Registration is open NOW!
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. Your participation helps support vital programs in Southeast Arizona that sustain and involve people with developmental challenges in the expansion of our community to enable meeting the needs of all citizens.
Our 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!
- SELF PACKET PICK UP! You are 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 or event.
- 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
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- El Tour Perimeter Store & the 2015 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
||||Rules help keep the “playing field” even – know the rules!
YOU MUST FAMILIARIZE YOURSELF WITH ALL EVENT RULES.: CLICK TO READ
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 CyclistsCLICK TO READ
- 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.CLICK TO READ
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.
To be eligible for awards and prizes, all contributions must be received by Perimeter Bicycling by Friday, October 9, 2015.
LEVEL 5: EARN A CONQUISTADOR!
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.
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.
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 9, 2015.
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!
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
WIN THE TREASURE CHEST!
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 $3,000 must be raised and turned in to Perimeter Bicycling by
Friday, October 9, 2015.
More Important Links:
- Event Rules
- Platinum designation
- Route map & cue sheets
- Expo/packet pick up
- Start lines and times
- The Tour’s Dedication Recipient
- … and more!
Still have questions?
Write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Call (520) 745-2033