Packet pickup will be held Friday, October 5, at Madison County Winery from 4-6pm. in the outbuilding next to the tasting room. Please make every effort to check in Friday! If you must check in Saturday, please be there early! Saturday morning check in will be held at the winery from 4:30-5:30 am. We roll at 6am sharp!
Food News! We have the Papa Firkin’s food truck confirmed for race day!!
They will be set up at the winery from 4 to 11 pm, and the Madison County Winery has agreed to stay open until 11 pm to accomodate cyclists, supporters, and volunteers.
Exciting News! We are offering FREE camping this year!!
Sarah and her wonderful family are offering their Madison County acreage for everyone to camp. No electricity, but a gorgeous landscape.
We are thrilled to share that this year’s race will be hosted by the Madison County Winery. The race will start and end at the winery. This will be a fantastic venue for friends, family and fans to gather awaiting the finishers. We are excited to work with Doug and his staff to make the Spotted Horse even better this year!
Volunteers absolutely make this event happen, and there is no way it could happen without you! If you’d like to volunteer this year, send Sarah an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration opens May 1, 2018 at 8am on BikeReg.com. Registration will be capped at 125 riders.
Registration link is here.
Grab a calendar and mark the date!
Saturday, October 6, 2018
St. Charles, Iowa
There will be a change in venue for next year. Sarah says, “As soon as I can, I’ll share the details. I’m very excited about 2018. It’s going to be good!”
Registration will open May 1, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. Central Time.
This year’s results have been compiled and can be found with last year’s results on our Results page.
So far, we have photo albums from four photographers and race reports from two racers on our Photos page. If you have written a report and posted it on your blog or Facebook or wherever, please let us know. We will keep adding links.
The date for next year is set! Mark your calendars!
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Wildwood Hills Ranch, St. Charles, Iowa
150 or 200 miles of the best gravel and dirt roads in south central Iowa.
Registration will open in May, 2017. 100 rider limit.