The Wheelmen are a national, non-profit organization dedicated to keeping alive the heritage of American cycling, promoting the restoration and riding of early cycles manufactured prior to 1918, and encouraging cycling as part of modern living. Members are intent on learning lost skills, retelling lost stories, researching and writing of the golden era of cycling.
The 46th Wheelmen National Meet will be held, for the first time ever, in Louisville, KY. One of the highlights of event will be a parade of over 75 highwheel bicycles down 2nd St., from UofL to the Waterfront Park on Saturday, June 22nd. There will be many free events for the public to attend and see amazing displays, races, and performances, from the days the golden age of bicycling. www.facebook.com/kentuckywheelmen