#9 | Reforestation Ramble
August 24, 2014
Reforestation Camp — Suamico, WI
From The Race Director . . .
The marathon format of racing to continues to flourish in Suamico, WI at the Reforestation Ramble held at the Brown County Reforestation Camp. WORS continues to offer a variety of different courses to keep the racing fresh, the Ramble is definitely a bit different than the rest with longer laps containing a nice mix of single track, double track…..and the energy zapping rolling hills that have become a must have feature of the Reforestation Ramble. The laps are fast, the single track flows, the double track is wide open…..the speed trap will be in full effect and pack racing may just be the ticket…..if you can hold on to the wheel in front of you? The sandy based soil holds up well no matter what the weather, so fast fun racing is a guarantee when you take the start line at the Reforestation Ramble. The late August date serves as a nice warm-up for the Chequamegon 40, which takes place just a few weeks after the Ramble. So come on out to the Reforestation Ramble for one last tune up for the 40 or to simply push yourself like never before!
Please note the different start times for the Reforestation Ramble, remind yourself and fellow racers that the Ramble does not follow the traditional start times due to the distances of each category. Juniors and 1st timers get the day started at 9:30 a.m., Citizen and Sport classes roll out at 10;15 a.m., and the final race of the day is the Comp and Elite at 12:30 p.m. Although Sunday is race day, be sure to stop out Saturday for pre-riding, the Vendor/Exhibitor Zone, and Learn to Race clinics. Pre-riding will begin at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday. Like most state and county trails, a trails/rider fee is required and will be collected at registration, with two day deals available. Plenty of lodging is conveniently located on either of the major highways, 43 or 41. Rough camping will be available close by at a nominal fee.
A new feature this year at the Reforestation Camp is the Adventure Park located in the start area behind the ski lodge. The Adventure Park offers a climbing wall, ropes course, and dual zip lines that will offer fun to all racers and families alike. Come to the Ramble this year for a full weekend of outdoor fun and activities.
PLEASE REMEMBER! Pets are not allowed at the Park due to the NEW Zoo being next door to the Reforestation Camp.
Start Times, Distances, and *Entry Fees
*Include applicable Wisconsin Sales Taxes
|Race Category||Start Time||Approximate Distance||Number of Laps||Entry Fee||Late/Day of Registration|
|Junior (age class 7-14)||9:30 AM||6 miles||1||$18.99**||$25**|
|First Timer||9:30 AM||6 miles||1||$18.99*||$25*|
|Citizen (Cat 3)||10:15AM||12 miles||2||$26.38*||$33*|
|Sport (Cat 2)||10:15 AM||24 miles||2||$28.49*||$35*|
|Comp (Cat 2)||12:30 PM||36 miles||3||$28.49*||$35*|
|Elite (Pro & Cat 1) women||12:30 PM||36 miles||3||$33.76***||$40***|
|Elite (Pro & Cat 1) men||12:30 PM||36 miles||3||$33.76***||$40***|
|WORS Kids Race 1:00 PM Everybody is a Winner for 10 & under – $3|
|Distances approximate. Laps subject to change secondary to conditions!|
* Race Registrants must either purchase a $10 one day license or present their USA Cycling annual license at race registration.
** Entry Fee applies for juniors (race age 18 & under) racing First Timer, Citizen & Sport as well. Cat 1 juniors $28.49 or $35 late or day-of.
*** There is no one day license option for Pro & Cat 1 entrants
Register: Online through August 18th or by mail. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by August 16th, 2014.
> Make Checks Payable To: WORS
> Mail To: WORS, 8675 Rolling Hills Road, Custer, WI 54423
Late Registration (On Site): Saturday 2-6 pm, Sunday 8:00 am until 1/2 hour before the start of your race.
2014 USA Cycling/WORS Competitive and Non-Competitive Event Release Form
Juniors not accompanied at the race venue by their parent must present a signed form at registration.
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Details of event awards can be found on the guidelines page.
Brown County Trail Use Fee, $3/day. Payable at registration.
Amenities & Additional Information
- Pre-ride – Saturday 12-7pm
- Learn to Race Clinic with Team WORS – Saturday 3:30-5 pm. Free to registered racers, the clinic includes instruction in off-road riding skills, race preparation and a ride-through of the Citizen race course. Participants under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult rider.
- Reforestation Ramble Trail Run – Trail Run, Sunday 8:30am start, * choice of a 5 or 10K distance. http://www.wors.org/trail-runs/
- Vendor/Exhibitor Zone hosting many of our race sponsors all day.
- Racer Perks: Free post-race fruit and refreshments courtesy of Festival Foods.
- Trail passes required – $3/day.
- No Dogs (pets) Allowed * proximity to NEW Zoo prohibits pets.
How To Get There
From Milwaukee/Chicago: I 43 North to 41/141 Take Hwy. 41-141 North from Green Bay to Exit #176 (County B/Suamico). Turn left on County B. Go about 4 miles then turn right on County IR. The Camp is straight ahead on Reforestation Rd/County IR. From Milwaukee/Madison: 41 North to 41/141 North Take Hwy. 41-141 North from Green Bay to Exit #176 (County B/Suamico). Turn left on County B and go about 4 miles then turn right on County IR. The Camp is straight ahead on Reforestation Rd/County IR. From Wausau: 29 East to 41/141 North Take Hwy. 41-141 North from Green Bay to Exit #176 (County B/Suamico). Turn left on County B. Go about 4 miles then turn right on County IR. The Camp is straight ahead on Reforestation Rd/County IR.
Where To Stay
Preferred Hotel – Country Inn and Suites – Suamico 920-884-2000,
Comfort Suites 920-499-7449,
All hotels just south of the race venue in Green Bay, 10 minute drive to race
Onsite Rough Camping for nominal fee.
- Titletown Flyers Cycling Team
- JB Cycle
- Trikes to Bikes
- Festival Foods
- 1330 Wraps
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