20th Annual 12 Miles of Hell Race

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added on February 13, 2007 by dauw Singletrack
 
The Wichita Mountains Bicycle Club
is extremely grateful to Ft. Sill,
and proud that in the face of
difficult times, they have seen
fit to allow the... Gives You The
The 20th Annual 12 Miles of Hell

March 3rd & 4th, 2007

Two (2) Days of Unforgettable, Extreme Terrain, Terrifying Decents, that will have you Checking Your Shorts at the Bottom of the Hill. BUT TAKE YOUR TIME.... We'll be there to cheer the last rider who finds Victory over this vicious course.

12 MILES OF HELL IS NOT A NORBA EVENT

SATURDAY'S EVENT

Saturday, March 3rd
12 MILES OF HELL PRE-RIDE OF THE
OFF ROAD RACE/TOUR COURSE
Starts @ 9:00. The course is marked. Take Your Time and Learn How to Attack the Tough Sections. You Must Be Registered To Be On The Course.

4 SUNDAY EVENTS
All Start at 11:00
Sunday, March 4th
19th 12 MILES OF HELL RACE
1 Loop - Approximately 14-17 Miles - This is it. The biggie. It's why you woke up this morning. Trophies. Certificate of Completin to all finishers.

Sunday, March 4th
12 MILES OF HELL TOUR
Same challenging course ridden by the disturbed and demonic 12 Miles of Hell racers. Untimed. No trophies - Certificates Of Completion To All Finishers.
IF YOU FINISH, YOU WIN! Some folks piddle around out there for 4 1/2 hours.

Sunday, March 4th
22 ROAD TOUR
All Pavement - A classic event that hoardcore roadies wont' miss. Think about it! Too cold!! Too windy!!! The absolute worst conditions!!!! Bring your rain bike. Our biggest surprise every year is how many show up for this event.
No Trophies

Sunday, March 4th
12 MILES OF HELL ROAD RIDE/OFF ROAD RIDE COMBO
Go Like The Devil On Your Road Bike then Jump on Your MTB and complete the 12 Miles of Hell.
No Trophies

WHERE: LETRA, Ft.Sill, Oklahoma. Drivning Directions, ---- This is the ONLY way to Letra! ----

WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd, 2007 - Pre-ride 9:00 a.m. Must be registered to be on the course.
Sunday, March 4th, 2007 - 11:00 a.m. For The Real Thing - 12 Miles of Hell Race & Tour

SAFETY & PREPARATION: Helmets Required, Dress Warmly, (Every Year There Are Severe Cuts And Lacerations From Rocks - Consider Knee And Elbow Pads.) BE CAREFUL! Medivac Helicopters Are Available. Try Not To Need One. Carry Plenty Of Water And Energy Snacks. The Water Stop Is Always In The Wrong Place So Pretend There Isn't One.

REWARDS: Long Sleeve Tee's To This Year's Participants Whose Registration is Received (not postmarked) By February 15th, 2007. First 500 Entries Receive Specialized 24 oz. Large Mouth Water Bottle. Long sleeve T-Shirts for Pre-registration Only. Late registration might get a short sleeve shirt.

SATURDAY PRERIDE: March 3rd, 2007. The course opens at 9:00 p.m. The pre-ride is very important if you want to do well. It gives you a chance to pick different lines and practice tricky climbs.
You Must Be Registered To Be On The Course.
DON'T BE A BONEHEAD AND RIDE AT RACE PACE ON SATURDAY!

PACKET PICK-UP: Saturday, 8:00 a.m. til 2:00. Day of race at 8:00a.m.
Packets Will Not Be Mailed!

WINNER JERSEY'S: 12 MOH Jersey for Overall Men's and & Women's Winner

12 MILES OF HELL RACE TROPHIES: A Whole Bunch! Trophy distribution relative to class size. Certificate of completion to all finishers! (Trophies for 12 Mile race only!) Awarded By Age Groups - 11 and under, 12 & 13, 14 & 15, 16 - 19, continuing by 5 year age groups 20 - 24 etc. through 65 and over. BIG BAWLS AWARD to the guy or gal deemed to have the most physical damage to body.
All women's classes, 10 year age groups

COST: $25 Early Registration (Received -- not postmarked -- by February 15th, 2007.) $30 Late Registration, and you will get a short sleeve tee or NOTHING AT ALL.
$25 entry fee is for one event only, RACE OR TOUR
There is an addition $10 entry fee for second event.
ROAD/OFF-ROAD IS $30
Event will be held rain, shine, or storm. Packets Will Not Be Mailed or Saved - No Refunds .
But if Ft. Sill declares the post closed due to war or the threat thereof and cancels the event, packets will be saved. Anyone who has ever financed an event like this knows that 80 to 90% of the money is gone to expenses before the first wheel passes the starting line. There will be no refunds.

ARRIVE EARLY: Prepare to be searched. Ft. Sill is necessarily on a high state of alert.
Photo I.D. required for anyone over 17. How vehicle insurance registration.
What will they confiscate? Probalby nothing. Just be reasonable. Your tools are OK. It's not like the airport.

CAMPING AND MOTOR HOME HOOK-UPS: Available

CONCESSION:Country store, they even sell beer.


Volunteers needed, if you would like to help with the 12 MOH in any way Email

MUD SWEAT & GEARS
WILL NOT CLOSE SATURDAY NIGHT UNTIL EVERY BROKEN PRE-RIDE BICYCLE HAS BEEN MADE RACE READY FOR SUNDAY.
EVENT WILL BE HELD RAIN, SHINE, OR ANY OTHER WEATHER CONDITION!
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Date/Time March 4, 2007 / 11:00 am
Event Type Race
Website 12milesofhell.com
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