Whether you are a first-time participant or a veteran of the Tour, you will most likely have a number of questions. The 2017 Rider Manual is your source to a safe, rewarding and fun experience this June.

The Rider Manual will be issued in three volumes so be sure to tune into each edition. Manuals are sent to all accepted participants as an electronic PDF, but may also be viewed by clicking the icon below.

The manual includes important information regarding:

  • Cancellations
  • Transportation
  • Bicycle shipping & receiving
  • Lodging accommodations & camping
  • Weeklong parking
  • RV's
  • Support services
  • Safety tips & riding rules
  • Meals
  • Equipment & conditioning
  • What to pack
  • $10 off coupon for a bicycle tune-up at our partnering bike shops
  • And more

This Manual includes important information regarding:

  • What to pack
  • Nutrition tips
  • Equipment
  • Collaborative partners
  • Sustainability programs
  • Green Jersey awards
  • Pre-Tour Sale
  • Bike Rental
  • Yoga for Endurance Athletes
  • $10 off coupon for a bicycle tune-up with our partnering bike shops
  • And more