Greater Eugene Area Riders (GEARs)
GEARs is a nonprofit organization located in Eugene, Oregon. The purpose of GEARs is to promote recreational and transportational bicycle riding and community bicycle activities. Our goals include, but are not limited to:
Regular weekly rides for various skill levels.
Safety and skill education for bicyclists.
Defense and protection of the rights and responsibilities of bicyclists.
Encouragement of facilities for cycling on public roads and lands.
Promotion of the regulation and recognition of bicycles as vehicles for pleasure, health and transportation.
Sponsoring of special bicycling events.