Start/End - 2018
This year's courses will start and end in beautiful Seward Park, Seattle. We'll have Starbucks coffee, snacks, and friendly faces to greet you all! At the finish there will be prizes, lots of food, and a chance to celebrate a great ride! We've also added a 5k walk!
Day-of check in will open at 8:00am, riders will depart Seward Park between 9am and 10am, and the 5k will begin at 10am. Mechanic station will be at start line from 8:30am-9:30am and at the long course rest area from 10am-11am. Finish line hours are 11am - 1pm with the legendary MAC AND CHEESE BAR!
Long Course - 9am
The long course will be 26 miles along the beautiful South Lake Washington loop. This means crossing Mercer Island, then looping clockwise down through Newcastle and Renton before return to the finish line at Seward Park.
The ride will take approximately 2.5 hours. To view the course, visit: (Download Cue Sheet)
The long course will have a rest area and mechanic's station on Newcastle Beach Park across Mercer Island. There you can get a bike tweak or take a break to get some snacks and a drink!
Short Course - 9:30am
The short course will be a beautiful lakeside 13-mile out-and-back from Seward Park to Madison Park along Lake Washington Boulevard.
The ride will take approximately 1 hour. To view the course, visit: (Download Cue Sheet)
The short course will have a rest area at the turnaround point with snacks, drinks, and a chance to take a break.
5k Walking Course - 10am
The 5K walk will travel through and around the gorgeous gem of Seward Park. There is a small hill section, but the trail is otherwise relatively flat and entirely on paved surfaces. 5k Walk begins at 10am!