Regional Mountain Bike Racing and Gravel Grinders (Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico)

2019 Regional (ID, WY, MT, NV, CO, AZ ) Weekly MTB Race Series Bike Events Calendar (Regular Event Schedule is Below)

April 9-30, 2019Gallatin Valley Spring Series, Bozeman, MT, Weekly series that includes road races, with gravel and dirt possible, Alex Lussier, [email protected], Phil Rotherman, [email protected], Mollie McKiernan, [email protected], Patrick Wessel, [email protected],

May 14-August 20, 2019Gallatin Valley Summer Series, Bozeman, MT, Weekly series that includes road races, time trials, criteriums, mountain bike races and more, Alex Lussier, [email protected], Phil Rotherman, [email protected], Mollie McKiernan, [email protected], Patrick Wessel, [email protected],

June 5-26, 2019Missoula Wednesday Night Race League, Western Montana Trail Series, Missoula, MT, Various courses. Wednesdays in June, Ben Horan, 312-502-5997, [email protected],

June 18-July 23, 2019Laramie Mountain Bike Series, Laramie, WY, Tuesdays. Local mountain bike series, great for riders of any age and ability. Starts at Happy Jack Trailhead at 6:00 p.m. Food and fun await at each finish line. Medicine Bow National Forest, Niesey Heckart, 307-761-1741, [email protected],,

July 10-August 7, 2019Ten Dollar Downhill, Whitefish, MT, Wednesday downhill, Josh Knight, 406-862-2900, [email protected],

July 11-August 8, 2019Thursday Night Race Series, Whitefish, MT, cross country series, Josh Knight, 406-862-2900, [email protected],

2019 Regional (ID, WY, MT, NV, CO, AZ ) Mountain Bike Racing, Downhill Racing, Fat Bike Racing, Gravel Grinders Event Calendar

July 7, 2019Silver Rush 50, Leadville Race Series, Leadville, CO, At 10,000-12,500 feet above sea level, this challenging 50 mile out-and-back course takes racers through the historic mining district on Leadville's East side. This race is known for its long, lung-burning climbs and rocky, steep terrain. Solo or Tandem 50m. Leadville Trail 100 Qualifier., Paul Anderson, 719-219-9364, [email protected],

July 13, 2019Tahoe Trail 100, Leadville Race Series, Northstar, CA, Ride 50K or 100K of rocky summits, breathtaking pine forests and beautiful Lake Tahoe views. 100K riders can qualify for the Leadville Trail 100 MTB, Josh Colley, 719-219-9357, [email protected], Todd Jackson, 530-546-1019, [email protected],,

July 13, 2019Enduro Pescado Whitefish Enduro, Montana Enduro Series, Whitefish, MT, Montana Enduro Series , [email protected], Christine Wike, [email protected],

July 13, 2019Breckenridge 100, Postponed until 2020, RME, Breckenridge, CO, Colorado's premier off-road endurance race, the 13th annual BRECK 100, climbs 13,719 feet over 100 miles. Not quite ready for the Ultra 100? Challenge your abilities and ride the B-68 Marathon, the B-32 XC, or enter a two or three-person relay team, Colorado State Marathon Championship, Thane Wright, 970-401-1422, [email protected],

July 13, 2019Philipsburg 46, Western Montana Trail Series, Philipsburg, MT, Cross country race., Ben Horan, 312-502-5997, [email protected],

July 13, 2019Brundage Mountain Cross Country, Knobby Tire Series, McCall, ID, Cross country and endurance mtb race on Sunday, Alex Phipps, 208-841-4120, [email protected],

July 13, 2019Big Mountain Enduro, Big Mountain Enduro Series, Winter Park, CO, 3-4 stages enduro, Brandon Ontiveros, [email protected],

July 14, 2019Victor Gravel Grinder, Tour of Colorado Series, Victor, CO, The Victor Gold Rush is an epic gravel challenge in the heart of the Rockies with nearly 9000 ft of climbing and incredible views. Start and finish in downtown Victor! 93.3 miles, Andy Bohlmann, 719-428-5807, 719-651-1677, [email protected],

July 19-21, 2019Rocky Mountain Race Series, CANCELLED for 2019, Angel Fire, NM, XC, DH, STXC, Slalom, Keith Darner, 719-221-1251, [email protected],

