Registration open for 20th Kent Jones bike tour

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Kent Jones 100 Bicycle Century Tour + 5K has reached its 20th anniversary!

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This annual event has been serving as a fundraiser for the Jackson State Community College Foundation, which helps with student financial assistance.

The 20th Anniversary Ride is being held on Oct. 1 at Jackson State. It will have bike tour with 14, 32, 62 and 100-mile routes, that wind through Pinson Mounds and Chickasaw State Parks.

The bike ride will begin on begin at 8 a.m., and a walk/run 5K being held at the JSCC campus will begin at 9 a.m.

“The KJ100+5K has been such a great fundraiser to host here at Jackson State over the years and I’m excited to be celebrating its 20th Anniversary,” said Lindsey Tritt, Director of Community Development & Foundation. “I encourage everyone in the Jackson community to join us in celebration as we carry on Kent Jones’ legacy and make this one of the biggest rides we’ve ever had.”

To register, click here.

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