Tour De Vance
Activities for ages 2 - 92
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Vance-Granville Community College
200 Community College Road (off Poplar Creek at I-85)
Henderson, NC 27536
Check-in begins 7:30am
Start Time: 8:30am - 30 mi, 60 mi rides
8:45am - 10 mi Family Fun Ride
9:00am – at VGCC: Optimist Cycle Rodeo, ages 6-11;
Squeals on Wheels, ages 2-5.
(Kids bring their own "cycles")
Route closes: 2:30pm - Choose the ride that best suits your ability.
Lunch provided for 30- and 60-mile riders - barbeque from Nunnery-Freeman!
Get the family rolling! DJ music at VGCC will get you motivated! We’ll have cycling activities (on bigwheels and tricycles, even) and education at the college for the youngest riders. Kids bring their own cycles.
Party Ride!!!! Youth, families and beginners will be escorted and cheered heartily along our 10-mile route. We especially want novices to feel the joy of self-powered travel.
For more seasoned riders, the fully supported 30-mile and 60-mile rides traverse rolling farmland and forests. "Forest and Farmland" 30-mi is mainly circle route. 60-mi "Kerr Lake Look" adds an out-and-back spur past Nutbush Creek State Recreation Area, crossing Kerr Lake to turn around at Bullocksville State Recreation Area.
Register online at BikeReg.com before 11:59pm, Monday, April 21, 2014 for a t-shirt. Afterwards (t-shirt will not be included), register online until 11:59pm Thursday, April 24, or on-site, beginning at 7:30am day of race. T-shirts not included for on-campus activities.
Cost: Off-campus rides: 30- and 60-mile - $40.00 10-mile - $10 each; $30/ 4 riders
On-campus fun: 6-11 year old-$5 ea; $10/ 4 2-5 yr-old-$5 ea; $10/4
Proceeds benefit the United Way of Vance County.
For more information: email: email@example.com
Call: 252-492-8392: United Way, Nancy Gray, Wendy Meyer-Goodwin
SAFETY FIRST: ANSI, ASTM, SNELL, or CPSC helmet required. Wear BRIGHT clothing. No earphones. 30- and 60- mile riders should have cell phones in case of emergency.
In event of significantly inclement weather, event will be cancelled, with no refunds.