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Hot Hundred
July 30, 2016 (Saturday)
103 Miles
70 Miles
51 Miles
36 Miles
UA Rec Center
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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  The Hot Hundred, also known as the Hottest Ride in the South invites cyclists of all abilities…from the newbie doing a first large group ride to the elite peloton. The University of Alabama welcomes you to enjoy the pedal past historic Denny Chimes and shout out a “Roll Tide!” as you cruise past famous Bryant-Denny Stadium. The first few miles are at a controlled pace with an exciting escort by the Tuscaloosa Police Department motorcycle team. From there you have your choice of five distances: 29, 36, 52, 71, and 103 miles, supported by 6 roving SAG drivers and mechanic and 6 Rest Stops. Prepare to be pampered by DCH Sports Trainers and our awesome volunteers who will be keeping a close eye on you for overheating and have some great treats (snow cones?) to keep you going! After your ride, replenish with ice cold drinks and lunch, followed by a refreshing swim in the beautiful Rec Center pool.

With over 660 participants in 2014, the Hot Hundred is the sole fundraiser for the Tuscaloosa Mental Health Alliance and also supports the advocacy efforts of the Druid City Bicycle Club.

Join us Friday night at VeloCity Pro Cycle to claim your goody bag, have some dinner and meet your fellow cyclists!

Event Start Location
University of Alabama Recreation Center
401 5th Ave. E.
Tuscaloosa, AL. 35401

Course Description
Ride distances supported by 7 SAG vehicles and 7 Rest Stops are 29, 36, 52, 71, and 103 miles. The 29-mile course is out-and-back and FLAT. Other distances are rolling, lightly traveled backroads.

Timing / Results
No timing is provided at this time.

Post Race Activities
Post-Ride showers, lunch, and swimming (registrants, free and their guests, $5)

THE HOTTEST RIDE IN THE SOUTH!! DCH Sports Trainers located at each Aide Station and one in a SAG vehicle to watch out for over-heating issues and provide emergency services. Ambulance stationed at our Bethel Church Rest Stop.

From VeloCity Pro Cycle in downtown Tuscaloosa, turn right onto Jack Warner Pkwy. In 1.5 miles, turn right onto Hackberry Ln. Turn left to stay on Hackberry. Drive .7 miles and turn left at Campus Dr.

On-site parking across from the Rec Center.
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