The 2014 Worst Day
of the Year Ride!
Join us for the 2014
L'Eroica Bike Race
The Leroica Junction to Glenwood Vintage
Bicycle Race - Presented by US Bank
Join Us For A 4th Annual Time Warp!
We are recreating a 1899-1915 Grand Junction 102 mile bicycle race from Grand Junction to Glenwood Springs, CO. We have researched the history of the ride and included as many of the original elements of the race as possible.
Ride to Glenwood in period athletic dress,
meet family along the way, banquet, stay at the Hotel Denver, Swim in the Glenwood Pool. We'll be taking the train back to GJ.
Register: By May 10th, 2014
Route: Grand Junction to Glenwood Springs - the original Midland Trail Rail Route early 1900's, 90 miles of pavement and 12 miles of dirt, going through Palisade, Plateau City, Colbran, Silt, and Newcastle. You must be 18 or older to participate
Ride and Evening Awards Banquet- $70.00 per rider (Includes historic photo finish.)
Extra Mouths For Banquet - $25.00 per head.
Options that you need to book yourself:
Hotel Denver Overnight - $100.00 - $180.00 We blocked off 20 rooms "Leroica" is the key word. Deadline is TBD.
Glenwood Pool Pass From Hotel Denver- $18.00 (Guests of Hotel Denver get a reduced rate.)
Train Tickets back to GJ (1 pm next day) -$25.00 each. (You can put bike on train) 1-800-872-7245
Ride Photographer- www.LeeGelattPhotography.com
Shuttle to GJ from Glenwood (morning of race):
Canyon Rentals ($25.00 with bike) 970-945-8904
Miss Prissy's Stop n Gobble.
Complete with a privy for you boys
that ate too much watermelon.
Tweed Training Rides
Training rides for Leroica,
A good way to test your get up.
Brown Cycles and end with food.
The 2013 Race Results Are In.
Press The Button Above
For Braggin' Rights
(Note the 1917 dot-matrix font)
Hotel Denver - Sponsor Hotel For Leroica 2014
20% Off Room Rate May 17th If You Mention "Leroica Historic Bicycle Race" - RSVP Early.