10th Annual Tour de Boro


Event Date

Sat, Apr 16, 2016


Murfreesboro, TN


Activity Today Later

Cycling-17 miles - Registration Fee

$35 $40 Closed

Cycling-32 miles - Registration Fee

$35 $40 Closed

Cycling-64 miles - Registration Fee

$35 $35 Closed

About This Activity

10th annual Tour de Boro Bicycle Event Murfreesboro, TN. April 16, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. at Barfield Crescent Park. Tour de Boro (TDB) hosted by Middle Tennessee State University's Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Studies program. The supported ride (SAG, rest stops, breakfast, and lunch) will host three routes (17, 32, and 64 miles) and will begin at 697 Barfield Crescent Road in Murfreesboro, TN. Registration starts at 7:00am and ride begins at 8:30am.

Participant Pre and Post Race Check-In: REQUIRED

All riders must have pre and post race check-in with registration on the day of the event. This is in order to sign waivers and receive emergency contact rider bands. Anyone without a rider band at the start line, will NOT be allowed to participate. Please bring the confirmation email to registration for check-in purposes.  We will scan the QR code to expedite the process.

Liability Release Forms

All participants MUST sign a paper copy of the liability release form. A paper form may be printed from active.com. Forms will be available at the registration pre-race check-in.

Weather Forecast

***We will be sending out an email to all pre-registered riders concerning the weather and the Tour de Boro at 8pm on Friday the 15th***

Grand Prize Drawing

The grand prize is a $500 giftcard to Moab (Murfreesboro Outdoor and Bicycle).


This event is hosted by Middle Tennessee State University Leisure, Sport, and Tourism students. They reserve the right to cancel the event due to extenuating circumstances. Thank you for your understanding.

*Early registration has begun: a $5 price change will occur on March 15 at 11:59 pm and on April 15th, 2015 at 11:59pm! Registration on or before March 15 guarantees $35 early registration fee, and on or before April 15th guarantees a $40 registration fee on Active.com.  Registration with our ride includes: FREE Breakfast, FREE after ride lunch, and a t-shirt. If you pre-register and receive a t-shirt early it cannot be exchanged for a different size the day of the event.

*Note: Non-refundable if event is cancelled due to inclement weather.


$35 (Now thru March 15), $40 (March 15 thru April 15), and $45 the following


Have a question? Send us an email at mtsutdb@gmail.com or call Abby Davis, our participant assistant: (423)-827-3839 or Julie Wood: (615)-944-5322

JoJo's Doghouse.

To learn more about JoJo's Doghouse and the services they provide the city of Murfreesboro, follow this link. Please make your donations through Active.com.  Thank you for your generosity!


Event details and schedule


Registration: 7:00 am

Ride: 8:30 am


Short Route      17 miles        


M 0.0                   Start at pavilion 7 and go towards park entrance

M 0.4                   Left onto Veterans Pkwy

M 0.9                   Left onto Barfield Crescent

M 3.7                   Right onto Harrison Rd.

M 4.6                   Left onto Fann Rd. (no road sign, only a stop sign)

M 4.7                   Straight to Whitus Rd.

M 7.5                   Left onto Hutson Rd.

M 9.0                   Left onto Panther Creek at stop sign (no road sign)

M 11.9                  Left onto Midland

M 12.1                  Right onto Barfield Crescent

M 16.1                  Right onto Veterans Pkwy

M 16.6                  Right into park; continue to pavilion 7

M 17.0                  FINISH at pavilion 7

Medium Route           30.9 Miles    


M 0.0               Start at pavilion 7 and go towards park entrance

M 0.4               Left onto Veterans Pkwy

M 0.9               Left onto Barfield Crescent

M 5.0               Left onto Midland

M 10.3             Left onto Midland Fost. Rd.

M 11.5             Right onto Campground

M 12.5                         Left to stay on Campground

M 14.7             Cross Hwy. 231 onto Fosterville Rd.

M 15.6             Water Station at Fosterville Baptist church

M 15.9             Cross railroad tracks, Left onto Bell Buckle Rd., Right

                        onto Fosterville Short Creek Rd.

M 19.0             Left onto Liberty Pike (no road sign here,

                        only a stop sign)

M 21.3             Left onto 269

M 23.1                         Right onto Church St. (not Hwy. 231)

M 23.3             Right onto Johnson

M 24.3             Left onto Rucker Christiana (no road sign here, by

                        Johnson Road Cemetery)

M 26.7             Left at stop sign onto Rucker Rd.

M 27.9             Right onto Shelbyville Highway 231

M 29.2             Left Volunteer Rd

M 30.4             Volunteer ends and continues into park; follow to pavilion 7

M 30.9             FINISH at pavilion 7

Long Route          64.9 Miles           


M 0.0                Start at pavilion 7 and go towards park entrance

M 0.4                Left onto Veterans Pkwy

M 0.9                Left onto Barfield Crescent

M 3.7                Right onto Harrison

M 4.6                Left at stop sign onto Fann

M 4.7                Cross over road and continue onto Whitus

M 7.5                Left onto Hutson

M 9.1                Left at stop sign onto Panther Creek

M 11.9              Right onto Midland

M 17.1              Left at stop sign onto Midland Foster

M 18.3              Right onto Campground

M 19.2              Left to stay on Campground

M 21.4              Cross HWY 231 and continue onto Fosterville

M 22.3              Water Station at Fosterville Baptist church

M 22.6              Follow through turn (left), cross railroad tracks, right onto Bell Buckle

M 23.8              Bare left – do not cross railroad tracks

M 26.3              Cross railroad tracks

M 28.6              Left at stop sign (you will be in Bell Buckle), cross railroad tracks and continue onto HWY 82 N

                        (Caution construction area, watch out for gravel)

M 30.8              Left onto Happy Valley

M 36.4              Right onto Liberty Pike

M 40.1              Right onto Short Creek Road (not Short Creek Loop!)

                        Water Station at Short Creek Baptist church

                        Continue through parking lot on Short Creek Rd.

M 42.1              Right onto Christiana Hoovers Gap

M 42.7              Right to continue on Christiana Hoovers Gap – Cross Interstate 24

M 47.7              Left onto Manchester Pike

M 50.2              Left onto Ridley Earp – Cross Interstate 24

M 51.3              Right onto Miller (this will turn into Sledge)

M 52.1              Stay straight at right turn for Miller and continue onto Sledge

M 53.8              Continue onto Sledge

M 54.5              Left onto Wayside (no sign) and immediately turn right onto Woodfin

M 56.9              Left onto Wayside (no sign)

M 57.1              Right onto S. Rucker

M 58.4              Left onto Rucker

M 61.9              Right onto Shelbyville Highway 231

M 63.2              Turn Left onto Volunteer

M 64.4              Volunteer ends and continues into park

M 64.9              FINISH at pavilion 7 


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