Wilderness 101

Start line address: Coburn, PA16832

Presented by Shenandoah Mountain Touring, LLC

Race Description:   
    
A 101 mile backcounty mountain bike race in the Bald Eagle and Rothrock State Forests of PA. The course consists of singletrack, doubletrack, and fireroads with a bit of pavement. Course Map

Race Info:  
--No Refunds-- 

Transfer to another person $30 - prior to June 1st
Transfer to another person $50 - from June 1st to July 1st
NO Transfers after July 1st
Have picture ID/License at Rider Check in

We do not carryover entries to another year


    Entry fee includes post race meal with beverages, 2 nights camping at the Coburn Park, fully stocked aid stations 20 miles apart along the course. Cash toTop 5 Men and Women Overall. Awards to top finishers in respective classes. Classes for this event will be: Men and Womens Open, Singlespeed, Masters (50+), Tandem, and Clydesdale. Competitor technical t-shirt and participant pint glass. Field limit - don't delay!

    Coburn Park hosts registration, race start/finish, post race meal and awards. For local info on State College riding check out the experts in the area at The Bicycle Shop and Freezethaw Cycles .

    We have a drop system organized where you can arrange to have supplies (lights, gear, food, etc.) left at the aid stations. They must be labeled well and are to be dropped off Friday evening from 5 to 11:00 PM. They cannot be picked up again until Saturday evening. If you are unable to pick up your supplies we can mail them back to you for $25.

    You are allowed two - 1 gallon ziplocks bags to be used as drop bags that we will provide. That includes your lights!!!! If the ziplock cannot seal closed we will not send it onto the aid stations. No camelbak drops allowed unless it fits in one closed gallon ziplock bag. Your bags will be numbered by event staff. We are not responsible for any lost, stolen or missing drop bags.

    There is 1 mini water station and 4 full service aid stations complete with food, beverages, and support. The aid stations are what makes this race so much fun. When stopping at a station please do not drop your bike in the road, either keep it between your legs or walk it to the side of the road and place it clear from harms way.

Have friends/family that aren't racing but want to come and help support! Well have them sign up for some of our great volunteer posistions. We do request if none racers are coming to this event they volunteer a little time to the event. Volunteers are a great aspect to this event as well as all of our other events, so please help out. 
 

Cash Payout Breakdown:
Top 5 Men Overall: 1st - $400, 2nd - $300, 3rd - $250, 4th - $200, 5th - $150
Top 5 Women Overall: 
1st - $400, 2nd - $300, 3rd - $250, 4th - $200, 5th - $150

*Prizes will be awarded to all other categories atleast 5 deep...
!!!VOLUNTEERS CLICK HERE!!!
 

Aid Station Info:

Station #1:
 19 miles in - 81 to go - Water or Gatorade only - quick style is to take a bottle and drop a bottle or stop and fill bladder

Station #2: 40 miles in - 60 to go - Hammer Gel - Peanut Butter and Jelly - Water and Sports Drink- Snack foods: Pringles, trail mix, granola bars, Fig bars, gummy bears, and some fruit

Station #3: 60 miles in - 40 to go - Cold Coke - Peanut Butter and Jelly - Water and Sports Drink - Snack foods: Swedish Fish, Fig Bars, and some fruit

Station #4: 74 miles in - 26 to go-  Hammer Gel – Cold Coke Peanut Butter and Jelly - Water and Sports Drink - Snack foods: trail mix, granola bars, Fig bars, gummy bears, bananas and apples o Axe murderer lube - for your hair or chain!

Station #5: 89 miles in - 12 to go!!!! - Peanut Butter and Jelly - Water and Gatorade - Snack foods: Fig bars, and some fruit. - Lights on by 6:00 PM - Racer cut-off time will be announced at the start. It will likely be 7:30pm.

Big Elk Off-Road XC MTB Race

Registration Page: https://www.bikereg.com/big-elk-offroad

Start line address: 483 Gallaher Road, Elkton, MD21921

Presented by Circus Bear Productions

Big Elk is part of the Mid Atlantic Super Series (MASS) Cross Country and Endurance Series. Visit http://masuperseries.com/ for more information on the series.

