March 13, 2021 - March 28, 2021
GABA Sonoita-Bisbee Challenge
Time: Please check website for staggered start times
With the spring sun beckoning you to Bisbee and the wind at your back, travel east on Highway 82, feast your eyes on the rolling grassland country with the lofty Huachuca Mountains at the horizon. Join the Greater Arizona Bicycling Association (GABA) for a weekend of camaraderie, fitness, and fun in the quaint old-mining-town-turned-artist-colony Bisbee in Southeast Arizona's Mule Mountain. Start/Finish: Santa Cruz County Fair Grounds, Sonoita, Arizona. Distances: Day 1- 63 Miles, Day 2 - 67 Miles.
1. Register on the GABA website. Registration fee for members and non-members is $25.00.
If you like to ride with friends, invite them to register and join you on your ride as long as there are less than 10 of you in a group and you maintain social distancing. You can't share miles but you can share in the experience.
2. Start your ride from the Santa Cruz County Fair & Rodeo Grounds in Sonoita or Anywhere USA (we do encourage you to ride the Sonoita-Bisbee route).You will have 2 weeks to complete the ride, Saturday March 13th to Sunday March 28th 5 pm.
3. This ride is on your own. There will be no volunteer support for this challenge and no Day of Registration.
4. Join the virtual community of fellow riders through our Strava Group, Greater Arizona Bicycling Association (GABA) Encourage your friends and talk smack about who will complete the challenge.
Log your ride in the GABA Strava Group. Label your ride Sonoita-Bisbee Challenge Supported Rides will monitor the GABA Strava Group to see who has completed the Challenge.