The beautiful countryside of Stafford and Fauquier counties near historic Fredericksburg provides the ideal location for a day of community cycling. Secluded woodland roads, ranches and farms form the backdrop for Fredericksburg Cycling Club's 18th Annual Cannonball Century. This is in the midst of historic locations from the civil war era, recognizing a pivotal time in our Nation's history.
Date: Sunday September 24, 2017
Start/End Location: Curtis Memorial Park
Time: Check-in opens at 7:30 a.m. and the event closes by 6 p.m.
58 Jesse Curtis Lane, Hartwood, VA
Northwest of Fredericksburg, Virginia
Coordinator: Quentin Gilbert CannonballCentury@gmail.com
Route Distances: 30, 67 and 102 miles
Perks: Great rest stops, free post-ride lunch at Curtis Park with music and free massages. Excellent SAG and mechanical support throughout the ride. Clear cue sheets and road markings with additional communication services offered by the Rappahannock Area Amateur Radio Club.
Charities: The Fredericksburg Cycling Club donates a portion of the proceeds to a variety of local charities.
Restaurant Discounts: Several Fredericksburg restaurants will be offering meal discounts for the week following the Cannonball. A discount card will be given out at registration which can then be taken to the participating restaurants.