Greenville Gravel Grinder Event

Bell's BeerGreenville Gravel Grinder

G3 of gravel cycling

Saturday, September 21st 9:00 AM

RIDE OVERVIEW

Greenville Gravel Grinder is a self-supported gravel bike ride on a set route along mixed terrain roads. The ride starts and finishes at Landon’s Winery in downtown Greenville. The route takes you on combinations of gravel, dirt, portions of the Northeast Texas Trail and hard surface roads. This event will take place during the 3rd annual Cotton Patch Challenge. There will be two northern routes to choose from: 50k miles and 100k – each with a “wet” and “dry” option. Check here prior to the event to download GPS map.

There will be two versions of the route for dry or wet conditions, depending on the weather at the time of the event.

Following the ride there will be a complimentary cold serving of Bell’s Craft Beer served in custom made beer glass at Ashen Rose in downtown Greenville.

COST $40 (if registered by Sept. 1) $45 after Sept. 1
Price includes custom G3s cycling socks, event T-Shirt , complimentary fruit smoothies and 1 serving of Bell’s Craft Beer. The first 200 registered riders will be guaranteed G3s custom socks and an event T-Shirt.

Proceeds to the NE Texas Trail.

MANDATORY GEAR
1. Bike helmet
2. Sufficient food and drink for the ride. There is only one rest stop where routes diverge. NOTE: One porta john will be on the route.
3. Spare tubes, patch kit, and tire boots
4. Co2 cartridges or pump
5. Bike Multi-tool
6. Cell phone
7. GPS unit or bicycle computer (Limited signage will be on route. You will need to know mileage to anticipate turns.)

2019 ROUTE
Garmin Route
https://connect.garmin.com/ to be announced in September 2018