July 20-21, 2019Steamboat Springs Enduro, Revolution Enduro Series, Steamboat Springs, CO, Saturday racing will start with a shuttle ride to access new never raced trails for 3-4 Stages in the back country. Sunday August 19, will be three Stages with lift and pedal transfers at the Steamboat Bike Park and Forest Service trail system, David Scully, 970-846-5012, [email protected],

July 23-28, 2019USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships, Winter Park, CO, Chuck Hodge, 719-434-4200, [email protected],

July 26-28, 2019Leadville Stage Race, Leadville Race Series, Leadville, CO, 100M (100 miles over three days), Team Option. Experience the legendary Leadville Trail 100 course over three days. Push the pace to see what you're made of, or use the stages to prepare or qualify for the Leadville Trail 100 in August. This is one amazing party, with daily stage prizes, raffles, unmatched swag, food, beer and live music., Paul Anderson, 719-219-9364, [email protected],

July 27, 2019Laramie Range Epic, Laramie, WY, The Laramie Range Epic (Formerly the Laramie Enduro) will have two course options, 30/60ish miles. 80% singletrack from smooth and flowy to steep and technical. Choose the One & Done to do one lap, or, the Laramie Range Epic to do two laps. Aid stations with fresh food, water and performance nutrition. Legendary after-party with live music, awards, cash pay-outs, raffle, free refreshments and warm, fresh food! Limited on-course camping and room specials, Dewey Gallegos, 307-742-5533, [email protected],

July 27, 2019Butte 100 Races, Butte, MT, Continental Divide Trail, Single Track, Big Sky Country, 100 and 50 mile options, and a Sorini 25 mile option. 13th Annual, Stephanie Sorini, 406-490-7632, [email protected],

July 27, 2019Whit Henry Memorial Galena Grinder, Knobby Tire Series, Galena Lodge, ID, XC/Marathon, 22.5 mile loop with 50% single track, start/finish at 7,000 feet with total gain of 3200 in one loop, open category (for racers who choose not to purchase a license) held for the marathon, which is 22.5 mile loops., Alex Phipps, 208-841-4120, [email protected],

July 27, 2019Lone Peak's Revenge Big Sky Enduro, Montana Enduro Series, Big Sky, MT, Montana Enduro Series , [email protected], Christine Wike, [email protected],,

July 27, 2019Big Mountain Enduro, Big Mountain Enduro Series, Telluride, CO, 3-4 stages enduro, stages will be broken up across the box canyon, mixing bike park and backcountry terrain. Competitors will experience a wide range of trails in Telluride, from 1,000 feet of hard hitting downhill in the Mountain Village Bike Park, to arduous climbs and technical turns on the historic mining paths., Brandon Ontiveros, [email protected],

July 27, 2019Telluride 100 Mountain Bike Race, Telluride, CO, 100 mile mtb race, Tobin , 970-417-1751, [email protected],

July 28-30, 2019Rocky Mountain Race Series Powderhorn, CANCELLED for 2019, Mesa, CO, Keith Darner, 719-221-1251, [email protected],

July 28, 2019Oak Flats MTB Race, New Mexico Off Road Series, Albequerque, NM, fast and flowy course, Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected], Par , 505-730-2615, [email protected],,

August 1-4, 2019Downieville Classic, Lost Sierra Triple Crown, Downieville, CA, All mountain, cross country, and downhill races, Live music, premium beer, food vendors and an all-weekend mainstreet industry expo top off the event, mountain bike festival, Greg Williams, [email protected],

August 2-4, 2019NW Cup Downhill Series, Northwest Cup Downhill Series, Kellogg, ID, Downhill race. Held at Silver Mountain Bike Park. Friday will be open practice. Saturday will be split practice by category. Pro/JuniorX seeding Saturday evening. Sunday racing all categories, Scott Tucker, 360-797-4288, [email protected],

