We are thrilled to bring randonneuring events to the greater Detroit area.

As we start our fourth year the number of participants and interest in randonneuring continues to grow, volunteers are needed
to help us continue to grow and improve. Start/Finish, and manned control help, route planning, pre-riding or driving the route is needed.
Please contact Tom Dusky Detroit Randonneurs info@detroitrandonneurs.org if you would like to help or for more information.

Randonneuring is long-distance unsupported endurance cycling.
This style of riding is non-competitive in nature, and self-sufficiency is paramount.
When riders participate in randonneuring events, they are part of a long tradition that goes back to the beginning
of the sport of cycling in France and Italy. Friendly camaraderie, not competition, is the hallmark of randonneuring.

Randonneurs USA (RUSA) membership is not mandatory for participation, but is greatly encouraged,
please JOIN NOW! or renew your membership. New RUSA insurance rates have allowed us to lower our entrance fees for RUSA members.
We are happy to participate in the League Of Michigan Bicyclists $1 Per Rider program, so $1 from every entry will go go help the LMB
make cycling safer and more enjoyable http://www.lmb.org/

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We are excited to offer a full series of Randonneuring events.

Date
Distance
Name & Route Link
Route #
Certification
Start/End Location
04/09
116k
Northeast Populaire link
1731
RUSA
Detroit, MI
04/23
200k
200k West link
1423
ACP
Canton, MI
04/30
360k
Ohio Randonneurs Flèche*
RUSA
Finish Columbus OH
05/21
300k
The Longest Day link
1427
ACP
Commerce Twp, MI
06/04
400k
Thumbs Up 400 link
1630
ACP
Port Huron, MI
06/25
200k
200k West link
1423
ACP
Canton, MI
06/25
400k
Hotter Than a Pepper Sprout 400 link
1648
ACP
Canton, MI
06/25
600k
Hotter Than a Pepper Sprout 600 link
1651
ACP
Canton, MI
09/17
200k
AAA 200k link
1647
ACP
Adrian, MI

200k West
This is a very scenic route starting in Canton heading west to Ann Arbor, Dexter and Chelsea,
then north to Fowlerville, returning thru Brighton, South Lyon and Northville. ACP Certified

200km rout map

Ride Starts at 07:00
please check in by 06:30
time limit 13.5 hours

Helmets and lights are required.
Please review RUSA Rules for Riders
Cue sheets and brevet cards will be supplied at the start.

Ride starts at:
Walker-Winter Elementary School, 
39932 Michigan Avenue, Canton, MI.

Plenty of lodging is available at this location, please make appropriate arrangements if needed.

Please register by June 23 —
Fee $10 non RUSA Members
$5 for RUSA members

Non member registration

RUSA member Registration

Map and route information
http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2664495

oter than a pepper sprout 400k Junne 25
Explore rural farmland, lakeside communities, the Irish Hills, and small towns of south central Michigan with this scenic Brevet.
This Brevet is Audax Club Parisien and Randonneurs USA sanctioned.

400k map

Ride Starts at 05:00
please check in by 04:30 time limit 27 hours

Early check-inn friday 19:30—20:30 at Days Inn
Start: Days Inn Canton 
40500 Michigan Avenue, Canton, MI

Plenty of lodging choices are available. Cue sheets and brevet cards supplied at start.

Helmets required. All riders must have two securely mounted non-blinking lights: a front light with clear lens and a rear light with red lens. After dark, riders must wear a reflective vest, or any other RUSA accepted device that clearly places reflective material on the front and back of the rider. Riders must also wear reflective ankle band around each ankle. Please review RUSA Rules for Riders

Please register by June 23 Fee $20 non RUSA members
$10 for RUSA members

Non member registration

RUSA member Registration

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/6024645
Route may change due to road closurers please
use for navagation after june 22


Hotter than a pepper sprout 600k
Explore Ann Arbor, rural farmland, lakeside communities, the Irish Hills, and small towns of south central Michigan with this scenic Brevet.
This Brevet is Audax Club Parisien and Randonneurs USA sanctioned.

Pepper 600k map

Ride Starts at 05:00
please check in by 04:30 time limit 27 hours

Early check-inn friday 19:30—20:30 at Days Inn
Start: Days Inn Canton 
40500 Michigan Avenue, Canton, MI

Plenty of lodging choices are available. Cue sheets and brevet cards supplied at start.

Helmets required. All riders must have two securely mounted non-blinking lights: a front light with clear lens and a rear light with red lens. After dark, riders must wear a reflective vest, or any other RUSA accepted device that clearly places reflective material on the front and back of the rider. Riders must also wear reflective ankle band around each ankle. Please review RUSA Rules for Riders

Please register by June 23 Fee $20 non RUSA members
$10 for RUSA members

Non member registration

RUSA member Registration

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/5975088
Route may change due to road closurers please
use for navagation after june 22

These brevets are RUSA and ACP certified.
Please go to the RUSA website for more information about Randonneuring, other rides and to become a RUSA member. (link)

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