Texas Gravel Championship Updated Race Bible
Please make sure to read the UPDATED Race Bible for the Texas Gravel Championship here. We've made a number of updates, including the earlier start times, course marking info, 100 mile cue sheet link and other miscellaneous information. Also, due to popular demand, we are opening up the Miscellaneous category to include MTBs with tires 2.2 and wider.
Texas Gravel Championship New Start Time
We've updated the start times for all events to start earlier in an attempt to beat the Texas heat. The 100 mile race will now start at 6:30 am instead of 7:00 am. See updated race flyer for more information about changes. Again we look forward to seeing you in Rosebud on June 30th! Check here for more information for the event on race day.
Texas Gravel Championship New Race Date
We're happy to announce that the new date will be Saturday, June 30th. We're excited to get this event back on the calendar. We hope that you can join us on the new date: it's going to be a GREAT time in Rosebud.
If you registered with us online, your registration has already been transferred to the new event date. If this new date DOES NOT work for you, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org & let us know that you can't make the new date. When you do this, please specify the name of the event in which you registered (e.g. 100 mile Men’s 50+, 28 mile open, etc.). This will help us to more easily refund your registration via BikeReg. Or, if you prefer to text your request, you may text it to Joy Brott at 832-798-6068.
Thanks to everyone for your patience during the past several weeks. We look forward to seeing you in Rosebud on June 30th! Check here for more information for the event on race day.
New Gold Level Sponsor Veterans Coffee Company
Gritty Teeth Racing is proud to announce our new GOLD level sponsor for the 2018 Texas Gravel Championship: Veterans' Coffee Company. They bring fresh-roasted, gourmet coffee from around the world to your door. They are 100% veteran-owned, operated & sourced! Check out their products.
New Racing Kits for sale with Tri-city Bicycles and Gritty Teeth Racing
Gritty Teeth Events added to Texas Cup SXCX Race Series
Gritty Teeth is pleased to announce that Gritty Teeth Racing Cross Festival on Oct 7 & 8 and the Spooky Cross in Waco on Oct 28 & 29 are now part of the South by Cyclocross (SXCX) Race series. Racers will accrue points in eligible Texas Cup categories in our race to compete for the Texas SXCX Race Series championship at the close of the cyclocross season.
New Sponsor Premier ER & Urgent Care
Gritty Teeth Racing is very proud to announce Premier ER & Urgent Care as a new sponsor for the Texas Gravel Championship. Specializing in less wait more care with convenient locations in Waco, Temple, Woodway and China Springs. Click link below to explore their website.More.
Pactimo Official Dealer
Gritty Teeth Racing is proud to announce our new partnership with Pactimo Custom Cycling Clothing as our official custom cycling clothing supplier. If you want an awesome kit that performs as great as it looks, make sure to check out our Tri-City Bicycles & Gritty Teeth Racing kits! Contact Joy Brott: 832-798-6068 for details on how to order. Click link below to explore their website.More.
Come test your mettle in this one of a kind gravel grinding event in the flint hills of east central Kansas. This course has distances of 25, 50, 100, and 200 miles. More race related information and registration can be found on the Dirty Kanza Website.
Texas Gravel Championship
Come test yourself against the fastest gravel grinders in Texas for the right to wear the Texas Gravel Championship (TGC) winners jersey. Not a racer? We have rides for you. TGC offers routes for all level riders, 100 Championship distance, 52, 26,12 miles. There will be food trucks, DJ, Kids Bicycle Rodeo, and Water slides. Come enjoy a day of Gravel in Rosebud, Texas. Registration is closing so hurry up and register. Also, want more details of the race check our Race Flyer and be sure to download our 2018 Texas Gravel Championship Race Bible.
Texas Gravel Championship Route Information & GPS Links:
The 100 mile course is available for download in a variety of GPS formats (Garmin & non-Garmin)
Here's the Garmin Connect link to all routes (to download files compatible with all Garmins):
28 mile non-competitive event
53.5 mile non-competitive event
100 mile Championship Gravel Race
Important Route Changes:
Due to contruction there is minor route change for 2018.
Riders will leave town by exiting 7th turning right on FM 1963 and leaving the same way as indicated by the map links above. Up Main left on 2nd-Right on US77-Left CR 343-left across 53 to CR 345.
Riders for the 100 mile event will be returning the same as previous year's edition via CR 351-FM1963- Right on Oak- left on Ave. B- left on 7th-Finish line.
For distances other than the 100 mile event, riders will be coming in the same way just 6th crossing Main to Ave. D left - to David Earl St Left- back across Main-left on Ave. B- Left on 7th Finish
El Camino 205
Come test your mettle in this one of a kind gravel grinding event in the beautiful piney woods of north east Texas. This course has distances of 25, 65, 105, and 205 miles. More race related information can be found on the El Camino Website.