Two of the four rides that make up the inaugural Kentucky Century Challenge are now in the books! Registration is now closed for the Century Challenge. Over 500 people signed up for the Kentucky Century Challenge, and over 350 riders are still egligible to complete the Challenge and receive the Century Challenge Jersey. These are great numbers for this inaugural event, and event organizers are excited that so many people have been motivated to take part. There are still two exciting rides left in the Challenge. The Preservation Pedal in Frankfort on June 15, and the Old Kentucky Home Tour the weekend of September 7 and 8. Event organizers hope to continue the Kentucky Century Challenge in 2014, so stay tuned for details!
Please take the time to thank the wonderful sponsors of the Kentucky Century Challenge. They stepped up in a big way and helped make the Kentucky Century Challenge possible. The 2013 Kentucky Century Challenge is sponsored by Joe Graviss McDonald's of Frankfort, Bullmoose Brothers Bicycles in Elizabethtown, Insurance Works of Lexington, and Main Street Bikes in Sheblyville.
- Redbud Ride - April 13, 2013 London
- Horsey Hundred - May 25, 2013 Georgetown
- Preservation Pedal - June 15, 2013 Frankfort & Franklin County
- Old Kentucky Home Tour - September 7-8, 2013 Louisville
All of the featured rides offer distances that are less than a century. To qualify for the challenge and receive the Century Challenge jersey, riders registered for the challenge must complete the century distance in at least three of the four rides. The Kentucky Century Challenge Jersey is available only to riders who successfully complete the challenge. The jersey will not be sold, or made available to the general public, so to get the jersey you have to ride at least 300 miles! Click here to preview the jersey.