Utah Mountain Bike Racing Calendar

2015 Utah Weekly MTB Race Series Bike Events Calendar (Regular Event Schedule is Below)

April 14-August 21, 2015 — Mid-Week Mountain Bike Race Series, Mid-Week MTB Race Series, Park City, Draper, and Solitude, UT, Races are on Tuesdayevenings. Registration begins at 5:00, kids race at 6:00 and main event at 6:30.April to August. Corner Canyon Apr. 28, Corner Canyon May 5, Heber (Coyote Trail) May 12, Round Valley May 19, Night race Herriman (Party Rock) May 29, Round Valley June 2, Round Valley June 9, Deer Valley (Snow Park) June 23, Solitude July 7, Solitude July 21, Deer Valley (Silver Lake) July 28, Snowbird Aug. 4, Solitude Aug. 11, Night race Corner Canyon Aug. 21, Brooke Howard, 385-227-5741, brooke@midweekmtb.com, midweekmtb.com, facebook.com/midweekmtb

May 6-August 5, 2015 — Sundance/Soldier Hollow Weekly Race Series, WWRS, Sundance, Soldier Hollow, UT, Wednesday nights, May – Aug. Venue alternates between Wasatch County sites and Sundance, 6:30 pm. Pros/Experts 1hr race time, Sports 50mins, Beginners 30-40mins. 2015 Dates: Wasatch County: May 6, 20th; June 3, 17;July 1, 15, 29; Sundance: May 13, 27; June 10, 24; July 8, 22; Aug 5, Tyson Apostol, 435-200-3239, 801-223-4849, races@euclidoutdoors.com, John Woodruff, 801-223-4044, 801-223-4849, johnw@sundance-utah.com , weeklyraceseries.com

June 3-August 26, 2015 — Mt. Ogden Midweek XC Race Series, Snowbasin Resort, UT, June – August, Check for dates, Registration- 5pm-6:30pm at Grizzly Center, Race Start: 6:30., Tim Eastly, 801-620-1000, 801-620-1045, teastley@snowbasin.com, mtogdenraceseries.com, bebikes.com

2015 Utah Mountain Bike Racing Event Calendar

March 7, 2015 — Red Rock Desert Rampage, Intermountain Cup, St. George, UT, The XC Series opener on the traditional Desert Rampage course, with approximately 6 mile lap at Green Valley., Kayleen Ames, 435-757-4310, amespromoting@comcast.net, Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, redrockbicycle.com, intermountaincup.com

March 14, 2015 — True GRIT Epic Bike Race, National Ultra Endurance Mountain Bike Series ( NUE), St. George, UT, Epic ultra-endurance mountain bike race with 100 and 50 mile options over tough and technical terrain. Course is a 50 mile loop. Staggered starts at 7am, 9am and 11am – cut off time is 6pm, choose from open category with cash purse, other categories TBA. Also offered is a Challenge course of 23 miles., Cimarron Chacon, 970-759-3048, info@gropromotions.com, GROpromotions.com

April 4, 2015 — The Cactus Hugger, Intermountain Cup, St. George, UT, XC race #2 in the series, approximately 6.5 mile lap utilizing a compeletely different course than the Desert Rampage., Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, margaret@spingeeks.com, Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com, spingeeks.com

April 11, 2015 — Thaw Massacre at Bar M, Intermountain Cup, Moab, UT, EXC race #1 This is the series opener for our Epic (endurance) XC race series. 40 miles in length with a short course option for some riders as well. On the Bar M trails in Moab., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com, spingeeks.com

April 18, 2015 — 6 Hours of Frog Hollow, Frog Hollow Endurance Series, Hurricane, UT, 13 mile long course in the UT desert combines sweet single track, with some technical sections, and great climbs. Great introduction to endurance racing or a great trainer for bigger races. Categories from solo to 3 person, including single speed categories., Cimarron Chacon, 970-759-3048, info@gropromotions.com, GROpromotions.com, 6hoursinfroghollow.com