  • Pro/Cat 1 Women and Elite Women 40+ will race together for the same cash payout but will be scored separately for the individual MASS competition.
  • Pro/Cat 1 Men and Elite Master Men 40+ will race together for the same cash payout but will be scored separately for the individual MASS competition.
  • USAC License not required

Thanks for your interest in the inaugural Big Elk Off-Road XC MTB Race at Fair Hill! We've been excited to plan a race at Fair Hill for some time, and now we have the opportunity. The event will be held on the Gallaher Road event grounds, behind Big Elk Chapel, and will include 8 miles of Fair Hill's finest singletrack in the vicinity. We hope you'll join us for a fun day on trails at one of the Mid-Atlantic's most unique riding destinations!

Boone Gran Fondo, GFNCS National Championship Series

Registration Page HERE

Start line address: 164 South Depot Street, Boone, NC30525

Presented by Gran Fondo National Championship Series, LLC

Maps

– Event Details / Parking / Accommodations – 


Event is open to riders of all ability levels from Beginner to Elite

The Gran Fondo National Championship Series offers not only the
hardest road racing series in the nation, but also the most fun!
Come Challenge Yourself

Ride with your friends, Race with your friends

3 Distances to choose from:
Gran Route (100 mi), Medio Route (55 mi), Piccolo Route (20 mi)
4 Timed Sections in the Gran Route – Best Combined Time Wins
Custom “Race Winner” jerseys for all Gran Route age group winners
Cash Purse and Prizes for Gran Route winners
Awards and Prizes for Medio and Piccolo winners
No racing license required

Fully stocked aid stations and SAG support to keep you going
Post Race Food & Beverage for a fun recovery

Guts Gravel Glory

Race date:  Sunday Aug 7, 2016
Start:  10 a.m..
                    
Equipment:  A cyclocross or mountain bike would be best suited for this course.

Entry Fee and Registration:
What's included in your fee: Race, event pint glass (Be one of the first 100 to register to guarantee a pint glass).
A and B race 50 Miles:  $55
C race 19 miles: $45
Junior race: $35

Where:  Pocahontas State Park (just south of Richmond, VA)    10301 State Park Road Chesterfield, VA 23832  (this address is to the main enterance of the park.  At this point you will turn into the Bright Hope Equestrian Park on the south side of Beach)

            We will be racing again on the Bright Hope Equestrian side of Pocahontas.  This allows for easy parking and set up right on the course... no more hiking a mile plus to the course!  There is pleanty of room through transition for team tents and your personal support.  You will pass the transition every 10k.

Course is unchanged from 2015:   2016 Course Map

A, B and Womens Open Race
            The 50 mile event this will be run true CX style.  For the 50 mile race, the race is over once the race winner is finished (all racers will complete their current lap).  Therefore, if you stay on the lead lap you will ride 50.  If you are lapped twice, you will be finished at about 38 miles. A countdown lap counter, that will be adjusted with the race leader, will be at the start/finish to help you know where you stand.  All racer will be credited with finishing the race even if they finish one lap or all 8.  We will post number of laps (miles) and finishing time.  The short race will be 3 laps for all entered.

C Race
           This division will be a 3 lap race (approx 19 miles). This will bring you through transtion at 10k and 20k prior to your finish at 

Aid Station: 
           
Located near the completion of each lap, we will have a water station set up.  This will be a place where water can be refilled and bottle hand-ups will be allowed (bring a friend or teammate to hand you your stuff).  We will not have volunteers there to give handups, so you should bring support if you will need assistance with water refills.

Course map/profile: Guts, Gravel and Glory

Women's Morning Ride

Women's Morning Ride

Want to meet other women cyclists in the area? Looking for a group to ride with? Look no further, we have a bike ride just for you!

Montgomery Hall Park Race Series #3

Registration Page: https://www.bikereg.com/montgomery-hall0

Start line address: 1000 Montgomery Ave, Staunton, VA24401

Presented by Black Dog Bikes Racing

Sunday August 27th

The race will cover multiple laps of a 6 mile circuit including all three trails in Montgomery Hall Park. Each lap will also include a bit of open space to give a few more passing opportunities. The trails in MHP are fast, flowy, twisty singletrack. Expert class will race three laps, sport two, and beginner one lap.

We will run the start in a mass start in waves between categories.

AWARDS

Top three is every category will win Cash. Amount depends on field size. Larger field will net a larger cash prize.

Minimum Cash payout for 1st $12, 2nd $8, 3rd $5 over three people in your class and 1st place nets $3 per person in class, 2nd $2 per person in class, 3rd $1 per person in Class!

