Promoting Organ Donation Awareness and benefitting the UNC Kidney Center
The Raven Rock Ramble is a century (100-mile) bicycle ride that explores the four-county area (Wake, Harnett, Lee, and Chatham) around Raven Rock State Park. Proceeds benefit the UNC Kidney Center for direct patient services. Since its start in 2002, the Raven Rock Ramble has raised over $291,000 toward kidney health and awareness.
The Raven Rock Ramble endorses cyclist safety and responsibility as promoted by The Peleton Project.
Facts at a glance:
|Date:||Sunday, August 22, 2021 - rain or shine|
|Distances:||100 miles, 86 miles, 100K (62 miles), 42 miles, 50K (31 miles), 10 miles. See the Routes page for details.|
|Registration:||Via the RaceReach Registration page. You can view or change your registration choices from the My Registrations page.|
You may pick up your registration packet on Friday, August 20 (10:00am -7:00pm),
or Saturday, August 21 (10:00am - 5:00 pm) at All-Star Bike shop in Cary (in Salt Box village)
Address: 1241 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC 27511 [map].
Registration packets will be available starting at 7:30am the morning of the event (Sunday, August 22 at Harris Lake County Park at the Longleaf shelter.
|Time:||Park opens at 7:30am. Announcements start promptly at 8:30 on road in front of parking area. 100, 86, 62, and 42 mile rides start after announcements; 31 and 10 mile rides start 5 minutes later. Anyone wishing a more relaxed start may leave with the second group. All routes close at 4:30pm.|
Lake County Park
in southwest Wake County, near the Shearon Harris nuclear plant
Address: 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC 27562
|Cost:||$50, includes awesome quick-dry tee shirt and copious amounts of food.|
|Contact:||David Cole, firstname.lastname@example.org, 919-924-3039 (home - before 9pm, please)|
If you would like to make a donation to the cause (Thank-you!),
you can click the Donate button, above,
or you can mail a check made out to 'Raven Rock Ramble' to
Raven Rock Ramble
|The Raven Rock Ramble promotes awareness of the importance of organ donation. If you are an organ donor (indicated by a heart on your driver's license) or agree to become one, then we have a special offer for you. See the Special offer for organ donors page for more information. If you're not already an organ donor, you can register here.|
The Carolina Brewing Company is again sponsoring the awesome CBC/RRR pint glass that features the
popular Raven Rock Ramble tee shirt artwork one one side (see the Artwork page)
and the Carolina Brewing Company logo on the other.
These pint glasses are free to those who contribute $50 or more (in addition to the registration fee) and to those who have ridden all prior Raven Rock Rambles. They will be available for $5 each at the packet pick-up prior to the ride and at the registration area the day of the event.