Description: Join us as we celebrate Juneteenth in Washington, DC for the 1st Major Taylor Regional Ride. DCC, MTCCDMV and MTCCVA will host this inaugural event where members from all of the Major Taylor clubs will gather in DC for the main event ride on Saturday followed by a recovery ride on Sunday.
What to bring: Represent your club with your club kit
Location: Anacostia Park, 1500 Anacostia Drive, Washington, DC 20020
Registration is REQUIRED!
Event Rules: Unfortunately cancellations or refunds are NOT allowed!
UPDATED INFO ON THE HOTEL accommodations: Discount on the rooms expires on May 15th, 2021
Hotel: Homewood Suites Washington, DC Capitol-Navy Yard
Arrival Date: June 18th
Departure Date: June 20
Booking Link: https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?&ctyhocn=WASCAHW&groupCode=CHWMTY&arrival=20210618&departure=20210620&flexibleDates=true&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,en,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT
Price: $35 or $25 for Major Taylor Clubs (Major Taylor 1899 discount code)
The registration fee for this event is $25 with discount code MajorTaylor1899. The registration fee will cover:
Food and Drinks: (Wings, Hotdogs, Burgers (beef / veggie)), store purchased sides, eEntertainment, SAG and Insurance coverage.
There are two routes (34 & 54 miles) to choose from originating out of Anacostia Park, 1500 Anacostia Dr, Washington, DC 20020:
DC Statehood Route 54 miles - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35551940
This is a challenging route that is in the street and outlines the District of Columbia
6:00 - 6:45am: Packet Pickup (to include: Juneteenth RoadID Bib, Lunch Tear Off, Juneteenth Commemortive Medal, DMV Tourist Iinfo)
Safety briefing and guidelines will follow registration check in with "Wheels Down" at 7 AM. This is a challenging route that outlines the District of Columbia. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35551940
Lake Artemesia Route- 30 miles - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35551982
This is a moderate route that is mostly on a trail.
9:00- 9:45a: Packet Pickup (to included: Juneteenth RoadID Bib, Lunch Tear Off, Juneteenth Commemorative Medal, DMV Tourist Info
Safety briefing and guidelines will follow registration check in with "Wheels Down" at 10 AM. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/35551982
Each route will have multiple ride leaders to guide Major Taylor Cyclists around DC and Lake Artemesia regrouping at Hains Point. This will give cyclists the opportunity to ride a few laps around the infamous Hains Point Fight Club Loop (occurs Tuesday afternoon at 12pm) before parading through the city, hitting the MLK Memorial and Black Lives Matter Plaza.
The DMV Regional Committee (DCC, MTCCDMV, MTCCVA) has secured park permits, police escorts, SAG support, rest stop refreshments and restrooms. If you have questions or concerns please forward them to email@example.com and the committee will respond at our earliest convenience.review them and get a question and answer out to the body for full disclosure.
Thank you for your time, and we hope to see you on Juneteenth.