August 3, 2019Pierre's Hole MTB Race, National Ultra Endurance Series, Alta, WY, 11th Annual! Staging begins at the Grand Targhee Resort, ample lodging and amenities available. 100 consists of 33-mile loop, each lap features approx. 4,000 ft climbing on single and double-track trails. The race course is on an IMBA Epic trails at Grand Targhee. Total elevation for the 100 mile race is approx. 13,000 ft. 100 mile (3 laps), 100km (2 laps), 50km (1 lap) events. The 100 mile race is part of the NUE Series and the 100 k is a new NUE marathon series race., Andy Williams, 800-TARGHEE ext. 1309, [email protected],

August 3-4, 2019Pomerelle Pounder DH, Go-Ride Gravity Series, Albion, ID, Two USAC sanctioned downhill races in two days., Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, [email protected], Darren Lightfield, 208-608-6444, [email protected],,

August 3, 2019South Boundary Big Ride, Angel Fire, NM, 40 mile singletrack race and ride, Seth Bush, 505-554-0059, [email protected],

August 3, 2019Joe Cosley Pancake Ride Gravel Grinder, Whitefish, MT, The Uff da 184 rolls out to about 184 miles with 18k of climbing and descending. The route is a loop, with an aid station at about mile 40, 100, 150, and a convenience store at mile 60. The route rolls over mixed surfaces. 90% dirt and 10% chipseal/pavement. Roads are a combination of Forest Service, Montana Dept. of Resources, BLM and County. Dirt roads are improved and suitable for 2 wheel drive vehicles. Paved roads are, well paved. All roads are open to general vehicle traffic, Route:, Brad Lamson, [email protected],

August 3, 2019Eagle Enduro, Revolution Enduro Series, Eagle, CO, Stop 4 at Eagle CO is the series Finale for the 2019 Revolution Enduro. This new venue for the series will be a big one day back country race venturing up into the high country with both technical and high speed courses! We're excited to serve up new trails to the Colorado enduro racing scene. Look for course maps to be released in July., David Scully, 970-846-5012, [email protected],

August 3-4, 2019Big Mountain Enduro, Big Mountain Enduro Series, Big Sky, MT, 3-4 stages enduro, Big Sky Resort has more than 50 miles of hiking and biking trails, with more than 40 miles dedicated to mountain biking., Brandon Ontiveros, [email protected],

August 4, 2019Race Montana Triathlon, Great Falls, MT, Electric City Water Park, Olympic and Sprint distances, youth short and long courses, Ron Ray, [email protected],,

August 9-11, 2019Rocky Mountain Race Series Mount Crested Butte, CANCELLED for 2019, Crested Butte, CO, Downhill and Cross Country races, Keith Darner, 719-221-1251, [email protected],

August 10, 2019Leadville Trail 100, Leadville Race Series, Leadville, CO, Leadville Trail 100 is one of the most notorious and challenging bike races in the world. 100 mile out-and-back., Paul Anderson, 719-219-9364, [email protected],

August 10, 2019Steamboat Stinger, Mountain Town Challenge Series, Steamboat Springs, CO, Beginning at 8:00am at the Howelsen Hill Ski Area in the heart of Steamboat Springs. The course takes a 50 mile singletrack detour into the beautiful backcountry of Routt County with a total of roughly 3,500ft elevation gain before returning to the transition/finish area. Solo and duo team options available, Nate Bird, 866-464-6639, [email protected], Jordan Edwards, 866-464-6639, [email protected],

August 10, 2019Tamarack Twister, Knobby Tire Series, Donnelly, ID, Cross country and enduro race on Sunday at a beautiful venue. Cross County race, Fast and flowy, Alex Phipps, 208-841-4120, [email protected],

August 16-17, 2019Ruby Mountain Relay, Wells, NV, 184 mile relay gravel grinder., Robert Johnson, 775-340-5943, 801-718-0557, [email protected],

August 17-18, 2019Big Mountain Enduro/Enduro World Series Aspen Snowmass, Big Mountain Enduro Series, Aspen Snowmass, CO, Aspen Snowmass will host the BME Finals for 2018. The two-day event will blend high altitude riding adventures mixed with some of the biggest descents and best riding in the area., Brandon Ontiveros, [email protected],

August 17-18, 201912 and 24 Hours of Flathead, Kalispell, MT, A non-profit race to provide awareness and adaptive equipment to individuals living with paralysis and other life altering disabilities. Race features both bicycle and hand cycle courses. Held in Herron Park., Tia Celentano, 406-261-1769, [email protected],,

