Event Registration: Memorial Challenge
May 25 - June 1, 2014

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Follow historical roads and live American history as you leave Washington, DC on your way to your final destination of Virginia Beach. Along the way, you will pass by Mt. Vernon, the home of our Founding Father and first President George Washington, the famous civil war battlefields of Manassas or Bull Run as the North called it, Fredericksburg, Mechanicsville, and the capitol of the Confederacy - Richmond. 

As you wind your way though the heart of the Confederacy, suddenly you will find yourself in Colonial America and the settlements of Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown stopping in the heart of the largest military bases in the U.S.

The event ends with a USO sponsored VIP concert experience and community event.

This ride will be limited to 200 participants with a minimum $3,000 fee. Your $75 registration fee is applied to your total fee. All healing heroes ride for free. There is an active duty Military or VA employee discount of 50%. The Participant riders will receive a Ride 2 Recovery jersey, socks, and T-shirt. The fee will also include hotel housing, limited rider support, luggage transportation (70lbs max), daily route guides, marked course, rest stops, snacks, meals. There may also be nighttime entertainment on selected evenings.


Healing Heroes only: Your online registration does not guarantee your participation.  Participation is by invitation only.  Contact your R2R Project Manager for more information.

This ride is rated Category "C" (somewhat difficult)

Invitational criteria may be based on one or more of the following:

1. Category (difficulty) of the ride

2. Participant's ability to successfully complete the ride

3. Participant's past history on R2R Challenges

4. Participation in Project Hero or Strava

5. Fundraising

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(Please note that the routes are subject to change)
Ride 2 Recovery Memorial Challenge May 25 - June 1, 2014 Wash. DC to Virginia Beach, VA

ONE DAY RIDE - Ride 2 Recovery One Day Ride - Memorial Challenge Challenge May 25 - June 1, 2014 - If you cannot join us for the whole ride, but would like to join us for ANY One Day during the tour.


$75 - Standard One Day Ride: includes event t-shirt, mechanical support, hydration / snacks

$200 - DELUXE Rider package: includes event t-shirt, mechanical support, hydration/snacks, and a "goodie bag" with a water bottle, pair of R2R socks, and limited edition R2R event jersey

$450 - OVERNIGHT Deluxe Rider Package (subject to availability): includes event t-shirt, mechanical support, hydration / snacks, "goodie bag" with water bottle, pair of R2R socks, and limited edition R2R jersey.  Also includes Hotel stay at host hotel (DOUBLE OCCUPANCY) the night before the ride.  Dinner is also included with priority access to all nightly events.

$600 - OVERNIGHT Deluxe Rider Package with Transportation (subject to availability):  same as above, and after dinner, transportation will be provided back to the ride start.

If you are interested in one of these packages, please contact Juan Carlos Hernandez at juancarlos@ride2recovery.com



Ride Schedule 2014 Ride Guide Memorial Challenge:

Washington DC to Virginia Beach, VA - Memorial Challenge May 25 - June 1

25-May, Sunday, Day 0: Registration

26-May, Monday, Day 1: Washington DC to Manassas

27-May, Tuesday, Day 2: Manassas to Fredericksburg

28-May, Wednesday, Day 3: Fredericksburg to Richmond

29-May, Thursday, Day 4: Richmond to Williamsburg

30-May, Friday, Day 5: Williamsburg to Virginia Beach (PART 1)

30-May, Friday, Day 5: Williamsburg to Virginia Beach (PART 2)

31-May, Saturday, Day 6: Virginia Beach Warrior GP (This day will be a race event with several racing categories with a route TBD)

1-June, Sunday, Day 7: Depart home


To sponsor a rider, please visit the Donate page. 

If you are have already registered as a general public participant please be sure to visit your Rider Page for Fundraising tips, other useful tools and to see your fundraising totals.../Uploads/Daily Itinerary VA 2014.pdf

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