A celebrated ride in the Raleigh area, this ride benefits the National MS Society.
Saturday, July 27, 2013 @ 7:30 AM
Green Hope High School
2500 Carpenter Upchurch Rd
$27 until 6/30; $32 thru 7/21; $35 day of event
The Cup 'n Cone Tour is produced by MS Events and benefits the National MS Society and their fight against Multiple Sclerosis.
Info & Online Registration
Choose from 3 routes: 31, 49, and 67 miles. All routes start/finish at Green Hope High School in Cary and head out toward Jordan Lake. The 49 and 67 mile routes continue on with a challenging climb up the col d' Lystra triple-hump-hill on Lystra Road and then towards Carrboro. The 69 mile route continues on to the quiet roads of Orange County to Maple View Farm.
Turn-by-turn cue sheets, well marked route, SAG vehicle support, and well stocked rest stops are just the beginning. Cyclists on the longer routes enjoy free Maple View Farm ice cream at the mid-point. At the finish, all participants enjoy a free BBQ lunch courtesy of Backyard Bistro in Raleigh PLUS free Goodberry's frozen custard.
King of the Mountain Contest
Who are the fastest men and women on the infamous Col'de Lystra climb? Precision Race will provide disposable chip timing of the climb up Lystra for all participants in the 49- and 67-mile routes. Prizes will be awarded to the fastest men and women.