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American Legion Post 197 Gravel Mission

May 23, 2020 @ 8:00 am 6:00 pm

Our second annual gravel event is a bicycle ride on the gravel roads in and around Cass. County, starting and finishing in Eagle NE.(15 minutes east of Lincoln NE). The ride will be a fundraiser to try to help send 2 youth(1 boy and 1 girl) to Nebraska Boys and Girls State. Also, we would like to raise enough money to donate to the summer youth sports program in Eagle NE. You can expect great gravel roads, small towns, an awesome prize table and food/drinks at Bailey’s Local(bar in Eagle NE). Send in your postcard entries starting Dec 7th, 2020. Postcards can be sent to Legion Post 197 Gravel Mission 903 F st. Eagle NE 68347. Include your name, which event(100 mile or 50 mile). Your category if entering the 100 mile event. Categories for the 100 mile event are Women’s open, Men’s open, Women’s Military, Men’s Military and new for this year is a 2 person team. Please include your branch and unit if entering the military category.

Fundraiser

City Park Shelter

Applewood Drive
Eagle, Nebraska 68347 United States
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Distance

100 and 50 mile
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Pirate Cycling League’s Tour Of Dirt Roads

May 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am 5:00 pm

Pirate Cycling League’s Tour Of Dirt Roads

Each Spring, Pirate Cycling League has mapped out a course incorporating some of the less-traveled gravel and minimum maintenance roads (MMR’s) in the surrounding counties and set aside a day to celebrate them with our friends. This years event will  take place on Saturday, May 9.

It’s not a race, it’s an adventure. And we’d love to have you join us – everyone is welcome. There’s no entry fee (which is one reason we offer an unconditional money-back guarantee that you’ll have a great time).

But you will want to come prepared with all the gear you need (it is springtime in Nebraska, after all) and some doubloons (or some currency) to use as barter for replenishment – and for post-ride (last year we confirmed  that grog DOES flow in the quiet hamlet of Palmyra).

Discuss and share your questions or thoughts about this ride on the Tour Of Dirt Roads thread on the Riding Gravel Forum hpcl-skull-crossbonesere.

Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Website:
http://piratecyclingleague.blogspot.com/

Distance

91 miles

City Park

344 S 2nd Rd
Palmyra, NE United States
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http://piratecyclingleague.blogspot.com/
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Chief Standing Bear Trail Ride (Homestead 100)

September 21 @ 7:30 am 5:00 pm

Again this year, we have added an optional choice of riding for you on our Newly developed Chief Standing Bear Trail!!

This route is a scenic route & no highways involved. This ride takes you on a crushed limestone trail along the Big Blue River.

This route will be lightly supported so bring plenty of water with you. Restrooms and drinking fountains at a couple of the trailheads approximately every 6-7 miles.

$40.00

Corner of 3rd and US HWY 136

200 Court Street
Beatrice, Nebraska 68310 United States
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Distance

15, 25, 40, 72 mile options
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Husker Hundo

July 6 @ 6:00 am 5:00 pm

The inaugural Husker Hundo is a gravel event that is part of the Randy’s Ritual Ride points Series. With three route options, plentiful sag stops and great prizes from UNL Cycling Club’s amazing sponsors this event is sure to satisfy your gravel itch. Early Registration Opens May 1st!

Registration is limited to 200 riders for all events, and the Huskers are known for their sellouts!

TBA

Distance

100 miles
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Gravel Worlds 2014 Results

    The increasingly popular Gravel Worlds in Lincoln, Nebraska was this past weekend. 146 riders started the 153 mile course and 112 finished.   Several time Dirty Kanza winner, Dan Hughes, took the win for the men. Karen Borgstedt and Andrea Cohen took the combined win in the women’s category in 10 hours, 36 minutes.  […]

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Gravel Worlds Registration Open April 1

The Pirate Cycling League is now accepting postcards for the 2014 Gravel Worlds. Get all the information on the Gravel Worlds Website. If you have any questions, comments, or want to share some pictures, check out the Riding Gravel Forum thread. Do you have news about an event, a race, products, or anything else gravel-specific? […]

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