We promote recreation & fitness


  • Promote active lifestyle
  • Showcase fitness and recreation opportunities
  • Improve the recreation culture of Northeast Oregon
  • Develop youth as fitness enthusiasts of the future
  • Nontraditional shop hours with extensive online presence
  • Lean business practices to ensure low cost

Brief History

  • July 12, 2014 Returned mountain bike racing to the Blue Mountains with the Roundabout Spout XC Mountain Bike Race at Spout Springs Ski Resort, Tollgate, Oregon as part of the OBRA race calendar.
  • Dec, 2013 Moved to 1501 Madison Ave. in La Grande.
  • July 21, 2012 Administered XTERRA La Grande Offroad Triathlon at Morgan Lake.
  • Nov, 2011 Partnership established with La Grande Weather Service, Inc.
  • June 16, 2011 Headquarters opens at Albany Plaza in La Grande, Oregon, thanks to the work of Zachary Heath, Brian Sather, and Rachel Sather.
  • Apr 29, 2011 La Grande Ride, Inc. established.
  • Mar, 2011 significant upgrades and attention to promoting and maintaining new features for interactivity and providing recreational sports beyond cycling.
  • Sept, 2009 site moves to a new platform (Drupal) with added ride features and paid subscriptions, supporting Oregon Trail Racing.
  • Sept, 2006 site redesign. Features added for blog links and articles.
  • Oct, 2007 Oregon Trail Racing started and site supports team with race news and pictures.
  • August 22, 2005 site launched by Brian Sather as LaGrandeRide.com

See the archive links on the front page to see the site from previous year.

Site Developer: Brian Sather

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