Sea Gull Century Returns to Maryland for 2016

14 Sep, 2016

The Sea Gull Century on Saturday, October 8, 2016, a nationally acclaimed bicycling event, begins and ends on the campus of Salisbury University in Maryland. The ride tours the picturesque Eastern Shore of Maryland and offers three routes:

Assateague Century (100 miles)
Snow Hill Century (100 miles)
Princess Anne Metric (65 miles)

Ride Details

Information Table: Located in Maggs Center main lobby Friday, 3-8 p.m., and Saturday,
6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Last year, the ride was cancelled by Hurricane Joaquin.

Start and Finish Information:

  • Located on the east side of campus near the corner of Bateman and Wayne streets.

  • “Show-and-Go” start, no need to check-in

  • Start between 7-9 a.m.

  • Return by 6 p.m. when route services end.

  • After 5 p.m., please dismount and walk your bike through the tunnel to main campus.

Safety Rules and Guidelines: Obey all traffic laws, including Maryland bicycle laws and Sea Gull Century rules. Helmets are required. More comprehensive safety guidelines are provided in the registration packet.

First Aid/Emergency Needs: Available in mobile units along the route and at rest stops. Please carry your cellular phone in a waterproof cover.

Bike Techs: Stationed at each rest stop for ride support. Please tune bike prior to ride!

Rest Stop Hours
Assateague Century Ride:
Byrd Park 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Newark Park 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Assateague Island 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Powellville VFW 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Snow Hill Century Ride:
Washington High School 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Cypress Park 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Byrd Park 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Furnace Town 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Princess Anne Metric Ride:
Washington High School 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Furnace Town 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


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