What time is Start line stage open?
What is the start time for the event?
The start is 6:50am
Are Bike Helmets Required to be worn?
Yes all riders must wear a helmet that is secured to their head as per manufacturers guidelines.
Are Ebikes allowed?
Yes, if your bike meets the following standards. Per USAC Cycling sanctioning and insurance...“The Consumer Product Safety Commission defines a low-speed electric bicycle as “a two-or three-wheeled vehicle with fully operable pedals and an electric motor of less than 750 watts (1 h.p.), whose maximum speed on a paved level surface, when powered solely by such a motor while ridden by an operator who weighs 170 pounds, is less than 20 miles per hour.”
Can I start any time I want after the official start time?
All riders must start with the official start. We have road closures set for specific times between the Start line and the base of the Big Dam Bridge. If you miss this road closure window you will not be allowed to start.
Where do I place my bib and number set?
The bib number should be pinned to the front of your jersey
The Adhesive Number sticker should be place on the front of your helmet
The Bike tag Number attaches around/to your seat post with the number extending over the rear wheel.
What do I need to bring to the start line?
A properly maintained bike, a properly fitting helmet, your number attached correctly, water and or sports drink, and food items as you feel needed.
Where is parking for race day?
See the Parking map on the website.
Can I rent a bike for the event?
Our resource has currently rented out all available bikes for the event. We do not have any other reliable sources as sponsors for bike rentals.
Where can I find the event guide?
USE the 2019 Athlete Guide as a guide only. 2020 to be released approximately 6 weeks before the event.