The course is an open road race course with vehicle traffic. You must follow the Michigan Vehicle Code and wear a ANSI/Snell approved bicycle helmet. RIDE SAFE and have tons of fun!
3,500+ Feet Ascent
No Aero Bars
As the 60 Mile Race is our longest event, the starting time is an hour earlier than lesser distances.
IMPORTANT - You must start in your assigned wave, which will be indicated on the back of your number plate. If you start in the incorrect wave, you will be subject to disqualification.
Waves Starting @
Each Division in 60 Mile Race will receive medals through 3rd place. The cash pay out structure for each gender is based on a minimum participation level of 65 racers*. 1st Place $500 / 2nd Place $400 / 3rd Place $300 / 4th Place $200 / 5th Place $100.
*We thank Golden Bear Bikes of Elkhart, Indiana for the 1st place prize purse in both the male/female 60 mile race and also The Pit Fitness Ranch for sponsoring our race plates AND for generously sponsoring the remaining prize purse of 60 Mile Women's Division.
From the top of the Patterson Hill climb to the jack-knife turn at Rumsey Road - prepare yourself for the challenge this seasonal road has to offer.