What to Bring

This is just a simplified list of what you’ll want to make sure you have with you.

  • Bicycle, computer/GPS, cell phone, fresh/charged batteries for electronic shifting

  • 4 spare tubes per person, 2 spare tires per four people , tire levers, CO2 cartridges, patch kits, tubeless tire sealant, pump, spoke wrench, Allen wrench set.

  • Helmet

  • Cycling clothes

  • Cycling Shoes

  • Cold weather cycling clothes

  • Extra changes of street clothes

  • Cycling Lights

  • Reflective Vests

  • Flashlights

  • Plenty of water and water bottles

  • Your favorite energy bars, blocks, gels, drinks

  • Food and Snacks (there are grocery stores along the way, but they are more expensive)

  • Sunscreen

  • Hygiene items (your teammates might appreciate this)

  • First Aid Kit

  • Personal/Medical contacts of each rider

  • Camera

  • Books and games for the road

  • Sleeping Bags – we’ve seen people sleeping in some odd places…

  • Blankets

  • Pillows

Here are some more ‘extravagant’ things to bring. Some people do and it seems to make a nice difference: