Help Diana Bermingham, aka the "Cookie Lady", by signing up now to volunteer for the Three Creek Century. It’s HBC’s main source of funds and the event can’t happen without your help. Look for the online volunteer sign up on the HBC homepage at www.harrisburgbicycleclub.org Log in and click on the green “Volunteer Sign Up” icon. Follow the directions posted.
All volunteers are invited to the Volunteer Picnic and Ride on Sept. 10. More details will be sent to volunteers closer to the event.
Register for Harrisburg Bicycle Club’s Three Creek Century by Aug.15 and Save $10
Register for the HBC Three Creek Century by August 15 to get the early bird discounted rate of only $25! Orders for the navy blue technical long and short sleeve t-shirts are also due at this time. Thanks to HBC member Lucas Mace for this year’s t-shirt great design. The Century is a fully supported event with lunch and rest stop refreshments, sags, repair stations, cue sheets, road markings and more.
The 2017 Three Creek Century will be held on Sunday, Sept. 17 at the Penn Township Fire Department complex at 1750 Pine Road in Newville, about 15 minutes west of Carlisle.
Routes of 25, 50, 75 and 100 miles are offered, along with an 18 mile rail trail option. The popular South Mountain Challenge, which offers an option for more climbing on the 50 mile route, will also be offered.
The Three Creek Century is now part of the Central Pennsylvania Bicycling Trifecta. The Trifecta brings together the Penn State Chocolate Tour in Hershey on Aug. 5, the Lancaster Bicycle Club’s Covered Bridge Classic in Lancaster on Aug. 20 and the Harrisburg Bicycle Club’s Three Creek Century near Carlisle to form central Pennsylvania’s premiere cycling event. Riders who complete all three events will earn a special prize.
Registration information and more details about the Century and the Trifecta can be found at www.threecreekcentury.com