The Big BAM bicycle ride covers over 292 miles of Mid-Missouri during five days of racing, camping and partying. "It's the best vacation I've had in three years," said Linda Dahlgren. The social aspect of the Big BAM race are what appeals to people, multiple riders said. "We come back each year to see each other," said Leann Shotton. The race caters to all types of cyclists at all skill levels and ages. 

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