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The Lion in Oconee County is daring you to come and tame it!
La Parrilla (Athens and Watkinsville} and the Oconee County Cycling Organization are proud to bring you the 4th annual Tour d'Oconee!
On Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 8:00 AM try out your whip on the Lion of Oconee.
The Ride: 62 miles with 2,850 ft of climbs! There are optional routes of 17, 25, & 35 miles all with great SAG stops. The timed portion is from mile 11 - 16 (approximately) ... uphill :). 9:00 AM
The 5K Run: This is a 5k race on a 1k loop. You MUST be 7 or older to participate. Runners of all levels are welcome. NO STROLLERS ARE ALLOWED. Keep to the right except to pass. Runners will start in groups based upon estimated run time. Groups will start in 5 second intervals. Runners line up at start promptly at 7:55AM . Runners can choose to be timed or not. 8:00 AM
If you want to be timed you MUST let us know when you register.
The Kid's Fun Run: Kid's can run for free this 1k fun run (1 loop of the 5k course). Strollers are allowed for this event. All ages are allowed. The fun run will be held at 7:40 AM.
Prizes: Visit http://www.TameTheLion.com for a listing of prize categories.
The Td'O Central party (start & finish) returns to Tifosi Optics world headquarters with the big tent and wonderful La Parrilla eats!
Tifosi is located at 1011 Industrial Blvd, Watkinsville, GA 30677
Kids are FREE! We allow kids (under 17 years of age as of 5/10/14) to ride and run the Tour d'Oconee for free as long as they're accompanied by at least 1 paying adult!
The minimum age for the 5k run is 7 years old.
The discount codes for kids are: "FREE" for the Ride AND Run, "FREERUN" for the Run ONLY, "FREERIDE" for the Ride ONLY. Active.com charges will still apply.
Maps of the routes are available at http://TameTheLion.com
Event schedule and times
Kid's Fun Run at 7:40AM / Run at 8AM / Ride at 9AM