Tuesday, May 3, 2011

RE: Start times

Regarding the start times, event windows and services available for the two events.

The Royal 162:
  • This event will start promptly at 7:00am. Riders will need to be checked in and making their way to the start line by 6:45am.
  • Day of check in begins at 6:00am and will run until 6:45am.
  • The riders of the Royal 162 will have 15 hours to complete the course.
  • This 162 miles course will pass through the communities of:
  1. Preston(mile 38, full services off the course)
  2. Harmony(mile 65, full services off the course)
  3. Granger (mile 101, no services)
  4. Forestville State Park (mile 125, water off the course)
  5. Cherry Grove (mile 138, no services)
  6. Wykoff (mile 149.5, to access Wykoff riders must ride 1 mile east of course, basic services)
The Almanzo 100:
  • This event will start promptly at 9:00am.
  • Day of check in will begin at 7:15am and run until 8:40am
  • The Almanzo 100 riders will have 12 hours to complete the course.
  • This 100 mile event will pass through the communities of:
  1. Preston(mile 38, full services off the course)
  2. Forestville State Park (mile 65, water off the course)
  3. Cherry Grove (mile 75.5, no services)
  4. Wykoff (mile 87, to access Wykoff riders must ride 1 mile east of course, basic services)

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Do you know where you can fill water at the Forestville State Park? I don't remember seeing much in that area last year...but I was in a dehydration cloud.

Anonymous said...

I recall seeing a vending machine (Coke?) in Cherry Grove.