Ride Day Highlights

Your registration includes a day of fun and fitness plus activities and support from the day you register until the Bloomin’.



Parking opens at Sherwood Island & breakfast becomes available.


Check-in/Registration opens. You must bring your helmet.


This ride is self-paced. It is NOT a race.


Rest stops on ride routes close. The 40K has 1 food stop, the 75K has 2 food stops and the 100K has 3 food stops.


After your ride, participants enjoy free: Lunch from local food trucks. Use the stub on your bib for your lunch. (Additional tickets available for purchase.) Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream, After-Ride Massage, Live Music, Raffles, and more! Stay and enjoy the day at Sherwood Island!

There are NO official start times.

Suggested start times:

  • 100K (63 mi): 7 am to 7:30 am
  • 75K (48 mi): 7:30 am to 9 am
  • 40K (27 mi): 8:30 am to 9:30 am
  • 25K (15 mi): 9 am to 10 am

Optional for Less Experienced cyclists: 9:00 am ride on 25K (15 mi) route, led by experienced ride leaders, average speed 10mph.


15 Miles


27 Miles


48 Miles


63 Miles

Official routes will be posted about a week before the Bloomin'


4 incredible, well-marked routes along beautiful shores and through classic countryside. Routes will be finalized a week prior to the Bloomin’ with cue sheets, maps and GPX posted at that time. Choose your route on the day of the Bloomin’. You can switch routes during the early portions of your ride as the routes overlap for a few miles. Our routes have extensive ride marshal and police support to keep everything running smoothly and safely.

Bloomin’ Metric

May 20th, 2018

Sherwood Island State Park Westport, CT

Register Now

Contact Us


P.O. Box 1144, Darien, CT 06820


About Sound Cyclists Bicycle Club

We are a volunteer-run recreational road cycling club located in Fairfield County. Our club annually provides 1300+ organized rides and events, serving cyclists of all levels. We stress safety, fun and fitness, and host a variety of social activities.

Learn more at www.soundcyclists.com

© Sound Cyclists Bicycle Club, All Rights Reserved