Utah Mountain Bike Racing Calendar

2014 Utah Weekly MTB Race Series Bike Events Calendar (Regular Event Schedule is Below)

Mt. Ogden Midweek XC Race SeriesSnowbasin Resort, UT, June – August, Check for dates, Registration- 5pm-6:30pm at Grizzly Center, Race Start: 6:30., Ben Towery, 801-389-7247, teamexcelerator@gmail.com, mtogdenraceseries.com, bebikes.com

April 29-August 26, 2014 — Mid-Week Mountain Bike Race Series, Mid-Week MTB Race Series, Park City, Draper, and Solitude, UT, Races are on Tuesdayevenings. Registration begins at 5:30, kids race at 6:00 and main event at 6:30.April to August., Brooke Howard, 385-227-5741, brooke@midweekmtb.com, midweekmtb.com, facebook.com/midweekmtb

April 30-August 13, 2014 — Sundance/Soldier Hollow Weekly Race Series, WWRS, Soldier Hollow, UT, Wednesday nights, May – Aug. Venue alternates between Soldier Hollow and Sundance, 6:30 pm. Pros/Experts 1hr race time, Sports 45mins, Beginners 30mins. 2014 Dates: Soldier Hollow: April 30; May 14; June 4, 18; July 2,16, 30;Aug 13; Sundance: May 7, 21, 28; June 11, 25; July 9, 23; Aug 6, Tyson , 435-200-3239, 801.223.4849, races@euclidoutdoors.com, weeklyraceseries.com

May 7-August 6, 2014 — Sundance/Soldier Hollow Weekly Race Series, WWRS, Sundance, UT, Wednesday nights, May – Aug. Venue alternates between Soldier Hollow and Sundance, 6:30 pm. Pros/Experts 1hr race time, Sports 45mins, Beginners 30mins. 2014 Dates: Soldier Hollow: April 30; May 14; June 4, 18; July 2,16, 30;Aug 13; Sundance: May 7, 21, 28; June 11, 25; July 9, 23; Aug 6, Tyson , 435-200-3239, 801.223.4849, races@euclidoutdoors.com, weeklyraceseries.com

2014 Utah Mountain Bike Racing Event Calendar

May 3, 2014 — Moab Enduro Cup, Enduro Cup Series, Moab, UT, Race the Magnificent 7 trail system covering 17.5 miles in four timed stages totalling 6.5 miles with 1,800ft descending and 650ft ascending., Jessica Kunzer, 801-349-4612, jkunzer@mtsports.com, endurocupmtb.com

May 10, 2014 — 9th Annual Racers Cycle Service's Call to Sundance, Intermountain Cup, Sundance Resort, UT, XC, 2 loops: a 7.1-mile topping out at 7100 ft, and the small 0.5-mile lowest part of Archies Loop, First race starts at 8 am for U9, 8:30 am for U12, others 9:30 am., Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, intermountaincup.com

May 17, 2014 — Iron Will MTB Race, Bluffdale, UT, First ever 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 24-26, 2014 — Sundance Showdown DH and Super-D, Go-Ride Gravity Series
, Sundance Resort, UT, Super-D Saturday, DH Monday., Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

May 24, 2014 — Wimmers XC at Sherwood Hills, CANCELLED, Intermountain Cup, Logan, UT, Sherwood Hills Resort, Multiple laps, winding single track through trees, 9 am., Kayleen Ames, 435-757-4310, amespromoting@comcast.net, Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, intermountaincup.com, amespromoting.com

May 26, 2014 — Stan Crane Memorial XC Race, Intermountain Cup, Draper Trail Days, Draper, UT, 8th annual. Monday race, Great XC course start/finish at the equestrian center, about 80% single-track on a 9.8-mi loop, Total elevation 1100'/lap, first start at 8:15 am for U12, others at 9 am., Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, intermountaincup.com

