Stage 1


The Plan


Feel free to explore the current route information and planned daily schedules, along with facts and figures on the first 10 US states The USA 2020 Challenge will cover.

Do you know anyone, or are you in a position to help with such things as accommodation and food, raising the awareness of the challenge or maybe even putting us in touch with US state capital running clubs, in any of the Stage 1 states?

Statistics


13th March 2020 to 21st March 2020

Maine (ME) to Delaware (DE)

Stage 1 StatisticsTop Line Figures
Total Cycling Miles1100.20 miles
Total Run Miles262.00 miles
Total Marathons10
Total Miles Covered1362.20
Average Mileage per day151.35 miles
Total Number of States10
Total Elevation Gained54907.60ft (estimated and currently only for Cycling)

Individual State Information


Explore each individual state in more detail, find out details such as how long Ben will be in each state, along with ways in which you can help support Ben's time in each state.

Daily Schedule


13th March 2020 to 21st March 2020

Maine (ME) to Delaware (DE)

Day 1

13th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Augusta (Maine, ME) - A circular route starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Augusta (Maine, ME) to Woodsville (New Hampshire, NH)Cycle139.99 miles8279.90ft (estimated)
Total166.19 miles on Day 1

Day 2

14th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Woodsville (New Hampshire, NH) to Montpelier (Vermont, VT)Cycle39.10 miles2968.40ft (estimated)
Montpelier (Vermont, VT) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Montpelier (Vermont, VT) to Concord (New Hampshire, NH)Cycle112.77 miles7006.50ft (estimated)
Total178.07 miles on Day 2

Day 3

15th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Concord (New Hampshire, NH) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC
Concord (New Hampshire, NH) to Boston (Massachusetts, MA)Cycle72.46 miles2558.20ft (estimated)
Total98.66 miles on Day 3

Day 4

16th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Boston (Massachusetts, MA) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Boston (Massachusetts, MA) to Providence (Rhode Island, RI)Cycle51.74 miles2006.40ft (estimated)
Providence (Rhode Island, RI) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Total104.14 miles on Day 4

Day 5

17th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Providence (Rhode Island, RI) to Hartford (Connecticut, CT)Cycle82.69 miles3951.40ft (estimated)
Hartford (Connecticut, CT) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Hartford (Connecticut, CT) to Pittsfield (Massachusetts, MA)Cycle74.98 miles5254.10ft (estimated)
Total183.87 miles on Day 5

Day 6

18th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Pittsfield (Massachusetts, MA) to Albany (New York, NY)Cycle32.47 miles1654.70ft (estimated)
Albany (New York, NY) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Albany (New York, NY) to Middletown (New York, NY)Cycle105.83 miles4882.50ft (estimated)
Total164.50 miles on Day 6

Day 7

19th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Middletown (New York, NY) to Trenton (New Jersey, NJ)Cycle99.97 miles5013.30ft (estimated)
Trenton (New Jersey, NJ) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Trenton (New Jersey, NJ) to Pottstown (Pennsylvania, PA)Cycle55.12 miles1988.10ft (estimated)
Total181.29 miles on Day 7

Day 8

20th March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Pottstown (Pennsylvania, PA) to Harrisburg (Pennsylvania, PA)Cycle74.00 miles2324.70ft (estimated)
Harrisburg (Pennsylvania, PA) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Harrisburg (Pennsylvania, PA) to Newark (Delaware, DE)Cycle81.57 miles3163.90ft (estimated)
Total181.77 miles on Day 8

Day 9

21st March 2020

LocationsActivityDistanceElevation
Newark (Delaware, DE) to Dover (Delaware, DE)Cycle39.72 miles577.90ft (estimated)
Dover (Delaware, DE) - A circular loop starting and ending at City HallRun26.20 milesUnknown (TBC)
Dover (Delaware, DE) to Baltimore (Maryland, MD)Cycle95.38 miles3309.60ft (estimated)
Total161.30 miles on Day 9

Please note Stage 1 finishes at the border of Delaware and Maryland

As part of Day 9, a further 57.59 miles are completed taking us into Stage 2 and across to Baltimore in Maryland

Stage 2


Plan and Daily Schedule coming soon