Courageous Adaptive Athletes will open a new chapter in the oldest US 24h endurance event in 3 classes: hand cycle, wheel chair, & recumbent trikes for victory in 1, 6 , 12, or 24h events.
On Saturday, November 15th, many of the worlds most courageous athletes will open a new chapter in the nations oldest 24 hour endurance event. The Adaptive UltraCentric is open to all Adaptive Athletes, in three categories: hand cycle, wheel chair, or recumbent trikes. The athletes will further determine the duration of their race by selecting the 1, 6 , 12, or 24 hour Adaptive UltraCentric events.
The objective is elementary; complete as many laps on the Adaptive UltraCentric 1.68 mile course during the events duration of 1, 6, 12. or 24 hours. Personal event management is entirely up to you; this may include rest breaks, clothing changes, and equipment adjustments. All may be assisted by event management volunteers if desired. No personal handler or crew is necessary.
The competition of The Adaptive UltraCentric is far from forgiving. You are competing with men & women in your USA Cycling age group, however, you are ultimately challenging yourself ! The mission of The Adaptive UltraCentric is to provide you, the Adaptive Athlete with a medium to challenge yourself, to meet, and exceed your goals. Become a part of the worlds first Adaptive Athlete Ultra Marathon, and start immediately preparing to better the competition for next year!
The Adaptive UltraCentric is the ultimate endurance test, and is fully sanctioned and insured by USA Cycling.
Choose your challenge and achieve as many laps as you can over 1hr, 6hr, 12hr, or 24hrs.
Meadowmere Park on Lake Grapevine in Grapevine, Texas 70651. The Adaptive UltraCentric is a 1.68mi, slightly modified course of the 2006, 2007, and 2011 National Champoionship.
Saturday, November 15th
All participants receive commemorative medals, and, The Adaptive UltraCentric Commemorative Embroidered Fleece Jacket.
A Quarter Ounce American Eagle Gold Coin Awarded to Men and Women Champions of the 24 Hour Event.
7 one ounce Silver American Eagles for Second Place of the 24 Hour Event.
3 one ounce Silver American Eaghles for Third Place Champions of the 24 Hour Event.