Practice Ride

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2017 Practice Ride – Sunday, July 16

The Practice Ride (PR) is NOT open to the general public.

The field limit is 300 riders.

Sunday, July 16, 2017. Start your ride any time between the hours of 5-6 a.m. After 6:00 a.m. you will not be able to start your ride.

How do I register for the practice ride?
To register for the PR: A special link will be emailed to each registered racer at the end of February. This link will allow you to register for the PR on line.

Is there a cost to the do the practice ride?
You must be registered for the Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb to partake in the practice ride. There is no additional cost for the practice ride. Registered Hillclimb racers will need to give their race confirmation number which is found on the Bikereg registration confirmation which you received after you registered.

I’m already signed up for the practice ride, where do I need to be to start?
The practice ride will take place on Sunday, July 16, 2017 with riders starting up the mountain between 5:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. Enter the Auto Road and take your first left into the gravel lot. Auto Road staff will be there to check you in and make sure you have a car ride down.

No riders will be permitted to start after 6:00 a.m. , no exceptions.

How do I get back down?
All riders must prove they have a driver that can bring them back down. Under no circumstances will a rider be permitted to ride if they don’t have a car ride down; no exceptions.

Is there a charge for cars?
Mt Washington Auto Road rates are posted on their web site. The Auto Road Toll House will be following weight and car restrictions. Please email the Auto Road if you have any questions or again visit the Auto Road web site. The Toll House does accept all major credit cards.

Will there be any amenities at the practice ride?
No. The practice ride is unsupported, there will not be: food, water, mechanical support, timing, blankets, awards, EMTs, etc. So if there is something you think you might need, be sure to bring it with you!


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