Blazing Saddles Century, August 16, 2014

 

Blazing Saddles Century

Triton Regional High School

Byfield, MA

 

Saturday August 16, 2014

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

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. 

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