Distances and Prizes

3 Race lengths to challenge cyclists of all levels and experience

  • 62 – Mile : Open men & women, Masters and Women & Men single speed, Tandem
  • 36 – Mile:  Men & Women (Age categories), Youth (11-18), Single speed / Fixie, Fat bike and Tandem
  • 22 – Mile:  Men & Women (Age categories), Youth (11-18), Single speed / Fixie, Fat bike and Tandem

Road, mountain, Single speed, fixie, fat or cross bikes can be used in any class.
The 62 mile race is for elite/pro level athletes. Last year it took the pros over 3 hours at 20+ mph average! That would be over 4 hours for us mere mortals. There is also a Cut-Off time of 1:30 P.M. at the second aid station.

Distances are approximate depending on final course designation made prior to race start. We reserve the right to combine low category fields.

 

Over $34,000 in awards cash and prizes!

62 Mile Men and Women open

$10,000 cash awards plus trophies or medals for the top ten 62 mile men and women racers (no age categories).

  • 1st: $1,200
  • 2nd: $800
  • 3rd: $600
  • 4th: $400
  • 5th: $200
  • 6th: $180
  • 7th: $160
  • 8th: $140
  • 9th: $120
  • 10th: $100

A free entry will be awarded to the 2018 race for each of the winners of these classes.

62 Mile Master Men 40 - 50 and 51 +

Cash and medal awards to the top 5 Masters 40 – 50 and top 5 for 51 +

  • 1st: $600
  • 2nd: $400
  • 3rd: $200
  • 4th: $150
  • 5th: $100

A free entry will be awarded to the 2018 race for each of the winners of these classes.

62 Mile Men Single Speed

Cash and medal awards to the top 5 Single Speed categories:

  • 1st: $600
  • 2nd: $400
  • 3rd: $200
  • 4th: $150
  • 5th: $100

A free entry will be awarded to the 2018 race for the winners of this class.

62 Mile Women Single Speed *will be combined with men if less than 10

Cash and medal awards to the top 5 Single Speed categories:

  • 1st: $600
  • 2nd: $400
  • 3rd: $200
  • 4th: $150
  • 5th: $100

A free entry will be awarded to the 2018 race for the winners of this category.

62 Mile Tandem * not eligible for overall awards

Trophy’s &  medal awards to the top 3 in Tandem category:

A free entry will be awarded to the 2018 race for each of the winners of this class.

36 Mile Men and Women overall

$3000 cash awards sponsored by Greenware plus trophies or medals to the overall top ten men and women 36 mile racers (tandems not eligible for cash awards).

  • 1st: $450
  • 2nd: $300
  • 3rd: $225
  • 4th: $150
  • 5th: $135
  • 6th: $120
  • 7th: $110
  • 8th: $100
  • 9th: $85
  • 10th: $65

36-Mile Men and Women age groups

Additionally, medals and prizes will be awarded to the top 5 finishers in the following age group categories:

19-24 Men (36 mile)

25-29 Men (36 mile)

30-31 Men (36 mile)

32-34 Men (36 mile)

35-37 Men (36 mile)

38-39 Men (36 mile)

40-42 Men (36 mile)

43-44 Men (36 mile)

45-46 Men (36 mile)

47       Men (36 mile)

48-49 Men (36 mile)

50-52 Men (36 mile)

53-54 Men (36 mile)

55-57 Men (36 mile)

58-60 Men (36 mile)

61+ Men (36 mile)

19-29 Women (36 mile)

30-39 Women (36 mile)

40-45 Women (36 mile)

46 – 52 Women (36 mile)

53+       Women (36 mile)

Men Single Speed & fixed gear (36 mile)

Women Single Speed & fixed gear (36 mile)

Men Fat Bike with at least 3.7″ tires (36 mile)

Women Fat Bike with at least 3.7″ tires (36 mile)

Tandem (36 mile)

11-18 YOUTH BOYS (36 mile)

11-18 YOUTH GIRLS (36 mile)

22 Mile Men and Women overall

Trophies and prizes will be awarded to the top 5 overall men and women for the 22-mile race. (tandems not eligible for overall awards)

22 Mile Men and Women age groups

Trophies and prizes will be awarded to the top 5  men and women finishers in each of the following  22-mile age/ race categories:

19-29 Men (22 mile)

30-34 Men (22 mile)

35-39 Men (22 mile)

40-45 Men (22 mile)

46-49 Men (22 mile)

50-55 Men (22 mile)

56 – 60 Men (22 mile)

61+        Men (22 mile)

19-29 Women (22 mile)

30-39 Women (22 mile)

40-45 Women (22 mile)

46 – 52 Women (22 mile)

53+        Women (22 mile)

Single Speed & Fixed gear Men and Women (22 mile)

Tandem (22 mile)

11-18 YOUTH Boys (22 mile)

11-18 YOUTH GIRLS (22 mile)

Mens Fat Bike with at least 3.7″ tires (22 mile)

Womens Fat Bike with at least 3.7″ tires (22 mile) *will be combined with men if less than 10

36- Mile and 22- Mile Youth 18 and under

Michigan Youth Cycling scholarship certificates will be awarded to the fastest 18 and under male and female in the 36 and 22 mile races . * award amount determined by number of youth racers