April 18, 2015 — Antelope Island MTB Race, Antelope Island, UT, There will be three race distances: 50k, 25k, and 15k. This is a MTB race on double and single track with varying elevation and some technical stretches on the 50k and 25k distances., Wynn Hall, 801-941-4255, wynnhall@gmail.com, Matt Hall, 801-648-4659, matt@enduraevents.com, enduraevents.com

May 2, 2015 — Soldier Hollow, Intermountain Cup, Midway, UT, XC race #3, short course style XC racing-fun, fast course., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com, spingeeks.com

May 8-10, 2015 — Nordic Valley Stage Race, CANCELLED, US Pro XCT, Eden, UT, Utah's Pro XCT for Elites and Amateurs at Nordic Valley Resort in Eden, UT. Featuring a Short Track, Time Trial, Cross Country, and Eliminator., Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mj@webecycling.com, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com, utahproxct.com

May 9, 2015 — Scott Enduro Cup at Moab, Scott Enduro Cup Series, Moab, UT, The first stop of the 2015 Scott Enduro Cup presented by Vittoria will take place on the world famous red rock trails of Moab Ut. This is a great place to kick off your racing season., Jessica Kunzer, 801-349-4612, jkunzer@mtsports.com, Courtney Leonard, 801-349-4616, cleonard@mtsports.com, endurocupmtb.com

May 23-25, 2015 — Sundance Showdown Downhill and Super-D, Go-Ride Gravity Series
, Sundance Resort, UT, USAC sanctioned Super-D Saturday and Downhill Monday, Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

May 23-25, 2015 — Stan Crane Memorial Draper Dueler, Intermountain Cup, Draper Trail Days, Draper, UT, A fun, short track XC race at the Draper Equestrian Center followed by a single stage Enduro/Super D down Rush or Maple Hollow (still tentative). For the EXC #2 Deuler, this race will take you all over Corner Canyon in approximately a 25 mile, lap to lap race. There will also be a short course option for those looking for something a little smaller., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

May 23, 2015 — Vike on a Bike, Ephraim , UT, A mountain bike race for all experience levels, on a course designed by Durke Gordon and Jason Stevens. The event begins at noon on Saturday in front of the Snow College Noyes Building. Families are encouraged to decorate their Viking bikes for the parade at 10am and cruise past the festival for a fun ride. Four course options: Family, Beginner, Novice and Sport., Colton Frederick, 435-283-4644, coltonjh@hotmail.com, scandinavianfestival.org/bike.html

May 29, 2015 — Iron Will MTB Race, CANCELLED, Bluffdale, UT, MTB race on Camp Williams private land. Come race through Afghan Village, shooting ranges, Area 51, UXO Area, POW Camp and IED Lane. 50k and 25k options., Mike Law, 801-910-2503, mlaw@evoloevents.com, ironwillrace.com

May 30, 2015 — Wild Horse Dirt Fondo, Delle, UT, New Date! 76 miles, 5,000 vertical, zero miles of pavement, county-maintained 2WD dirt and gravel roads around and across the Cedar Mountain Wilderness Area. Little Wild Horse option of 31 miles, 1,800 vertical. Covers many of the same segments as The Wild Horse. Separate start at 10 A.M. Start/Finish in Delle, Utah. The start line is less than one hour west of SLC on I-80. The Wild Horse is a supported Dirt Fondo. This is not a race, but there will be a mass start., Chris Magerl, 801-595-8293, daymag@hotmail.com, RideWildHorse.com

June 6, 2015 — Deer Valley Pedal Fest, Intermountain Cup, Deer Valley, UT, XC #5, this will be a fun course comprised of great alpine single track., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

June 13, 2015 — Wasatch Back 50, Intermountain Cup, Heber, UT, EXC #3. This 50 mile course will run counter-clockwise. There will be a short course option as well., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

June 20, 2015 — Dixie 200, Parowan, UT, Self-supported, 200 miles of trail and remote terrain between Bryce Canyon and Brian Head in southern UT. Virgin River Rim, Thunder Mountain, Grandview and several other trails. Start: 7am, intersection of 2nd Left Hand Canyon and Hwy 143., Dave Harris, hairball.dh@gmail.com, 2-epic.com/events/dixie200.html

