A 24 mile race to see what it feels like to bike the distance Felix fell.
And for those who would like a more liesurely activity, there will be a 10 mile ride afterwards.
This race is a checkpoint race, the course route:
The course is around Accotink Lake and Fairfax Cross County Trail.. The race can be done on any bike, from road to mountain, hybrid, or single speed.
There's also a 10 mile fun ride, with tunes provided via The Pedal Collective sound wagon.
20% of sponsorship and entry donations will be given to Gearin' Up Bikes.
Check them out here: http://www.gearinupbicycles.org/about
Prizes for those who place is pending sponsorship.
Raffle Tickets will be drawn for each 10 mile ride participant. Those who race will not receive two tickets. Prizes are also pending sponsorship.
The race and ride is limited to 100 participants, be the first to sign up to win.
$15 Minimum Donation to Race
$10 Minimum Donation to Ride
Racers ride for free
Maintenence services provided by Le Velo Pro. Check out their facebook page here: http://www.facebook.com/LeProVelo
Invite your friends (but only the slow ones).
If you're a Pedal Collective website member, you'll receive a discount code good for $5 dollars to The Felix 24, just RSVP on the website, and a code will be sent to you use at the time of registration on active.com. There's a limited number of discounts, so hurry!
Helmets are required. As it stands, 1st prize will be at least $50 dollars.
Event schedule and times
10 am - Registration
11 am - Race Begins
2 pm - Ride Begins