August 18, 2019Palisades Gravel Fondo, Jackson , WY, Held at Palisades Reservoir, 25 miles from Jackson, 60 and 100 mile options, Palisades Reservoir is in a scenic valley with forested hillsides rising from the water to the towering snowcapped mountains which form the background and has about 70 miles of shoreline., Forest Dramis, [email protected],

August 18, 2019SBT GRVL Gravel Grinder, Steamboat Springs, CO, 6:30 am on Yampa Street. Three distances: 37/100/141 miles with 2000/6000/9000 feet of climbing, respectively. Mixed surface with the majority on hard packed gravel roads, Amy Charity, 970-215-4045, [email protected],

August 23-25, 2019NW Cup Downhill Series, Northwest Cup Downhill Series, Whitefish, MT, Downhill race. Held at Whitefish Bike Park. Friday will be open practice. Saturday will be split practice by category. Pro/JuniorX seeding Saturday evening. Sunday racing all categories, Scott Tucker, 360-797-4288, [email protected],

August 24-25, 2019Grand Targhee Enduro, Montana Enduro Series, Grand Targhee, WY, There's some seriously fun trails at Wyoming's Grand Targhee Resort, so we're going to race 'em. It's going to be a weekend long celebration of the Tetons., Andy Williams, 800-TARGHEE ext. 1309, [email protected], Montana Enduro Series , [email protected], Christine Wike, [email protected],,

August 24, 2019Big Sky Biggie, Big Sky, MT, 30 and 50 Mile races on Saturday. Starting in Big Sky's Town Center (Meadow Village) and climbing into the scenic views from Lone Peak and Buck Ridge, riders will ride some of the area's most exhilarating (and challenging) pieces of single-track, double-track, gravel roads and the occasional paved segment, Short-Track event on August 23, the Friday night before offering a family-friendly venue and fun race for children and adults., Natalie Osborne, 907-223-0858, [email protected],

August 24, 2019Lake City Alpine 50, Lake City, CO, This lung-busting race will take you by the iconic Lake San Cristobal before climbing through the alpine tundra to the two of the highest passes in Colorado: Cinnamon Pass (12,640 feet) and Engineer Pass (12,800) feet. The race will feature over 7,500 feet of climbing through some of the most incredible sections of the San Juan Mountains. This is a USA Cycling sanctioned event. benefit the Town of Lake City and the Lake Fork Valley Conservancy., Michael Fleishman, [email protected],

August 24, 2019Salt River Challenge, Alpine, WY, A one-day challenging race course in Wyoming's incredible backcountry., Taunya Lofgran, 801-671-9798, [email protected],

August 29-September 1, 2019Rebecca's Private Idaho Gravel Grinder and Festival, Ketchum, ID, Lifestyle, mountain bike and outdoor festival staged in beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho over Labor Day Weekend. The cornerstone of the two-day event is a 100-mile Gravel Grinder(or 50-mile option) mountain bike race & ride in the scenic Pioneer Mountains of Central Idaho, with renown mountain bike champion and endurance athlete Rebecca Rusch. The weekend activities are centered around giving back to Rebecca's favorite local, national and global cycling charities. Join the Queen of Pain on this beautiful route that ends in a great down-home party with food, festivities, music, and libations., Colleen Quindlen, 254-541-9661, [email protected],

September 1, 2019Royal 50 Mountain Bike Race, Canon City, CO, The Royal 50 takes place on a challenging singletrack course overlooking the famed Royal Gorge. Multiple distances options, including 20 or 50 miles. Elevation gains of over 1,000 or 2,000 feet (depending on course), Ashlee Sack, 719-248-6376, [email protected],,

September 1, 2019Powderhorn Enduro, Revolution Enduro Series, Powderhorn, CO, one day, lift service race, David Scully, 970-846-5012, [email protected],

September 1, 2019Signal Peak Challenge MTB Race, New Mexico Off Road Series, Silver City, NM, 12, 25, and 31 mile races, Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected], Martyn Pearson, 575-654-3966, [email protected],,

