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D2R2

D2R2

August 15 2020
Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA

The Deerfield Dirt-Road Randonnee was conceived in the 1990's as just a favorite dirt-road loop in the hilltowns of Franklin County, Massachusetts. Since its birth as an organized event in 2005, many have hailed D2R2 as the hardest, most beautiful, most fun, most traffic-free, most unique, and overall best ride that they have ever done.

The courses will use the narrowest, oldest, twistiest, quietest, and most-scenic roads available. A range of courses will provide access to novices as well as challenge the world's strongest riders. D2R2 will never offer prizes for anything other than gags, nor will finish results ever be presented like it was a race. The course is not marked.  Riders will use cue sheets to navigate the route. Riders shall cover the course in a self-sufficient manner, without motorized crew vehicles. The organization will put as much effort into its food offerings as it does the ride itself.

D2R2 will remain a key fundraiser for the Franklin Land Trust's efforts to conserve land in the region.

D2R2

 
Routes: 20, 40, 62, 71, 100, 112 miles
Difficulty of Greatest Route: D - Difficult terrain with longer, steeper hills
Time Zone: Atlantic Standard Time (AST)
 
What's Included?

Continental Breakfast (for 180K, 160K, 115K & 100K rides only)
Served from 5-9 am. Eggs, sausage, muffins, pastries, bagels, coffee, tea and juice.
Checkpoint foods, Gatorade and water
Lunch
Along the Green River for all rides. Served from 10:30-4 and including sandwiches, salads, chips, soda and water. (please contact us if you have food allergies)
Up in the hills of Charlemont for the 160k ride. Served from 2 - 4 and including sandwiches, salads, chips, soda and water. (please contact us if you have food allergies)
Dinner served from 2–8:30 pm. (menu to be announced)
A free pint of our Preservation Ale by Berkshire Brewing Company (served from 2-8 pm)
Commemorative D2R2 Pint Glass
Bragging Rights. Smiling volunteers. Beautiful scenery.
And the satisfaction that you have contributed to the preservation of Open Space and Farmland in western Massachusetts.

Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
Pre Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
 
Start Address: Mill Village Road & Wells Cross Road Deerfield, MA 01342
 
 
 
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Aug 15 2020 - EVENT: D2R2
 
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