In addition to the Nitty Gritty Bike Band, other groups in the Athens area cycling community host regular rides. Local bike shops sponsor rides, generally beginning at their shops, for recreational and competitive riders. Since their schedules vary, please contact them for the most recent information.

Athens GA Bicycling, A clearing house for bicycling and fitness events.

Athens Twilight Criterium, an Athens bike festival.

Ben's Bikes, a local bicycle shop.

Bike Athens, an alternative transportation advocacy group in Athens, GA.

BRAG, Bicycle Ride Across Georgia.

Georgia Bikes, a statewide organization working to improve bicycling conditions and promote bicycling throughout the state.

Georgia Cycle Sport, a local bicycle shop.

Hub Bicycles, a local bicycle shop.

Sunshine Cycles, a local bicycle shop.

Winter Bike League, a local winter biking club.