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Lap of Tennessee

Version No. 1.1
Date last revised: April 1, 2021

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The Lap of Tennessee is roughly 1,000 miles.  You must ride your motorcycle to the required cities AND ride a total of at least 1,000 miles.

Read the rules for the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Ironbutt Association site.  The rules for this ride are similar and you will get valuable background information.

Documentation:  See here.


DBR - Dated Business Receipt

A DBR is a machine generated receipt with the date, time and LOCATION on it.  Check it - do not assume it is correct.  A receipt with an incorrect time/date/location is worthless.  Check and re-check.

Fees:  See fee page


The ride must be completed in less than 24 hours.

You may start anywhere in the state.  You may finish anywhere in he state - you DO NOT have to finish in the same city in which you started.

You may not leave Tennessee - except for safety reasons and if you leave you MUST re-enter Tennessee at the same point  you left it. 


You must visit each of the listed jurisdictions. You must obtain a DBR in the each of those cities.  The receipt MUST indicate the city, date and time.  Check your receipts.

Mountain City

You may obtain the receipts in any order. 

You may take any route you like - but remember you may not leave Tennessee.

Your official time is determined by the starting and ending receipts.  PLEASE check these documents and make sure the clock and date are correct! is strongly recommended but not required. 

Remember it is YOUR responsibility to prove you visited all  required stops.   Spotwalla goes a long way towards this proof.


There is no additional merchandise for this ride.