The City of Maupin & the Maupin Area Chamber Endowment (MACE) Deschutes River Athletic Complex (DRAC) are speeding toward completing an amazing world class Track & Field Athletic Complex and event center showcasing the wild and scenic lower Deschutes River at the crossroads of Central and Eastern Oregon and the Columbia River Gorge. The community of Maupin has already raised more than $250,000 for the Deschutes River Athletic Complex. The total Fundraising Campaign goal is to raise the final $1,000,000 to be competition ready in 2022.
Maupin Ride the Rapids is a cycling event that demonstrates concept of activating community for community.
Let’s Ride the Rapids and make it happen!
DATE: OCTOBER 9th, 2021
61 miles (Metric Century Ride) Route Map
39 miles Route Map
WHERE: Maupin, OR
To raise funds for MACE to build a world class Athletic Complex in Maupin, Oregon.
The goals of this cycling event are to enhance community facilities, increase community spirit, and economic development while attracting world class athletes / cyclists, while also being ready the for Oregon 2022 World Track & Field Championships in Maupin, OR, and future cycling events.
$150 of the $200 registration fee will go directly to MACE to build this state of the art facility.
Yes, the ride will be supported with food, water and electrolytes. Mechanics will be stationed at rest stops and also mobile along the routes.
Yes, plan ahead of time to stay overnight in Maupin, The Dalles or bring your RV or Tent to stay at the Wasco County Fairgrounds.
Yes, there will be fully supported rest stops with food, water, electrolytes and coffee. At the finish line, there will be a hot meal waiting for all participants. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options will be available.
We have multiple ways to support the project. Visit www.maupindrac.org to donate directly, donate stock, donate through Benevity (Nike and Intel Employees) or contact us directly to learn more.