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Buffalo 105

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am 6:00 pm

What: Buffalo 105 Gravel Race starting and ending in Newton Iowa sponsored by Wrecked’em Racing.
Where: Newton YMCA 1701 S. 8th Ave E. Newton, Iowa 50208
When: Saturday October 12. Check-in must be completed by the riders’ meeting at 8:45 AM
Who: You
Why: Because gravel is everywhere, get used to it and embrace it for biking.
Cost: This is the best part – free if you bring something to donate to the local food pantry.
Awards: Did we mention this race is free?

Other important facts:
– This race is done at your own risk. You are responsible for you.
– 55 or 105 miles of glorious Jasper County gravel. There may be some “B” surface road.
– Cue cards will be emailed. A file will be available for importing into GPS devices.
– This is a difficult course because of the amount of elevation gain.
– There are two loops, you will return to the start at approximately the halfway point.
– You may see buffalo on the course. Respect them, they are very big and heavy and can run fast.
– To register, send an email by midnight October 10 to bpatty2011@gmail.com

Rules (just a few to keep it safe and fair):
– Riders undertake this event at their own risk.
– Be safe, courteous and respect private property. No littering or other undesirable behavior.
– Helmets must be worn at all times when on a bike.
– Roads are open to vehicle traffic, there are no course marshals. Yield to vehicles!
– If you leave the course, re-enter at the same location as you left.
– All racers must return to the finish by the 6:00 PM cutoff time.
– Let us know if you abandon by calling (641) 840-0535

Email questions to bpatty2011@gmail.com

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
http://www.bikeiowa.com/Event/13791

Organizer

Email:
wyo131gravel@gmail.com

Distance

55 or 105 miles
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