What: A non stop, self supported road bike race along the 4,233 mile Trans America Trail.
When: June 7th, 2014 05:00 PST
Where: On the boardwalk by Columbia River Maritime Museum.
Why: Because bikepacking.
Who: Clearly those who would like to see a healthy dose of the continent, quickly.
How: Solely under your own wheeled human power with no outside support.
About the route: The route was mapped in 1975 by Bikecentennial (now known as Adventure Cycling Association) for their Bikecentennial ‘76 event, when more than 4,000 cyclists rode part or all of the route across the U.S. to celebrate the nation’s bicentennial. The TransAm remains the most popular route in the Adventure Cycling Route Network which now includes over 41,000 miles of cycling routes.
IT IS A 100% PAVEMENT ROUTE.