Six Pillars Century 2018 Blackwater Tour

Saturday 5th May 2018

Great Marsh Park: Somerset Avenue, Cambridge, United States



  • Cycling-37 Mile Fun & Fitness - Individual Age group/open
  • Cycling-56 mile Ironman Eagleman course - Individual Age group/open
  • Cycling - Century Course (100 miles) - Individual Age group/open


Cycle the scenic back roads of picturesque Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in Dorchester County, MD.  Choice of 3 FLAT routes: 37 miles, the famous 56-mile Ironman Eagleman course or our beautiful 100-mile century course that takes you through quaint townships along the Chesapeake Bay and back through serene woodlands.  Begin your day at Great Marsh Park for a complimentary fresco breakfast on the shores of the scenic Choptank River.  Our show-n-go start allows you the option of having a daybreak start or another cup of coffee.  Along the course are fully stocked rest stops crewed by friendly and helpful volunteers. Upon your return, you are treated to a picnic in the park and a chance to tell your ride’s story to old and new friends!  All this is just for you!  Specially designed tee shirts “made in MD” for the first 1,000 to register.    Proceeds benefit Character Counts Mid Shore's character education programs that reach over 8,200 students at NO cost to the schools or taxpayers.  Join us and help support our youth programs creating tomorrow’s leaders, today!

New this Year: Turn in your bib meal ticket during the picnic in the park and be entered to win a $50.00 VISA Gift Card. The winning bib meal ticket will be chosen after the event and the gift card will be sent to the winning rider.



Event details and schedule

Registration and bib number/map pickup - Friday, May 4 from 3 PM to 6 PM and on Saturday, May 5th starting at 6 AM at the Dorchester County YMCA; 201 Talbot Avenue, Cambridge, MD.

Parking map on website - - NO vehicles will be allowed in the park on Saturday, May 5.

Show-n-go start at 7 AM for 37-mile/56-mile and 100-mile cyclists.  Please review rest stop open/close times on cue sheets.  Breakfast from 6 to 9:00.  Picnic in the park begins at 11:30 AM and ends at 4:30 PM.

SAG support ends promptly at 4 PM.

Organised by

Character Counts Mid Shore, Inc

108 Maryland Avenue #103, Easton

Phone: 410-819-0386

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