August 3, 2013 · 9:30 AM
This location is shown only to members
We're going for a fast-paced, hilly, 100-mile road ride. This ride is for advanced riders who wish to ride a century (100 miles) at a fast pace with others of comparable ability.
Speed: Plan for about 8 hours of ride time plus one to two hours for all breaks and lunch.
Route: Janesville to Footville (16 miles); Footville to Albany (15 miles); Albany to Brodhead (27 miles); Brodhead to Afton (21 miles); Afton to Janesville (23 miles). 102 miles total.
Rest Stops / Lunch: Snacks in Footville at 16 miles; Snacks in Albany at 31 miles; Lunch in Brodhead at 58 miles; Snacks in Afton at 79 miles.
Hills: Yes, lots of them. ~4,500 feet climbing. (Click here for Elevation Profile.)
A map and cue sheet will be provided. An odometer will be needed to follow the route.
Plan to arrive by 9:30 AM. We will push-off promptly at 10:00 AM.
Directions: Take exit 175 off of I-90 to E Racine Street. Go 0.7 miles on E Racine Street. Turn left at Palmer Drive (stoplight) and go 0.7 miles. Rotary Botanical Gardens will be on your right.