Maryland Endurance Challenge

Emmitsburg, MD

About this Event

Endurance Bicycle Ride to benefit the Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership of Frederick County. 12-hour, 6-hour and 3-hour options available.

Introducing The Maryland Endurance Challenge


Saturday, May 20, 2017


It’s just another day in paradise

…with 12-hour, 6-hour, and 3-hour rides in beautiful Frederick County, Maryland.

Starting and ending on the East Campus of Mount St. Mary’s University, we’ve prepared route options for all cycling abilities.

Cross covered bridges, cruise the rolling farmlands, and enjoy Mid-Maryland’s pastoral countryside. Challenge yourself, and help the needy.

Who is this ride for?
Hard-core racers
Endurance racers
Ultramarathon cyclists
UMCA competitors
Randonneurs
Recreational cyclists
Families!
 

Presented as a fundraiser for SHIP of Frederick County, the Maryland Endurance Challenge is proud to be associated with the UltraMarathon Cycling Association (UMCA).  The Maryland Endurance Challenge results for UMCA members will count toward the World Cup of UltraCycling 12-hour and 6-Hour Series.

This is a drafting-legal ride.

12-Hour Challenge:
Three very scenic 33-mile loops of north-central Maryland’s pastoral farmlands, including Frederick County’s three famous covered bridges. There will be a control/rest point at the half-way mark. Then – traverse to the short loop and complete as many laps as you can do, around a 6-mile loop on quiet country roads.
8am start
Registration : $35.00
Fund Raising Minimum : $100.00

6-Hour Challenge
:
A very scenic 33-mile loop of north-central Maryland’s pastoral farmlands, including Frederick County’s three famous covered bridges. There will be a control/rest point at the half-way mark. Then – traverse to the short loop and complete as many laps as you can do, around a 6-mile loop on quiet country roads.
9am start
Registration : $25.00
Fund Raising Minimum : $75.00

3-Hour Challenge
:
As many laps as you can do, around a 6-mile loop on quiet country roads.
10am start
Registration : $15.00
Fund Raising Minimum : $50.00

Day of event registration will be available for an extra $10


We’ll provide you with tools to raise funds from friends, family, neighbors, colleagues, or fellow students.

 

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Amenities Include:

 

Electronic timing
Refreshment stations
SAG support
Rest rooms
Bike repair facilities
Medals for high-placed finishers
Medals for the biggest fundraisers
Points for UMCA competitors
Raise funds for homeless youth
Funds raised are tax deductible
Professional photographer
And so much more!

See our Facebook event page here

When & Where

May 20, 2017

Saturday

8:00 AM

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Emmitsburg, MD

Mount St. Mary's University

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