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BRAG Georgia BikeFest Ride

The Basics:
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: Columbus, GA   Bike: BRAG Georgia BikeFest Ride  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Fri, Oct 7 2016  8:00 am >> Sun, Oct 9 2016 2:00 pm
Registration Opens: Thu, Aug 4 2016 4:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Oct 5 2016 4:00 pm
Event Duration:2 Days 6 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D5: Difficult
Distance:40 Miles
Trip Leader(s):
Stacey Johnson
Jerry K
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 4 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


Come join us at BRAG's Georgia BikeFest 2016! 

BRAG's Georgia BikeFest is a weekend long event with lots of activiities after the rides.

Camping at the park along the Chattahoochee and hot shower trailers are included Thurs - Sat nights. Local motels and hotels will be offering special rates. There will be live music nightly, lots of restaurants, and various entertainment all weekend long. Whitewater rafting excursions are available at the White Water Center which is located right across the street from the camping/park.  WE WILL CAMP AS A GROUP AND WILL HAVE A DESIGNATED AOC AREA MARKED OFF FOR US.

There will be multiple mileage options to choose from daily.  You can ride as much or as little as you like.  Click this link to check out the route options.!gbf-routes/c12rb  The terrain is mild to moderate and very scenic.  This is a show and go ride, all participants start at their own leisure, and you are welcome to ride any course you would like. We can ride as group or you can ride on your own.  We will discuss this in camp once everyone arrives. You can sign up for the whole BikeFest or just the one day ride!

All Participants who register online before September 16th will receive a free Georgia Bike Fest t-shirt. Register on or after September 16 and you will not receive a free t-shirt, however they will be available for purchase.   BRAG is offering AOC members a 20 % discount.  Once you sign up on the AOC website, I will email you the discount code to use on the BRAG website when registering for the event.   This code is only valid online.  You must sign up online by September 30th to receive this discount.  This code is ONLY for AOC members and we are asked NOT to give this out to others.


One day ride is $45.00 ($35.80 for AOC members when using discount code)

3 day ride is $100 ($80.00 for AOC members when using discount code)

There are additional discounts listed on the BRAG website for students and seniors


You must register online on the BRAG website and pay for this event:!gbf/c4d0   Click on "sign up."



Required Items to Bring:

Bike, Repair Kit, Water bottles, Helmet, camping gear, tent, etc. if you plan to camp.  See link for "recommended items to bring" below

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

Please see the link below for recommended items to bring 2b5493.pdf

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

1000 Bay Ave, Columbus, GA 31901!directions-to-brag/csj8



You are responsible for your own bike maintenance. SAG is available on the route and mechanical support vendors will be available at camp.



* We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines while participating in AOC events.

Cost Includes:

One day ride is $45.00 ($35.80 for AOC members when using discount code)

3 day ride is $100 ($80.00 for AOC members when using discount code)

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.

You will need to contact Brag directly for a refund prior to 09.23.16.  No refunds will be issued after that date.