June 20, 2015 — Battle at Three Peaks, Intermountain Cup, Cedar City, UT, Rescheduled. XC race #4 A new course back at Three Peaks. A fun 6 mile loop. Make this your camping trip too as it will be a blast out there., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com, spingeeks.com

June 27, 2015 — Sundance Spin, Intermountain Cup, Sundance Resort, UT, Utah State Championships., The Sundance venue is back again this year with some of the best single track Utah has to offer., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

June 27, 2015 — Fire Road Cedar City, Cedar City, UT, 25k, 60k, 100k distances, starts at Main Street Park at 8am, 7000 ft. total elevation gained for 100km; 4000ft total for 60km. Equal prize $ for overall men & women in the 100km. 25-qualifying slots for the Leadville 100 up for grabs for 100km event., Cameron Christensen, 435-586-2770, 801-884-2332, cameronc@cedarcity.org, fireroadcycling.com

June 27-28, 2015 — Canyonball Downhill and Super D, Go-Ride Gravity Series, Park City, UT, Held at The Canyons Resort, Super D on Saturday, Downhill on Sunday., Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

July 4, 2015 — The Rage at Snowbird, Intermountain Cup, Snowbird, UT, Snowbird has done a great job with some new trails and creating trails for real MTB racing with a great mix of fast flowy single track, service roads, and a few short technical sections to keep you on your toes., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

July 11, 2015 — The Crusher in the Tushar, Beaver, UT, 70 miles of mixed-surface bike racing exploring Southern Utah's Tushar Mountain range on dirt and asphalt. Features 10,500+ of climbing traversing Utah's highest and most scenic roads. You choose the bike, the Tushars choose the winner., Burke Swindlehurst, roadirt@msn.com, tusharcrusher.com

July 24-26, 2015 — Bryce Canyon Fat Tire Festival, Ruby's Inn, UT, MTB race, family tour, Sunday ride options. 36k and 66k race options. Family Tour is great for all ages, 9 mile ride consisting of 6 miles of paved bike path and 3 miles of dirt road. Sunday Tour is fun for the whole family and includes a pancake breakfast, a gourmet lunch, and spectacular views. You can choose from a family and kid friendly 9 mile ride, a moderate 14 mile ride or an intermediate/advanced 17 mile ride., Sally M., 800-596-2953 x1, 702-596-2953, info@escapeadventures.com, Marcy Wilson, 800-596-2953 x1, 702-596-2953, marcy@escapeadventures.com, bcfattirefestival.com

July 25, 2015 — Brianhead, Intermountain Cup, Brianhead, UT, EXC #4- Finals. The Icup is back in Brianhead after a long hiatus. The race will consist of classic high mountain single track and dirt roads. With the high altitude, amazing scenery and awesome trails, this will be one great day of racing., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

July 30, 2015 — Wildflower Trailfest, Snowbasin, UT, Utah's First and only Mountain Bike Challenge for women. Held at Snowbasin Ski Resort. 3 timed courses. Awards for age group winners., Stacie Palmer, 801-644-9940, 801-391-2819, wildflowerpedalfest@gmail.com, wildflowertrailfest.com

August 1, 2015 — The Chris Allaire Solitude Cup, Intermountain Cup, Solitude Resort, UT, The second to last stop in the XC series, this race is a long time favorite for many and this year will be no different. Look for some fun exciting racing to happen here on some of the best trails Northern Utah has to offer. Also a great place to tune up before the High School racing starts., Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

August 14-16, 2015 — Flyin' Brian Downhill and Dark Hollow Super D, Go-Ride Gravity Series, Brian Head, UT, Practice opens on Friday, August 14 at noon. The downhill is on Saturday, August 15. Dark Hollow Super D is on Sunday, August 16., Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

August 15, 2015 — Scott Enduro Cup at Canyons Resort, Scott Enduro Cup Series, Park City, UT, Last year's race featured a stacked pro field and enthusiastic crowd. Racers at Canyons Resort can expect a course covering 17+ miles of trails within Canyons' network covering approximately 3,400 vertical feet ascending and descending. Premier racing for pros, amateurs, and juniors including challenging courses, professional timing, and a lively festival with lunch for competitors., Jessica Kunzer, 801-349-4612, jkunzer@mtsports.com, Courtney Leonard, 801-349-4616, cleonard@mtsports.com, endurocupmtb.com

