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St Joseph GranGravel 500, 0500
February 28 @ 8:00 am - March 2 @ 5:00 pmFundraiser
CHI St Joseph and Invictus Cycling presents! a 500 mile self supported race through the Brazos Valley and East Texas. St Joseph GranGravel 500, 0500 http://stjofo.convio.net/site/TR?fr_id=1040&pg=entry Tour Divide rules apply and will be emailed at registration. All racers must have a SPOT tracker and can rent them from trackleaders.com or use your own. Route: Final route will be emailed several weeks before race start. Route conditions change dramatically with the weather. Route is 50% pavement, with the rest being gravel and dirt, with two separate single track sections of 10 miles each. One at Huntsville state park, and one at Double Lake. Bike choice: Due to the variety of conditions, a really tough road or cross bike, OR a light a fast mountain bike is recommended. Tour Divide style mountain bikes will do really well. Event (details will be emailed): March 24, 2017, all racers need to be checked in at Traditions Club House in Bryan. 0500 Grand Depart under police escort across town. Route will bring racers back into Traditions where the St Joseph Gran Fondo will be starting. Racers will proceed through the crowd, and finish during the main event.
500 mile Self-suppo
rted gravel race from Bryan Texas, with a 600 mile option ending in the CHI St Joseph GranFondo proper. www.granfo ndobcs.com