited through this time.
The Wellness Festival that includes Tour de Summerlin and Summerlin Half Marathon has been rescheduled to November 7, 2020.
Please check back at Summerlin.com for future updates.
SOUTHERN NEVADA’S LONGEST RUNNING BICYCLE EVENT
The 2020 Tour de Summerlin will mark our 20th year running and we are so appreciative for all the sponsors, riders and volunteers who have supported our event over the past 19 years. This event was and still is made possible through the encouragement and support of the beautiful Masterplan of Summerlin and the Howard Hughes Corporation. Back in 2000 we set out to create the most ‘rider friendly’ bicycling event in the southwest, and we’ve stuck to that mission year after year after year.
One of the most unique aspects of the Tour de Summerlin is the abundant amount of biking lanes that are used throughout the different routes. Our #1 commitment has always been rider safety and utilizing miles and miles of biking lanes creates a ‘rider friendly’ experience. It’s also hard to beat the winning combination of Summerlin’s man-made amenities and Mother Nature. This event shows off the active lifestyle for which this area is known for with scenic backdrops that make it one of the best places to bicycle in the entire Southwest.
This year’s start and finish line will again be located at beautiful Downtown Summerlin. This is the ultimate destination for shopping, dining and entertainment in southern Nevada and sure to create a dynamic and engaging experience for the entire community. Invite your family, friends and supporters to come out and enjoy a day of shopping and dining before heading over to the finish line to cheer you on!
We will continue to offer three different ride distances: 80, 40 and 20 miles. With it being so early in the biking season (April), we believe that it’s important to maintain routes that are still challenging enough for the most serious riders, but also attainable for those riders who are looking to push themselves to a higher level or complete a long distance for the first time as the weather begins to warm. We are constantly striving to enhance and improve our ride experiences. This involves evaluating current and future road construction, possible safety issues and minimizing stoplight and stop sign constrictions. Please make sure you are following us on Facebook and Twitter to receive the most current and up-to-date information. We look forward to seeing you at this year’s event!