Saturday, May 16, 2009
All the bike routes will begin and end at the Culver Beach Lodge on the North shore of Lake Maxinkuckee. There will be bathrooms available and easy access to convenience foods.
The routes will help you explore beautiful Marshall County. Nearly all the road surfaces are in good condition. Take your pick of the following routes:
Route One: Follow the shores of Lake Maxinkuckee on a 10-mile leisure ride.
Route Two: Enjoy the scenery around Lake Maxinkuckee and then head north through the countryside for a 30-mile ride.
Route Three: Begin by riding around Lake Maxinkuckee and then head north to Ancilla College, then through the Chain of Lake in Plymouth, and finally south to Culver to complete 63 miles.
To view the routes, go to www.mapmyride.com and search for rides in Culver, Ind. They are listed under Tour de Max 10, Tour de Max 30, and Tour de Max 60
Please be sure that you and your bike are in good working order. While there will be sag wagons, their attention will go first to those riders who are ill or injured or whose bikes have irreparable damage. Please be prepared for the distance you choose to ride.
Notice: Helmets are required and must be worn.
Check-In and Starting Times
Check-in begins at the Culver Beach Lodge at 7:00 a.m. the day of the ride. The suggested start times are as follows:
Culver to Plymouth (63 miles)......................................7:00 to 8:30 a.m.
Lake Maxinkuckee Plus (30 miles)................................7:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Lake Maxinkuckee (10 miles)........................................7:00 to 9:30 a.m.
The food stops and sag service have been based on these starting times. To take advantage of these services please be sure to start within these times.
Food Stops and Sag Service
Food stops will be available at regular intervals. Cookies, fruits, cereal bars, and water will be available.
the bike tour, we will be serving a light brunch.
Hope you can join us!
$20per person received before May 1, 2009
$25 per person received after May 1, 2009
T-shirt included in registration fee. Please indicate size on registration form. Late registrants will be provided with t-shirt if supplies allow.
Children 12 and under ride free with registered adult. T-shirt not included. Additional t-shirts will be available for purchase the day. of the race.
For more information, please contact:
Karen Heim, 2009 Tour de Max Chair
Tri Kappa - Tour de Max
PO Box 143
Culver, IN 46511