September 7, 2019Barn Burner 104, Leadville Race Series, Flagstaff, AZ, 104 mile mountain bike race, Solo, Duo, Teams, Kaibab and Coconino National Forest, Camping on private land. 26 and 52 mile options. Party afterwards with music, food, and beer, Jeff Frost, 928-380-0633, [email protected],,

September 7, 2019Wyo 131 Gravel Grinder, Wyoming Gravel Grinder Series, Lander, WY, Wyoming's premier gravel race! A 131 mile race that starts and finishes in beautiful, Lander Wyoming. Race through sagebrush desert to alpine forests, along the historic Oregon Trail, and Atlantic City mining district., Tony Ferlisi, [email protected], Mike Dicken, 307-332-2926, [email protected], Scott Van Orman, 307-349-4987, [email protected],

September 7, 2019Race the Rails, Ely, NV, Race the train in Ely! Fun for the whole family! Race a coal fired steam engine that is over 100 years old. The event will accommodate both road and mountain bike riders of all ages., Kyle Horvath, 775-289-3720, [email protected],

September 14, 2019Fire on the Rim Mountain Bike Race, Pine, AZ, 15, 30, and 45 mile mtb races near Payson, AZ, Janet Brandt, [email protected],

September 14-15, 2019Two Moon 24, Glendo, WY, 24 hour race on the trails of Glendo State Park in eastern Wyoming. 9.5 mile loop; approximately 10 laps possible. Fun time all night with hot breakfast served Sunday morning!, Niesey Heckart, 307-761-1741, [email protected],,

September 15, 2019Junior Enduro, Revolution Enduro Series, Crested Butte, CO, For ages 10-17, David Scully, 970-846-5012, [email protected],

September 15, 2019Battle of the Gravel, Savery, WY, South of Rawlings, WY, The race will start and finish at the Little Snake River Museum. Riders will start between 7 and 9 am and return to a BBQ, band and brews on the grounds of the Museum. 95 miles, Kimberly Coats, 307-383-7778, 530-744-8773, [email protected],

September 15, 2019Double Dip Downhill, Whitefish, MT, Josh Knight, 406-862-2900, [email protected],

September 15, 2019Sunrise Ski Resort Enduro, Sunrise Ski Resort, AZ, MBAA , 480-442-4229, [email protected],

September 15, 2019High Desert Screamer MTB Race, New Mexico Off Road Series, Gallup, NM, Takes place on the High Desert Trail System, a series of loops on the pristine mesas overlooking Gallup. The course is primarily single-track, hard packed clay interspersed with slick rock, small climbs and technical sections., Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected], Andy Stravers, 505-862-2442, [email protected],

September 21-22, 2019Rendezvous Enduro, Montana Enduro Series, Teton Village, WY, Montana Enduro Series , [email protected], Christine Wike, [email protected],,

September 28, 2019JayP's Backyard Gravel Pursuit, JayP's Backyard Series, Island Park/West Yellowstone, ID, 60 or 120 miles near Yellowstone National Park on Forest Service roads. It's an incredible time of year to be in this area and visit YNP!, Jay Petervary, 307-413-2248, [email protected],

September 28, 2019Grinduro, Lost Sierra Triple Crown, Quincy, CA, 62 miles of pavement, gravel, and singletrack with a TON of climbing and twisty descents. Most of the ride is casual, there are four timed sections that are designed to cater to specific strengths. Grinduro racers and spectators are treated to three days of camping, live music (including a late-night DJ), beer, awesome food, and campfires., Greg Williams, [email protected],

September 28-30, 201912 Hour of Albuquerque Race and MTB Festival, Albuquerque, NM, The weekend will be full of activities with the anchor event being the 12 Hours of Albuquerque from 7am to 7pm on Saturday. The course for the 12 Hours of Albuquerque is 11+ miles of fast, fun, occasionally technical, but mostly flowy singletrack in the beautiful pine forests above Albuquerque, Seth Bush, 505-554-0059, [email protected],

September 28-29, 2019Flagstaff Enduro, Flagstaff, AZ, MBAA , 480-442-4229, [email protected],

September 29, 2019Horny Toad Hustle MTB Race, New Mexico Off Road Series, Las Cruces, NM, Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected], Dave Halliburton, 575-312-5991, [email protected],,

