Tour de Gretna

APRIL 28, 2018

Bicycle road race through 

scenic Mount Gretna, Pennsylvania

The Tour de Gretna is a well-­rounded road

race with a couple of hilly, but not mountainous,

road segments approximately 10mi/lap plus 4 mile prologue on first lap only

in the beautiful woods surrounding­

Mount Gretna ­and the Pennsylvania Chautauqua.


This year's event includes options for food and beverage plus a beer garden hosted by The Mt. Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store    

A portion of the event proceeds will benefit the Friends of Stacey memorial fund. The fund provides children's educational programs and activities through the Gretna playground. The fund is a memorial to Stacey Pennington whose spirit lives on in throughout the Gretna community.



THE COURSE

THE FINE PRINT

SPONSORS

RACE SCHEDULES, FEES & PRIZES


QUESTIONS? CONTACT

BILL@TOURDEGRETNA.COM



Riders will be flowing clockwise around this approx. 10

mile course through woodsy West Cornwall Borough

just to the north east of Mount Gretna.


A controlled start will roll out to the road

from parking and registration.

Riders will stay right of the center line.

Finish line will be near the middle of Mine Road.

Racers will have full road use for the last 200m on the race.


Parking GPS: 117 Timber Rd., Timber Hills, PA
Results and Podium photos for the Road race

will be at the registration area


REGISTER


For info,

contact

Bill@tourdegretna.com

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Tour de Gretna

Tour de Gretna  ROAD Race  


Event details updated 2.24.18


First wave starts Saturday at 9 a.m.
GPS: 117 Timber Rd., Timber Hills, PA

Use parking at the above address.  Signs will indicate the field behind the Mt. Gretna lake for parking.


               Course (only 3 turns!) runs clockwise on the 10 mile course

and follows the center rule until the last

200 meters.


Over 600 ft. of climbing each lap. Follow vehicles will allow

wheels ­in/ wheels ­out support, but wheels MUST

be marked with race number.

There will also be a broom wagon circling the course.


REGISTER


SATURDAY A.M.

ROAD RACE (10 mi/lap)

Race Schedule & Distance​​


   Time/Laps          

    Men 5                    9:00/2 plus 4 mile prologue

    Men 4&5 40+       9:05/2 plus 4 mile prologue

    W45+                     9:00/2 plus 4 mile prologue

    W4/5                     9:10/2 plus 4 mile prologue

    M45+                    10:30/4plus 4 mile prologue

    M4                        10:35/3plus 4 mile prologue

    55+/65+/75+        10:40/3plus 4 mile prologue

    M1/2                    1:00/6 plus 4 mile prologue

    M3                        1:05/5 plus 4 mile prologue

    W1/2/3                 1:10/4 plus 4 mile prologue


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This is a rain or shine event!
We are a PCA BAR Event. More info at PACycling.org
​​Presented by

Lupine Lighting Systems & Blue Mountain Velo

USAC Permit # Pending

  • Beginner men without an annual USA Cycling license can only enter a 4&5 category race
    One-­race licenses are available online or at number pick­up on race day.

  • Number pick up and registration will be by the race finish line starting at 8 am.
  • $20 late fee for stage race day­-of registrants.

    Register online at: 
    BikeReg.com


    Promoter: Michael Doupe 
    717.371.3375 | MichaelCDoupe@gmail.com  ​  ​

    Results by Big Guy Group


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