The 25th Annual Tour de Blount, presented by Blount Partnership, will be held on Saturday, May 14th!
The 25th Tour de Blount will be held Saturday, May 14, 2016, 7:30. Heritage High School, 3741 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy. Maryville, TN 37804. Please enter the parking lot from Hwy. 321.
PRERIDE PACKET PICK UP: Friday, May 13 from 6-8pm at the Blount Partnership, 201 S. Washington St. Maryville, TN, 37804. The building will be closed. We will be conducting packet pickup behind the building on the pavilion. We encourage you to pick up your packet on Friday night. We will have over 300 riders on Saturday. This will help reduce any possible delays.
DAY OF RIDE PACKET PICK UP: Your 2016 TdB items will be available inside Heritage High School in the Commons Area at 6:30am for pick up. Restrooms will also be available.
DAY OF EVENT REGISTRATION: You can still register the morning of the ride, beginning at 6:30am. Registration will be held inside the high school. The cost will be $55, payable by cash or check only. Shirt sizes will be limited. Pint glasses, provided by Alewine Pottery, will be given to the first 350 riders who have registered.
There should be ample parking on the campus. We will have an area set aside for bicycle staging.
THANK YOU TO OUR 2016 EVENT SPONSORS: Blount Partnership, Alewine Pottery, Cirrus Path, Blount Discount Pharmacy, Provision Health and Performance, Woody’s Marathon, Cycology
We are very excited to have Blount Partnership as the presenting sponsor for this year’s Tour de Blount. The Blount Partnership is the sole economic development agency for the Blount County area, with a goal of ensuring that our community continues to enjoy a robust economy and opportunities to live an unrivaled quality of life.
We are thrilled to have Provision Health and Performance sponsoring the Tour de Blount for the second year in 2016.
Provision Health and Performance can meet the needs of any athelete – beginner, weekend warrior, elite, or professional. They offer:
– Heath and Fitness program – to optimize your workout
– Physical Therapy – certified therapists who provide a specialized hands-on form of practice and a variety of treatment techniques.
– Performance Lab – the only source in the area for sports medicine, fitness testing, biomechanical analysis and sports performance advice. Bike fits, running analysis, VO2 max analysis, medical treatment by Dr. Kevin Sprouse, team physician for the Cannondale Garmin Pro Cycling Team.
We would also like to thank CirrusPath for sponsoring the Tour de Blount for a third year in 2016. This company specializes in integrating Salesforce with various email platforms, and last year the COO rode the long course and survived climbing “the wall”.
Cycology Bicycles, longtime supporter of the Tour de Blount, will continue to provide SAG support for the ride. If you are new to riding, this is the place to start! They even rent bikes for newbies.