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Photo Opportunity: A Sea of Bikes Ready to Roll for 6th Annual Tour de Mississauga this Sunday!

Sep 13, 2013

MISSISSAUGA, September 13, 2013 – The Mississauga Cycling Advisory Committee encourages you to join more than 2,100 riders who will cycle 120,000 km throughout the city for the 6th annual Tour de Mississauga this Sunday.

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What: Tour de Mississauga - Beginning and ending at Mississauga Celebration Square, the event features four different routes with a new 15 km Family Ride. It is open to cyclists seven years old and up with any level of experience.

Who: Mayor Hazel McCallion
Chris Fonseca, Councillor, Ward 3
Members of the Mississauga Cycling Advisory Committee
Participants on their bikes

When: Sunday, September 15
7:45 a.m. Opening Remarks
8 a.m. 100 km Challenge Road Ride departs
8:30 a.m. 60 km Signature Ride departs
9:30 a.m. 30 km Leisure Ride departs
10:30 a.m. 15 km Family Ride departs

Where: Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Dr. (Duke of York Blvd. and Burnhamthorpe Rd. W.)

For more information, visit mississaugacycling.ca/tour.

Twittercue: Today is the last day to register for the 6th annual Tour de Mississauga. Register online at mississaugacycling.ca/tour

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Media Contact:
Kimberly Hicks
Communications Advisor, Transportation & Works
Phone: 905-615-3200 x5232
TTY:    905-896-5151
Email:   kimberly.hicks@mississauga.ca


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