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New England 1000

Version No. 1.0
Date last revised: April 27, 2019

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The New England 1000 is a motorcycle ride within the New England Region of the USA.  You must ride your motorcycle at least 1,000 miles in less than 24 hours, entirely within the New England Region.

Read the rules for the iconic SaddleSore 1000 on the Iron Butt Association website.  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 date/time/location is worthless.  Check and re-check.

New England Region
For purposes of this ride, the New England Region consists of the six USA states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Fee:  see fee page


The ride's distance must be at least 1,000 miles.

The ride must be completed in less than 24 hours.

You must obtain a DBR from each of the six states in the New England Region, and at least every 350 miles.  Each receipt must indicate the city, state, date, and time.  Check your receipts.

Your ride must not leave the New England Region, except for safety reasons, and if you leave, you must re-enter the New England Region at the same point where you left it. 


You may start your ride at any city within the New England Region.  You may end your ride at any city within the New England Region.

You may take any route you like, and you may visit the six states in any order - but remember you must not leave the New England Region.

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

Remember -- it is YOUR responsibility to prove you rode entirely within the New England Region and visited all six required states.  Spotwalla goes a long way towards this proof.


There is no additional merchandise for this ride.