Winston County Gravel Cup
Whether you choose the 40-, 60-, or 100-mile route, you will not be disappointed with the unique experience this ride will provide. Mainly gravel, with only a touch of pavement, you will travel through wooded lanes, challenging climbs, and open valleys to discover the incredible views this area has to offer. This ride is whatever you make of it… whether you choose to set a personal record or a personal goal to finish, all riders of all skill levels are welcome to join us September 24th. If you want to race, go nuts. We will be timing the event. If you want to go for a fantastic ride with friends, also, go nuts. This is about having a good time.
Support: NONE. This is a 100% self-supported ride. Be prepared for mechanicals, weather, and wild animal attacks. The courses will not be marked. Riders must be prepared to navigate on your own, so be sure to download/ upload/ print/ etc. the cue sheets and route of your choosing. We will not come get you. There is good cell coverage on most of the route, so you can call someone who cares. Pit stops might be out there, but don’t bank on them.
General Rules:-You are in charge of yourself. 100%! This is an unsupported ride-You must register for the event. You will be added to the list. The list will be posted.-Everyone must wear a helmet.-Be prepared for anything. Weather. Mechanical issues. Hydration. Food.-Keep the course clean.
LEAVE NO TRACE.-Be respectful and uphold all traffic laws. Communicate with other riders. Ride safely and use good judgement.- We are here to have fun, don’t be an asshole. This event is put on by volunteers, who donated time and money. Be nice to them. Be courteous to all other road users (Cars, Trucks, ATV, and Tractors)- Expect nothing; but if you need something, ask. See less