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Release Date: September 11, 2018

by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office



  • The 2018 Pontotoc Pursuit Bicycle Ride will take place Saturday, Sept. 29 at Wintersmith Park, 1700 Wintersmith Drive, Ada, Oklahoma.

ADA, Okla. – With the hope of cool weather on the way, lace up your shoes and ready your bicycles for the annual Pontotoc Pursuit Bicycle Ride, Saturday, Sept. 29.

Held in conjunction with the 2018 Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting and Festival, the Pontotoc Pursuit will begin at 8 a.m. at Wintersmith Park, 1700 Wintersmith Drive.

Four different routes will take cyclists through the countryside, including an 8-mile, 30-mile, 44-mile and 77-mile trek. 

Individual pre-registration is $25 until Sept. 29. On-site registration fees are $35 for individuals and $50 for families. The first 100 registrants will receive a complimentary T-shirt. All registered participants will be eligible for prize drawings.

All riders are required to sign in at the registration table on the day of the event to ensure accurate route counts.

Participation medals will be awarded as cyclists cross the finish line.

The Kiwanis children’s rides and mini golf will be open to the public at no charge from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

To register, please visit Chickasaw.net/PontotocPursuit and complete or download the registration form. Printed forms can be hand-delivered to the Chickasaw Foundation, 2020 Arlington, Suite 4, or mailed to the Chickasaw Foundation, P.O. Box 1726, Ada, OK 74821.

For more information, contact the Chickasaw Foundation at (580) 421-9030.

Last Updated: 09/16/2016