The 8th annual Spellbound Century road bike event takes place in Mount Holly, Burlington County, NJ where you ride by local horse farms and historic towns on mostly flat roads and some challenging rolling hills. The ride starts from historic Mount Holly, NJ, the County seat of Burlington County. Riders will have various mileage options to choose from including family friendly 20 miles, to a more experience 45 and 63 miles, to a challenging 100 miles. The route will be diverse on quite roads and will have lots of straight away. The ride routes are marked, fully SAG supported, and riders will be provided with a free Ride with GPS voice navigation route. The event will also have fully stocked planned rest stops along the way at farm markets where riders can purchase local fresh goods that will be delivered and be waiting for you at the finish. The event also includes a post ride celebration where you will be treated to a glass of beer, pizza, Italian water ice, local vendors, and live entertainment. Participants who register early will receive the beautiful event t-shirt. Additionally, Century riders will be awarded a custom-made pin and medal in recognition of their day’s accomplishment.
The vent benefits local no-profits organizations and in the past the donated funds have benefitted the Mount Holly PTA/O, The Mount Holly Police Department, the Mount Holly Recreation Department, Main Street Mount Holly, the Rancocas Nature Center, Main Street Mount Holly, the Aleshire, Holmes ans Wurst Memorail Scholarship Fund and more.
Event details and schedule
The event is scheduled for Saturday July 30, 2022. The Spellbound Century will start in downtown Mount Holly on the corner of Washington Street and Park Drive by the Mount Holly Township Municipal Building. By starting the event on Park Drive it will allow participants access to all the free public parking spaces off Rancocas Road. Registration for participants doing the century ride starts at 6:00 AM and roll out will be at 6:45 AM. Participants doing the 63 miles route registration begins at 7:00 and roll out is at 7:30 AM. Participants doing the 45 miles registration starts at 8:00 AM and roll out is at 8:30 am. Participants doing the 20 miles’ route registration starts at 8:30 AM and roll out will be 9:00 AM. All participants should be back to to the "Finish" line by 3:30 PM. All riders must always wear helmets and obey traffic laws. This is a rain or shine event. Hours subject to change depending on weather.