|The Tour of Alabama for 2012 is our inaugural road cycling event to ride across Alabama in 5 days and in nearly 400 miles. This is more than a tour, it’s a personal challenge that will help push you further!
Participants must arrange for transportation to and from the event starting (Florence, AL) and ending points (Auburn, AL). Participants must arrange for their own lodging at each overnight location.
Aid stations will be provided along the route.
|5 days, 400 miles and 19,000 feet of climbing! This year we’ll start from Florence and ride to Huntsville on the first day. The second day will start in Huntsville and end at Lake Guntserville. The third day will start at Lake Guntersville and end in the town of Centre. The fourth day starts in Centre and will finish at Mt. Cheaha State Park. The final day starts at Mt. Cheaha and finishes in Auburn. There are several climbs throughout the ride with the most challenging being Mt. Cheaha with over 12 miles of grades from 1-10%.
|Registration is online at http://tourofalabama.eventbrite.com.
|The ride will start Monday, October 8, 2012 at 8am from Point Park in Florence, Alabama. See this link for the exact location: https://maps.google.com/maps?q=point+park,+florence,+alabama&ll=34.810826,-87.626867&spn=0.012315,0.026157&fb=1&gl=us&hq=point+park,+florence,+alabama&hnear=point+park,+florence,+alabama&cid=0,0,455713620010755283&t=m&z=16&iwloc=A
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582 TURTLE CREEK DR
(205) 789-7060 www.tourofalabama.com