Ohio Woods Riders
Ohio United States
May 27, 2023. 9AM keytime.
GUIDED TRAIL RIDE AT 8AM. POST-SIGN UP FRIDAY PM, SAT 7-8. NO FOOD WITH POST SIGN UP. TRAIL RIDE $75
The Little Foot 200 Rally-Enduro, an AMA Sanctioned event, is a time-keeping, open-course Enduro event. This is a motorcycle riding event requiring the use of a paper route-chart, GPS track navigation, and time-keeping skills. The bikes shall be street-legal in Ohio. Riders will start and end in Chandlersville, Ohio. This event may be over 200 miles long. Some off-road riding may be in the dark.
This event is not a maximum speed event.
Winning will be a combination of the rider’s navigation, riding skills, and time-keeping ability. Equipment reliability is paramount. All participants must be able to navigate backcountry single track, ATV trails, 4X4 roads, county roads and state highways without navigation errors or break downs. This ENDURO has been designed so a participant will never exceed legal speed limits posted on the roads.
Again, this is not a maximum speed event.
This is not a closed course event.
All riders must obey state traffic code/laws and land use regulations.
This event is about personal and bike preparation, machine reliability, self-sufficiency, planning, navigation and camaraderie. All riders are encouraged to offer assistance to fellow participants as needed.
This event is open to 150cc to 650cc street legal and license plated Enduro motorcycles only.
Please make sure that you are comfortable with your off-road riding skills, the use of a route-chart, a GPS navigation device, and time-keeping essentials. This event is for intermediate and advanced riders. Remember, once you advance to “B” or higher, you can’t go back.
Arrows and course markers shall NOT be the main method of course navigation.
A GPS track file and paper route card shall be the main navigation devices for this event.
Details (subject to change):
-Approx. 200 Mile Timekeeping Enduro, with speed changes, and navigation.
-There will be single-track, double-track, gravel, paved roads, etc. Expect up to a 12 hour day on the bike.
-You must have a plated Enduro bike with a 50 mile range, and no bigger than 650cc. NO ADVENTURE BIKES.
-A route card shall be provided with reset times and locations, and key mileages for knowns.
-Scoring will be done as an AMA timekeeper enduro event.
-Service, gas, and food stop areas shall be mapped and designated with time schedules.
-Enduro arrows WILL NOT BE a primary marker. This will be a GPS navigation event. There may be arrows in some areas. Blue ribbons will be on the course to help you confirm directions.
-All riders are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to sign up with a fellow rider that should be a friend or riding buddy.
-You and your buddy will be responsible for each other’s well-being. There are no sweep riders on this event. You will have the phone number for a SAG bail-out truck, and local L.E.O. in your registration packet.
-GPS files will be sent to all registered riders by Thursday May 25th.
-There is NO cell service at the start area.
-At least one trail section will be run at the end of the day in the dark. Proper lights are required.
-Tech Inspection will look for working lights, full knobby tires, exhaust below 98db, a roll chart holder, a primary GPS, and a license plate. All other legalities are the responsibility of the rider. It is HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to bring a spare GPS (or old smartphone with a GPS app).
-You must be an AMA member to ride. You will sign multiple release forms at check-in. All trails are private property, and you will have special permission for THIS EVENT ONLY. DO NOT RETURN LATER AND “TRAIL RIDE”, YOU WILL BE PROSECUTED FOR TRESPASSING. DO NOT ENTER THIS EVENT WITHOUT PROPER INSURANCE. You will pass through some State of Ohio property.
-hearty Post-ride BBQ and chicken dinner will be provided with entry at the finish. Camping encouraged.
A gas/support map will be provided for support crews. The SAG truck will be able to haul around 25 fuel cans and food bags for those without a support crew. The event SAG wagon cannot be at every gas available, but will be at the mid-day lunch reset/ GAS stop. If you are riding without a support crew, you should fuel-up at the gas available locations. BRING MONEY WITH YOU TO BUY GAS. We will give you ample resets at the gas availables to fuel your bikes.
Classes will be: AA, A, and B. Experienced Enduro Riders only please. AA class shall be 100% payback PLUS. This is not a “points paying event” for any series.
If you are interested, and have more questions, call 614-204-1438 (no calls after 10pm please)
All sign-up will be by LiveLaps. NO on-site sign-up. On-line sign-up will open April 27th on LiveLaps SIGN-UP AT LIVELAPS.COM. Go to OHIO WOODS RIDERS icon.
AA, A, and B classes: $100.00. Includes bike number, route card sheets, scoring fees, GPS track for event, and dinner after the event. Final scores will not be finished until Sunday May 28th. You can CAMP starting Friday night. NO HOOK UPS. Primitive only.
Riders $100 entry includes post-ride dinner. $20 guest dinner for support crew.