Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the race?
73 miles / 117km.
When is the race?
Sunday October 8, 2017.
IS IT A CLOSED COURSE?
SAFTEY AND QUALITY IS OUR PRIORITY SO THE COURSE WILL BE mostly a closed course but some sections will be a rolling CLOSED COurse with help from the federal and municipal police.
Are time trial bikes allowed (TT bikes)?
no, bikes with aero bars are not allowed and brakes are required.
HOW DO I GET MY THINGS FROM THE STARTING LINE TO THE FINSH LINE?
WE PROVIDE A FREE BAG DROP AT THE STARTING LINE AND WILL TRANSPORT IT TO THE FINISH LINE where you can pick up.
Do I need a passport?
Yes, traveling back into the United States, you are required to show your passport.
DO I NEED Car insurance?
YES, TRAVELING in mexico with your vehicle, you are required ot have insurance. Please visit www.bajabound.com for quality quick insurance.
is this going to be a race or a fun ride?
This will be a competitive race with prizes and medals but all levels of cyclists are encouraged to join.
Who is considered a first responder?
For the 15% off first responder discount, you must be able to show proof that you are law enforcement, a firefighter, or a paramedic.
What do I get for my fee?
An official race T-shirt; Finisher medal; Prize money for top 3 male and female finishers; Awards to top age division finishers; RFID timing chip; Beer.
I just started cycling and I am not that fast, is this race still for me?
Absolutely, rider's start time will be determined by their projected finish time. So do not worry, all levels of riders are encouraged to participate!
Will there be a masters group?
Yes, ages 65+ will be considered masters.
Will there be a beer garden?
Yes, absolutely! Finish line party starts AS SOON AS YOU FINISH AT THE Flag pole IN ENSENADA.
Do all finishers get medals?
Yes, medals will be presented to all riders as they pass the finish line.
What is the prize money?
1st: $750 // 2nd: $500 // 3rd $250 USD
How can we register?
ONLINE OR AT POINT OF SALES THROUGHOUT BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO
When do i get my race bib?
Race bibs will be available for pick up at the race day expo or on the morning of the race. It is highly recommended to pick up at the expo.
Can I get a refund or transfer my registration?
No refunds for this event. All sales are final. If you have purchased and can not make it, you can transfer to another person ($15 fee). Last day to transfer is Sept 2, 2016.
Active duty military members who are unable to participate because they are unexpectedly deployed may receive a refund. To qualify you must submit a copy of your official military orders along with a written request no later than 10 days prior to event day.
Is this the same race from the early 70’s?
We are not associated with the prior Monday International fun ride.