Festive 500 with Rapha and Signature Cycles

Sunday, December 30th 

Signature Cycles Greenwich    

Once again Rapha challenges riders around the world to avoid the festive flab and clock those miles with the Festive 500 Challenge – Ride 500km between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve posting evidence of your endeavors along the way.

This year Signature Cycles is partnering with Rapha Racing NYC to help make it easier for all of us. After all there is nothing better than suffering with friends!

Join the Rockstar Games / Signature Cycles and Rapha Racing NYC cycling teams as we head on 66.3 mile ride through some of the most beautiful roads in rural Connecticut.

The ride will leave promptly at 10am from our newly opened Greenwich, CT studio located at 14 Railroad Ave. on Sunday December 30th.

RSVP required. Email blake@signaturecycles.com or justin@signaturecycles.com if you are interested in participating.

Details on the Route:
66.3 Challenging miles through rural Connecticut.
5094 ft of Climbing
3 food stops at mile 21, 40, and 51
GPS route data available here.

1. This ride will contain sections of unpaved road. Terrain my vary based on weather.
2. Expect gravel, loose dirt sections, and winter debris.
3. This is an unsupported ride.
4. Please expect temperatures to be in the low 30’s, dress accordingly.
5. Please bring plenty of supplies including: flat repair kit, food, hydration, money, phone, pump, etc.

For the New Yorkers:

A group from Signature NYC will be leaving from Grand Central Station on the 8:37 AM Train to Greenwich.
We will arrive at out Greenwich, CT studio at 9:28 with just enough time to fill bottles and get ready.
The Festive ride will depart promptly at 10am.
*** Please allow enough time to purchase tickets, and be ready for departure***

For everyone else:

Please arrive at the Greenwich CT studio with enough time to get prepared for the ride. The studio will be open at 9:15 for riders.
The Festive ride will depart promptly at 10am.

One comment

  1. Hoping for the best, will c u Sunday! ~namaste

    Comment by Keith Conover on December 21, 2012 at 9:21 am

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