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Divisions: A AA B BB C D

A nine mile ride where working as a team is the goal. The top male and female riders combine their times for ranking among companies. Registration is unlimited. (4 riders - 2 men, 2 women: 1 of which must be a Master's) Ride On!

Evaluation: Please take a moment and evaluate this past years event.

Combination Team

  • There is no maximum number of entries for this event.

  • Each team will be provided with up to a maximum of 20 timing chips.
  • Complete team time will be the combined times of the 1st and 4th qualifying rider after they cross the finish line.

  • Incomplete teams will be figured into the standings only after tallying the scores of complete teams.

  • Medals will be awarded by teams. A total of 4 medals will be given to qualifying teams.

  • All riders will be awarded Participation Points.

  • Teams will be sent off in one minute increments. In staging teams for sendoff at the start, please stage the competitive team members at the front.

  • Both Chipped and Non-chipped Bike Race is limited to Employees, Retirees, and Spouses of the Corporate Challenge. No Children are allowed to participate.

Roster Due: August 11


Complete team consists of 2 males and 2 females, with one member being a Master's (40 years or older as of Dec. 31 of current year). Verification of age will be required at check in.

Race Day:

August 20

Race will begin promptly at 7:00 a.m.

Early Packet



Corporate Challenge Office

2100 E Campbell Rd, Ste 100

(back side of the Municipal Court bldg at Jupiter & Campbell)


August 16 - 18
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Wednesday - Friday


**Coaches/Captains/Company Coordinators may pick up packets for their entire team provided that the individual has signed the roster. No signature - No packet - No exceptions! Please coordinate with your coach/captain/coordinator to see if they will handle the mass pick-up or not.


UTD Campus

  • Race Map
  • Please park in green area parking only in the parking lot located south of the Activity Center.
  • There will be no race day packet pick up.
  • No parking pass will be required.

This race will only be cancelled in the event of severe storms and/or lightning.
Rain Out Line (972) 744-4301 will be updated at 6:00 a.m. on the morning of race day.


There will be no scheduled practices.

Procedure :

Early Packet pick-up will be the only opportunity for packet pick up. There is no race day pick up. Please see dates for details.


See Identification Segment for acceptable forms of ID


Team ranking for points will be the combined times of the 1st and 4th qualifying rider after they cross the finish line. A complete team will consist of the best (2) men and best (2) women (one of the four must be a Master). These individuals must be designated on roster prior to Event. Masters are participants who are 40 years or older as of December 31 of the current year.

Medals will be awarded by teams.

Incomplete teams will be figured into the standings only after tallying the scores of complete teams.

Points :

A complete team (2 men, 2 women, one participant being a Master) will earn 30 participation points. Each additional rider will earn one point. Incomplete teams will earn one point for each participant.

Body :

There is no general governing body for the event:

  • Team Captain will choose and enter on roster a maximum of 20 riders who will be given a timing chip. The chip will be read electronically as the rider crosses the designated finish line, and their time will be recorded. All other riders will be given a bib and will not be timed.
  • Timing chips must be worn by the rider assigned to that chip on the roster. It is the responsibility of the rider to verify that the information on bib is correct prior to race start.
  • As each rider crosses the finish line he/she will be responsible to hand the lower portion tag that is on their bib to the volunteer, so a participation point can be awarded to the company.
  • Teams will be sent off in one minute increments. Staring sequence will be based on last years race times.
  • Individual times can be submitted on the roster. While these times are not mandatory they are recommended for proper start sequence.
  • Riders will not cut corners to deviate from designated course. Violators will be disqualified.
  • No outside aid is allowed, only riders entered in the event may render aid in the case of mechanical failure.
  • Water and first aid will be provided at the start and finish line, which is located on the UT Dallas campus.

All riders MUST wear a protective helmet to compete.

There is no uniform requirement, but it is recommended that each company wear their Corporate Challenge shirts.