MAMMOTH LAKES, CA — New USAC National Champions were crowned last weekend at Mammoth Mountain Bike Park following plenty of dry, dusty action. The track was slightly different this year, with some rocks pulled and jumps added to make times faster. The speeds some racers carry is quite terrifying and with everyone turning up the speeds that tiny bit, there was plenty of carnage.
ANGEL FIRE, NM – The Chile Challenge returns to Angel Fire Bike Park June 19 through 21. Now in its 26th incarnation, this year's Chile Challenge will also be the third stop of the Pro GRT. More than 300 racers are expected to compete on the 1,800 vertical feet of the revamped World Cup course on a mountain steeped in racing history—pun intended.
CRESTED BUTTE, CO – Evolution Bike Park at Crested Butte Mountain Resort announced today that the free weekly Pinnacle Mountain Bike Race Series will return for 2015. Now in its 18th year, the race features downhill, cross-country and kids categories, and will run over five consecutive Wednesday evenings from July 1 through July 29.
Snowshoe, WV – The Chomolungma Challenge – a downhill mountain bike race as big as Mount Everest. 20 laps and 30,000 feet of vertical downhill speed and bike handling finesse. The Chomolungma is not your everyday downhill race, nor is it quite an enduro race. It is, however, one you definitely want to add to your roster this summer.
Snowshoe, WV – Snowshoe Bike Park will get to showcase the great work its' trail crew (with the help of Gravity Logic and 402 Trails) has been up to recently when the 2014 Pro GRT tour makes its next stop this weekend (July10-13, 2014) at one of the top-rated Best Bike Parks in North America.