MEC Century Ride - Joe Howe with Velo Halifax

  • Date
    Sunday, 09 July, 2017
  • Time
    From 08:00 am to 05:00 pm ADT
  • Organizer
    MEC Halifax
  • Price
    $25.00
  • Address
    Graham's Grove
    45 Graham's Grove
    Dartmouth, NS

Start at Grahams Grove, to Musquodoboit Harbour (~40km), turn onto Route 357 to Middle Musquodoboit (~80km), then follow Routes 224 and continue straight at Gays River onto Route 277 to Elmsdale (~120km) and then back along Route 2 to Grahams Grove (161km). The route is fairly flat.  A map and directions will be provided and available online. Hydration and snacks are offered at all three check points and lunch will be provided at the second. There is also food at the finish.

160km Option - $35 ($45 as of July 2 and $50, cash only, day of event)

 

100km Option - $35 ($45 as of July 2 and $50, cash only, day of event)

This route will have a hydration and snack station in Elmsdale and at the finish area at Graham's Grove.

50km Option - $25 ($35 as of July 2 and $45, cash only, day of event)

This route will have a hydration and snack station in Elmsdale and at the finish area at Graham's Grove.

Start times - riders may start between 8-9am. Riders who require more time are asked to start earlier so as to be complete by 6pm when the route is closed. Riders should be able to maintain 18km/hr. Riders who cannot maintain this time will be asked to cease riding the course for the safety of other registrants.

This is not a race or timed event.

Riders must be self-sufficient and equipped to handle flats and other minor roadside repairs.  There will be a sag wagon for emergency breakdowns.

Lunch will be provided at check point #2 for the 160km riders and be sure to join us for music and food post event at Graham’s Grove.

Registration online closes July 8th at noon.

(Closing early so that we can be best prepared for riders on event day.)