Get your ride on at the Natchez Trace Century Ride on May 4, 2019. And this year you have a chance to win a 2019 Orbea Orca bike worth $1,999 at the Rockin’ After Ride celebration party! The Natchez Trace Century Ride is the largest spring cycling event in Mississippi bringing over 700 cyclists to Ridgeland to ride along the beautiful Natchez Trace Parkway.
With a choice of 25-mile, 50-mile, 62-mile and 100-mile routes with mild to moderate elevation, the Natchez Trace Century Ride provides an experience for riders of all ages and abilities.Cyclists will enjoy “energizer” stops, food and fun every 10-15 miles along the routes.
The Natchez Trace Century Ride will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 4 at the Ridgeland Recreation Center in Old Trace Park. Online registration will close at 11:59 p.m. on May 2. Registration fees are: $35 (January 6-31), $45 (February 1- April 6), $55 (April 7-May 2), and $65 (May 3-4). When you register, be sure to order your cool ride jersey for $55.
Packet pickup will be held on Friday, May 3 from 12:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Ridgeland Recreation Center. You must be registered by Thursday, April 2 to be guaranteed a swag bag at packet pickup. And you don’t want to miss out on one of these!
NOW HOW TO WIN THE ORBEA BIKE!
After the ride, Visit Ridgeland (Ridgeland Tourism Commission) will host a celebration “Rockin’ After The Ride” from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Ridgeland Recreation Center in Old Trace Park. VIP admission is open to each registered cyclist and one guest. Tickets will be distributed at registration. Great food and adult beverages will be available with live music by DoubleShotz one of the area’s most popular bands. You must be present at this event to win the Orbea Bike!
The Natchez Trace Century Ride is presented by City of Ridgeland Recreation and Parks. For more information, visit them at www.ridgelandsportsandevents.com.