Cycle the WAVE prides itself for offering the highest level of support for our amazing riders. We hope you'll agree it’s one of the best supported rides you have ever ridden. A past rider once called us "The Cadillac of all cycling events”.
Event Day Support Number - #206.375.0736
Riders should arrive with water bottles full and bikes in good working order. Just in case, we’ve got you covered with onsite mechanical services by Woodinville Bicycle and Trek Bicycle Store Southcenter.
Ham Radio Operators
SAG cars support all bike routes and are volunteer coordinated and staffed by our "Command Central" located at the Start/Finish line. They are available to help with minor mechanical issues or transport you to an official mechanic for more serious problems. They are also available to get you to the finish line if you are unable to continue due to a non-serious injury or mechanical issue.
Guys on Bikes
The Guys on Bikes are a highly skilled and experienced volunteer group which provides ride support for the event. The group provides course support for logistical and mechanical issues, information and moral support to riders.
Ambassadors and Ride Hostesses
The WAVE Ambassadors are not an official event-day support team, but they are an amazing group of ladies who volunteer and promote the event year-round. Ride Hostesses are members of various local cycling clubs - including Lakemont Ladies & Cascade Bicycle Club - who volunteer to support and help Cycle the WAVE riders.
Fire & Rescue Station 33
For the 45 & 70-mile routes. Open 8am-11am
Located in a scenic corner lot adjoining the Middle Bear Creek Natural area. Rest stop "Hawaiian Luau-style" hosted by the Mount Si Leo Club. Mechanical support by Element Cycles.
** 70 Mile Riders - Special Announcement: If you are here after 9:30am, re-consider your route or pick up your speed. You are at risk of not getting to the Finish Line in time for festivities. Be sure to check your time when you arrive at Les Schwab.
Schwab Rest Stop ~ Presented by Artic Apples
For the 29, 45 & 70 Mile routes. Open 9am-12:30pm
Three routes all meet up for the first stop of the day, just outside Marymoor Park. Hosted for the 2nd year by New Beginnings and featuring Cycle the WAVE Sponsor, Artic Apples and our famous Flower Power Station. Mechanical support by Edge & Spoke.
** 70 Mile Riders - Special Announcement: If you are here at 10-10:30am, you are at risk of missing Finish Line Festivities. We strongly recommend you re-consider your route.
For 12 mile & WAVE Walkers only. Open 10:00am-1:00pm
Located at a beautiful and scenic park, this stop is for Brave Sister riders & WAVE Walkers only. Volunteer hosts SheJumps will be "Sweatin' to the Oldies" for the 2nd year in a row, plus WAVE flower power station. Mechanical support by Gregg's Cycles.
Lake Park, Sammamish
For 70-mile route only. Open 10:00am-1:00pmHosted by ECM Eastside Mommy group, this quick pit stop located at picturesque Beaver Lake Park is for the 70-mile long route riders, featuring our seasoned potatoes. Roving Bike Suppport is provided for this area.
Valley Park, Issaquah
For 29, 45 & 70 mile routes. Open 10:30am-2:00pm
Three routes all meet up for the big stop of the day at Tibbett's Valley Park. Volunteer hosts are National Charity League (NCL) Class of 2018 & 2022. Firefighters from Eastlake Fire & Rescue will hand out Hot Tamales so be sure to get your photo snapped! Mechanical support by Gerk's Ski & Cycle.