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INFORMATION FOR THE Wolftooth components CHEQUAMEGON 100

PRE-RACE MEETING
THE PRE-RACE MEETING & Bib pickup WILL BE TAKING PLACE AT Sylvandale barn, 10886N Round Lake School RD, Hayward, WI, Out on HIGHWAY 77, OUTSIDE OF Hayward, STARTING AT 5PM ON FRIDAY EVENING, and going until 8pm.  YOU WILL BE ABLE TO PICK UP YOUR RACE PACKET, ask us questions, demo an Advocate Hayduke, talk to camba folks, AND HEAR ANY LAST MINUTE DETAILS ABOUT THE EVENT.  IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU come early to get your bib, so you have all the info, and dont have to rush on saturday morning.  There is no pasta feed this year

 

PARKING

WE ARE ABLE TO PARK AT BOTH THE PUBLIC LOTS IN CABLE, AND THE GRAVEL LOT AT LAKEWOODS.  AS ALWAYS, THERE IS NO SHUTTLE BACK TO LAKEWOODS AFTER THE RACE, SO TEAM UP WITH A BUDDY, LEAVE A CAR IN CABLE, AND CARPOOL OUT TO LAKEWOODS IN THE MORNING.  IF YOU PARK IN CABLE, DO NOT PARK ON THE CITY STREETS, PARK IN THE PUBLIC LOT THAT IS BEHIND THE CABLE SCHOOL AND THE BRICKHOUSE COFFEE SHOP

MORNING REGISTRATION
LOOK FOR THE ADVOCATE CYCLES & WOLFTOOTH COMPONENTS TENTS IN THE LAKEWOODS PARKING LOT TO GET YOUR NUMBER PLATE ON RACE MORNING IF YOU WERE NOT ABLE TO ATTEND THE FRIDAY NIGHT MEETING. IT WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 6:00AM TO 7:50AM.

DROP BAGS
YOU WILL RECEIVE A ZIPLOC BAG WITH YOUR NUMBER PLATE AND OTHER ITEMS, AND IT IS YOUR DROP BAG FOR 100 MILE RIDERS.  DUE TO PEOPLE BRINGING ABNORMALLY LARGE ITEMS, YOUR ITEMS FOR THE DROP POINT MUST FIT IN THIS BAG.  ON RACE MORNING, YOU WILL BE DIRECTED TO PUT THEM IN THE BACK OF A TRUCK FOR TRANSPORT TO THE 60 MILE POINT.  THERE ARE NO DROP BAGS FOR THE 62 MILE RACE.

RACE START
THE 100 MILE RACE WILL START AT 7AM, ON ROCK LAKE ROAD JUST ACROSS FROM LAKEWOODS. THE 62 MILE WILL START AT 8AM, ON ROCK LAKE ROAD JUST ACROSS FROM LAKEWOODS

COURSE
THE COURSE WILL BE MARKED WITH TAPE AND ARROWS.  THE TRAILS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND ROADS ARE STILL OPEN AND IN USE BY CARS.  BECAUSE OF THIS, NOT EVERY INTERSECTION IS TAPED, BUT ALL ARE MARKED CLEARLY WITH DIRECTIONS.  THE GPX FILES ARE ALSO AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD.

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/49209047/Cheq100.2016.gpx

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/49209047/Cheq62.2016.gpx

 

THESE ARE PUBLIC DROPBOX LINKS.  BECAUSE THEY ARE DIRECT FILES, YOU WILL NEED TO RIGHT CLICK -> SAVE AS TO SAVE THE FILE TO YOUR COMPUTER, AND THEN UPLOAD IT TO YOUR DEVICE.  IF YOU JUST CLICK THE LINK YOU WILL GET A WEBPAGE WITH JIBBERISH.

THERE IS ACTIVE LOGGING ON SEVERAL AREAS OF THE COURSE, AND DUE TO THAT, THERE MAY BE RE-ROUTES.  ALSO BEWARE THAT THERE WAS A LARGE WIND STORM LAST WEEKEND KNOCKING DOWN MORE THAN A HUNDRED TREES ON VARIOUS SPOTS OF THE COURSE.  THERE MAY BE TREES DOWN ON COURSE.

WATER
THERE IS WATER AVAILABLE AT HATCHERY CREEK CHECKPOINT ON THE 100 MILE COURSE.  IT IS THE ONLY TESTED, RELIABLE WATER SOURCE.  THERE IS NO RELIABLE WATER SOURCE ON THE 62 MILE COURSE.  THERE ARE UNTESTED WATER SOURCES POSSIBLE AT NAMEKAGON TOWN HALL, TELEMARK RESORT, AND HIGHWAY 00 CROSSING, BUT THEY ARE NOT GUARANTEED, AND USE AT YOUR OWN RISK

TIMING
WE HAVE ADOPTED AN ANDROID-BASED TIMING SYSTEM, WEBSCORER.  WHEN YOU FINISH, CHECK IN AT THE WOLFTOOTH COMPONENTS / ADVOCATE CYCLES TENT TO HAVE YOUR TIME RECORDED.  RESULTS WILL BE POSTED ONLINE VIA WEBSCORER.COM VERY SOON AFTER THE RACE IS COMPLETE.

AFTER PARTY
PLEASE JOIN US AT THE RIVERS EATERY FOR PIZZA AND BEER.  FASTEST RACER HUGS AND SOME SWAG WILL BE PRESENTED AT 7PM.  WE HAVE LIVE MUSIC FOR THE EVENING THIS YEAR!  THEN SIT AROUND THE CAMPFIRE WITH US, HAVE ANOTHER BEER, AND BE GLAD THAT YOU ENJOYED A FULL DAY OF TYPE 2 FUN.

SEE YOU THIS WEEKEND!

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