MILWAUKEE BREWERS HITTING 4 THE CYCLE

  • Miller Park - Saturday, August 25, 2018 1:30 PM

  • Hitting 4 the Cycle - 1:30PM

Date, Time, and Location

The 4th annual Hitting 4 the Cycle benefit bike ride will be hosted on Saturday, August 25 at 1:30pm, rain or shine. The starting line will be located in Miller Park’s Uecker Lot. (east of the stadium)

Participants are encouraged to arrive between 1:00pm-1:15pm on the day of the ride.

Registration

Consistent with the mission of Brewers Community Foundation, all proceeds from Hitting 4 the Cycle will support programming that positively impacts the lives of children and families in Greater Milwaukee and Wisconsin. Selected beneficiaries are Urban Ecology Center and Dreambikes.

Online registration will close on August 23rd at 11:59pm CT.

Limited walk-up registration will be made available on the morning of the ride.

Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. No refunds will be given under any circumstance, even upon event cancellation due to weather.

There is no age minimum to participate.

Commemorative tech t-shirts are not-gender specific.

Click here to view Packet Pick-Up information.

Pricing

Registration Level March 22nd -
June 30th
June 30th
August 23rd
August 25th
(Walk-Up Registration)
Registration Cost $50 $60 $65
Fundraising Required $50 $50 $50

Individual Entry Includes:

  • Invitation to tailgate party after the ride with complimentary food & beverage.
  • Ticket to Brewers game after the ride. (option to exchange for a ticket on a different day is presented during registration)
  • Commemorative tech t-shirt.

Team Entry Includes:

  • Invitation to tailgate party after the ride with complimentary food & beverage.
  • Ticket to Brewers game after the ride. (option to exchange for a ticket on a different day is presented during registration)
  • Commemorative tech t-shirt.
  • One Bonus Terrace Level ticket to a mutually agreed-upon 2018 Brewers game.
  • Complimentary bobblehead for each member.
  • Teams of 10 or more will have each of their bonus tickets upgraded to Loge Level, and will receive a group tour of Miller Park on a mutually agreed-upon date.

Hitting 4 the Cycle Timeline

Event Day

Saturday (8/25)’s Timeline:

  • 12:30pm- The Uecker Lot opens for participants to enter for Hitting 4 the Cycle. DreamBikes is available to begin biker support. Walk-Up Registration, and Packet Pick-Up are made available under the Hitting 4 the Cycle tent in the northwest corner of the lot
  • 1:15pm- Riders begin to congregate near the starting line
  • 1:25pm- Cecelia Gore, Executive Director of Brewers Community Foundation (and other special guests) welcome riders
  • 1:30pm- Hitting 4 the Cycle officially begins
  • 3:30pm- Food begins being served at the tailgate party under the Hitting 4 the Cycle tent in the northwest corner of the Uecker Lot. Food continues to be served until 5:30pm
  • 5:00pm- Raffles hosted for Brewers and biking prizes
  • 6:00pm- Tailgate Party officially ends
  • 6:10pm- Brewers vs Pirates game begins

Parking:

  • The Parking Lot being used for the ride is the Uecker Lot at Miller Park, located directly east of the stadium. 
  • Parking Lots will open at 12:30pm on Saturday. Please have your parking passes ready to be checked by parking attendants. 
  • Your complimentary parking pass allows you to remain in the lot throughout the duration of the tailgate party and the Brewers vs Pirates game

Starting Line:

  • The starting line will be located next to the Registration/Tailgate Tent in the northwest corner of the Uecker Lot
  • Walk up registration will be available while supplies last for $65 (with the required additional $50 donation, bringing the total to $115) on the day of the ride. 

Course/Route:

  • Check out the course map here
  • There will be several rest stations along the route, as labeled on the above map
  • Be sure to wear your wristband while riding to receive admittance to the rest stops

Medical Assistance/Bike Mechanics:

  • Medical assistance will be provided along the course by Wisconsin Bike Patrol. Please look for them along the route, and call their phone number on the course map at any time
  • Bike assistance will be provided by one of Hitting 4 the Cycle’s beneficiaries- DreamBikes. They will be available at various points along the route, as well as near the start/finish line to assist with any bike issues free of charge

After-Party: 

  • Upon completing the ride, each participant is invited to partake in a post-event tailgate party catered by Smoke Shack. The food will not begin being served until 3:30pm to allow everyone to enjoy to take their time on the course and enjoy the ride, and will remain being served until 5:30pm
  • Restrooms will be available at the Tailgate Haus, near the tailgate area
  • Each participant is automatically entered to win one of several Brewers and biking-themed prizes at the tailgate party. Must be present to win!
  • Bike Racks will be available for participants to store their bikes during the tailgate party, and during the Brewers vs Pirates game. During the game, they will be watched by Brewers team security

Rain or Shine!

Forecasts call for 80 degrees and sunshine on Saturday, but Hitting 4 the Cycle will be held rain or shine! Unless there is lightning spotted or a torrential downpour occurs, the ride will begin at 1:30pm

Thank You to our Sponsors

Thank you to the following organizations for their generous support of Hitting 4 the Cycle- Prairie Springs: The Paul Fleckenstein Trust, Smoke Shack, 620 WTMJ Radio, 97.3 FM Radio, 106.1 FM Radio, 1130 AM Radio, 920 AM Radio, 100.7 FM Radio, 95.7 FM Radio, Trek, Wheel & Sprocket.

Thank You for Supporting our Beneficiaries

Thank you again for your support of our beneficiaries- Urban Ecology CenterDreamBikes, and UWM’s Life Impact Program. Your participation and fundraising enables Brewers Community Foundation to support the quality work they are doing to improve the quality of life in Greater Milwaukee and beyond. 100% of the proceeds from the ride will be directed to these three organizations.