On Course

Support

Personal Support Vehicle Information

New information regarding personal support vehicles for 2018.  Due to concerns for rider safety and increased congestion in key areas Personal Support vehicles will not be allowed on course, or in the Aid Stations of the Triple Bypass.

If you are planning to support a friend or loved one on the ride, YOU MUST read the Personal Support Vehicle Information:

Luggage Truck

One small soft-sided, bag can be transported from start and unloaded at the finish.  The luggage drop-off truck will be located in Buchanan Park. Your luggage will be transported to the finish in Nottingham Park.  Team Evergreen is not responsible for lost bags.

Please Note:  The bags are not attended. Please make sure your bag is identified with name and phone number.  Please do not include valuable items or car keys in your bag.

Luggage Drop Hours – Evergreen 5:30am-8:00am, Georgetown 7:00am-8:30am, Copper 10:00am-11:30am

Colorado Native in the House!

We are so excited that Colorado Native has worked with us to produce our very own sessionable IPA – the Three Pass Ale.  For all riders that hit the finish line, a cool, refreshing beer, brewed by our very own Team Evergreen board, will be waiting.  Beer is free for all riders, so responsiobly drink up and celebrate your finish.

Huge thanks to Colorado Native for being an amazing supporter of the Triple Bypass.

FINISH LINE FEAST

After you complete your epic Colorado cycling experience, enjoy a scrumptious meal to refuel and replenish those hard-working legs. Meat lovers, vegetarians and gluten-free will all be happy as we have curated a menu from the legendary Footers Catering.

This year, we are offering a delicious noodle bar with all the fixin’s, meats and dessert. Check out the menu!

Additional meal tickets for your friends and family can be purchased on site for an additional $25.

Showers

Showers will be available for $5 at the Avon Rec Center, near the finish.

SAFETY

Safety is our primary concern. The organizers insist that you adhere to the below information for your safety as well as other event participants. While we have tried to outline the necessary information for you to have a safe ride, please remember that cycling events can be dangerous. Be careful, your safety is your responsibility and you are riding at your own risk Safety violators will be removed from the current and future events.

  • This is a RULES OF THE ROAD RIDE. You must always obey all Traffic Laws and Law Enforcement personnel.  Law Enforcement has authorization to remove you from the ride if they feel at their discretion you are riding in a manner that is a danger to yourself or other cyclists on the road.
  • Helmets are required at all times.
  • Please, no earphones!
  • No child carriers or children on your bike.
  • Expected and unexpected weather changes (cold, heat, wind, rain, hail and snow) can quickly occur, so be prepared with extra layers of clothing.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and location at all times. If calling for assistance please be as concise as possible (i.e., require support at mm 27 on Squaw Pass Rd. before the summit)
  • Ride single file and to the right at all times.
  • Stay to the right of the road or path and DO NOT CROSS the Center Line!!! Be alert and respectful to other riders and vehicles.
  • Control your speed on descents.
  • Use your brakes sparingly and evenly on descents, rims can heat up from brake pad friction. Watch for overheating brakes.
  • Watch for bumpy road conditions and gravel.
  • Be aware of vehicular traffic. Obey all traffic laws, even on closed roads. Reduced speed zones will be signed and in effect.
  • Carry extra tubes, CO2 canisters, a pump, patch kit etc. to be prepared for mechanical issues.
  • Carry extra water and drink before you’re thirsty. Drink water before the ride and drink frequently during the ride. Plan for at least two bottles per hour.
  • Carry extra energy food, etc. especially if starting earlier as the rest stops might not be open. Eat before you’re hungry. Eat often during your ride, and small portions keep the fuel supply up.

Medical Insurance Please check your medical insurance coverage. Medical transportation from the course is mandatory to a medical facility and can easily exceed typical insurance coverage. Please carry personal identification and medical card with you. Our medical personnel may need this important information if you need to be transported to a medical facility.