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Conditions are great!

Calling All BRX Riders! The BRX roads are looking great today!  The Barry County Road Commission has continued to work hard to grade the roads and get them whipped into shape for the Race which is only 15 days away!  One caution though, with the high...

Current Conditions!

Hey All you BRX Riders: The roads are in great condition today.  With the warm up coming this weekend and the BRX Pre-ride on Sunday, conditions should be fantastic!  Temperature this morning was 22 degrees and the roads are solid.  With the colder temps the last...

Beat the last price increase and save!

Register before noon est March 1st to save $5 on your entry fee. Register early and save!  Registration prices: Date              Time                 22 & 36 / 62 Decmber 1st,      2016 7am           $50 /$60 January   1st,      2017 noon         $55 /$65 February 1st,      2017 noon          $60 /$70 March      1st,      2017 noon          $65...

Beat the price increase!

Register before noon est tomorrow February 1st to save $5 on your entry fee. Register early and save!  Registration prices: Date              Time                 22 & 36 / 62 Decmber 1st,      2016 7am           $50 /$60 January   1st,      2017 noon         $55 /$65 February 1st,      2017 noon          $60 /$70 March      1st,      2017...

We have categories for casual riders too!

Some racers are out to enjoy the ride and experience the event at their own pace. For those of you who fit this description, we have created; 22 and 36 mile "Racing for fun" categories for 2017. Both of these categories will start as the last...

Help Michigan achieve a Five Foot Passing law!

On Tuesday, June 7, 2016, an inexplicable tragedy struck the Kalamazoo region. An out-of-control driver horrifically mowed down nine experienced bicyclists. This senseless tragedy struck a chord of heartbreak, devastation, and anger that has spread across Michigan and the entire country. The cycling community is...

Alternate training route!

With so many people riding the Barry-Roubaix race routes all season long I thought I would create an alternate route that mixes a little bit of each race route into one ride. 34 miles in length, ride it in either direction and let us know...

Great service for athletes

Newton Timing has been automatically adding your race results to Athlinks.  The site is a great data base for athletes allowing you quick access to your results and friends results. Check them out....

2017 date announced!

The ninth annual Founders Barry-Roubaix will take place March 25th, 2017. The race date will fluctuate each year to so it doesn't share the Easter weekend holiday, which created a conflict with volunteers and the use of event parking lots and buildings in the City...