Date/time: Thursday, May 18 (Day 5 of the New England Series), 6:00AM EDT.
Early start: Yes, for 50K, marathon, and half marathon only; 5:00AM EDT.
Location: Blackstone Bikeway & Visitor’s Center, I-295, Lincoln, RI
GPS coordinates: N 41.93974 W 71.44457
Drive time from Florence, MA: 1:48, 97 miles
Packet pickup: Race day registration and packet pickup are available beginning one hour before race time, at the start line.
Course description: Scenic, paved bike path; slight downhill going out. Out and back (1.64 miles total)
Number of laps: 16 for marathon, 8 for half-marathon (subject to change)
Hampton Inn Coventry-Warwick, 850 Centre of New England Blvd, Coventry RI; 855-271-3622
La Quinta Inn & Suites Coventry, 4 Universal Blvd, Coventry RI; 401-821-3322
Other accommodations may be found by Googling.