The 2018 ElliptiGO Winter Classic

January 12-14, 2018 | Phoenix, ArizonaElliptiGO Winter Classic Logo

The popular ElliptiGO Winter Classic returns for its fifth year! Join ElliptiGO friends as we enjoy riding, socializing and fun in the warm climes of Phoenix, AZ. The Winter Classic is the place to be for ElliptiGO enthusiasts of all ability levels looking for beautiful miles of riding and a great group of people to enjoy them with.

Brought to you by the Global Elliptical Riders Club (GERC), the Winter Classic features great rides, social activities and group meals taking place over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend. Jane LeGore, Community Outreach & Event Coordinator of the GERC, says, “The ElliptiGO community loves to hang out and socialize with each other. We pretty much go nonstop from Friday evening through Sunday with gorgeous group rides for all skill levels, great group dinners and fun social activities. We hope anyone interested in meeting new friends and riding some beautiful routes will join us this January.” 

Take a look at the itinerary below and register for a weekend you won’t forget!


Registration is required for all participants:  $25 for GERC members and $50 for non-GERC members. Please register here.

Not a GERC member? What are you waiting for? Join the fun and enjoy the perks offered to Club members. The GERC is a 501(c)(7) non-profit social club with all proceeds benefitting the Club members. Find out more at

Rent an ElliptiGO Bike for the Weekend

Need an ElliptiGO bike to ride? No problem! We have a limited number of ElliptiGO bikes available for rent on a first come, first served basis. To reserve yours, please email [email protected].

Coming From Out of Town?

There are many convenient hotels in Scottsdale, AZ. Many attendees will be staying either at the Sleep Inn or Hampton Inn and Suites in Scottsdale, AZ.

Full Itinerary and Latest Updates

See the full Winter Classic itinerary on the GERC 2018 Winter Classic page. Keep an eye on this page for the latest updates. Please note the weekend schedule is subject to change as the GERC plans more awesomeness for you!

Weekend Highlights (subject to change)

Friday, January 12

Evening Meet & Greet/Hosted Welcome Reception/Packet Pick-Up – Enjoy beer, wine and appetizers

Informal late night drinks and eats at The Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery (non-hosted)

Saturday, January 13

Group rides of varying lengths

Group lunch at Big Earl’s (6135 East Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek, AZ 85331), sand volleyball and socializing

Group dinner at Uncorked (17025 N Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale AZ 85260)

Sunday, January 14

Group rally rides of varying lengths

Tailgate party

Casual dinner at Coconuts Fish Cafe (16640 N. Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85254) for anyone not traveling home until Monday

*The event provides happy hours both Friday and Saturday and also lunch on Sunday. All other meal costs are the responsibility of the attendees.


Check out the recap of our 2017 event to see all the fun had. We look forward to having you join us in 2018 for a weekend of fun riding and camaraderie!

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