26th Annual

Cheaha Challenge

Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA

(And Chief Ladiga Cruise Family Ride)

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Jacksonville, Alabama





Please plan to visit the following vendors at our BIKEXPO – all day on

Saturday, May 19 at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Want to be a vendor? Contact Brooke Nelson, Ride Director at: brookenelson@amcvets.com



ALABAMA BACKROADS CENTURY SERIES - Find out more about the 13 rides on this series that spans from top to bottom of our great state.



LITESPEED TITANIUM BICYCLES - Based in Chattanooga, Litespeed Titanium Bicycles celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2016 and is the high performance leader in titanium bicycles. Its titanium technology makes it the leading manufacturer of cold-worked, cycling-specific tubesets in the world, which led to a partnership with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory to fabricate wheels, framework of the Mars Land Rover. Visit us at the BIKEXPO!  website: https://shop.litespeed.com/



MOUNTAIN LONGLEAF REFUGE - If you ride the ULTRA, you will enjoy the beauty of the refuge as you climb Bain’s Gap twice.







The Alabama Bicycle Coalition (AlaBike) is a statewide, grassroots not-for-profit 501(c)(3) cycling advocacy organization whose mission is to promote cycling safety, education, and access. AlaBike works with state and local officials to preserve, improve, create and institutionalize bicycle-friendly roads and policies throughout Alabama.









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The Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA is a Top Ten Gran Fondo in the US, as ranked by Gran Fondo Guide!