Currently Scheduled “3 Feet 2 Pass” Rides around GA
Athens area “3 Feet 2 Pass” Rides
BikeAthens Group Ride: Fri, July 1st, 6-7PM, starting at City Hall
BikeAthens Social & 3 Feet 2 Pass celebration: 7-8PM at Little Kings
When: Sat, July 2, 8am – 10am
Where: Bishop Park, Athens, GA
The full ride is a 45-mile Apple Valley/Brockton Loop, and we are also including an escorted, flat 8-mile out-and-back run on the Jefferson Road bypass. This shorter option is ideal for new and less experienced riders. Questions: Ken@AthensGaBicycling.com
Atlanta “3 Feet 2 Pass” Ride
Friday, July 1, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Woodruff Park
Hosted By: Atlanta Bicycle Coalition
Cobb County “3 Feet 2 Pass” Ride
July 2nd, Bike Cobb & Free Flite will lead a celebratory ride commemorating the enactment of the 3′ law.
Ride starts at 8 a.m. on Saturday July 2 at
4177 Roswell Road
Marietta, Ga. 30062
LaGrange “3 Feet 2 Pass” Ride
When/Where: July 2nd – roll out at 7:30AM from Upper Glass Bridge Access, LaGrange, GA
3 routes to choose from – 20, 30, 53
Route links will be available onwww.westgeorgiaflyers.org
Cook out afterward – must RSVP to Vicki at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Macon “3 Feet 2 Pass” Ride
Sat, July 2nd, 8:00 am
Presbyterian Church on Bass & Rivoli Rd
Host: Bike Tech
Milledgeville “3 Feet 2 Pass” Ride
Friday, July 1 · 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Milledgeville City Parking Lot on S. Jefferson Street beside Oconee Outfitters
Host: Bicycling Club of Milledgeville
Multiple Savannah area “3 Feet 2 Pass” Rides:
Sat July 2nd, 37/28 miles
Darien, GA 9:00am ride departs. Meet at the parking lot between City Hall and the County Courthouse on the east side of Route 17. Contact: Patrice Cole 912 898 1731
Mon, July 4
10:00am ride departs. Meet at the north end of Forsyth Park Bull St @ Gaston St. Contact: Ed Jewell 912 826 3657
Thanks to the grassroots advocacy of Georgia’s cycling community, HB 101 was signed into law by Governor Deal! The changes made by the bill, including a 3 foot passing distance requirement, go into effect on July 1st. This new law is a great step forward for bicycle safety, but it will only be effective if it is widely known by Georgia’s drivers.
The state’s bike shops, cycling clubs, and advocacy organizations can help get the word out by hosting a 3 Feet 2 Pass Ride on the weekend of July 1st, when the law goes into effect!
Thanks to all those who have already scheduled a 3 Feet 2 Pass Ride!
Rides are currently scheduled in Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Norcross, LaGrange, & Savannah. Sponsoring organizations
include the Southern Bicycle League, the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, Athens GA Bicycling Club, BikeAthens, Wheel Movement,
Ravinia Rollers, West Georgia Flyers, and the Savannah Bicycle Campaign.
Please feel free to modify and use our 3 Feet 2 Pass Ride press release to alert your local media about your ride.