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Midwest Tandem Rally 2014
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Labor Day Weekend
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Event Schedule

Friday, August 29th

Registration/Packet Pickup     2:00-9:00pm               Jefferson B & C

Vendor Displays                     3:00-9:00pm               Anthony Wayne Ballroom A

Bike Storage                          2:00-9:00pm               Anthony Wayne Ballroom B

 “Rally ‘Round the Fort” Ride On your own

Informal Rider Gathering        7:00-9:00pm               Hilton Lobby (A good time for teams to “meet & greet” each other off the bikes)


Saturday, August 30th

Registration/Packet Pickup     7:00-9:00am               Jefferson B & C

Bike Storage                          7:00-9:00am

                                              2:00-6:00pm              Anthony Wayne Ballroom B

Ride Announcements              8:45am (Staging area: LFG lot, Harrison & Breckenridge, 2 blocks south of Grand Wayne Center)

Mass Start                             9:00am

Ossian SAG                           9:30-Noon                 Archbold-Wilson Park

Hoagland SAG                      10:00am-3:00pm         Hoagland Park

Hoagland LUNCH                 10:30am-1:30pm        Hoagland Park

Vendor Displays                     3:00-9:00pm               Anthony Wayne Ballroom A

MTR Jersey & T-shirt Swap   4:00-4:30pm               Jefferson C

Seminars &Workshops  (Descriptions are included in the Seminar & Workshop Section)

4:30-6:00pm                           Guided Tour of the Genealogy Department of the Allen County Public Library

4:30-5:30pm                           The Bike, the Gear and the Scenery

4:30-5:30pm                           Explore Fort Wayne Trails

6:00-7:00pm                           Tandem Bicycling with Three Generations

7:30-8:30pm                           Proper Bike Fit

7:30-8:30pm                           Maintenance & Tuning

Sunday, August 31st

Registration/Packet Pickup      7:30-8:30am                Jefferson B & C

Bike Storage                           7:00-9:00am   

                                               2:00-5:00pm               Anthony Wayne Ballroom B

Ride Announcements               8:45am (Staging area: LFG lot, Harrison & Breckenridge, 2 blocks south of Grand Wayne Center)

Mass Start                               9:00am

Remote Short Route Start        9:30am                       Arcola Elementary School

Arcola SAG                            9:30am-3:00pm          Arcola Elementary School

Columbia City SAG                10:00am-2:00pm         Morsches Park

LUNCH                                 10:30am-1:30pm         Morsches Park

Vendor Displays                      2:00-5:00pm               Anthony Wayne Ballroom A

Rally Debriefing                       3:00-4:00pm               Jefferson C

Social Time                              5:00-6:30pm               Prefunction Area

Banquet Dinner                        6:30pm                       Convention Hall A
 Tour of Italy Buffet

  • Italian Salad
  • Tomato Mozzarella Salad
  • Fettuccini Pasta with Three Sauces: Alfredo, Marinara with Italian Sausage, and Pesto Cream with Chicken
  • Ratatouille
  • Buttery Breaksticks
  • Tiramisu Torte & Cheesecake with Strawberry Sauce
  • Freshly Roasted and Brewed Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee, Iced Tea and Iced Water 

Program & Entertainment        7:15-8:30pm               Convention Hall A


Monday, September 1st

Bike Storage                           7:00-9:30am               Anthony Wayne Ballroom B  (All bikes must be removed by 9:30am)

Breakfast Ride                        On Your Own


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