I can't make it to the start, how can I spot you on the route?
I am going to try to regularly tweet our position. Also you can email me and I will give you my cell phone number.
Where can I get water or food?
There are a few parks we'll pass through where you can get free water and several times we'll pass other places to buy such things.
Known Water Points:
Along the CCT at mile 13.4.
Jessup Blair Park at mile 22
Bladensburg Park at mile 29
N. Englewood Park at mile 32.8
Which part is the easiest?
Definitely the first 10 miles. In general, it gets harder as you go.
What should I bring?
Money and a Metro card - Metro is your sag wagon
Usual bike repair items (tools, tubes, air etc...)
Food - or you could buy this on the way
Bike lock - you'll want to lock it up at National Harbor in Alexandria
Helmet, gloves, etc...as desired
Sunscreen and lip balm
ID - and some In case of emergency information
Why are we doing this?
The Mayan Calendar