EVERY RACE IS AN ADVENTURE!

9th Annual Oryx Challenge Bike Tour

Event Details

START POINT DATE COST
New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum 10/06/2019
Register on External Website

START POINT
New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum - 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 88011  

ONLINE REGISTRATION: elpaso.uso.org  
**Select T-shirt size when registering.  Available sizes: Men’s  S, M, L, XL, XXL **
**Select YES to accept terms when registering.  **  
NOTICE: Early registration is highly encouraged.

30K AND 82 K CYCLING REGISTRATION FEES & DATES   ·     
Early Online Registration(will receiveFREE t-shirt): NOW –SEPT. 8, 2019 General Public and non-active duty - $40.00
Active Duty Military - $15.00
Dependent of Active Duty Military - $15.00
Warrior Transition Battalion Service Members – FREE   ·        
Late Online Registration(will NOT receive free t-shirt): SEPT. 9 – 18, 2018 General Public and non-active duty - $40.00
Active Duty Military - $15.00
Dependent of Active Duty Military - $15.00
Warrior Transition Battalion Service Members – FREE   ·     
Registration at Packet Pick-up sites (will NOT receive free t-shirt):
DATES TBD(see below for locations.)
General Public and non-active duty - $55.00
Active Duty Military - $15.00
Dependent of Active Duty Military - $15.00
Warrior Transition Battalion Service Members – FREE  
**Participants under 18 must have a signed, parental consent form**
** Participants under 12 must be accompanied by a cycling adult participant**

EARLY PACKET PICK UP LOCATIONS
Location
: Outdoor Adventures - 1424 Missouri Ave, Las Cruces, NM

Date:
Thursday, 26 September
Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Trek El Paso (East) - 1886 Joe Battle Blvd #205, El Paso, TX
Date:
Friday, 27 September
Time: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: Podium Finish Sport Boutique & Café - 921 Texas Ave, El Paso, TX 
Date:
Saturday, 28 September
  
Time:
10 am – 2:00 pm  
               

EVENT START TIMES- Please be on site 1 hour prior to your event start time.

NOTE: Our 82 K route features two climbs over St. Augustine Pass. Cyclist who wish to take on this 82 kchallenge must be able to maintain an average speed of 15 MPH to complete the course within the 4-hour event window. Traffic control provided by law enforcement agencies will end after 4 hours.   
Please read the course descriptions below to determine which course is best for you.   
82 K Bike Ride ·   8:00 am
30K Bike Ride ·   9:30 am  

DIRECTIONS TO EVENT SITE Take EXIT 1/University Ave.off of Interstate 25. Head EAST on University Ave.; it will turn into Dripping Springs Rd. Continue on Dripping Springs Rd., the event site will be on your left - 4100 Dripping Springs Rd., Las Cruces, NM 88011  

82 K Cycling COURSE(Out-and-Back): Begin at NM Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum then head EAST on Dripping Springs Rd. to Baylor Canyon Dr. Head NORTH on Baylor CanyonDr. towards Bataan Memorial/Highway 70. Take NASA Rd. onto Highway 70 EAST. Enjoy the climb over the Organ Mountains then take Highway 213/Owen Rd. EXIT towards White Sands Missile Range. At the mid-point hydration station turnaround and return via the same route following course signage. 
30K Cycling COURSE(Out-and-Back): Begin at NM Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum then head EAST on Dripping Springs Rd. to Baylor Canyon Dr. Head NORTH on Baylor Canyon Dr. and enjoy the mountain vistas to the mid-point hydration station. Return via the same route following course signage. 
TO VIEW ROUTES FOLLOW THESE LINKS
82 K -  https://bit.ly/2FL0PIN  
30K – https://bit.ly/2xrygeE  

FINISH LINE EVENTS INCLUDE: ·  
Complimentary food &beverages for participants!
·  
Booths, Music, Fun & MORE!  

PACKET PICK-UP DATES& LOCATIONS To-Be-Determined
Participants will receive their bib numbers on these days: