The 2013 Tour de Franklin will be on Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 9:00am. Registration begins at 8:00am. Beautiful time of year to explore the mountains. 6 Gap is on Sunday, September 29th and what better way to warm up. This year you will have 3 routes to choose from: 24, 25 and 66 mile route. Proceeds from Tour de Franklin benefit Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and Ride 2 Recovery. Tour de Franklin is in memory of Sean McCormick who lost his battle with Leukemia in January 2013 and in honor of Charles Council (my dad) who is currently battling MDS - Myelodysplastic, also a blood cancer. Cost of ride is $35.00 until 9/14/13 and $45.00 thereafter. You can register at www.active.com or I can email you a registration form. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 828-369-2881 Also, check out Tour de Franklin on Facebook for exciting details of what to expect at this years Tour de Franklin.