Tour de Gem, The Dayton Cycling Classic

 Sunday, September 1

Start/Finish at RiverScape Pavilion

237 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH

  • The Tour de Gem is first and foremost a fundraising event.  All proceeds from donations made to riders will go to the designated nonprofit.
  • The Tour de Gem is an event created to foster a sense of community, history, pride and healthy living through cycling, while establishing  an ongoing fundraising vehicle for local charities
  • A well supported, enjoyable ride attracting cyclists of all ages and abilities from throughout the Region
  • Registration is $35 before July 15 and $50 after July 15.  Register early and take advantage of this discount.

More about the Tour de Gem from Walt Hibner

  • The Start/Finish be at 237 E. Monument St. in front of the RiverScape Pavilion in downtown Dayton.  The routes will take riders through many local communities spotlighting a wide variety of local area Gems!


Family Fun Path Rides - 1-26 miles along riverfront bike paths

Half Metric Century+ - 38 miles on roads going east, turning south and heading back to RiverScape

Metric Century+ - 65 miles on roads starting at RiverScape, headed south to Springboro, west to Germantown and Farmersville and back to RiverScape

Century+ - 103 miles on roads, combining the Metric and Half Metric routes, starting and finishing at RiverScape

2019 Route Table

Helmets are mandatory NO rider will be allowed to participate without a helmet.


Tour de Gem is sponsored by The Kettering

Health Network and Rotary Club of Dayton

2019 KNH Logo
Rotary logo small.PNG

 The Tour de Gem Fund is a component Fund of The Dayton Foundation
TDF ColorLogo.jpg