Barry-Roubaix

Latest Update

3-16-11 Weather is getting warmer and the snow and ice will be gone by the weekend. More importantly the frost should be out of the ground so it can drain when it rains. Fast and dry roads are ahead! The Barry County roads are hard...

Top Ten reasons to ride Barry-Roubaix

10. It keeps you from being fat and lazy like 70% of Michiganders 9. Your friends are riding it and they are out of shape too 8. What else are you going to do on a beautiful Saturday in March 7. It's hard, but you can do it! 6....

Practice and Parking

3-14-11 The DNR has closed the entrance to the Gun Lake Unit due to the thaw and crumbling asphalt and have asked that we direct people wanting to practice the route to park at the Winter Sports area lot up near Hall Lake or...

Race course sneak peek video!

3-10-11 Thanks go out to Jason from XXC Mag for joining me on a ride Tuesday and shooting some helmet cam video for everyone!...

Welcome Joshua Tree Skin Care!

3-9-11 Joshua Tree Skin Care will be on hand with some prizes and raffles during the race. Stop by and checkout their products!...

Last chance for shirts, hoodies and posters

3-7-11 T-shirt and Hoodie sales will be final on Wednesday. We need time to print them, so order them now! Chances are there will not be any extras around on race day. Poster sales will close soon too since they are almost sold out....

Course Conditions

3-2-11 Barry Roubaix course trail report. 60% gravel (muddy if sunny) Fast as hell at night or frozen! 20% snow-covered (fast if frozen, they do salt and that makes for good traction, stay in the middle of the road). 10% Soft carpet gravel. (The...

Tee Shirt Deadline

2-24-11 Tee Shirt and Hoodie sales will close on March 9th. Only a few extras will be available come race day.  If you have already registered for the race but want to place an order for just a shirt you can still order them until...

Lodging update

2-17-11 Bay Pointe Inn has only 15 rooms left for Friday night. They are also doing an omlelette station now included with the complimentary Inn breakfast so Saturday morning you can have a great breakfast before the race. Breakfast is 7am-10am...

Lodging reminder

2-9-11 Make reservations early if you plan to stay at Bay Pointe Inn. The new casino opens 2-11-11 and since Bay Pointe Inn is the closest place around there could be a shortage of rooms on race weekend. Don't forget to mention the race for a discount!...