Saturday, Apr 28
08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
The third annual Race The Wabash 100K Gravel Bike Race.
Registration opens at 8 a.m. Rider meeting at 9:45. Race Time 10 a.m. 33 Mile ride to begin just after.
RACE THE WABASH – 2018
(Another day in the Sun)
Gravel Metric Century Bicycle Race
(This is a FREE race)
(And a 33 Mile Gravel Ride)
*THIS RACE COURSE WILL BE MARKED – GPS Available*
*The RIDE IS GPS ONLY, possibly with a leader*
This is a Grass Roots metric century race brought to you by riders who like to race gravel. There will also be a 33 mile gravel ride with GPS and possibly a ride leader departing 2 minutes or so behind the racers.
For the RACE, we will have the following categories as long as we have 3 or more riders who fit the bill:
Single Speed (Men and women combined)
Please check the GOING button if you are doing the race OR the ride so we can get a decent head count for the event.
Please INVITE anyone you think would be interested.
3500-4498 N 1100 E, Otterbein, IN 47970
Start Location is .3 miles North of the point you will find when you plug the above address into google maps. It is the Driveway on the right and the mailbox reads, “LUCKY FARMS”. We will make sure you see the drive. The start location belongs to a local resident and we thank him for allowing us to use his property for the weekend. If you are coming from out of town, give yourself enough time to arrive at least 45 minutes before race time.
There will be a rider meeting at 9:45. The 100k race will start at 10:00 a.m. and a 30 mile ride (with a leader) will start at 10:02. It will be a rain or shine event. If there have been several DAYS of rain, keep an eye out for a possible cancellation.
To arrive at least 45 minutes before race time.
NO MAP – I will Mark The Course the day before.
GPS – Download Below
A great course.
Beer and Soft Drinks at the finish.
Some Swag for top 3 in each category.
To obey local traffic laws.
To show your mileage if in the top 3.
To sign a waiver.
A Bonfire at the end of the race.
A Garmin or Smart Phone with the course installed.
Some racing/riding buddies.
Food to eat afterwards if you choose.
A chair to sit in and hang out if you choose.
Below is a link to the course. Choose to EXPORT the file and then follow the directions to the right. The GPX file will work with garmin 800/810/100. If you have a Garmin 500/510/520, then download it as a TCX file.
33 mile Club Ride:
If you need to contact me for any reason: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/526032204432559/