The third annual Ride & Revel! cycling event begins once again in historic downtown Greeley, Colorado, home to nationally recognized, award-winning craft breweries and the new Double Tree Hotel.
Event details and schedule
Online Registration is open until July 19 at Noon. After that we invite you to register at the check-in tent. We’ll accept cash, check or credit card.
6:30 AM – Registration and check-in opens.
Ride Start/Finish/Revel! area will be on 7th St between the Double Tree Hotel and Lincoln Park.
Start times will be staggered
- 7:00 AM – Gravel Rides will start TBD *Route may not be supported for before 7:30 AM*
- 7:30 AM – 55 mile rides start
- 8:00 AM – 40 Mile ride start
- 8:30 AM – 20Mile ride start
*all cyclists must wear helmets AND sign a waiver on event day.
PLEASE NOTE: ROUTE SUPPORT FOR ALL RIDES ENDS AT 12:30 PM AND THE START/FINISH/REVEL! AREA WILL CLOSE AT 2 PM
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES NOON FRIDAY, JULY 19!
Packet pickup is at the check-in table.
OTHER IMPORTANT EVENT DETAILS – The weather is supposed to be HOT, so drink plenty of fluids before and along the ride!
*All cyclists must sign a liability waiver on event day.
*All cyclists must wear helmets.
*Appropriate related ID must be presented at check-in by students, veterans, and seniors (65+) receiving discounted pricing.
*Please arrive at the cyclist check-in canopies at least 30 minutes before your ride begins.
*Routes are supported between 7:30 AM and 12:30 PM, including volunteers, police officers, aid stations, a sag wagon, sweepers, and mechanical crews.
*Volunteers and aid stations have emergency contact information and cell phones, and you will be given a business card at check-in with a number to call if you need assistance while on the route.
*Cell service is available on close to 100% of all routes, and outage areas are short.
*Aid Stations will have cell phones, restrooms, food, water, maps, and pre-mixed Skratch Labs Hydration at the following approximate mile markers.
55 mile ride: 10, 16, 28, 36, and 45 miles
40 mile ride: 10, 16, 24, and 30 miles
20 mile ride: 10 miles
*There is plenty of free parking available in close proximity to the start/finish/Revel! area – please see details at RideandRevel.com
*Greeley’s elevation is 4,658 feet, so the air may be thinner than you’re accustomed to. Please plan and prepare accordingly.
*The average high temperature in Greeley on July 21st is 88 degrees, with an average low temperature of 59. Please plan and prepare accordingly, including training, nutrition, clothing, hydration, etc.
*Please carry at least two filled water/hydration bottles with you on the ride as well as personal identification, a cell phone, sunscreen, lip balm, sunglasses and/or a hat, hydration powder, high energy food, tire change/patch kits, and any medications deemed important by you or your doctor.
*A medical doctor will be volunteering on the day of the event
*A Bag & Bike Corral will be available from 6:30 AM until 2 PM inside the DoubleTree. Check your swag bag for the duration of the ride, then add your bike when you return so that you can fully enjoy the Revel! portion of the event!
*Route maps are available in hard copy at check-in as well as electronically at RideandRevel.com under the About the Routes tab via ridewithgps.com
*We are excited about our swag bag because we think you’ll love it! A Ride & Revel! cooling towel is the most popular item, but riders also appreciated the sunscreen, energy bar, trail mix, brewery discount coin, breakfast gift card, downtown business coupons, and Visit Greeley information. And you never know what might be in the bag this year!
*The Revel! after-event will feature a to-order foodtruck brunch menu, Lemon Wheel IPA craft beer locally brewed for Ride & Revel!, and a live blues band! Also available are ice cold water, non-alcoholic beverages, frozen yogurt, dollar-a-minute power massages, and delicious coffee/tea.
*DIA is just an hour to hour and fifteen minute drive from Greeley, so is extremely convenient for those of you coming in from out of state and renting cars! For a small price you can make the trip even smoother by using tollway E-470. Shuttle services are available through greeleyshuttle.com, as well.
*Please see wonderful downtown Bed & Breakfast and hotel lodging options at RideandRevel.com under the Revel! tab. Quaint and quiet Currier Inn B&B is run by cyclists, will donate $10 to Ride & Revel! for every booking, and is a short six blocks from the event site. The Double Tree Greeley at Lincoln Park’s General Manager is also an avid cyclist, is on the R&R! planning committee, and is offering a block of discounted rooms with the Start/Revel! area just outside the doors!
*Still have questions after seeing the event schedule? Please check out the rest of the website or email us at RideandRevel@SRSweld.com and we’ll get back to you!