MEC LONDON CENTURY 2018
COME RIDE WITH US
This is a one day road cycling adventure on an open course for people who are passionate about their active lifestyles.
Choose from a beautiful 60, 100K, 160K route that takes you along the quiet rural roads surrounding London Ontario. There will be marshals and directional signs along the course, as well as 3 rest stops along the way complete with replenishments, washrooms, and a bike mechanic for minor repairs. Everyone will get the chance to do a LAP of DELEWARE SPEEDWAY at check point one and carry on from there. Upon finishing, celebrate your accomplishment with food, drink and the camaraderie of other riders at the brewery.
The route will be open to other users, so we advise caution while out on the road. While there is support, riders will need to be self-sufficient along the ride – pack appropriate clothing, spare tube, pump and patch kit, food and water if you feel you’ll need extra nourishment between aid stations.
- Early Bird (January 1 - May 9th ) $35
- Regular (May 10th - July 7th) $40
- Day of Registration (July 8th) $50
In order to ride, MEC will be supplying a bib. You can pick up your packet at any of the below times. We encourage all participants to pick up their package in store at the below times. Pick up your package and get 10% off in the MEC London store that day/night with your bib!
Friday July 6, 2018
London MEC Store - 1051 Wellington Rd - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday July 7, 2018
London MEC Store - 1051 Wellington Rd - 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Race Day July 8, 2018
Toboggan Brewery - 585 Richmond St, London, ON N6A 3G2, Canada - 7:30 am - 8:30 am
160K – YOU START @ 8:00am – Pre Ride Talk at 7:45am
100K – YOU START @ 8:30am – Pre Ride Talk at 8:15am
60K – YOU START @ 9:00am - Pre Ride Talk at 8:45 am
Routes & Maps:
60K Route Map >>>> CLICK HERE
100K Route Map >>>> CLICK HERE
160K Route Map >>>> CLICK HERE
**Routes are subject to change due to construction**
There is no specific parking located at the start / finish location. Recommended parking located along city streets or municipal parking lots.
There are bathroom facilities available at the start and finish area of the ride as well as at each pit stop (4).
Our in house mechanics will be available for any last minute tweaking. There will also be mechanics out on course to aid with any light unexpected issues during the ride.
MEC is pleased to offer in store Bike Maintenance 101 clinics for $20, including How to Change a Flat, and Know your Bike. If you are familiar with the basics, we also offer Bike Maintenance 201 clinics for $60 on topics such as Drivetrain, Derailleurs, and Brakes. Visit events.mec.ca for more information on MEC Bike Maintenance clinics.
If you have any questions regarding the century ride or meet-up rides please do not hesitate to contact the Event Coordinator Alethia Clarke
We always need volunteers and we really appreciate all the help. Email Alethia Clarke
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