Veterans Program - Race The Train!

This is a Veterans Bike Ride Program. Veterans have the opportunity to ride the marquee event from Durango to Silverton or Purgatory at a discounted price. The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic is honored to provide the following benefits to all veterans and active duty personnel.

This following applies for the McDonalds Citizen’s Tour, Coca Cola Road Race, Purgatory Quarter Horse, and King and Queen of the Mountain registrations. Veterans: $30 off one of the above events.

Event Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019

Please email Melanie Russek at to get your code to register.

This offer is only extended to online registrations prior to the event. If you do not have the code prior to registering, we will not be able to retroactively refund you the $30. If road race categories are sold out you will have to register for either the Tour or Quarter Horse instead.

Thank you for your service.

Iron Horse Bicycle Classic Veterans Celebration Registration

Ride on the train that races the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic’s Citizens Bicycle Race from Durango to Silverton. Enjoy lunch at the race finish, and be our special guest at a Memorial Day themed Ceremony in Silverton’s Memorial Park.

Presented by The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, BP, and organized by the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic, this day of fun, celebration, and comradery is FREE to Active Duty Military, Veterans, and Military-affiliated Gold and Blue Star parents / spouses / family members / friends.

Event Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019

Please check back in January for Veterans Train Registration.