Tour de Madison 2017

Tour de Madison

May 18 2024
Madison, VA
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Distances: 22, 46, 65 miles
Difficulty: Gently rolling terrain with one or two short hills
Limited to: 500 or less Participants

Since 1988, road cyclists in Madison County Virginia and surrounding counties have gathered on the 3rd Saturday in May for a tour of Madison County.  Routes this year are 22, 46, and 65 miles (a metric century.) Between 300 and 400 riders now participate each year. The ride is sponsored by the Madison County Parks and Recreation Authority.

The 35th annual Tour de Madison will take place on May20th, 2023, rain or shine, starting and finishing at Hoover Ridge Park, Fairgrounds Rd. Madison, VA.   

The Routes:

As in the past, we will offer three ride options.  NOTE:  Rest Stop and SAG support will end at 2:00PM.

The Metric Century—A 62 mile ride that takes cyclists all the way to the extreme southeast corner of Madison County at Uno.  Three est stops will be provided at 20, 40, and 51 miles (approximate).    Those choosing the metric century will leave at 8:30 a. m.

The Intermediate Route—This is a beautiful and challenging 45 mile route whose first half and final fifteen miles shares the metric century route.  It will feature rest stops at 20 miles & 31 miles.  Those choosing the intermediate route will leave at 8:45am.

The Family Ride—Ride as long as you want on the flat or gently rising roads around Syria.   A planned route featuring several out and backs totals 20 miles. These riders will leave at 9:00 am.

Registration and Fees:

Early Registration online only until May 5.  Online registration closes on May 14 at 65 pm.

The fee for Metric Century and Intermediate riders who register before May 4 is $50; after May 5 - $60.  For Family riders the fee is only $30 before May 5, after May 4 - $40. 

Online registration closes at 5 p.m. on May 14. There is no longer mail-in pre-registration.

On Site Registration:  none

No refunds will be given, though registrations may be transferred to another cyclist.

Ride will be held rain or shine.


Tour de Madison 2017

Start Located At: Hoover Ridge Park, Fairgrounds Rd. Madison, Virginia 22727
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8:30 am, 8:45am, 9:00am

Registration Fees

$20 for 20 mile ride and $45 for 45 and 65 milers thru May 3.

$35 and $60 from May 4 until day of ride.  


Cue sheets, well-marked roads, event-shirt, SAG support, well-stocked rest stops, postride meal from Graves Mountain Lodge, postride entertainment.

Adequate Car Parking
Free Parking
Support for Participants
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Roving Mechanical Support
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry