Team Chance Owl Ride for Jackson is a two day, 111-mile ride starting at the St Jane Hotel in Chicago and rides to the Country Inn and Suites in Valparaiso, IN and back to Chicago. Riders will be guided along paths, road, and trails for 55.5 miles one day and another 55.5 miles the next day.
· 5:30am: Bag drop-off at St. Jane Hotel
· 6:00am: Owl Ride for Jackson Day 1 Departure (Social Group)
· 6:20am: Owl Ride for Jackson Day 1 Departure (Peppy Group)
· 2:00pm: Valparaiso Arrival
· 3:00pm: Shuttle will depart from Valparasio, IN
· 6:30pm: Team Chance Dinner
· 7:00am: Team Chance Breakfast (included in hotel price)
· 8:15am: Bag drop-off at Hotel
· 8:30am: Owl Ride for Jackson Day 2 Departure (Social Group)
· 8:50am: Owl Ride for Jackson Day 2 Departure (Peppy Group)
· 3:00pm: St. Jane Hotel Arrival
· Upon Arrival: Post-Ride Celebration
· 6:00pm: Shuttle will depart from Chicago
GENERAL RIDE INFORMATION:
· We will be riding together as a team.
· Five formal rest stops per day (additional rest stop may be added)
· Most stops will be no longer than 15 minutes.
· The ride will take 7-8 hours each day - approx. 57 miles.
Items Provided by Rider:
· Water bottle
· Anything else you want (headphones, phone holder, mirrors, etc.)
· Overnight bag:
· Dinner Saturday night is casual and in our hotel.
· Riders may venture into downtown during the day or after dinner.
· In case of rain, please bring a jacket and additional clothing, socks, etc.
· There is laundry at the hotel, but we suggest you bring a back-up outfit for Sunday.
Items Provided by JCF:
· An amazing weekend!
· Guided route with ride leaders
· All meals, snacks, and beverages
· First-aid kit
· Bike maintenance (tubes, air pump, patches, etc.)
· JCF t-shirts, water bottle, and sweatbands