Inagural Ride for the Rescue
A Great Success
- 5220 miles riden – 20 Gallons of energy drinks – 3 flat tires – 24 smiling volunteers -
- Awesome post ride pizza – Excellent Radio / Mechanical support -
- Einstein Bagels and coffee - Sheriff Deputies Escort for the 30 mile route -
and most importantly
to our friends at Knox Area Rescue Ministries
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Join us next year
Saturday August 17, 2013 for the 2nd Annual
$25 Online Registration thru Friday August 16 (6:00pm)
$30 Day of Event Registration beginning 6:45AM August 17
70 mile route Departure: 7:30am
The is not for the faint of heart. The route takes you north past Oak Ridge to Oliver Springs before returning through Coal Field. Be prepared for plenty of climbs, descents, and navigational challenges. You will be rewarded with beautiful scenery and smooth roads.
Three rest stops, Plus…one designated Marathon convenience store on route
50 mile route Departure: 7:30am
The route shares the first 17 miles then detours through Oak Ridge before picking up the final 20 miles of the main loop. All will enjoy this early morning ride.
Two rest stops, Plus…one designated Weigels convenience store on route
30 mile route Departure: 9:00am
This route takes you towards Lenoir City and returns thru Melton Hill Dam where you will join the riders completing the Oak Ridge and Oliver Springs routes.
One rest stop, Plus…one designated Weigels convenience store on route
This event provides challenges for experienced and conditioned cyclists. Fully supplied rest stops as well as convenience stores are located on the route for your personal needs. Local sheriffs are anticipating cyclists and will provide assistance as required. With your choice of routes there is a ride well suited to everyone.
So, join us for a great day of cycling in support of Knox Area Rescue Minstries as we
“Ride for the Rescue”