The Second Annual Bear 100
May 24th, 2014
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN click here
If you’re wondering what you’re getting into, pictures and video from 2013 are available here.
Thanks again to all our 2013 sponsors, volunteers, and T-Bobs Sports Bar and Grill for being such a great start line/finish line host!
What: An unsupported gravel road cycling event through the Nicolet National Forest focusing on self sufficiency and personal responsibility. You are responsible for yourself.
If you are the Goldilocks type and expect:
-your road/trail not too bumpy, not too smooth, not too muddy, not too dry, not too hilly, not too flat
-rest stops with bagels, cream cheese, and strawberry shortcake every 15miles
-a SAG vehicle to cart your worn out carcass and/or broken bike back to the start
-that everything will go juuust right….
Then The Bear 100 is not for you. Please think long and hard about this before you register. READ the FAQ’s!
Where: Nicolet National Forest in and around Laona, WI
When: May 24th, 2014 @ 7:00am
Distances: Approximately 100 mile and 100K routes
Size: 200 rider limit
Road surface: As little pavement as possible, mostly gravel, some two track(The 100k route is about 55miles of gravel, 5 miles of pavement, and 3 miles of two track)
Why “The Bear 100”?
For some it will be an early season test of race fitness, for others a long gravel road endurance ride on lightly traveled gravel roads through a beautiful corner of the state. We can talk more about it after you’re done. By then you’ll have your own answers.