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Bluff City Blues 100 Training Team Sign Up


Saturday, October 5, 2019

Training Team Registration Opens March 1

Regular Registration Opens May 6


About the BCB100 Training Team

Come join The Memphis Hightailers’ Bluff City Blues 100 Century Training Team! Learn to ride properly and to train for cycling’s equivalent of a marathon -- the century (100-mile) ride. Your training will culminate with Bluff City Blues 100 in October. 

 

This will be our 9th year to host this special training team, and we have trained close to 500 riders. Team members are cyclists of varying backgrounds and abilities, including many who are new to the sport. If you can ride your bike for an hour, you can train and do a century. It only takes desire, dedication, and proper training.


Orientation Meeting

We will have an Orientation Meeting shortly. at the MHBC Clubhouse at 397 Cumberland Street, Memphis, Tennessee (behind Wiseacre Brewery, off of Broad Street). Come learn about what is involved, our training schedule, cost, and more.

 

Our First Training Ride

Our first ride will be Saturday, May 4, leaving from 7945 Wolf River Blvd, West Cancer Center. Rides are scheduled on an alternating Saturday/Sundays with 15 rides set as you build up to riding a century (100 miles) or a metric century (100 km/ 62 miles).

Volunteering support for the training team rides:
MHBC is a volunteer organization.  The BCB100 Training Team cannot operate without volunteer support; therefore, all team members are expected to devote at least one day providing support for the team.


Training Team Jersey (Front)
 
Training Team Jersey (Back)
 
Training Team T-shirt

Your Registration Fee includes:

  • Bluff City Blues 100 Entry Fee
  • BCB 100 Training Team Bike Jersey
  • BCB 100 Training Team T-shirt
  • 15 Training Rides with SAG Support
  • Training Advice and Seminars
  • Pre-Ride Dinner

Fees:

Team Fee:  $125

Ride Fee:  $35

Road ID (optional):  $23
You will also be able to sign up for the West Fight On Ride and WRC Cycle The Greenway Ride at discounted fees ONLY AVAILABLE during sign up!  More details at the orientation meeting!  Potential savings of nearly $60 on two rides!

Remember, these special, discounted fees for these two rides ONLY AVAILABLE during initial training team registration!

Please note: The training team is open to Memphis Hightailers members only. If you're not a member, what are you waiting for?

Only $40/year. Join now!


Bluff City Blues Event Jersey

Event jersey and commemorative cap designs subject to minor changes


Commemorative Jersey (front)

Commemorative Cap


Commemorative Jersey (back)


Event jersey is $70 and commemorative cap is $25 if ordered by 7/28/2019 and will be available for pick up at early packet registration/pick up.

Event jersey is $75 and commemorative cap is $28 if ordered after 7/28/2019 and not guaranteed available at early packet pick up.
If not available, items will be shipped approximately 40 days after the event.



Short Sleeve T-shirt



Purchase a special commemorative short sleeve t-shirt for $15!
Commemorative Polar Water Bottle

 


Why purchase a regular, plain Polar insulated water bottle when you can purchase a limited edition BCB 100 Polar insulated water bottle for the same price - only $12!

Long Sleeve T-shirt



Purchase a special commemorative long sleeve t-shirt for $20!


Event t-shirt design subject to minor changes

Event bottle design subject to minor changes

 

Event t-shirt design subject to minor changes


Win a Bike at this year’s Year Bluff City Blues Ride. Yes! you read that correctly. Enter in our drawing to win a 2020 Bicycle Valued at $1500. To enter the drawing, make a $10 donation to the Memphis Hightailers Foundation. You can donate as many times as you want to improve your chances to win. The last day to enter the drawing will be October 4th. A winner will be announced at the 2019 Bluff City Blues Ride. You do not have to be present to win, but we would love to make the announcement with you present at the start of the ride.



** Routes subject to change. **
Course closes and SAG support ends at 4:00 pm.

Anyone still on the course will be picked up and brought back to the start.  Anyone who does not want to be picked up will have no SAG support after 4:00 pm.

There is also no guarantee of food and drink when you return to the finish line - food service will stop at 4:30 pm.
When:
Friday, March 1, 2019 to Sunday, May 5, 2019
Where:
Memphis, TN  
Category:
Club Rides - Major
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
Helmets Required
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
2019 BCB100 Adult Ride Registration
2019 BCB100 Training Team
BCB100 Training Team Road ID
West Fest Fight On Registration
WRC Cycle The Greenway
2019 BCB100 Commemorative Jersey
2019 BCB100 Commemorative Cap
2019 BCB100 Commemorative Short Sleeve T-Shirt
2019 BCB100 Commemorative Long Sleeve T-Shirt
2019 BCB100 Commemorative Polar Bottle
$10 Donation To Memphis Hightailers Foundation ONLY