Tour de Gap celebrates
35 years in July
Abilene, Texas – This year
marks the 35th Annual Tour de Gap ride at the Old Settlers’ Reunion
Grounds in Buffalo Gap on July 22-23, 2017. In 2016, Big Brothers Big Sisters
Abilene was selected as the new non-profit partner and the event will benefit
the youth mentoring organization again this year! Tour de Gap is hugely
popular, bringing in around 300 riders year after year from across Texas.
will ride through the rolling hills of Buffalo Gap, relax at the pavilion area
and enjoy food trucks and raffles. On Saturday, riders can choose between three
distances: the traditional 11 mile and 27 mile routes plus the new 100K route. The
pre-registration fee for adults through Thursday, July 20 is $35. Day of
registration is available for $40. Children under 15 ride free with a paying
adult. As a special addition for the anniversary year, riders are invited to
participate in the Steamboat Mountain Time Trial on Sunday morning — a 7.2 mile
hill climb up Belle Plains Road and up to the top of Steamboat Mountain.
Saturday and Sunday events is now open at bikereg.com/tour-de-gap. Please visit
tourdegap.com or contact Mallory Ashford for more information –
email@example.com or 325-674-3115.