Oryx Challenge Bike Tour

Join USO El Paso in the 4th Annual Oryx Challenge Bike Tour to support our troops. Register today!

Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014
Location (start point): Freedom Crossing - Area East of the Grand Theater
1611 Haan Rd
Ft. Bliss, TX 79906

Registration Fees & Dates

Early Online Registration - through August 15

Registered participants will receive a t-shirt.

  • General Public and non-active duty - $35
  • Active Duty Military - $15
  • Warrior Transition Battalion Troops – FREE

**Select T-shirt size when registering. Available sizes: Men's S, M, L, XL, XXL.

Late Online Registration A - August 16-30

Registered participants will receive a t-shirt.

  • General Public and non-active duty - $45
  • Active Duty Military - $15
  • Warrior Transition Battalion Troops – FREE

**Select T-shirt size when registering. Available sizes: Men's S, M, L, XL, XXL.

Late Online Registration B - August 31-September 5

Registered participants will not receive a t-shirt.

  • General Public and non-active duty - $45
  • Active Duty Military - $15
  • Warrior Transition Battalion Troops – FREE

** Event t-shirts will available for $10.00 at packet pick-up or the day of the event.

Registration at Packet Pick-up Sites - September 10-12

Registered participants will not receive a t-shirt.

  • General Public and non-active duty - $45
  • Active Duty Military - $15
  • Warrior Transition Battalion Troops – FREE

** Event t-shirts will available for $10.00 at packet pick-up or the day of the event.

**Riders under 18 must have a signed, parental consent form.
**Riders under 12 must be accompanied by an Adult Ride Participant.

Register today!

For more information, please call 915-744-3480.

Packet Pick-up Dates

Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Time: 4–8 p.m.
Location: The Bicycle Company - 3800 North Mesa Ste. D5 (near UTEP)
Information: 915-544-2453

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 4–8 p.m.
Location: Crazy Cat Cyclery - 6625 Montana (near Airway)
Information: 915-772-9666

Date: Friday, September 12, 2014
Time: 4-8 p.m.
Location: Atom Cyclist – 1886 Joe Battle Blvd. Ste. 205
Information: 915-225-0011

**On the day the ride please be on site 1 hour before your ride start time.

Event Site Information and Directions

Rides start and finish at the Freedom Crossing located at 1611 Haan Rd. Our START/FINISH site will be east of the Grand Theater. Participants are asked to enter Fort Bliss via the Cassidy Gate located off of US-54 North EXIT Cassidy Rd. Once through the gate head straight on Cassidy Rd. to Marshall Rd. TURN LEFT on Marshall Rd. You will approach signage which will guide you to Freedom Crossing. Parking will be available in surrounding parking lots.

Ride Start Times

  • 100K Bike Ride: 8 a.m.
  • 30K Bike Ride: 10 a.m.

100K Course

The ride starts at Freedom Crossing and heads east through Ft. Bliss to Montana Ave. and continues east past Hueco Tanks before returning to Ft. Bliss and Freedom Crossing.

30K Course

Starts at Freedom Crossing and takes cyclists east through Fort Bliss and back to Freedom Crossing.

Finish Line Events

  • Complimentary food & beverage for participants!
  • Booths, music, fun & MORE!
  • Best goody bags this side of the Rio Grande for registered participants!
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