Tour de Rock – Saturday, June 1, 2019
As of today, May 30, the Clinton Presidential Bridge is CLOSED and will not reopen before Saturday. Due to the bridge closing, we are encouraging all registered riders to park on the north side of the river, at the Verizon Arena parking lot located at the corner of Riverfront Drive and Cypress Street, or the US Bank Parking lot, located on the corner of Maple and Broadway. The start/finish line is just a few blocks from there – Riverfront Drive and Brother Paul Drive. Parking is first come, first serve.
Route changes due to flooding:
25M route is intact – no changes.
50M, 62M and 100M routes – RE-ROUTED away from Lower Steel Bend Road at Dam Site Road. Links to new routes are below Route distance loss was minimal— less than 3 miles for each route!
We will have new maps at packet pick-up and onsite registration on Saturday.
NOTE: Online Registration will close
Thursday, May 30th at NOON.
CARTI’s Tour de Rock is one of Arkansas’ largest cycling events and is considered the fastest Century Ride in the South. Now in its 16th year Tour de Rock attracts cyclists from all over the southern region. Riders choose from one of four pancake-flat routes that wind and weave through Central Arkansas. TDR is a well-supported ride with plenty of rest stops and an after-party with music, exhibitors, great food and beer garden.
What: Four pancake-flat 25, 50, 62, and 100 mile routes through Central Arkansas.
Who: over 1,000 cyclists from Arkansas and beyond
Where: Route begins and ends on Riverfront Drive and Brother Paul Drive in N. Little Rock. After party at Heifer International Pavilion.
Why: To fight cancer and help CARTI deliver the most advanced forms of cancer care. Chances are you’ve been impacted by cancer. CARTI’s Tour de Rock is an opportunity to honor the ones who’ve fought the battle. Who will you ride for?
For more information on Tour de Rock, please contact Jennifer Selig at (501) 296-3428 or Jennifer.email@example.com.