will open in the picnic pavilion behind the Wilkes Family YMCA at 8:00 a.m.
Saturday, September 19, 2009. The ride rolls at 9:00 a.m.
rest stops will be provided, staffed by volunteers from the Millers Creek Christian
School PTA. The first one is located at Blood Creek Overlook, 5.1 miles into
the ride. Next is located at Whippoorwill Academy, 10.1 miles from the start.
The other is located at Yadkin Valley Fire Deptment, 19.7 miles from the start.
Riders on the 50 mile route will pass the rest stops again at miles 29.4 and
Two SAG vehicles will patrol the ride route to offer assistance as needed.
registration fee includes rest stops, on-the-road support and a post-ride picnic.
Please make checks payable to "Millers Creek Christian School".
Hot showers will be available at the YMCA after the ride.
Admission to Whippoorwill Academy, including the restored 19th century school house, Daniel Boone cabin replica, art gallery and Tom Dula museum, is free.
All riders participating in the Rollin' Round the River Ride are required to wear ANSI/Snell approved bicycle helmets and observe all applicable traffic laws.