Tour d' Cotton
General Information & Rules

The 1st 50 Cyclists Registered Will Receive
a Tour d' Cotton Cap.
Registrations received by September 26, 2012, will be
confirmed by mail or email.  If you don't receive your
confirmation prior to the day of the ride, just come to
registration a little early.  At registration you will sign a
waiver/release form & pick up a packet which will include your
T-Shirt & number.  The waiver/release must be signed in order
to ride, and all W/R's will be signed the day of the ride.  No
packets will be mailed.  A PARENT or GUARDIAN must sign the
waiver/release the day of the ride for their minor child to ride
Tour d' Cotton.  
The W/R and an approved helmet are
requirements of our insurance carrier through the Texas Bicycle
Coalition.

ANSI or SNELL approved helmets ARE REQUIRED.  No pets,
headphones or personal support vehicles allowed.
Endorsed by TEXAS BICYCLE COALITION.

Registration & Packet pick up:  Saturday, October 1, 2012,
beginning at 6:30 a.m. at Fair Park Pavilion, located on west
side of the park, across street from swimming pool.  MAPS
available at reg. or by request before the day of the ride.    
TOUR  d' COTTON will START & END at the Entry to Childress
Fair Park, located at the North end of Commerce Street
(approaching from either direction, turn north at the Court
House traffic light, US 287 & Commerce).

PLEASE BE AWARE OF SEVERAL NEW
SPEED BUMPS INSIDE THE PARK!

START TIMES:  60 MI--8 am    30 Mi--8:15 am   8 Mi--8:30 am
ALL FINISH in the Park at Start Location & return to Pavilion
for lunch, door prizes (incl. cash) & plaques.

No Riders Will Start the Course After 8:30 am.

PLEASE NOTE START TIMES
NO REFUNDS.   NO RAIN DAY.  NO MOTORIZED BICYCLES.

Rest Stops approx. every 8-10 miles with water, fruit, energy
drinks, first aid supplies, SAG & EMT SUPPORT on all routes.
(8 Mi route will have a rest stop about halfway)
High protein lunch served at Fair Park after ride.  
Riders and their families invited.

Entry Fee:  $30       Family Rate:  $5 discount for each
member of same household after first member pays regular
price.  Children 13 & under must be accompanied by a
participating adult on all routes of Tour d' Cotton.

Tour d' Cotton is a fund raiser of Childress Theatre Company, a
nonprofit corporation, dedicated to the restoration of the historic
Palace Theater in Downtown Childress.

www.childresspalacetheater.com            
Judy Johnson email:   jude747@att.net
phone 940-937-2197 or 585-8208  or
Chamber of Commerce 940-937-2567
Childress
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