General / Registration Questions
DCBR 2017 will be held on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 8 A.M. EDT.
Children must be 3 years or older to participate in DCBR. Children in the age group of 3-7 are FREE and must ride on a child bike seat, tagalong bike, tandem bike, in a bike trailer or in a bike cargo. Youth riders in the age group of 8-13 must be accompanied by an adult at a 1:1 ratio. DCBR does not require a 1:1 ratio for youth riders in the age group of 3-7. For the complete DCBR Youth Rider Policy, please click here.
In general, DCBR registrations are NOT refundable. They are transferable for a $10 transfer fee. See the above questions for more details. If you have a health related issue or a life threatening reason for cancellation, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes! Here’s how you do it. There is a $10 change fee. If you upgrade, you will be asked to pay the remaining balance. If you downgrade, you will still be subject to the $10 change fee, but you will not be refunded.
Packet Pickup Questions
No, all participants must pick up their Rider Identification Kit at Packet Pickup. If you cannot attend Packet Pickup to pickup your rider packet, you may designate a proxy to pick it up for you. Click here for our proxy policy.
Packet Pickup will be at the Wunder Garten at 1101 First Street NE, Washington DC 20002 on Friday May 12 from 3pm-7pm and Saturday May 13 from 10am-5pm.
Food and beverage options will be available for purchase. Click here to see the full food truck line-up.
Accommodation and Travel Questions
Absolutely! We have many fun positions available at the Friday and Saturday Packet Pick up, as well as at the Sunday Ride at the Start, Finish and out on the course! All volunteers receive a Ride Crew t-shirt, snacks and drinks, and community service hours. We’ve also got opportunities for nonprofit groups to earn a donation when they bring out a group to help. Please contact our volunteer coordinator, Karen Willard, if you have any more questions!