The Six Gap Century's ultra challenging route takes you up and down six of the steepest climbs in the North Georgia Mountains. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104 mile course. The Three Gap Fifty’s alternative route offers half the gaps and half the distance, but is nevertheless a demanding and challenging course at 58 miles. Read More
The Six Gap Century is known for being the toughest ride and having the steepest climbs in the southeast. Many of you return year after year to test your abilities and to conquer the gaps. The KOM designation will be bestowed only on the most skilled cycling athletes who can successfully take on the ultra steep climbs. Read More
Enter the Six Gap T-Shirt Design Contest +The 2015 T‐shirt Design Contest is a special feature of this year’s Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty Bike Ride. The winning design will be featured on the 2015 Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty Bike Ride shirts given out to riders and volunteers. One first-place winner will receive $100 cash. Make sure to read the Contest Guidelines… Read More
Six Gap Walk-Up Registrations Will be Taken +SIX GAP DAY-OF REGISTRATIONS WILL BE TAKEN. You can register on:- Saturday, September 27th at the Expo on the Dahlonega Square, 9:00am - 7:00pm- Sunday, September 28th at Lumpkin County High School (Start Line), 6:00am - Ride Start Cost is $80.00. T-Shirts are not guaranteed. Read More
Six Gap Times & Ride Photography +OFFICIAL TIMING Timing is provided by Epic Sports Marketing. Official ride times will be available on their website at www.epicsportsmarketing.com 24 hours after the event. Any discrepancies in your results need to be reported directly to Epic Sports Marketing. COURSE PHOTOGRAPHY Peacock Sport Photo is the official course photographer. Visit their website after the event at http://www2.backprint.com/peacocksportphoto/127969 to view and purchase… Read More
Coming on September 27, 2015 and taking place in Georgia's Premier Cycling Venue, the Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty boasts many of the same roads and mountain climbs as the elite Tour de Georgia. Come ride the Ride of the Pros! The Six Gap Century’s ultra challenging route takes you up and down six of the steepest climbs in the North Georgia Mountains. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104 mile course. Elevations for the six gaps in this ride range from 1,400 feet to 3,460 feet. The toughest climb, Hogpen Gap, will test even the strongest riders, averaging a 7% grade for seven miles, with sections as steep as 15%.
The Three Gap Fifty’s alternative route offers half the gaps and half the distance, but is nevertheless a demanding and challenging course at 58 miles. Elevations range from 1,400 feet to 3,364 feet.
We are also pleased to announce the 8th Annual "Valley Route" Bike Ride. This 35-mile valley option is a great introduction to the infamous Six Gap Century and boasts some of the most scenic mountainside in the Southeast. This new route will cast a special spotlight onto Yahoola Valley, Turner's Corner, and R-Ranch in the Mountains.
100 miles. 11,200 vertical feet. 3,000 friends.