All riders must follow these 10 rules in order to be granted a valid finishing time:

  1. To ride from the designated start line to the designated finish line via the control points specified in the Manifesto
  2. All food, drinks, and equipment must be carried . No 3rd party support, private lodgings, or resupply,
  3. No drafting allowed (except between teammates),
  4. All forward travel overland must be human-powered,
  5. The following ferry services are permitted: direct river crossings,
  6.  All riders must maintain evidence of their ride,
  7. 2+ days of inactivity without report to the Race Director will be deemed a scratch.
  8. Travel insurance, cycle helmets, and lights are mandatory.
  9.  Riders must know and observe all local traffic laws.
  10.  Ride in the spirit of self-reliance and equal opportunity

Important notice: Ethics are not a rally rule, but an inherent value of Panache.