October 4-6, 2019Monarch Crest Enduro, Rocky Mountain Enduro Series, Salida, CO, 5 stage epic backcountry enduro in the San Isabel and Gunnison National Forests., Keith Darner, 719-221-1251, [email protected],

October 5, 2019Tour of the White Mountains, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Arizona's longest standing mountain bike event. At 7,000 feet, The Tour is a grassroots event with laid back vibes among a gathering of bike-minded individuals., Dave Castro, 520-623-1584, [email protected], Dave Castro, [email protected],

October 5, 2019Road Apple Rally MTB Race, New Mexico Off Road Series, Farmington, NM, The Road Apple Rally began in 1981 as a competition between horses and bicycles. It has since become a bicycle only race and stands as the longest running annual mountain bike race in the United States. Bring the family for a day of fun and try the children's riding obstacle course. This celebrated mountain bike race features five divisions: Beginner, Pro, Expert, Sport, Single Speed. The Beginner course is a 15 mile loop, all others ride the full 30 mile Road Apple Rally course. Both courses feature the whoops, where you spend more time in the air then on the ground! Course terrain also includes short climbs, flats, sandy arroyos and sharp corners., Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected], Leslie Mueller, 505-599-1184, [email protected],,

October 5-6, 2019Glorieta Cyclocross, Glorieta, NM, New Mexico-El Paso Regional XC Championship, Glorieta Camps, Jan Bear, 505-670-4665, [email protected],

October 12, 20196 Hours of Disco, Anaconda, MT, Held at Discovery Ski Area, A lap format race lasting 6 hours plus one lap. It will start and end in front of Discovery Ski Lodge. Finishers with the most laps wins, Finishers with the same number of laps will then go by time (or first over the start finish line)., Brian Cyr, 406-563-5538 ext. 15, [email protected],,

October 13, 2019Prescott Enduro, Prescott, AZ, MBAA , 480-442-4229, [email protected],

October 18-20, 2019USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships, Durango, CO, Collegiate National Championships and Montana High School Championships, Chuck Hodge, 719-434-4200, [email protected], Chad Sperry, [email protected], Ben Horan, 312-502-5997, [email protected],

October 26, 2019Prescott 6er, Prescott, AZ, 6 hour and 12 hour mountain bike race on a 9 mile loop with solo, duo, junior, masters and singlespeed categories, Breanna Bissell, 480-734-0558, [email protected],

October 26, 2019Mount Lemmon Gravel Grinder, Oracle, AZ, 3rd Annual, 40, 50, 60 mile options on the back gravel roads of Mt. Lemmon with elevation gains ranging from 3,000 to 8,000ft. Begins at 7 a.m. at the YMCA – Triangle Y Ranch just north of Tucson on the “backside” of the Santa Catalina Mountains., John McCarrell, 615-636-4828, [email protected],

October 27, 2019Kingman Enduro, Kingman, AZ, MBAA , 480-442-4229, [email protected],

November 2, 2019Showdown at Usery Pass, Phoenix, AZ, 8 hour cross country race on an 11 mile loop, solo, duo, quad, and relay options, free kids races, Two Wheel Jones , [email protected],

November 8-10, 2019Bootleg Canyon Gravity and Demo Fest, DVO Suspension, Alchemy Bikes, Trucker Co, Boulder City, NV, Please join us at our 6th annual Bootleg Canyon Gravity Fest. Expect more shuttles, more group rides, more demos, product demos, huck and bunny hop contests, daily happy hour and free camping!, Downhill Mike, 518-524-9805, [email protected],

November 16, 201912 Hours of Fury, Fountain Hills, AZ, 12 Hours of Fury will test your body, mind and mountain biking skills. The race will begin and end at the Four Peaks Staging Area in McDowell Mountain Regional Park. The 15 mile loop is smooth, fast and fun. The most loops in 12 hours wins it!, Jeremy Graham, 623-330-0913, [email protected],

December 7, 2019Dawn to Dusk, Fountain Hills, AZ, Endurance mountain bike relay. Compete as a solo, duo, or team on a fast, fun course in McDowell Mountain Regional Park. Family friendly camping and event expo promises a fun weekend! Space is limited to 125 solo riders, 100 two-person, 50 four-person, and 10 corporate entries, Seth Bush, 505-554-0059, [email protected],

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