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Sat, 08/19 A/BB/B/CC/Triathlete * 85 * MD * 8:00am * 85 From Riley's * Riley's Lock (RIL)
Sat, 08/19 A/BB/B/CC * 53 * MD * 8:00am * A/BB/B/CC * 30/40/50/60 * MD * Rockville Saturday Morning Ride * Thomas S. Wootton High School (TWHS)
Sat, 08/19 AA/A/BB/B/CC * 72/63 * MD * 8:00am * Tour du Thurmont (plus extended version) * Monocacy Middle School (MMS)
Sat, 08/19 BB/B * 52 * VA * 9:00am * Adventure to Little Washington * Marshall Park & Ride (MAR)
Sat, 08/19 CC * 23 * MD * 9:00am * Beat the heat on Beach * Veirs Mill Park Recreation Center (VMP)
Sat, 08/19 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:00am * BVP Forward and Reverse * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sat, 08/19 D * 17 * VA * 9:00am * On Paved Trails * South Run ReCenter* * South Run Recreation Center (SRR)
Sun, 08/20 AA/A/BB/B * 52 * MD * 8:00am * Triadelphia Meandering * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)
Sun, 08/20 A/BB * 75 * VA * 9:00am * Animal Crackers * Warrenton Municipal Lot (WAR)
Sun, 08/20 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:00am * BVP Rural Rogues Road * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sun, 08/20 CC/C * 24 * VA * 9:00am * fairfax coffee to coffee * Fairfax Square Commercial Center * - Other Start Location VA
Sun, 08/20 C * 16 * VA * 9:45am * Lunch in Shirlington * Shirlington Library / Signature Theatre (SHR)
Sun, 08/20 B * 35 * MD * 8:45pm * Potomac Loop 35 * - Other Start Location MD
Mon, 08/21 BB/B * 30 * MD * 9:30am * The Usual Monday Ride From Glen Echo * Glen Echo Park (GLE)
Tue, 08/22 B/CC * 35 * MD * 10:00am * Bud Bike Tuesday * Buddy Attick Park (BUD)

Back Roads Century Non-Member Registration

What: 2017 Back Roads Century
When: Sunday, September 17, 2017
Where: Shepherdstown, WV
Parking: Free parking at Shepherd University
Cost:

  • Regular Registration (June 20 - August 31): Non-Members: $80; Potomac Pedalers Members: $55

Distances: 27, 47, 52, 63, and 101 miles
Who May Participate: The Back Roads Century is open to everyone.
Number of Riders: Registration is capped at 2,000 riders and we sell out every year.
What's Included: Gorgeous scenery and great riding, as well as route directions/cue sheets and GPX files, wide varieties of food and drink at rest stops, ride marshals, support vehicles patrolling all routes, post-ride party at Popodicon Mansion with catered food and live entertainment, rider numbers mailed to your home, free parking and post-ride showers, a full Saturday option of historical and fun rides, many area attractions, and a Saturday night street party in downtown Sheperdstown.

What's Optional:

  • Event t-shirt ($19). 
  • Event jerseys ($69) - available in men's short sleeve, women's short sleeve and women's tank top
Registration Option: 

Release and Waiver

You must agree to the Release and Waiver and our Rider Behavior Policy in order to participate in the Back Roads Century.

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Sat, 08/19 A/BB/B/CC/Triathlete * 85 * MD * 8:00am * 85 From Riley's * Riley's Lock (RIL)
Sat, 08/19 A/BB/B/CC * 53 * MD * 8:00am * A/BB/B/CC * 30/40/50/60 * MD * Rockville Saturday Morning Ride * Thomas S. Wootton High School (TWHS)
Sat, 08/19 AA/A/BB/B/CC * 72/63 * MD * 8:00am * Tour du Thurmont (plus extended version) * Monocacy Middle School (MMS)
Sat, 08/19 BB/B * 52 * VA * 9:00am * Adventure to Little Washington * Marshall Park & Ride (MAR)
Sat, 08/19 CC * 23 * MD * 9:00am * Beat the heat on Beach * Veirs Mill Park Recreation Center (VMP)
Sat, 08/19 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:00am * BVP Forward and Reverse * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sat, 08/19 D * 17 * VA * 9:00am * On Paved Trails * South Run ReCenter* * South Run Recreation Center (SRR)
Sun, 08/20 AA/A/BB/B * 52 * MD * 8:00am * Triadelphia Meandering * Layton Village Shopping Center (LAV)
Sun, 08/20 A/BB * 75 * VA * 9:00am * Animal Crackers * Warrenton Municipal Lot (WAR)
Sun, 08/20 CC * 35/50 * VA * 9:00am * BVP Rural Rogues Road * Brentsville Park (BVP)
Sun, 08/20 CC/C * 24 * VA * 9:00am * fairfax coffee to coffee * Fairfax Square Commercial Center * - Other Start Location VA
Sun, 08/20 C * 16 * VA * 9:45am * Lunch in Shirlington * Shirlington Library / Signature Theatre (SHR)
Sun, 08/20 B * 35 * MD * 8:45pm * Potomac Loop 35 * - Other Start Location MD
Mon, 08/21 BB/B * 30 * MD * 9:30am * The Usual Monday Ride From Glen Echo * Glen Echo Park (GLE)
Tue, 08/22 B/CC * 35 * MD * 10:00am * Bud Bike Tuesday * Buddy Attick Park (BUD)