What's the cost of registration?
Registration is $50 until February 28; $56 from March 1-April 30; $65 from May 1-May 12.
Yes! Teams of six or more are welcome! A discount applies to team registrations: Early TEAM Registration $43/per rider; Advance TEAM Registration $50/per rider; Regular TEAM Registration $60.
May I register and ride with a team?
What's included with my registration?
Included in the registration cost is an Iron Furnace Fifty t-shirt (if registered by April 30), a delicious fried chicken picnic lunch under the pavilion with all the fixin's, including beer and other beverages after the ride, snacks and refreshments at pit-stops, free swag from sponsors, and a free ice cream from local dairy Chesapeake Bay Farms.
Is there same-day registration?
Yes. Registration the day of the ride is at Furnace Town beginning at 7:00AM. You will receive your bib/bike number and a t-shirt if available. Ride day registration ends at 9:00AM.
How will I know I registered?
When you register at Eventbrite, you will receive an email stating you have successfully registered for the Iron Furnace Fifty. The email will require you to review a waiver form that must be completed before you ride.
Do I have to check-in before I can ride?
Yes. Check-in is from 7:00AM - 9:00AM at Furnace Town.
Can I switch the route I ride?
You can decide which of the three routes you want to ride when you check-in on May 12th. We strongly encourage all riders to follow the mapped route. The route has specific locations for the rest stops and rest room facilities.
All routes begin and end at Furnace Town.
Where to the routes begin and end?
Where can I park?
There is parking across the street from Furnace Town that can easily accommodate all riders.
What time does the event end?
Lunch will be served from 10:30AM - 1:30PM. SAG support will end at 2:00PM. Plan your start time so that you finish in time for lunch. Of course, we encourage riders to continue the fun at any number of local bars, pubs, and restaurants.
Do I need to complete the course by a specific time?
For your safety, we ask that all riders complete their ride by 2:00PM.