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Update

Pre-ride the course Well, even considering the frigid weather conditions, the City of Hastings continues to be impressed with the number of tough / crazy riders hitting the Founders Barry-Roubaix race course on the weekends.If you're looking to  pre-ride the race course, we have an updated...

Daycare is available on race day!

Licensed Daycare Service is available at the Hastings Community Education Center; Race day hours 8 am - 4 pm. child care services- infant - 12 yrs. $10 / hr or $30 for the day. 520 W. South Street Hastings, 49058. Contact Mary Robinson @ (269) 818-0040....

Youth Cycling discount

We have decided to offer a reduced entry to all 11-18 year old youth category racers for 2014. Instead of $45 we have reduced youth registration to $25. All youth racers currently registered have received a refund. Our goal is to continue to increase youth...

Registration humming along!

Interesting fact, so far 1922 people have signed up but 1529 racers from last year still haven't signed up yet. Together these numbers almost total a sell out. Sign up soon, the first price increase is January 18th....

Cash Purse doubles for 2014!

A lot of internet searching has indicated that the Barry-Roubaix is the largest gravel road race in the USA!  In keeping with this incredible growth, we have doubled the cash prize purse for 2014. Registration opens December 1st at noon eastern.   $10,000 cash awards plus trophies...

Lodging at Bay Pointe Inn

A block of rooms is being held for racers at a 10% discount for the 2014 race at Bay Pointe Inn but reservations need to be made by phone not online if you want the 10% discount. Call now! They only have 40 rooms and...

Update on Gary

I exchanged emails with Geoffrey Bernard today and he had this to say about Gary's progress. Today's test revealed the root cause of what happened. A pre-existing condition (mitral bridge? if I understood him correctly). A heart artery is routed thru cardiac muscle, not outside...

Results are posted

Click on the Race Info drop down menu and then Results, follow the link to your division. Overall's DNF, and DNS will be posted soon. The last we heard the cardiac arrest patient was stable at Spectrum Hospital. We are very thankful more than one racer,...

Raffle winners!

The random pre-race raffle has been selected from the racers bib numbers! Please check this link to see if you won something. Items tend to be Gore socks, Dakine gloves, shirts and Dakine hats sorted by size and sex. Also includes Boshield lube, Regular Coffee,...