THERE IS DAY-OF REGISTRATION. ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 10:30AM

NEW FOR 2018: Visit Three Historic River Towns! This year you have the option to ride the new Markell Trail (open to bikes & pedestrians only), which connects the Wilmington Riverfront to Historic New Castle and Historic Delaware City. 

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Multiple route options on a course that is predominately flat between Historic Delaware City, Historic New Castle and the Wilmington Riverfront. Two Official Starting Points: Downtown Historic New Castle or Downtown Historic Delaware City. (Riders based in Wilmington can start at the Wilmington Riverfront. Check in will be on the boardwalk at the DuPont Environmental Education Center at start of the Markell Trail). 

Bronze Medal:  Complete 20-mile circuit between Delaware City and New Castle.

Silver Medal:  Option One: Complete two circuits (40 miles) between Delaware City and New Castle. Option Two: Visit all three Riverfront towns (32 miles). Start at either of the three towns. 

Gold Medal: Visit all three Riverfront towns twice (64 miles). Start at either of the three towns.

SUPPORT:  There will be SAG support and water/refreshments at all three turn-around points (Historic New Castle, Historic Del City, Wilmington Riverfront). Shuttle buses with ability to carry bikes will also be provided between Delaware City and New Castle only (Markell Trail is a dedicated bike trail, no bus access).

DIRECTIONS TO OFFICIAL START LINE IN DELAWARE CITY: From I-95 North or South, take DE 1 South via exit 4A (Christiana Mall). Follow 8 miles to exit 152, SR72. Follow SR72 to Delaware City. Official start: 30 Clinton Street, Delaware City, DE 19706.

DIRECTIONS TO OFFICIAL START LINE IN NEW CASTLE: From I-95 North or South, take Route 141 exit south into New Castle via Basin Road. Take left onto Delaware Street and follow 1.5 miles into Historic New Castle. Official start: 201 Delaware St., New Castle, DE 19720.

RIDER PARKING: Street parking available in both towns (obey signage). Delaware City riders can use parking lot on Washington Street Delaware City (adjacent to Crabby Dick’s Restaurant). As you enter Delaware City from north, make left onto Washington Street and proceed to end of the street (parking lot will be on your left).