An estimated 9,000 cyclists will hit the roads around Tucson on Saturday at 7 a.m. for the 2015 El Tour de Tucson.

Here are a few of the biggest storylines.

1. Gabrielle Giffords plans to ride 40-mile El Tour route

Giffords who completed the fun ride last year said she wanted to do the longer version when she crossed the finish line in 2014.

2. Cycling legend Greg LeMond to ride in El Tour Saturday

Cycling legend Greg LeMond will be one of the thousands of people hitting the streets.

3. Traffic Tips: Street closures, traffic delays for El Tour de Tucson

Here are a few traffic tips to navigate El Tour de Tucson.

Good luck to those of you who are riding. Here are a few photos from the rainy 2013. Luckily the rain weather appears to be much better.

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