ARE YOU QUALIFIED?
All SOLO racers must qualify to race RAAM. There are multiple ways of qualifying. Please click on the button below for more information.
NOTE: Racers competing in any of the Team categories are not required to qualify.
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To secure your spot on the RAAM roster you must register and pay at least the deposit listed below, although you can pay more. If you want to lock in the early registration fee you must pay in full at the time of initial registration. If you Register by December 1, you will lock in the standard entry fee. If you register after December 1 your entry fee will be charged the Late Registration fee. Registration will close May 1.
Once a deposit is made, the registration is considered in progress.
Early Registration: July 14th-August 21st.
*Must be paid in full at time of registration
Standard Registration: August 21st-November 30th.
Late Registration: December 1st-March 1st
The World's Toughest Bicycle Race
Start: Oceanside, California, at the Oceanside Pier
Finish: Annapolis, Maryland, at the City Dock
Distance: 3000 miles
Projected 2018 Race Start Dates
SOLO Start: Tuesday, June 12, 2018
TEAM Start: Saturday, June 16, 2018