Registration Information

Event Date: Saturday-October 11, 2014

ONLINE registration is closed but you can register through Friday, October 10th in person at Expo/Packet Pickup.
October 9:  register IN PERSON at Perimeter Bicycling:
2609 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ
October 10:  register IN PERSON at Cochise Packet Pickup:
Cochise County Fairgrounds
3677 Leslie Canyon Rd, Douglas, AZ

Please read this page thoroughly.  It contains important information like: fee amounts & deadlines, event benefits, how to register online or hardcopy and more. Even if you have done our events before, some information may have changed.
- Thank you and have a great ride.
You are responsible for knowing the information below…
if you bypass it & jump to register, please return and read it….


Cochise Classic is a FUND RAISING EVENT!

Registering through Perimeter Bicycling (below, through this site) will give you an opportunity to raise funds for our primary beneficiary, Douglas ARC (Douglas Association for Retarded Citizens) and could qualify you for the Treasure Chest.

BtB_CO_2014Our SUPPORTING BENEFICIARY has a special program  with additional/different  benefits if you register through them and raise contributions just for them.
Check them out! The BIGGER THAN BORDERS PROGRAM of Rancho Feliz Charitable Foundation. 
Check out this 4-minute video about last year’s event!  Click HERE.!

Quick Notes

  • SELF PACKET PICK UP! You will be required to pick up your own packet at Expo. PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED
  • There are absolutely NO REFUNDS for event fees.
  • Event entries are NOT transferable to another rider.
  • There are absolutely NO REFUNDS on merchandise.
    Exchanges for another size may be accepted for merchandise
    within two weeks of purchase.
  • Please Read our Refund / Privacy Policies

Scroll Down To Learn More About

  • El Tour Perimeter Store & the 2014 Event Jersey
  • Membership in Perimeter Bicycling
  • The Tour’s beneficiary
  • Downloading a hardcopy application
  • Event benefits for all cyclists
  • Fee options and fundraising benefits
  • How to win the Treasure Chest
  • General info about the event
Check out our Event Jerseys - exclusively designed for Perimeter's Events!!

Purchase with your registration or purchase at El Tour Perimeter Store where you can check out other merchandise.
Visit El Tour Perimeter Store and order yours today!
Become a Perimeter Bicycling Member!
Did you know Perimeter Bicycling Association of America Inc. is a membership supported 501(c)(3) organization? Our mission is to enhance wellness by promoting bicycling as a means to good mental and physical health by producing bicycling events benefiting other non-profit organizations. Your participation in our events supports this goal. Please consider becoming a member of Perimeter Bicycling as we continue to develop programs that enhance our community.
To learn more or become a member, click here.

||||Rules help keep the “playing field” even – know the rules!


Some key rules:

* you must properly wear a CPSC approved helmet

* all bicycles must be 100% human powered (no motor/assisted bikes)

* Just ONE earbud/ both ears may NOT be covered.

Complete rules HERE.

||||Event Benefits for all Registered Cyclists


  • Medallion to all finishers
  • Free admission to the Tour Expo/Packet Pick Up and pre-ride pasta party
  • Event t-shirt
  • Fruit, snacks and water at aid stations every 10-12 miles
  • SAG support
  • Opportunity to earn special Awards
  • Traffic control on route (limited)
  • First Aid support
  • Subscription to Tail Winds newspaper
  • Timed finish (manual timing)
  • Results published on website and Tail Winds


||||Fee Options and Fund Raising Benefits.


Processing Fee Table
Dates Processing fee
Thru Mar 31 $10
Apr 1 – May 31 $15
Jun 1 – Jul 31 $20
Aug 1 – Sep 26 $25
Sep 27 – Oct 10 $30

Please remember, regardless of the registration level you choose, you can always support the Tour’s beneficiary, Douglas ARC (Douglas Association for Retarded Citizens) by raising more contributions. Your support helps continue vital programs that support Douglas and Bisbee’s Seniors and learning challenged population.

Registration Options & Benefits

Adult: 15 & over on ride day
Youth: 14 & under on ride day

Level 1 (Adult), Level 6 (Youth): ONLINE only: fees must be paid in full.

Levels 2 – 5 (Adults & Youth): For ONLINE registration you have the option to pay the processing fee now and the balance later! In step 7, select “optional payment.” You must pay the balance of fees/contributions to Perimeter Bicycling by Packet Pick Up in the form of cash or check. Credit cards are not accepted for subsequent payments.

Pay and/or Collect Receive these benefits
Select Level Processing Fee Registration Fee Contribution Event Benefits
(see above)
Poster Gift Certificates Event Jersey Conquistador Trophy
ADULTS (15 & over on ride day)
1 See Table $85 $20 Yes
2 See Table Free $200 Yes Yes
3 See Table Free $350 Yes Yes Yes
4 See Table Free $500 Yes Yes Yes Yes
5 See Table Free $1,000 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
YOUTH (14 & under on ride day)
6 $15 Free $20 Yes
$15 Free  Choose from Level 2-5 above for fundraising benefits

To be eligible for awards and prizes, all contributions must be received by Perimeter Bicycling by Friday, October 10, 2014.

Sign up and raise $1,000 or more for the Tour’s beneficiary and you will earn a Conquistador Trophy (see below for details) and will receive all regular event benefits as well as an event poster.

Event Poster.
A specially designed 18 x 24 poster commemorating the event. View the complete poster collection.   Turn in $200 or more in contributions and earn an event poster or purchase one from El Tour Perimeter Store.

Gift Certificates.
These are used to purchase good and services at any “Perimeter Gift Center .” Collect $350 and more in contributions and receive two certificates fro every $10. Certificate value = $1.00 each. For example, raise $500 in contributions and receive $100 in Gift Certificates. Contributions must be turned in by Friday, October 10, 2014.

Conquistador Trophy.
This distinctive award is a hand made metal bicycle sculpture designed by artist Toni Sodersten of Bisbee, Arizona.  Turn in $1,000 or more in contributions for the event beneficiary and earn a trophy!

Event Jersey.
This limited edition lightweight jersey is suitable for year-round cycling and features a design exclusively for Cochise Classic.
Visit El Tour Perimeter Store for details

The person who raises the most money is awarded the Treasure Chest with a bicycle, gifts and prizes valued over $1,500! To qualify, a minimum of $1,500 must be raised and turned in to Perimeter Bicycling by
Friday, October 10, 2014.



Or if you prefer:  Download a hardcopy of the application HERE     

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