ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — Sunday’s weather was perfect for thousands of cyclists at the St. Paul Classic Bike Tour.
The 21st annual classic is the state’s largest ride and includes cyclists of all ages and skill levels. Some of the families that participated Sunday have three generations of riders.READ MORE: Former Minneapolis Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson Fighting Stage 5 Kidney Disease
Two sisters at the race said despite the challenging ride, they were having a good time.READ MORE: Ex-Soldier's Company Works To Provide Security, Peace Of Mind For Churches
“The weather, seeing a different part of St. Paul, and everybody’s friendly, especially on the hills,” Karen Milk said. “You get a lot of encouragement. I love seeing the city.”MORE NEWS: Police: Boy's Body Found In Trunk Of Car In Mound, 2 Arrested
Riders can choose from a 15, 30 or 45 mile route. Five rest stops happen along the route and feature music and local food and drinks.