(Event ID: 128)
Simonton Windows Challenge at Mountwood - 2nd race in the WV Mountain Bike Association's XC Series
Mountwood park marina area
There are over 30 miles of trails of which most are true singletrack at its finest. Mountwoods trails offer something for everyone. Discounts available at area Hotels, email Duane for details. Bring those young riders to test / improve their skills and take home a prize in the Kids Skills Challenge (Not A Race) just prior to the race begins at 10 a.m.
Not well-suited for special needs participants
Registration begins at 9:00 am. It's always good to be there early to complete registration and be ready to ride before the pre race meeting. Pre-Race Racers meeting at 11:40 a.m. Racing at Noon.
Duration: 2.0 hours
Mountwood Park - Carson Station
For the race $30 for WVMBA Members, $35 Non-members. See rules at WVMBA.COM No fee for the Kids Skills event, must have parent or guardian present and sign waiver to participate. Prizes for all the kids participating in this event. The Kids Skills event is for kids age 12 and under.
Nearly the same as last year with a couple modifications. Group Pre-ride will be taking place on Sunday April 25th, 2010 at 1pm Marina Parking Lot unless the rain hits hard. Beginners will ride 8.7 miles, Sport classes 17 miles and Pro/Expert will tackle a tough 25 miles. All riders will ride the same loop and just drop out at different distances. Check the link below for the course map. All riders start on the blue course. At the end of the blue Beginners will go left on the Burgandy color trail to the finish. Sport, Pro / Expert will then start following the Green. At the end of the Green, Sport classes will follow the Gold/Yellow out Lake trail to the finish. Pro/Expert will continue by following the Purple which will take them back around part of the course and out where the Beginners originally when out.
Following the event
Mountwood Park will have discounts for camping for racers and certain hotels / motels in the area will give discounts to racers. Please email Duane for Hotel information.
Bring your own