2014 Tour de Bland Bike Ride

Event Date

Sat, Oct 11, 2014


Bland, VA

About This Activity

Come ride the ridges at the 3rd Annual Tour de Bland Bicycle Ride

~ October 11, 2014

The Tour de Bland is a bike ride sponsored by the employee members of the ABB Rock N 4 A Cure Relay for Life Team in Bland, VA. This year there are three courses to choose from: a 15 mile Rally Ride, a 37 mile Challenge Ride, and the 70 mile Tri-Mountain Tour. See our website at www.tourdebland.org for course maps more details.

Also new this year riders can register as an Individual, get a discount as a Family with up to 4 family members, or bring a group and or club of 4 or more and get the Team discount. Everyone gets a discount if you beat the August 30 and Day of Event price increases. An event T-shirt and after race refreshments are included in the registration fee.

The ride is not on a closed a course, but along open public highways through scenic areas in rural Bland County. Some of the roads have posted speed limits up to 55 MPH. A signed release is required for participation. Parents must give written permission for riders under 18.

The Tour de Bland is being conducted in conjunction with the 21st Annual Bland County Festival of Leaves Celebration being held October 11 and 12 at the Bland County Fairgrounds which are adjacent to the Start/Finish Line. All proceeds from the bike ride go to benefit the American Cancer Society via the Bland County Relay for Life campaign. Total donations up to $15,000 will be matched by the ABB Foundation.

Event details and schedule

Stay tuned to www.tourdebland.org for parking, vendor, food. and all of the latest even details. Maps and instructions will be included in your registration packet.

On Site Registration begins at     7:30 AM

TriiMountain Tour starts at          9:00 AM

Challenge Ride starts at             10:30 AM

Rally Ride starts at              11:30 AM

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