COVID -19 Alert: This race has been postponed to June 20th with only the 8 Hour race available.
2020 Blue Ridge Adventure Race
The 23nd Annual Blue Ridge Adventure Race Weekend June 20th 2020. Due to the issues with COVID 19 Pandemic, there will be no 24-hour race this year. We are going to design an 8-12 Hour race and it will be up to you on how long it takes your team to complete. This year's race will be completely 100% "Rogaine" format with teams retrieving as many control points as possible during the time limit. Due to COVID 19, we have a new start and finish location at the Ridge at Stanley Gap. 1379 W Campbell Camp Rd, Blue Ridge, GA 30513. Just 2 miles south of town off Aska Rd. MAP
The 8-12 Hour race will start Saturday morning June 20th at 8:00am and finishing at 8:00pm. Great paddling and mountain bike sections this year with some unique route choices to be made. Don't forget that the 8 Hour race sells out every year.
8-12 HR Race
The 8-12 Hour Race will start at 8:00am with parking and check-in at The Ridge at Stanley.1379 W Campbell Camp Rd, Blue Ridge, GA 30513 on Saturday, June 20th.
Check-in starts at 6:00am with instructions and (pre-plotted) map followed a pre-race meeting at 7:15am.
All teammates must be present to check-in and receive instructions. The later you are the shorter the time to prepare.
A staging area will be set-up at check-in for bikes, and paddling gear. For the 8HR race, we will be transporting your paddle gear if you wish to bring your own. We supply canoes, paddles and PFDs. Teams will start on bikes.
Water and snacks will be provided at every TA, however not guaranteed so bring water purification tablets.
Race Includes: T-shirt, Race Medals, Food and Drink during the race, Awards for each division, Raffle Prizes and
Dinner at the end of the race. Spectator maps for guests will be available at race headquarters all day at the Ridge at Stanley Gap.
8 HOUR SCHEDULE
6:00am Saturday - Check-in
7:15am Saturday - Pre-Race Meeting
8:00am Saturday - Start
5:00pm-8:00pm Saturday - Finish
As they finish Saturday - Awards
3-4 Person Coed - 1st - 3rd Place
2 Person Coed - 1st - 3rd Place
Open Division - 1st - 3rd Place
Solo Division - 1st - 3rd Place
2020 Start and Finish Location:
The Ridge at Stanley Gap
1379 W Campbell Camp Rd.
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Navigation will be very straight forward in both races, however get familiar with using a TOPO map. Flat water paddle this year and special start. Need a local bike shop? Blue Mountain Bikes.
Once your team has registered for the race you will receive updates or changes via the email you provide. Also, video updates and other information is posted on the Blue Ridge Race Facebook Page.
Rules List required to review and carry a copy during all races.
Mandatory Gear list required to review and carry a copy during all races
Important Registration Dates:
Early Registration ends: 05/15/20
Late Registration ends: 06/12/20
2020 Race Pricing:
8 HOUR RACE
$150 - Per Racer
$175 - Per Racer
You may use a Credit Card during check-out through Paypal.
If you are Paying by Check.
Please mail checks to:
AR PREMIER EVENTS, LLC.