August 15, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling Junior League Race Clinic and Prologue, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, TBD, UT, Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

August 22, 2015 — Brian Head Enduro, Brian Head, UT, Multi-stage enduro race where racers compete to score the fastest time down the mountain., Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

August 22, 2015 — Corner Canyon Classic, Intermountain Cup, Draper, UT, The final race of the I-Cup racing season as well as the series award party/BBQ for both the EXC and XC series. The course will be ripping fast and fun trails with a party to match. Don't miss this one!, Bryson Perry, 801-233-1400, 949-973-0300, Brysonlperry@gmail.com, intermountaincup.com

August 28, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling Junior League Race #1, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, Soldier Hollow, UT, Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

August 29, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #1, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, Soldier Hollow, UT, A new and different race course than last year. In addition, we have added 1 new division and wave, so start times have changed to: Wave 1- Freshmen Boys – starting at 9:30AM. High school race is for 9th -12th graders. There will be a race on Friday, September 5th for the new junior development (7th & 8th grade) teams. Please visit our website for more information., Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

September 5, 2015 — Park City Point 2 Point, Park City, UT, A true point 2 point race! Thanks to the plethora of trails in this area, the race will never be on the same trail twice. Over 90% of the race is single-track. 75 miles & 12,000ft of climbing., Jay Burke, 801-330-3214, info@thepcpp.com, thepcpp.com

September 11, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling Junior League Race #1, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, TBD, UT, Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

September 12, 2015 — 12 Hours of Sundance, Sundance Resort, UT, With Solo, 2-Man, 4-Man and Coed options this event has something for everyone. Race goes from 7am – 7pm., Czar Johnson, 801-223-4121, 801.223.4849, czarj@sundance-utah.com, John Woodruff, 801-223-4044, 801-223-4849, johnw@sundance-utah.com , sundanceresort.com/explore/sum_biking_races.html

September 12, 2015 — Widowmaker Hill Climb, Snowbird, UT, Starts in Gad Valley, 10 AM, 3000ft vertical race to the top of the Tram for awards, food and fun., James Zwick, 801-583-6281, sports@sports-am.com, sports-am.com

September 12, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #2, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, TBD, UT, Races are for 9th through 12th grades only. Categories for individual scoring are Freshman, Sophomore, JV, and Varsity for boys and girls separately. Team scoring for division I, II, and III teams. Race starts Saturday at 9:30am. Bring your family and cowbells for a great day of fun cheering your local high school team at our spectator-friendly 4-6 mile lap courses., Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

September 19, 2015 — Goldstrike Gravel Race, Gunlock, UT, A Gravel Grinder is coming to Southern Utah! Race any style of bike on 49 miles of dirt road, with over 6,000 feet of climbing., Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

September 19, 2015 — Boulder Basin Challenge Enduro, Midway, UT, David McCluskey, 435-714-0401, mac@yesendurancesports.com, yesendurancesports.com

September 20, 2015 — Tour de Suds, Park City, UT, 7-mile mountain bike climb from City Park, to the top of Guardsman Pass with a 2,700ft elevation gain., Ginger Ries, 435-649-6839, ginger@mountaintrails.org, mountaintrails.org

September 26, 2015 — Snowbird Ultra Hill Climb, Snowbird, UT, 8 am start on 9400 S. near 20th East, climb to Snowbird's entry II. 10 miles, 3500. vertical. Or choose the Ultra Hill Climb option. After the road climb, jump on your mountain bike and climb to the summit of Hidden Peak (14 miles total, 6500' of climbing)., Misty , 801-933-2115, misty@snowbird.com, snowbird.com/events/bicycle-hill-climb/

September 26, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #3, Utah High School Cycling League, Moab, UT, Race for 9th through 12 graders only. First wave going off at 9:30 am, with 3 waves during the day. Spectator friendly 4-6 mile laps, total length depends on category. Both individual scoring and team scoring., Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

