Schedule update

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 [...]

Food Truck for 2018

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. Papa Firkin's Facebook Page

Free Camping in 2018

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. If you are interested in camping, please email Sarah at

New 2018 Location

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 [...]

2018 Date Announced

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 [...]