2018 U.S. Gran Fondo National Series, supported by Haute Route

Lupus Wolfride Gran Fondo

Lupus Wolfride Gran Fondo

August 04 2018
Eureka, Missouri, USA

The Lupus Foundation of America, Heartland Chapter is excited to return to the City of Eureka, MO and host the Lupus WolfRide Charity Cycling Event and finishing with the Route 66 BBQ Blast.  The ride starts and finishes in Eureka’s Lion’s Park.

Who doesn't like BBQ?! Get your “licks” at Eureka's Route 66 BBQ Blast located at the finish line.  All paid cyclists will receive a ticket for a complimentary BBQ lunch.

Bring the entire family – the Route 66 BBQ Blast includes:

Food Tents, Beer Vendors & Cooking Demonstrations
Kids Activities, Car Show
Live Bands & Free Outdoor Movies

ABOUT THE RIDE

The Lupus WolfRide is a long-distance cycling event designed to raise awareness of lupus and to raise funds to help improve the lives of those who suffer from its brutal impact. The WolfRide is a fundraising event to support the Lupus Foundation of America, Heartland Chapter and its mission. With every dollar you raise, you are helping the Foundation advance the science and medicine of lupus and help discover an arsenal of safe and effective treatments.

Ride historic Route 66 with three route options through beautiful Eureka, Pacific, Gray Summit, Villa Ridge and Washington, Missouri: 30-mile, 50-mile & 70-mile Route Options

Lupus Wolfride Gran Fondo

The 70-mile route includes the popular and challenging Allenton Loop. The 30 and 50 mile courses will have the option to add this 7 mile loop to their ride.

This is a fully supported ride with Rest Stops and SAG support along the route. These stops are staffed by sponsors and volunteers.

Designed for recreational cyclists and racers alike, the Lupus WolfRide has been named the "best organized charity cycling event in the region".

Directions to Lion's Park

Check In: 7:00 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM

 
 
Routes: 30, 50, 70 miles
Difficulty of Greatest Route: D - Difficult terrain with longer, steeper hills
Time Zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
 
Start Times / Itinerary

Check in/Same Day Registration: 7 a.m.

Ride Begins: 8 a.m.

Costs

FEES & FUNDRAISING COMMITMENT

Participant Type:  Cyclist
Registration Fee: $65.00
Fundraising Commitment: $100.00
Team Discounts: $20 discount with guarantee of 5 riders.
Please contact Event Coordinator at brich@lfaheartland.org for the code.

Participant Type: Cyclist - CHILD (Ages 10-15 yrs)
Registration Fee: $25.00
Fundraising Commitment: optional 
This age group must be accompanied by an adult on the routes for safety reasons

What's Included?

T-Shirt, Complimentary BBQ Lunch

Packet Pickups

Ride Day

Prize / Race Categories

Finish/Race Times: Bragging rites only. No cash prizes.

REWARDS & INCENTIVES

In recognition of your hard work in raising funds for the Lupus Foundation of America, we would like to reward you with these great Incentive Prizes. Your registration fees are included in your fundraising totals. Check out what you will receive at each level.

$165 - $299
• Lupus WolfRide 2018 Commemorative T-shirt

Lupus WolfRide GranFondo:MILESTONE:1300 $300 - $399

Lupus WolfRide 2018 Commemorative T-shirt
• Lupus WolfRide 2018 Cycling Jersey

Lupus WolfRide GranFondo:MILESTONE:1301 $400 or more
• Lupus WolfRide 2018 Commemorative T-shirt
• Lupus WolfRide 2018 Cycling Jersey
• Lupus WolfRide 2018 Cycling Bib Shorts

The WolfRide Jersey & Bib Shorts are custom made and require several weeks production time.
To ensure your jersey is available for you by the ride day, funds must be raised by June 18, 2018. A second order will be placed after ride day and mailed to qualifying cyclists.

Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
Free Parking
Toilets / Changing Rooms
Registration/Entry On the Day
 
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
Route Card
First Aid
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Marshalls
Escort / Police Escort
Roving Mechanical Support
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
 
Features
Electronic Start/Finish Timing
Results Within 24 Hours
Photos
Downloadable GPS files
Free Training Rides
Fundraising
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
 
Event Size
Less Than 500 Riders
 
Start Address: Lions Park, Eureka, Missouri
 
 
 
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