AWARDS PARTY

Following the race there will be an awards ceremony / party at the finish line

Shenandoah Mountain 100

Start line address: Stokesville, VA22843

Presented by Shenandoah Mountain Touring, LLC

 

Race Description: 
    
Shenandoah Mountain 100 - 100 mile backcountry mountain bike race in Virginia's George Washington National Forest. The course will consist of singletrack, double track, and fire roads with a bit of pavement. Check out this COURSE MAP

Race Info: 
Price increase(s) March 5th to $170 - April 16th to $190 - June 18th to $210

Tranfer to another person $30 - prior to July 1st
Transfer to another person $50 - from July 1st to Aug 15th
NO Transfers after Aug 15th
Picture ID/License is required at rider check in

*We do not carryover entries to another year*
    
    The Shenandoah Mountain 100 is the best valued event on NUE circuit. Your entry fee includes pre and post race meal's with beverages, 3 nights camping, fully stocked aid stations 20 miles apart along the course. Full use of campground facilities: bathrooms, showers, swimming hole. Cash to Top 5 Men and Women Overall. Class categories: Men and Women Open, Singlespeed, Masters(50+), Tandem, and Clydesdale. All competitors will receive a technical t-shirt and participant pint glass.

    Tent/Car camping at Stokesville Campground is included with entry for event weekend only. Friday to Monday. Limited Premium RV spots are available by advance reservation on this site for an additional $150. Stokesville Campground is the central location for Registration, Start/Finish, meals and awards. 

    We have a drop system organized where you can arrange to have supplies (lights, gear, food, etc.) left at the aid stations. You are allowed two - 1 gallon ziplocks bags to be used as drop bags that we will provide. That includes your lights!!!! If the ziplock cannot seal closed we will not send it onto the aid stations. No camelbak drops allowed unless it fits in one closed gallon ziplock bag.  They must be labeled with race number and are to be dropped off Saturday evening from 4 to 10:00 PM. They cannot be picked up again until Sunday evening. If you are unable to pick up your supplies we can mail them back to you for $25. We are not responsible for any lost, stolen or missing drop bags.

    There is 1 mini water station and 5 full service aid stations complete with food, beverages, and support. The aid stations high spirits will keep you rolling and having fun all day. When stopping at a station please do not drop your bike in the road, either keep it between your legs or walk it to the side of the road and place it clear from harms way.

    We will have cut-offs at Aid Station 4, 5, and 6 - they will be announced at the riders meeting as they will be partially based on forecasted weather. 

    If you have friends or family that aren't racing in the SM100 please have them sign up to volunteer. We have some great volunteer spots that could use their help. We do request if non racers are coming to this event they volunteer. Volunteers are a great aspect to this event as well as all of our other events, so please help out. 

Cash Payout Breakdown:
Top 5 Men Overall: 1st - $500, 2nd - $400, 3rd - $300, 4th - $250, 5th - $200
Top 5 Women Overall: 
1st - $500, 2nd - $400, 3rd - $300, 4th - $250, 5th - $200

*Prizes will be awarded to all other categories atleast 5 deep... 
 
 !!!VOLUNTEERS CLICK HERE!!!

Aid Station Info:

Station #1 : approx. 1-2 hours

Water or sports drink only- no drop bags or food! Station 1 is where you come off Narrowback Mountain. You have the climb up Lynn, the downhill on Wolf and just shy of 10 miles of fast rolling dirt and paved fireroad before station #2. Start the race with some food and eat it before station #2!

Station #2: 31 miles in - approx. 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 hours (this is also station #6 you will pass it again during your last 1-2 hours of the event)

Drops allowed. Station will be stocked with food and beverages to be announced at a later time.

Station #3: 45 miles in - approx. 3 1/2 to 5 hours -- Hammer Gel Station

Drops are allowed. Anything but specific food is discouraged. Station will be stocked with food and beverages to be announced at a later time.

Station #4: 57 miles in - approx. 4 1/2 to 6 1/2 hours – Cold Coke

Drops are allowed .Anything but specific food is discouraged. Station will be stocked with food and beverages to be announced at a later time.

