Circumnavigation of North America
Version No. 2.0
revised: January 3, 2017
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Circumnavigation of North America Insanity
motorcycle ride that
forms a loop connecting designated cities
located at extreme corners of North America.
The specific cities are:
is a time limit for
completion of the ride.
Bay, Alaska, USA
Bay, Labrador, Canada
Diego, California, USA
SaddleSore 1000, is described on the Iron Butt
Association website. The rules for that ride are similar, and valuable
relevant information is provided there.
Documentation: See here.
Verification Fee: $125
DBR - Dated Business
A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time
LOCATION on it. Check it - do not assume it is correct. A
receipt with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless. Check
You must complete the Circumnavigation of North America Insanity
ride in less
than 25 days.
You may start at any of the specific cities listed above.
You may ride the loop in a clockwise or counter-clockwise direction.
You must proceed around the loop from one city to the next, and you
must complete the loop by finishing at
your starting city. You may
choose any route that meets these requirements.
You may qualify for additional IBA Certifications during this ride. Go here for information about nesting rides.
You must obtain a Dated Business
Receipt (DBR) at the start
and end of your ride, and at each specified city, as
well as along your route every 350 miles or less.
Your official ride duration is determined from the starting
and ending DBRs. PLEASE check these documents and make sure
the time and date are correct!
recommended but not
you cannot get a DBR, you must take a
picture, including your motorcycle, to PROVE you were in each
location. Remember it is YOUR responsibility to prove your
starting point, route, and ending point. Spotwalla goes a long
way towards this proof.
There is no additional mechandise for this ride.