Jingle GX Gravel Race and the Jingle Cross Craft Beer & Poker Gravel Grinder
We have 2 great gravel events during the Jingle Cross weekend:
Jingle GX Gravel Race – Sat. October 16
Join us for the all new 100 km Jingle GX Gravel Race on Saturday, October 16 through beautiful Iowa farm land, rolling hills, and scenic Amish countryside. This is a self-sufficient gravel race by age category with rest and mechanics stations about every 25 km. Amenities include food and beverages at each rest and mechanics station along the way compliments of Hammer Nutrition. We will also have snacks and beverages for you at the finish complimentary of our amazing sponsors.
Jingle Cross Craft Beer & Poker Gravel Grinder – Sun. October 17
On Sunday, October 17, the 75 km recreational Jingle Cross Craft Beer and Poker Gravel Grinder presented by Shimano returns with a leisure ride to sample fine craft beer selections from Iowa’s best local breweries. Collect poker cards at each stop for a chance to win some great swag. Upon your return to the fairgrounds, relax to live music, DJs and stay using your free admission to our marquis event, the UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup in Iowa City with the first beer on us. We also have free on-site showers, free bike valet, and plenty more beer, wine and great food from local food vendors! Stay in Iowa City for the weekend as this is a don’t miss cycling event of the year!