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June 03, 2023

26th Annual Cannonballs' Metric Century

Whitewater Middle School • 10201 Running Rapids Rd, CharlotteNC  28214 Organized by Cannonballs Cycling Team $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

About this event

Join the members of the Cannonballs Cycling Team for the 26th Annual Cannonballs' Metric Century. This supported ride is designed for all levels of cycling enthusiast - from families and recreational riders to experienced distance challengers. Each rider is free to set their own pace, and select the distance they will be proud to complete. As in previous years, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to a charitable organization. See below for a list of our fundraising activities.

Event details and schedule

Ride Date: Saturday June 3, 2023 , rain or shine. The 100K riders begin at 7:30a.m. & the 50K riders begin at 8:00a.m. The 16K Fun Ride begins at 9:00a.m. These start times are definite, so please adhere to them to ensure the course is supported.

Ride Distance: Choose either a 100k which is approximately 63 miles, a 50k which is approximately 31 miles, or a 16k bike route which is approximately 10 miles. All routes will be marked and volunteers will be stationed to guide and support you.

Ride Location: All riders will begin and end at Whitewater Middle School , 10201 Running Rapids Rd, Charlotte, NC 28214. Use 1520 Belmeade Drive Charlotte, NC 28214 for GPS.

DIRECTIONS: From Charlotte; travel I-85 West to I-485 inner loop to Exit #12 Moores Chapel Road,Left onto Moores Chapel Rd, Right onto Rhyne Rd, Left onto Belmeade Dr, Pass Whitewater Center & Left onto Running Rapids Rd.


Registration Fee:

● $30 (March 24 to March 31)
● $35 (April 1 to April 30)
● $40 (May-1 to June-1)

**Online Registration is closed on June 2

Same Day Registration
● $45 (June 3)

Kids under 12 years of age ride for free when accompanied by a paid adult rider (18 years of age or older).

Lunch included with Carrot Soufflé .

Registration/Check-In: Register on the day of the ride from 6:30a.m. until ride start. The Cannonballs Cycling Team will help provide a positive, memorable, and enjoyable experience by catering to your ride needs.

Rest Stops: Food and liquids will be available for riders to rest, refuel and recuperate. Best rest stops ever.

Support: SAG vehicles will cruise the course to support all riders. Mechanical support by local bike shops.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: ANSI or SNELL approved helmets are required for all riders.

2023 Ride For Pride Risk Management Plan: www.Cannonballs-Cycling.org


Mel Gwathney - mrgwathney@gmail.com

Chance Lewis - chance.lewis@gmail.com

Website: cannonballs-cycling.org

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Whitewater Middle School

10201 Running Rapids Rd, CharlotteNC  28214

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