The Tour of the Rio Grande Valley (TORGV) takes riders on a scenic, flat route through the Rio Grande Valley. The route passes through Isleta, Los Lunas, Belen, Bernardo and return to Albuquerque.The route runs parallel with the Rio Grande providing beautiful views and sights of the more relaxed side of New Mexican life. The ride offers multiple distance points for riders of any caliber. Tandems ride for the price of one!

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Tour of the Rio Grande Valley | September 30, 2018

ONLINE REGISTRATION

DEADLINE TO REGISTER ONLINE: SEPTEMBER 28, 2018

39mi

To Rest Stop A :: Los Lunas Rail Runner Station. This can be a 19.5 mile distance if a rider takes the Rail Runner back from the Los Lunas Station. Train times are 8a, 12:55p & 5p

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62mi

To Rest Stop B :: SW lot at E Reinkin Ave and Jarales Rd. This can be a 31.5 mile distance if a rider takes the Rail Runner back from the Belen Station (.5 mi west of Rest Stop B). Train times are 7:50a, 12:45p and 5:40p.

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78mi

This ride is little more than 75% of the century! Now you're having fun!

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100mi

It's the full century! You can do it!!

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The Routes

If you are a returning rider, the route is the same as 2017.
Ride begins at 7 am and all support operations will close at 3 pm. Century riders must start at 7 am.

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REST STOP PERKS

TORGV is a premium New Mexico century. We feel that a ride should offer the very best refreshments for riders to keep their energy up and their health in check. Each rest stop will have clean filtered water, Gatorade made with clean filtered water, PB & J sandwiches, cut bananas, cut oranges and other goodies.


REST STOP A

OUT: 19.5 miles from start
BACK: 11.5 from STOP B
FINISH: 19.5 miles STOP A

REST STOP B

OUT: 11.5mi from STOP A
BACK: 18.8mi from STOP C

REST STOP C

OUT: 20.5mi from STOP B

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Important Dates

REGISTRATION DATES

September 28: online registration closes

September 30: (day of the event) onsite registration from 6a- 7a at the Bernalillo County Rail Runner Station (West of Broadway SE and east of 2nd street SE).

EARLY PACKET PICKUP

Early packet pickup will be Saturday, September 29 from 3-6p at TREK Superstore, 5000 Menaul Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Phone: (505) 312-7243. Reach out to Diane Albert, Ride Coordinator, with any questions 505.235.2277

Day of the Event

Day-of registration and packet pick-up will be from 6a-7a at the Bernalillo County Rail Runner Station (West of Broadway SE and east of 2nd street SE. Turn north on Prince Street, then West on Camino del Tren).

Patrons will be able to park at the station. Riders can start the tour at 7am or later. There will be no mass start due to safety concerns, but riders are encouraged to start by 7a. 100 mile riders must be on the road by 8a. All other riders should be on the road by 9a. Routes will be swept for remaining riders between 2p and 3p.

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