Germanfest Metric Century Bicycle Rally

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Date: October 3, 2020

Event40th Annual Germanfest Metric Century Bicycle Rally

Route Distance: 100 kilometer (63 mi.); 65 Kilometer (40 mi.); and 35 Kilometer (22 mi.)

Tour: This event is a part of a four rally challenge – European Tour of Texas Challenge


About the Ride:

The 100 Kilometer (63 mi.); 65 Kilometer (40 mi.); and 35 Kilometer (22 mi.) course is pedaled over paved roads in this beautiful and scenic North Texas area. It is a fast and challenging course. Be prepared for some long and steep climbs up rolling hills and the exhilaration you’ll experience coming down!

ENTRY FEES: All entries postmarked by September 27, 2020 will be $40 per rider. All entries postmarked after September 27, 2020 and those who register the day of the ride will be $45 per rider. Registration location will be at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 403 N Oak Street Muenster, TX. Packets and T-Shirts can be picked up at the hall on Friday October 2nd from 1:00 – 5:00 and on Saturday morning between 7:30 am and 10 am the day of the ride. T-shirts will be presented to the first 500 registered entries.

PLEASE NOTE: All entry fees are nonrefundable, as this fundraiser is very important for assisting our Sacred Heart Catholic School Family. All proceeds raised go directly to the school to assist a variety of needs including building and maintenance, textbooks and athletic expenses. Your support is greatly appreciated!

PRE-REGISTRATION AND PACKET PICK-UP: Location will be in Muenster at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 403 N Oak Street. Packets and T-Shirts can be picked up beginning on Friday October 2nd from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, and on Saturday morning on the day of the rally between 7:30 am and 10 am the day of the ride.

RULES: By law, and for your safety and protection, you MUST abide by all traffic laws throughout the ride. For your safety, helmets are expected to be worn. All riders under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

REST STOPS/SAG WAGONS: Rest stops will be placed approximately 10-15 miles apart. Water, fruit and other liquids will be available. Medical aid will be provided along the route and at the finish. In addition, the route passes through areas where food and drink may be purchased. If at any point, our medical personnel determines that you should not continue, you will be detained and/or returned to the start by a sag wagon.

MEDICAL FACILITIES: The Muenster Memorial Hospital and local doctors and nurses will be available to assist with any complications. Emergency ambulance service and qualified paramedics will also be available.

WEATHER: Weather in North Central Texas is variable. Usually the temperature will average 72 degrees at mid-afternoon. Wind usually plays a role during this annual event. Riders are cautioned to “plan your ride” considering temperature, humidity, & wind and then be careful to “ride your plan”.

RAIN OR SHINE: There will be a ride and there will be no refunds. Rally begins at 10 AM! The Bicycle Rally staff will not be responsible for mailing Rally T-shirts to bikers who fail to ride.

All proceeds from this event will benefit education for Sacred Heart Catholic School.


LocationMain Street Muenster, TX  76252

Event website:  |   Facebook page

Registration: Online registration

Contact Information: or or Phone: 1-940-736-6758


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