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USAC BENEFIT
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Welcome to the West Texas Cycling Association
Next Monthly Meeting
Date: October 10, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Host: TBA
Phone:
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Chili Pepper Challenge
Date: September 25, 2016
Location: El Paso, TX
Contact:
Details: The Chile Pepper Challenge is El Paso’s premier cycling event. Over 900 cyclists line up for an epic ride through the scenic and historic Mesilla Valley over country lanes covered by pecan orchards and lined by New Mexico's world renowned chile fields. The Chile Pepper Challenge offers routes, distances and mountain climbs for cyclists of all skill levels and ambition. Five ride alternatives are available, 100 miles, 62 miles, 40 miles, 25 miles and a 10 mile fun ride. All rides start and end at La Vina Winery, 4201 S. NM Highway 28 in La Union, NM. Each ride is fully supported with rest stops, route markings and SAG vehicles. Rest stops offer snacks, water and port-a-potties. Food, drinks and live entertainment will be provided to riders at the Chile Pepper Fiesta following the ride on the patio of La Vina.
Tour de Taco
Date: October 1, 2016
Location: Clovis, NM
Contact: tacobox@tacobox.com575-935-8226
Details: All rides are on paved roads with wide shoulders except in city limits, where tour path is on paved streets with light traffic. Start/Finish will be at the Clovis Taco Box at 136 W. 21st St., Clovis. Transformation Fitness Gym located within walking distance will be available before the tour for riders to change into their riding gear and for showers/changing after. The 62 mile will go from the Clovis Taco Box to the Portales Taco Box and back. Ride is flat, with mild undulations. Portales elevation (4006 ft.) is 262 ft below Clovis (4268 Ft.)

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