Maps, Start Location & Time

Course Maps

2020 Course Maps and Cue sheets are available at RideWithGPS.com

Once you click the above link, scroll to the bottom of the page, select the distance you are interested in, the click “go to route.”  From this new page you are able to print the map, your cue sheets, download gps files, etc.

 

The week of the event all participants will receive a link to RideWithGPS.com to access and download narrated turn by turn directions using the RideWithGPS app.  

Additional, all participants will receive a link to RideWithGPS.com (posted above)  to print your own cue sheets before arriving. Cue sheets will not be available on-site.

 

Types of Bicycles & Course Overview….

Road bikes, hybrids, mountain bikes, or elliptical / stand-up bikes** (see note below) are suitable for this event.

The 30 mile course has some rolling hills and great scenery with approximately 1,500 feet of elevation change.  (Ages 11yrs & up – Ages 11-17 must be accompanied by an adult at all times while riding.)

The 60 mile course offers a few more rolling hills, and a couple of technical climbs for interest.  Approximately 2,700 feet of elevation change.  (Ages 16 & up, Ages 16-17 must be accompanied by an adult at all times while riding.)

The 100 mile course provides amazing views with a challenge, approximately 6,300ft. of elevation change.  (Ages 16 & up,  Ages 16-17 must be accompanied by an adult at all times while riding.)  This course has limited to no cell phone service between miles (approximately) 52-67.  Additional SAG vehicles will be patrolling this section of the course.

**Please note – Elliptical (stand up) bikes are not permitted on the 100 mile course.

 

 Please remember Helmets are REQUIRED for all cyclists.

 

COVID Riding Safety

  • Avoid riding with others you do not know.
  • Avoid drafting.
  • Avoid pace lines or riding in another’s slipstream; USA Cycling recommends a distance of 20 ft behind riders.

 

Start Location

Culpeper Baptist Church, 318 S. West Street Culpeper

Pre-registration Check-In  will be in the court yard at the Culpeper Baptist Church, please follow directional signs and remember to maintain 6′ of physical distance.  Face coverings will be required while in line or inside the church.

Limited indoor restrooms will be available at the church.  Additional portable toilets will be available outside.

Time

Saturday October 3rd –

Check-In:

To avoid long lines and large groups of people  you may only check in during your designated mileage time that YOU REGISTERED  for

There will be no check in’s during the 10minute gap – this is to allow staff to re-set lists and disinfect tables, pens, etc. again so that we can ensure your heath and safety.

Please do not arrive early.

  • 100mile participants
    • check in  will ONLY BE between 7:00a-7:50a
  • 60mile participants 
    • check in will ONLY BE between 8:00a-8:50a
  • 30mile participants 
    • check in will ONLY BE between 9:00a-9:50a

Once you have checked in / registered you may begin your ride.  This is a “Check In and Go” ride.

 

While in line, please wear a face covering and maintain 6’ of physical distance.

Please use the Hand sanitizer that will be available before approaching the check in table and after leaving.

 

The course closes and all SAG vehicles and ride Support ends at 5:00pm.

 

Where to Park?

Map of available park lots in downtown Culpeper.

 


Related Links

Culpeper Information
The Culpeper Department of Tourism has a wealth of information on Dining, Lodging, and Parking.

 

Map of Pocket Parks for Lunch

 

Other Local Events
Make the most of your time in Culpeper, stay or come back for one of our other events.

Air Fest (2nd weekend of October) www.culpeperairport.com/   [Unfortunately this event has been cancelled for 2020 – please plan to come enjoy the event in 2021]

Chamber of Commerce Community Calendar