Perks of our Tour: Scenic country roads, sag/mechanic support, well marked roads with low traffic and flat-rolling terrain, most gravel corners swept, rest stop every ~15-25 miles depending on route, pre-ride and rest stop refreshments, maps, showers/swimming available after the tour (see park website), free lunch for all 40 or 65+ mile route participants.
NEW FOR 2017: ~25 mile route will not be on the Riverwalk Pathway, but will follow rural roads to the tour rest stop!
Optional MASS GROUP Welcome and Start at 8:30 AM.
Lunch: Free for 40 and 65+ mile participants. Available from 11:00 to 3:00 PM, please sign up at registration or opt out. Returning for 2017: Local favorite, Bare Bones BBQ!!! 25 mile route riders will receive refreshments at the end of their ride.
Giveaways: Free t-shirts available to all early (June 5th) Registrations. 2017 tour give-aways and prizes to be determined.stay tuned!
Routes: 25 miles ‚Äì Paved, low traffic rural roads with one rest stop. Optional guided tour by a TRR club member leaving at ~8:30 AM; 40 miles with at least one rest stop and included lunch; 65+ miles with at least two rest stops and included lunch.
It is also permissible to double up a loop to attain a glorious 'century' ride (100+ miles, one of the marked loops will need to be ridden twice.or additional ~30 mile loop).
Pay attention to rest stop availability times if planning the 65(+) routes. Plan accordingly. We will have GPS routes available and established Strava Segments along our routes!
Lodging: Hotels and restaurants available within 2 and 5 miles of tour start/finish. Please email us if you need recommendations. There are excellent local restaurants and cuisine throughout Lima.
Event Check In Location and Start: Ottawa Metro Park. 2632 Ada Rd, Lima, OH 45801 Easy access on HWY81/Ada Rd. One mile east of I75 and less than 6 miles south of US30.
Date: June 17, 2017
Distances: 25, 40, 65 miles
City, State: Lima, Ohio
Start Location: Ottawa Metro Park
Start Time: 8:30 AM mass start
Online Information: http://www.teamroadrunners.org/limaland-tour/