Station #5: 75 miles in - approx. 5 1/2 to 10 hours -- Hammer Gel Station, Pizza and Cold Coke

Drops are encouraged! This is the drop dead point. No one is permitted to continue past this section without lights and or approval from the Chief past 4:20 PM. We reserve the right to forcibly pull you from the course despite your crying and whining and cuff you to a tree for any reason- ain't authority great! Warm clothes are suggested if you think you will be out after dark. There will be a cut off even if you have lights. This will be announced at the start.

Station #6: 88 miles in - approx. 7 to 14 hours (station #2 from earlier in the day)

Additional lights may be needed at this point. If you have been riding from #5 in the dark it will take you at least 2 hours to finish the race in the dark. The leaders can do the last section in about 1 hour during daylight.

Luray Cyclocross

Details TBA

Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo

This is one of the most fun and well supported events in the area! We hope you can join!

Registration Page: https://www.bikereg.com/granfondo

Event Website: http://alpineloopgranfondo.com/

Start line address: 228 S Liberty Street, Harrisonburg, VA22801

Presented by Cancer Journeys Foundation - Prostate Cancer Awareness Project

eremiah Bishop's 2017 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo
Presented by Cancer Journeys Foundation - Prostate Cancer Awareness Project
Sunday, October 1 - Harrisonburg, Virginia

This event operates under special use permit from the USDA Forest Service, North River Ranger District

Named one of "America's Top-10 Gran Fondos" by Men's Journal, Jeremiah Bishop's Alpine Loop Gran Fondo is an event to welcome cyclists and spectators to Harrisonburg, Virginia for an exciting weekend of special events, challenging rides, charity fundraising and festivities for the entire family. Join in this cycling tradition!

NEW FOR 2017:
Participants have the option to take advantage of a personalized PledgeReg fundraising page to raise additonal funds in support of the charitable mission of the event. In setting up their fundraising pages, participants can select from: 
Cancer Journeys Foundation - Prostate Cancer Awareness Project
Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition - Connect Our Schools
 Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance - Plan Our Park
For more information about the charitable mission of the event, visit www.AlpineLoopGranFondo.com/mission.

Previous editions of this event have sold out in advance.
There is no on-site registration for this event. Event-wide feild limit is reserved to 550.

For the latest and most complete event information, visit AlpineLoopGranFondo.com

ENTRY INCLUDES:
107, 100, 78, 62 and 36-MILE ROUTE OPTIONS
HIGH-QUALITY EVENT T-SHIRT *MUST REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 10th TO GUARANTEE YOUR SIZE
FULLY STOCKED REST STOPS with HYDRATION STATIONS (DETAILS)
FULLY CATERED MEAL & FINISH LINE FESTIVAL
FIRST BEVERAGE IN BEER GARDEN FOR NO ADDITIONAL COST (MUST BE 21+ BRING ID)
LIVE MUSIC
ELECTRONIC TIMING START-TO-FINISH, KOM SEGMENTS
5-YEAR AGE GROUP KOM/QOM COMPETITION (107, 100/78-MILE ROUTES)
PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS PROJECT KOM JERSEYS TO 5-YEAR AGE GROUP WINNERS
"KING OF THE HILL" RECOGNTION FOR 62 and 36-MILE ROUTES
FREE HOT SHOWERS AT FINISH LINE
FREE ON-SITE PARKING
PREMIUM FINISHER MEDALLIONS

Specatators and family members can purchase optional Finish Line Festival Meal Ticket to access catering - in advance only. All cycling participants will recieve one complimentary beverage ticket that can be redeemed in the Beer Garden. Additional alcoholic beverages can be purchased onsite with cash. Beer Garden to support the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition.

RIDERS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE USA CYCLING LICENSE TO PARTICIPATE. USA Cycling License holders are eligible for supplemental insurance coverage offerings, as needed.

Training Event August 27, 2017
Created in response to the request of Gran Fondo participants, the training expedition will help ready riders for the Alpine Loop and Shenandoah Mountain routes of the Gran Fondo. For more information and to register, click here.

Charm City 'Cross

Promoter page: https://charmcitycross.com/

Charm City Cross is one of North America’s largest pro cyclocross races, as a UCI sanctioned C1 event, and the Mid Atlantic’s premier 2-day cyclocross race. Featuring both international pro and regional cyclists, Charm City Cross is held annually in Baltimore, MD.

2017’s race weekend will mark the 13th year of Charm City Cross and will be held across the of weekend of October 7th & 8th in Baltimore City’s historic Druid Hill Park.