2017 Lorie's Lakeside Century

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Registration is closed

Lorie’s Lakeside Century is for experienced riders, novices, individuals and groups – with routes of 26, 39, 62, 75 and 100 miles.  It’s a tour, not a race, so you can ride at any pace you choose.  The terrain is flat to gently rolling, hilly but no “killers.”  All routes travel to Lake Michigan and the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Ride through Victorian-era towns and farmland on scenic back roads and enjoy incredible views along Lake Michigan.  Rest and re-group at sag stops that highlight some of the spots we treasure.  And experience Hoosier Hospitality at its finest!

In memory of Lorie Kirkley, the ride benefits the Visiting Nurse Association of Porter County, a nonprofit organization providing compassionate home health and hospice care to those in need in the community.

See the Ride Details section under the "About the Ride" tab for more information.


$100 Pledge Getter “Free Ride” – If you plan on having $100 in pledges/donations turned in by the day of the ride, your registration will be waived, you will receive ONE FREE 2016 t-shirt and you will get a “memory/honor” sign, with your loved one’s name, that will be placed at a SAG stop along your route. Go to the Fundraising tab to print the pledge sheet and for pledge getting tips.


Registration is closed


Thank You

A big thank you to all who participated, donated, and volunteered in 2016.

And put your hands together to applaud our 2016 Sponsors:  Porter Health Care System and Urschel Laboratories, Jones & Kirkley Family, Puntillo & Crane Orthodontics, Calumet Crank Club, Shive-Hattery, Task Force Tips Inc, Valparaiso Soft Touch Carwash, DLZ, Lakeside Wealth Mgmt, Prompt Ambulance, General Insurance, Martin Secruity Systems inc, Schoolhouse Shop, Martin Binder Jeweler, Kaufmann Chiropractic, Home Mountain Printing, Coastal Valley Water Company, Culver's of Chesterton, Burek Farms, Family Express, Jim Shaw, Philips Ace Hardware and Town & Country.


Questions about this event?

Contact us at 219-531-8049, llc@vnaportercounty.org or use our Contact Us tab at the bottom of this page.  If you are interested in serving on a committee for Lorie’s Lakeside Century 2016, please contact us at 219-462-5195. We’d love to have you! 




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