Blazing Saddles Century, August 17, 2013

 

Blazing Saddles Century

Triton Regional High School

Byfield, MA

 

August 17, 2013

Blazing Saddles is one of the earliest rides of the Fall century season. Travel through the rural towns of Boston's North Shore and southern New Hampshire ride along beautiful rivers, lakes, and bridges past New England churches, town halls, and farms. The terrain includes rolling hills, long sunny flats, and rural roads. The nearby ocean furnishes cool breezes. Trees provide plenty of shade, and the sun lends warmth on those open flat stretches.

Route Options

Blazing Saddles includes routes of 50, 62, and 100 miles. The Century route has 2 full rest stops (at approx 47 and 77 miles) and a water stop at 29 miles. Other routes have 1 full rest stop and a water stop.

Registration

Registration is open from May 23 through August 16 at 5pm. Use the link below. Please register early so that we can plan accurately for the number of riders.

Pre-Registration is Closed.

Day of Event registration opens at 7am Saturday.

 

Start Location

  • Triton Regional High School, 112 Elm Street, Byfield, MA. Map to start
  • From Rt. 95: Take the CENTRAL ST exit- EXIT 55- toward S. BYFIELD / NEWBURY. Turn slight right onto Central St. Stay right as it continues onto School St. Turn left onto Elm St - keep right at the fork. Triton will be on the left. From Rt. 1 - turn left onto Elm St, school will be on your right.

Start Time

  • Registration opens at 7am;
  • the 100 and 62 mile rides start at 8am;
  • the 50 mile ride starts at 9am.

Cue sheets will be distributed at the ride. Please pre-register to gain online access to cue sheets, route maps and GPX files.

For More Information, Write or call

North Shore Cyclists c/o Paula Bossone
52 Prospect Street
Topsfield, MA 01983
(978) 887-0688
blazingsaddles@nscyc.org

Blazing Saddles 2013 Century routeCentury Route at RideWithGPS
GPX Track (.gpx) for all GPS units. Ideal for Garmin Edge 605, 705, 800 series
GPX Route (.gpx) for theGarmin Edge 205, 305 and Edge 500
TCX Course for Garmin Edge 500 and 800 series
Cue sheet distributed at ride
Blazing Saddles 2013 metric centuryMetric Century Route at RideWithGPS
GPX Track (.gpx) for all GPS units. Ideal for Garmin Edge 605, 705, 800 series
GPX Route (.gpx) for theGarmin Edge 205, 305 and Edge 500
TCX Course for Garmin Edge 500 and 800 series
Cue sheet distributed at ride
Blazing Saddles 50 milesHalf Century Route at RideWithGPS
GPX Track (.gpx) for all GPS units. Ideal for Garmin Edge 605, 705, 800 series
GPX Route (.gpx) for theGarmin Edge 205, 305 and Edge 500
TCX Course for Garmin Edge 500 and 800 series