50 States & 13 Colonies

The 2017 50 States and 13 Colonies Ride took place on September 9th! Registration for the 2018 ride will open in July.


Presented by Signal Financial Federal Credit Union

We would like to thank Signal Financial FCU for their generous title sponsorship of The 50 States and 13 Colonies Ride–Bike with WABA, Bank with Signal.

Signal Financial FCU is a community partner who cares deeply about our region, serving around 200 small-to medium-sized companies, members of WABA, and almost 23,000 individuals in the Washington, DC area. Signal Financial is a full-service, not-for-profit financial institution that returns profits to its members in the form of better rates on loans, higher dividends on deposits, a rewards program, and other benefits.

About the Ride:

The 50 States Ride is an urban adventure by bicycle, taking riders for a 62-mile ride down all 50 state-named streets of the District and going through all 8 wards of the city. The 13 Colonies Ride is a 15-mile downtown DC bike ride on the streets named after the original 13 colonies.

Check out highlights from the 2017 ride below:

Of course, we want to say a huge thank you to our sponsors for supporting better bicycling in our region:

Title Sponsor



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For questions about The 50 States & 13 Colonies Ride or if you’re interested in sponsoring this event, please contact events@waba.org.