North America Sunrise To Sunset
Version No. 2.0
revised: January 5, 2017
© 2017, Iron Butt Association, Chicago, Illinois
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North America Sunrise To Sunset Challenge
motorcycle ride between
the easternmost and westernmost cities
in North America that are accessible by public road.
The two specific cities are Cape Spear, Newfoundland, Canada, and
Anchor Point, Alaska, USA. There
is a time limit for
completion of the ride, and the ride may be taken in either direction.
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.
Remittance Fee: $85.
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 North America Sunrise To Sunset
Challenge ride in less
than 10 days.
You must obtain a Dated Business
Receipt (DBR) at the start
and end of your ride, as
well as along the route every 350 miles or less.
You make take any route you wish.
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 merchandise for this ride. However, you
may qualify for additional certificate awards during this ride. Go
here for more information.