Let’s Move! Join or renew your membership online today by clicking on the button below. Those that wish to join by mail, can download the form.
13 reasons you should join Connex in 2022!
• Connex annual membership is a mere $20.00.
• Connex works in your community for FREE!
• Connex is a non-profit organization.
• 100% of the events and accomplishments happen through volunteerism.
• 100% of the $$ raised are returned to the Portsmouth community.
• Connex hosts group cycling rides, hiking, and kayaking events.
• Connex members share ideas of places to hike and bike.
• Connex members share experiences and outdoor life hacks.
• Connex promotes family-friendly social opportunities.
• Connex connects the community of Portsmouth.
• Connex showcases the beautiful landscape in which we live and thrive.
• Connex members vote for Connex leadership.
• Connex needs you! Your community needs Connex!
With your help, CONNEX offered hikes, bike rides, kayaking excursions, friendships, CONNEXtions and new partnerships in 2021!
If you prefer to pay by check, please download the form and send your dues to: Connex, P.O. Box 74, Portsmouth, Ohio, 45662.
In 2021, Connex hosted:
• A Backpacking 101 Class.
• Safety Town. Participating youth learned bike safety on the roads, received a bike safety inspection and a free helmet.
• Inaugural Wild Ride in the Shawnee State Forest.
In 2021, Connex led more than:
• 30 opportunities for hikers to explore area hiking routes.
• 30 opportunities for cyclists to bike various routes.
• 10 kayaking events.
In 2021, Connex partnered with :
• TOSRV and Friends of Portsmouth to move the finish line
• party to Three Bridges.
• Scioto County Commissioners and SOMBA to assist youth to borrow bikes and ride on the newly installed bike pump track at Riverside Park. Any youth participant who did not have a helmet was given a free helmet. Over 70 helmets were gifted by Connex.
In 2021, Connex CUT the ribbon for the Front Street
Multiuse Path in Portsmouth, Ohio.