Bridging the Gap Ride #3

Sat October 1, 2022 Sugar Land, TX 77479 US Directions
Events

55 Mile Route

$60 7:00AM CDT - 1:00PM CDT Price increases after August 15, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT

35 Mile Route

$60 7:00AM CDT - 1:00PM CDT Price increases after August 15, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
Place
Brazos River Park
18427 SW Freeway
Sugar Land, TX US 77479
Description

Bridging the Gap Ride is an annual cycling event hosted by Motherland Cycling Club (MCC), that aims to bring cyclists of diverse backgrounds and persuasions together for a fun and entertaining ride where participants get to experience different cultures, eat, laugh and dance afterwards--all while also supporting a local charity*. After ride entertainment will feature a DJ, food and games.

Event Give Away - All participants will receive a meal and drink ticket as well as a raffle ticket. A few lucky participants will win several nice gifts. Details will be provided subsequently. In last year's ride, gifts included carbon aero wheels, $1000 gift certificate, smart trainer, helmet, carbon cycling shoes, bike repair tools, and massage gift certificates.   All participants who register before September 15, 2022, will receive a T-Shirt in their size. 

Routes - 55 Mile Route  and    35 Mile Route 

We look forward to seeing you. Please spread the word and let's bridge the gap!!

Special thanks to our sponsors:
If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact - info@motherlandcycling.org

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**Watch out for updates on the specific prizes that could be won with the raffle tickets 

Packet Pick Up (Subject to change--please check back for updates)

We strongly encourage all riders to pick up their packets ahead of the ride. 

Tour Policy

There is no rain date; we ride rain or shine - In case of severe weather or restriction mandated by local, state or federal government agencies, MCC reserves the right to cancel/alter/modify the ride for safety concerns.

In any case, we do not refund entry fees. Please review the waiver - YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR SAFETY AND ACCEPT THE RISKS OF PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT.

Safety Rules and Protocols

Please obey all traffic laws. Helmets are required, no headphones. Please ensure your bike is in good working condition. Additional safety instructions will be provided on event day. Please carry your cell phone in waterproof cover and call 911 in case of emergency. Additionally please call the event coordinator. Her telephone number will be provided on event day. 

Covid 19 - Please observe latest CDC Covid-19 guidelines. Hand sanitizers will be available at all rest stops. Disposable face masks will be available at the registration booth. If you have been exposed or are experiencing Covid-19 like symptoms, please do not participate at the event.

Parking

Brazos River park has plenty of parking spaces available. Please plan to arrive early.

Rest Stops (Subject to change--please check back for updates)

35 Mile Route

Rest Stop #1: (Mile 13): 8545 FM 1464 RD, Houston, TX 77083 (Shell Gas Station), Hosts: State Farm Agent - Felicia Olowu and Society Cycle Works

Rest Stop #2: (Mile 26): 603 Plantation Dr, Richmond, TX 77469 (Chevron Gas Station), Hosts: State Farm Agent - Felicia Olowu and Society Cycle Works

 

55 Mile Route

Rest Stop #1: (Mile 13): 8545 FM 1464 RD, Houston, TX 77083 (Shell Gas Station), Hosts: State Farm Agent - Felicia Olowu and Society Cycle Works

Rest Stop #2: (Mile 23): 24948 Farm to Market 1093 Suite 220, Katy, TX 77494 (Handlebar Cyclery), Hosts: MCC and Handlebar Cyclery.

Rest Stop #3: (Mile 45): 3326 Avenue I, Rosenberg, TX 77471 (Lucky Rudy's), Hosts: ActivePassion, State Farm Agent - Felicia Olowu and Sugar Cycles

Turnaround Location: (Mile 18): 6407 S Peek Rd, Richmond, TX 77407 (Stripes Gas Station). IF YOU ARE DOING THE 55 MILE ROUTE AND YOU ARE NOT AT THIS LOCATION BY 9.15AM, YOU WILL BE RESPECTFULLY ENCOURAGED TO DO THE 35 MILE ROUTE!

*Bike technicians will be stationed at each rest stop for both routes.

 

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