Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo

Sat May 20 - Sun May 21 Jacksonville, AL 36265 US Directions

Time Trial Info

Time Trial Start Lists PDF Below

Join us for the 4th Annual Cheaha Challenge Time Trial on Saturday, May 20th, held in conjunction with the weekend events of the 30th Annual Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Century & ULTRA on Sunday, May 21st.  Experience the thrill of exiting a time trial podium down a ramp onto a closed 12-mile straight shot course (only three turns, all near the finish), and test what you’re made of as you barrel along the flat, fast, fun path.  The TT course is flat and fast!!  View the course profile here.

Our TT is a qualifier for the UCI World Time Trial Championship to be held in conjunction with the UCI Gran Fondo World Championship August 2023 in Glasgow, Scotland.  Age groups are determined by racer’s age on December 31st.

UCI World Time Trial Championship qualifier – Finish top three of your age group or in the top 20%, and you’re going to qualify for the World Championships! (Note: UCI recognizes only age groups of 19 years old and above.)
1. Eddy Merckx Division – Don’t have a TT bike or all the gear? No problem, this TT Division is for you.    Merckx racers must be 19 or older, and will not qualify for the UCI World TT Championship.  In order to race as “Merckx” you may not use any of the following (even one will switch you to “Aero”): disc wheels, wheels deeper than 50MM, aero helmets, shoe covers, aero bars. Allowed items are: Aero road helmet (no teardrop shape, ears cannot be covered) and skinsuits.  Overall winners receive awards.  No age group awards for this division.
2. Handcycle Division – H1-H5 Male & Female scored separately.
Time Trial Registration: We offer only online registration until Friday, May 19th at 12:00 p.m. when online registration closes. Time Trial registration is online only. No walk-up or day-of registration 

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