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Chino Grinder p/b Lauf New Date!
September 26 @ 6:30 am - 7:00 pm$55 – $90
Join AZ Gravel Rides and the Town of Chino Valley as we host Arizona’s original gravel grinder, the Chino Grinder, on
May 2 2020. NEW DATE! Sept. 26th! The course is an out and back from Chino, Arizona to the Williams (Gateway to the Grand Canyon) area through the Prescott and Kaibab National Forests. There is approximately a 70/30 split between gravel and paved roads. Elevations along the course vary from 4000 ft to 7300 ft. Five aid stations support riders with water, sports drinks, energy bars and more. Roving mechanic support throughout the ride. All riders receive a free beer (must be 21), event tee shirt, a chance to win fabulous raffle prizes. There are 150, 115, 62, 44 and 25 mile course options.
A new course option will debut at the seventh annual Chino Grinder p/b Lauf, the Chino Extreme 150 hosted by Panaracer. More miles, more gravel, more fun. Participation will be limited the first year to 50 cyclists. Pre-registration will open October 21st. If you are interested in participating click on the following link for more details. http://chinogrinder.azgravelrides.com/chino_extreme/
Registration for the seventh annual Chino Grinder p/b Lauf opens Thursday November 1st at 7:00AM. This year we will be raffling off a Lauf True Grit bike. Any participant entered for the Chino Grinder before midnight March 31st is eligible for the drawing. Register during the early bird registration period (ends 11:59PM December 31st) and you will receive two entries for the drawing plus you will save 20 bucks. Winner TBA April 1st @ noon, plenty of time to get your new bike dialed in for Chino!