schedule of events
Registration & Packet Pick Up Questions
How do I register? You may register either online, in person at any of the packet pick up locations, or at Memorial Park on race day.
What is the easiest way to register? Registering online is the easiest way to sign up
Can I register at a packet pick up location? Yes
Can I pick up a packet for a friend of family member? Yes
Are credit cards accepted at packet pick ups? Yes
Where do we pick up our packets? See the schedule of events page on the website for details.
Am I guaranteed a race shirt? All pre registered participants signed up at least 1 WEEK IN ADVANCE are guaranteed the race shirt size they requested during the registration process. Late sign ups are not guaranteed the shirt size of their choice, shirts will be given on a first come first serve basis. We will do our best to get everyone the shirt size they want.
What type of shirts are being given? The 2019 Mid-South Transplant Foundation Ride for Life shirt will be short sleeved cotton t-shirt. Please order accordingly.
Will I be able to change my shirt size? You will NOT be able to exchange your shirt until after the race. We will have an area for shirt exchange after the race for those wishing to exchange their shirts. You will be given the shirt size you ordered during registration, sorry but no exceptions.
How can I get a race shirt if I do not want to participate? You may register as a rider to receive a race shirt. You do not have to compete if you do not wish to do so. You may pick up your shirt at any of the packet pick up locations.
What will we receive at packet pick up? You will receive your event shirt, ride wristband, and ride que sheet.
What type of timing is being used? This is non competitive, non timed event. All participants will participate in a non-competitive environment
Race Day Questions
Where is the ride located? Memorial Park, Poplar at I-240, 5668 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119
What time does the ride start?7:00am
Where is the ride start? The race will begin west of the finish line, see the course map for more detail.
What if it is raining/snowing on ride morning? We make a decision on the delaying the start in the weather is inclement. It is utmost priority to keep everyone safe.
When should I arrive? Most riders plan to arrive at an event 1 hour prior to race start time. If you have not picked up your packet at a packet pick up, please arrive at least 1 hour in advance of race start.
How long will it take to find a place to park? Around 5-10 minutes. Too avoid long lines please arrive early.
Where do I park? There will be ample parking in and around Memorial Park.
Are baby joggers/baby strollers/baby pull behinds allowed in the ride? We prefer no pull behinds with this event. All participants on the course should be on a bike.
Are children allowed to participate? Yes, as long as a parent accompanies the child.
Are dogs allowed to run with cyclist? NO, dogs are not allowed at this event.
Can we participate as a relay team? No
When are the awards? There are no awards for this event.
If you have any other questions, please contact Daniel @ 901-274-2202