Bike MS Ride Across Minnesota event coming to Austin

Just over 300 bicyclists will be in Austin Thursday through Saturday to participate in the two-day Bike MS: Ride Across MN event, hosted by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  KAUS News spoke with Nancy Schnable, Executive Director of Discover Austin who gave a rundown of the activities that will be taking place during the event….

On July 23rd, bicyclists will be traveling on Hwy 56, Hwy 105 and various Mower County roads as the event route takes cyclists over 50-miles extending south of Austin and into Iowa. On July 24, the bicyclists will follow an over 60-mile route north of Austin, including Hwy 251, Hwy 30, Hwy 218 and various other Mower, Freeborn, and Dodge County roads.  Further information concerning the event, including ride details, registration for the ride itself and a full schedule of events can be found at