September 26, 2015 — 12 Hours of Zion, Zion National Park, UT, New Date! Come race on Zion Ponderosa Ranch, on the east side of Zion National Park, for an all-new 12 hour cross country mountain bike race. Bring family and friends to enjoy the scenery and cheer racers on., Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

September 27, 2015 — Whole Enchilada Enduro, Moab, UT, Enduro racing on the Whole Enchilada Trail. Three options, including a two stage, one stage, and three stage option with 37 miles and 12, 920 feet of descending., Keith Darner, 719-221-1251, keith@chocolatebunnyproductions.com, chocolatebunnyproductions.com

October 3, 2015 — Wasatch 360 6 Hour Race, Utah Offroad Series, Utah Cup, Heber, UT, 6 hr MTB race with Solo, Duo, or Triple categories for men, women, & coed plus a Junior's category. Held in Heber City above the UVU Wasatch Campus. Proceed support Summit Bike Club and junior mountain biking in Utah., Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mj@webecycling.com, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

October 9-10, 2015 — Fall Fury, Utah Offroad Series, St. George, UT, Short track, cross country and downhill riding through St. George's Zen trail. Participants can choose which races within the Fall Fury they want to do. Want to do short track and cross country but skip downhill? No problem! You choose what you want to do!, Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, jordanbracken@gmail.com, Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

October 10-12, 2015 — Moab Rocks, Moab, UT, Incorporates Moab's best classic and new routes and combines them into a 3-day masterpiece of cross-country and timed descents in a fully supported format., Yuri Lortscher, 866-373-3376, info@transrockies.com, Kevin McDonald, 866-373-3376, info@transrockies.com, Kevin McDonald , 866-373-3376, kevin@transrockies.com, TransRockies.com

October 10, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #4, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, Eagle Mountain, UT, A new course is in the works for this race, utilizing the lower trails. First wave (Freshmen Boys) starts Saturday at 9:30 am. Bring your family and cowbells for a great day of fun, cheering your local high school team at our spectator-friendly 4-6 mile lap courses., Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

October 15-17, 2015 — Red Bull Rampage, Virgin, UT, Downhill, slopestyle and freeride MTB athletes will converge on the demanding terrain of Virgin, Utah to compete for glory in one of the biggest tests of skill and guts in the world. 10th annual!, Red Bull, 310-393-4647, noemail@cyclingutah.com, redbull.com/us/en/bike/events

October 16-17, 2015 — Huntsman World Senior Games Mountain Biking, St. George, UT, Must be 50 years or older. Three events: hill climb, downhill, and cross country. Expert, Sport and Beginner Skill Divisions., Kyle Case, 800-562-1268, hwsg@infowest.com, Merrill Barney, , seniorgames.net

October 24, 2015 — Moab Epic, AXS Series, Moab, UT, An MTB Safari – a 50+ mile cross country mountain bike adventure. Riders will race over 50+ miles on Moab's best single track and jeep roads, in a true Safari style adventure., Will Newcomer, 970-403-5320, 2015@gravityplay.com, gravityplay.com, moabepic.com

October 24, 2015 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #5, Utah High School Cycling League, St. George, UT, Races are for 9th through 12th grades only. Categories for individual scoring are Freshman, Sophomore, JV, and Varsity for boys and girls separately. Team scoring for division I, II, and III teams. Race starts Saturday at 9:30am. Bring your family and cowbells for a great day of fun cheering your local high school team at our spectator-friendly 4-6 mile lap courses., Lori Harward, 801-502-8516, 801-661-7988, lori@utahmtb.org, utahmtb.org

November 7-8, 2015 — 25 Hours of Frog Hollow, Frog Hollow Endurance Series, Hurricane, UT, Held Sat 10 am to Sun 10 am with the bonus double midnight lap due to the fallback time change. 13 mile long course in the UT desert combines sweet single track , with some technical sections, and great climbs., Cimarron Chacon, 970-759-3048, info@gropromotions.com, GROpromotions.com, 25hoursinfroghollow.com

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