Outer Banks Cycle Race

Outer Banks Cycle Race

Our Wheels are Turning!

2nd Annual 20K & 40K
Cycling Races


September 9th & 10th 2017




OUTER BANKS CYCLE RACE has it's own weekend this year! Open to all amateurs ages 16 and over.


20K (12.4miles)- Saturday - September 9th, 2017  
Race Start: 7:00 am

40K (24.8 miles) -  Sunday - September 10th, 2017
Race Start: 7:00 am

20K & 40K - Saturday and Sunday!

Open races for amateur cyclists from all US States ages 16 and up.

The course will start and finish at North End Park on Roanoke Island at 1788 North Highway 64/264 and travel through the village of Mann’s Harbor before returning.  New course maps will be available soon!

AWARDS!  Medals for all finishers.  Overall Awards for First Male and First Female of the 20K and the 40K.  Results will be available online following each event, and on the ItsYourRace mobile app.


  1. Age: 16 and up -(age calculated on day of event)
  2. Helmets required
  3. Saturday cyclist are required to have front and rear lights on their bike.
  4. Only standard road bicycles will be permitted.  Recumbent bikes or other types of bikes are not permitted. Aero bars are not allowed.
  5. Drafting permitted but not encouraged (only those participants with considerable experience in pace lining should consider drafting).
  6. Cyclists must stay to the right of the center line as segments of the route will be on roads that will continue to be used by the vehicular public.
  7. Please pass on the left only. Cyclists of varying ability will be passing each other going in opposite directions. Police and race marshals will be present to ensure best possible safety.
  8. Cycle Races are Self Supported

RACE ROUTE: The race route will cross a 2.7 mile bridge over the beautiful Albemarle Sound twice during the 20k race and four times during the 40k race.  Motor vehicles will not be permitted on the bridge for the duration of each race. However, it is still mandatory for cyclists to remain to the right of the center line to avoid cyclists approaching from the opposite direction.

COURSE MAP: Click here.

PACKET PICKUP: Pick up event shirt, race bib, helmet sticker, and bike sticker on FRIDAY at the OBSE Office-234 S. Lark Avenue, Nags Head, NC  27959.  

Race morning pickup is available.  


Friday 9/8/17   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm at the OBSE Office (2234 S. Lark Avenue, Nags Head, NC  27959) 
Saturday 9/9/17  and Sunday 9/10/17  6:00 am - 6:45 am at North End Park   

Timing Provided by

Precision Race