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2-24 Race Newsletter #3

Follow the link to the latest Dirt on the Barry-Roubaix race. http://us6.campaign-archive1.com/?u=852a265047c93acabaf283693&id=9007f480bc  ...

Specialized will be at the race with DIVERGE!

Stop by the Specialized demo truck in the Hastings Ace Hardware parking lot on 3/24 from 3-6 to check out DIVERGE!  They'll also be on hand to talk bikes at their expo tent in the awards area. ...

Spoke Folks – A non profit getting more butts on bikes

Thank you Spoke Folks for being a great ambassador for the cycling community and working with us to clean up the race course of water bottles and trash. (Please don't litter intentionally!!!) Their mission; To increase and sustain bicycle ridership in the West Michigan area and beyond. The goal...

Curtis Course Conditions Report 2-10

Hey All You BRX Riders: I checked out some of the 62 mile loop today and found the road conditions to be 90% open dirt, 10% ice patches, especially at corners and protected curves, with some areas of frozen ruts which may become muddy and sticky...

Finishing Route Change Announced

We're excited to announce a change to the finishing route for the 2017 race. We are bringing back the popular Cook gravel Road to bring you back into Hastings via Green St. The finish line and race chute will still be in the same location...

Convenient race day parking with donation to Thornapple Trails Association

Reduce your race day stress by parking in the Thornapple Trails Association fund raiser parking lot. $10 See details below:   RESERVED PARKING AREA NEAR ACE HARDWARE (200 S BOLTWOOD ST., HASTINGS, MI) FOR BARRY-ROUBAIX RIDERS ON MARCH 25, 2017 Fundraiser for Thornapple Trail Association   Park your vehicle in the...

This changes everything!

SRAM, the sponsor of the 62-mile "Killer" race category is always on the cutting edge of cycling technology. It’s Time To Shift Forward At SRAM, we know that if a technological advancement clutters the experience, it shouldn’t be called an advancement. Because it’s a bicycle. It’s supposed to...

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...

Get noticed! Express Signs

Please welcome our new race partner, Express Signs.  We've been working with Judd and Jason the owners for the last few years to help design and create all the signs and banners for the race course, race chute, awards stage.  These guys work with all types...