This is a bicycle race combining a road and off-road element.
The purpose of this event is to raise awareness and money for the CCFA (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America).
The inspiration and idea for the event can be attributed to Ellie Balakrishnan. Learn more about Ellie here.
The race was a great fun event when it was conceived and executed in 2015. Some riders loved the short, sprint nature of the race. Others loved the fun, loving, and non-intimidating nature of the event.
There is one important rule - Everyone HAS to have a good time.
The race will being held in Research Triangle Park (RTP), NC. This race supports excellent trail system supported by the RTP foundation.
Race Date: Saturday August 19, 2017
Rain Date: Saturday August 26, 2017
There will be two rides:
Kid Friendly Ride (11 and under): 10:00AM
Adults Race: 12:30PM
Each participant will receive a Buddhapalooza beer mug. We have two this year - the classic nonic and the crazy new fad of the glass beer can. Pick one. Oh, and you get a meal of their choice. There will be hot dogs and burgers at the event, accompanied by condiments and vegetarian options.