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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...

Lost and Found

Not much: 1 plaid shirt, one hoodie, 1 Chevy key and an iPhone with a locked screen....

Help Jeff and the Barry-Roubaix fight cancer!

What started out as a bet between the crazy guys at Velocity USA has turned into a full assault on fighting cancer. Please consider donating. Cant wait to see Jeff Jacobi passing people on a pink scooter! https://www.gofundme.com/fcancerscooter...

Permanent course markings!

The Barry-Roubaix courses will receive permanent designation for year round riding!! Thanks to The City of Hastings, Michigan, The Hastings Downtown Development Authority, a Hastings Foundation grant and the Barry County Road Commission for helping to make this happen! Installation is underway this winter. Want...