Labor Day Rides
Version No. 2
November 30, 2023
� 2023, Iron Butt Association, Chicago, Illinois
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ride celebrates Labor Day, the first Monday in Sepember.
In 1894 President Grover Cleveland made Labor Day an official holiday in
the United States, honoring workers and labor unions and to celebrate the social and economic achievements of American workers.
How do we celebrate Labor Day? With American flags, parades,
picnics and hot dogs.
will issue a unique certificate for this ride.
Read the rules
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
Fees: Normal fees apply
Spotwalla.com is required for this ride.
Photos are required to certify this ride. Each photo must include
motorcycle with parade in the background
--your motorcycle with a large American flag in the background (we're
talking about a BIG flag, not some little hand-held flag. There
is a lot of latitude here.)
--your motorcycle with a picnic in the backgound
--a selfie of you eating a hot dog with your motorcycle in the
*****Each photo must be at least 150 miles from the previous photo****
Day rides have many different levels of difficulty.
Day 1000 - Provide 2 of the required photos - 24 hours
Day 1000 SILVER - Provide all 4 required photos - 24 hours
Day 1000 Gold - Provide all 4 required photos AND a DBR from any city
named 'Union' or 'Cleveland' as
part of their name, for example, Union City or West
Cleveland or Union Gap
(etc) would all be acceptable. Also, a photo of your motorcycle in
front of a Union County Court House, obtaining a DBR from that city
where the court house is located is also acceptable.
Day 1500 - Provide all 4 required photos - 36 hours
Day BBG - Provide all 4 required photos - 24 hours
Your ride must start and finish any time on Labor Day
Weekend, Friday 12:01 - Tuesday 11:59 PM.
may start and end your ride anywhere you choose.
photo must be at least 150 miles apart.
You may take any route you like.
Your official time is determined by the starting
and ending receipts. PLEASE check these documents and make sure
the clock and date are correct!
Remember it is YOUR responsibility to prove you visited
all required stops.Spotwalla goes a
way towards this proof.
There is no additional merchandise for this ride.