May 11, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
Pedal Pursuit
a Bike Adventure Race


Pedal Pursuit is a bike adventure ride.  Teams compete by solving clues and playing games at checkpoints around Portland.  Everyone celebrates and wins prizes at the finish line after-party at Lagunitas Brewing, Portland Community Room.
How to Play


All proceeds benefit the Northwest Environmental Defense Center

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Get to Know Our Sponsors: Artemis Foods

Artemis Foods, Portland’s premiere local, organic and sustainable catering and events company, has been a generous and reliable Pedal Pursuit sponsor for years. The company focuses on simple but elegant menus that highlight the bounty of the Pacific Northwest. From weddings...

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Get to Know A Sponsor – Karl Anuta

Pedal Pursuit is made possible by several awesome sponsors, including the Law Office of Karl G. Anuta, PC . We recently chatted with Karl about one of his more challenging environmental law cases, and how it required some thinking outside of...

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Meet A Sponsor

Bob Long: Principal Consultant “We work in environmental consulting because we have an intimate connection with the natural environment. We are passionate about finding a sustainable balance between the natural world and the demands of the human built environment...

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Nossa Familia Coffee is a Pedal Pursuit sponsor this year. Learn about Nossa Familia’s story, and how to brew the perfect campsite coffee.   Pedal Pursuit: How did Nossa Familia Coffee get its start in Portland?   Nossa Familia...

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Awesome Sponsors!

Numerous businesses in Portland and beyond have provided NEDC with a welcome dose of optimism, generosity, and goodwill through dozens of incredible donations.  We’ve been around for over 45 years and can’t recall a greater willingness among businesses and...

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RULES OF THE GAME The object of Pedal Pursuit is to solve clues, master physical challenges, and complete the Course as quickly as possible. As such, the Winner will be the Team that completes the Course in the shortest...

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Pedal Pursuit – FAQs

About how many miles is the Pedal Pursuit course? The length of the course will vary depending on the exact route each team takes, but it is approximately 15-20 miles long. About how long will it take my team...

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What is NEDC?

Northwest Environmental Defense Center (NEDC) is an independent, environmental non-profit working to protect the environment and natural resources of the Pacific Northwest. Our focus areas are clean water, clear air, public lands, sustainable agriculture, and energy issues. We provide...

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5 Reasons Why You Can’t Miss Pedal Pursuit

Pedal Pursuit will be an unforgettable experience that will exercise your body and mind. You’ll use your brain… as you scavenge the city in search of answers to challenging questions about biking and the environment.   You’ll use your...

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