MOS 2014 Announced!
The 12th Annual Miles of Smiles 100 has been
Geno along with the Bloomington Cycle and Fitness race team and spokeswomen are
pleased to host this year’s Miles of Smiles
29, 69 or 103 mile ride through scenic Central
Dooley Park, 211 S. Seminary Street, Downs, IL - (Parking @ TriValley School).
& 103 mile rides leave at 7:00am (no riders may
start after 7:30am. 29 mile ride leaves at
10:00am. (Check out and in required!!)
Why: Because it’s a fun,
healthy, and FREE way to spend time with your
cycling buddies, but more importantly it
supports a great cause (donations for St. Jude
are accepted the day of the event – make checks
payable to St. Jude's
Childrens Research Hospital.)
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE DAY OF THE RIDE
Helmets are mandatory. No
helmet – no ride.
There is no on road
or rest stop ‘Support’. Make sure you are
self-sufficient and able to ride the distance
Check in upon your
return, so we are not looking for you out on the
Obey the rules of
the road (and common sense):
DO NOT RUN STOP
DO NOT BLOCK
THE ROAD! It is an open highway, be very
careful and aware of car traffic.
Be courteous – wave
at cars and smile! Let them know they are
missing out on the fun.
Take advantage of
Rest Stops to refuel:
1st Rest Stop (28 & 69
& 103 Mile routes) @ Moraine View Park at the main consession area near the boat ramp
28 mile route - rest stop at 14 miles
69 & 103 Mile routes - rest stop at 15.5 miles
Rest stop open from 7:30am to 1:30pm
2nd Rest Stop (69
& 103 Mile routes) @ Ceney's Grove Township Building in Saybrook
Rest stop distance - 35 miles
Rest stop open from 8:30am to 12:30pm
3rd Rest Stop:
69 mile route at Moraine View State Park at 55.5 miles
Rest stop open until 1:30pm
103 mile route at South Park in Gibson City at 51 miles
Rest stop open from 9:30am to 11:30am
4th Rest Stop 103 mile route:
Cheney's Grove Township Building in Saybrook at 69 miles
Rest stop open until 12:30pm
5th Rest Stop 103 mile route at 88.5
Moraine View State Park
Rest Stop open until 1:30pm
Follow the course
There will be 1 rest stop on the 29mi route, 3 rest stops on the 69mi route and 5 rest stops on the 103mi route.
One very important thing
everyone needs to do – HAVE FUN!!!!
These really awesome 2014 Miles of Smiles jerseys are available to order for $75.00 each. I will have them for you the day of the ride. All orders must be prepaid and given to me no later than June 15th. To determine your size, use this size chart from Pactimo. Mens and womens jerseys will be available. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.