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A lifetime of bicycle travel adventure awaits you. Just for applying, all applicants will receive:

Intro to Bike Travel recipients (two awards available) will receive:

Outdoor Leadership recipients (two awards available) will receive:

  • Participation in a Leadership Training course of your choice, which includes meals and accommodations during the course:
  • A $400 travel stipend to get you to and from the Leadership Training course,
  • A $200 credit from BikeFlights.com to get your bike to and from the Intro to Road Touring course (only valid for travel within the U. S.),
  • A $100 gift certificate to Cyclosource to update your gear,
  • Bike lock, courtesy of ABUS,
  • An Adventure Cycling self-contained tour of your choice (some exclusions apply and based on availability) within 18 months of taking the Leadership Training Course. Transportation to and from the course not included.

Upon completion of the education courses, award recipients will take what they’ve learned and apply it to an outreach activity to promote bicycle travel in their communities.

Want to donate product for The Greg Siple Award?  Please contact Laurie Chipps, Membership Marketing Coordinator, at (406) 721-1776.

Adventure Cycling and our award recipients are grateful to the donors and corporate support that sustain this program. Special thanks to 2018 in-kind supporters: REI, Big AgnesBikeFlights.comArkel, and ABUS.

Top photo: Keenan DesPlanques

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November 3, 2016
APPLY TODAY! Whether you are new to bicycle travel or looking to...


APPLY TODAY! Whether you are new to bicycle travel or looking to build your outdoor leadership skills, @adventurecycling ‘s Young Adult Scholarship program is here to help get you in the saddle and out on the road by providing resources and support adults ages 18 to 30. Find out more on our website: http://ow.ly/8KYj3059sFi Photo @saarasnow #adventurecycling #jumpstartbiketravel (at Adventure Cycling Association)

September 23, 2016
Bike Your Park tomorrow (Saturday, September 24! You can go...


Bike Your Park tomorrow (Saturday, September 24! You can go anywhere- a national park, state park, forest, recreation area, national monument. It’s your ride. BikeYourParkDay.org

June 5, 2016
Photo by Roger DiBrito


Photo by Roger DiBrito

The Greg Siple Award blog posts

November 14, 2017
#JumpStartBikeTravel: Award Winner Recalls Fun & Challenges
#JumpStartBikeTravel: Award Winner Recalls Fun & Challenges

Kaj Kraus, one winner of our 2017 award for young adults, is deaf and building on what he learned at an Adventure Cycling Leadership Training Course, plans to take a group of peers on a bike tour. The Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel is accepting applications for 2018 through December 31. Apply today and #jumpstartbiketravel.

August 10, 2017
Action-Packed Days on the Intro to Road Touring Course
Action-Packed Days on the Intro to Road Touring Course

Sara Chars, one of the recipients of the 2017 Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel, completed the Intro to Road Touring course in Eugene, Oregon, July 23–28. Check out her impressions and gorgeous photos, and start thinking about your application for this award.

March 15, 2017
Meet the 2017 Greg Siple Award Winners
Meet the 2017 Greg Siple Award Winners

Each year the applications for The Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel get more impressive and inspiring. Let’s meet this year’s winners ...

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