From the Promoter:
AEP ReCreation Lands, Noble County Ohio
Black Fork LLC, Noble County and AEP ReCreation Lands are proud to announce a gravel road race UNLIKE ANY OTHER IN THE UNITED STATES, The NITE RIDER GRAVEL GRINDER! Only at the Nite Rider can gravel cyclists race on a closed road loop, 100% gravel (or dirt), at NITE!
This 33-mile race consists of three lighting fast laps, 11 miles in length, entirely on rolling, curvy gravel roads and some gnarly double track.
If you’ve explored AEP ReCreation Lands, you know that this area is like no other in Ohio. There are over 60,000 acres of beautifully reclaimed strip-mined land with miles of sweet gravel, badass coal mining roads, and even some grass double track that any mountain biker or CX racer can appreciate. The Nite Rider Gravel Grinder, has blended these unique elements to create one awesome cycling route! Riding gravel at night is one of the most unique and fun adventures you can have on a bike, so don’t miss out!