June 7, 2014 — Sundance Single Speed Challenge, Sundance Resort, UT, 7th Annual. As the only TRUE Single Speed Race in Utah the Sundance Challenge proves to be an incredible event. Single Speeders get a unique chance to race head to head in this event. A purest category, Single Speed draws in many who feel a connection to the roots of Mountain Biking., Czar Johnson, 801-223-4121, 801.223.4849, czarj@sundance-utah.com, sundanceresort.com/explore/sum_biking_races.html

June 7, 2014 — Wasatch Back 50, USC Series, Heber, UT, 2 25 Mile laps, the premier urban 50 miler on Onetrack!!!! 25 mile option for jrs' and adults., Bob Saffell, info@raceuscs.com, raceuscs.com

June 14, 2014 — Desert Scorpion Mountain Bike Race, Intermountain Cup, Dugway, UT, Race on Dugway Proving Ground's new mtb trail, primarily singletrack, desert and mountain terrain, Curt Fortie, 435-831-2318, john.c.fortie.naf@mail.mil, Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, dugwaymwr.com/dpg_crd.html, utahbikeracing.com

June 21, 2014 — 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

July 5, 2014 — The Rage at Snowbird – UT State Championship, Intermountain Cup, Snowbird, UT, Snowbird,Utah State Open XC Championship, Open to all, Event starts at 8000' near the Snowbird Center (Entry 2). Course: 4-mile loop, with 800' of climbing per lap, First race starts at 8:10am for U9, 8:30am next start., Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, intermountaincup.com

July 5, 2014 — 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., Paul Huddle, 760-635-1795, 760-936-7459, huddle@multisports.com, fireroadcycling.com

July 12, 2014 — The Crusher in the Tushar, American Ultra Cross Series, Beaver, UT, A 70 mile “roadirt” race exploring Southern Utah's Tushar Mt. range. 10,500+ ft. of climbing. A near-perfect 50/50% split between pavement and dirt fire-roads and a traverse of some of Utah's highest and most scenic roads., Burke Swindlehurst, roadirt@msn.com, tusharcrusher.com

July 19, 2014 — Park City Enduro Cup, Enduro Cup Series, Park City, UT, A mandatory stop on North American Enduro Tour. Unique course for both professional and amateur athletes., Jessica Kunzer, 801-349-4612, jkunzer@mtsports.com, endurocupmtb.com

July 19-20, 2014 — Utah Adventure Games, POSTPONED until 2015, Snowbird, UT, Highlights include MTB clinics for all ability levels on Saturday, including kids- with Sunday featuring fun rides, as well as competitive events- a MTB hill climb, and a dirt crit for cash prizes., Paul Oelerich, 415-233-3514, paul@utahadvjournal.com, utahadvjournal.com

July 25, 2014 — Nordic Valley MTB Opening, Utah Offroad Series, Utah Cup, Eden, UT, at Nordic Valley, Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mjeturner@summitbikeclub.org, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

July 26, 2014 — The Chris Allaire Solitude Cup, Intermountain Cup, Solitude Resort, UT, Course combines Cruiser (upper) and Serenity (lower) loops, First start at 8:15am., Kelly Peterson, 801-233-1400, race@intermountaincup.com, intermountaincup.com

July 31, 2014 — 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 8-9, 2014 — Nordic Valley Squirrel Chase, Utah Offroad Series, Utah Cup, Eden, UT, at Nordic Valley, USAC Nationals qualifier, short track XC and XC, Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mjeturner@summitbikeclub.org, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

August 15-17, 2014 — Flyin' Brian Gravity Festival, Go-Ride Gravity Series, Brian Head, UT, Practice opens on friday, August 15th at noon. The downhill is on Saturday, August 16th. Dark Hollow Super D is on Sunday, August 17th., Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

August 23, 2014 — Moab Big Mountain Enduro, Big Mountain Enduro Series, Moab, UT, Epic, backcountry and lift-accessed enduro racing., Sarah Rawley, 720-407-6142, sarah@bigmountainenduro.com, Brandon Ontiveros, 303-551-4813, info@bigmountainenduro.com, bigmountainenduro.com

August 23, 2014 — 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, mjeturner@summitbikeclub.org, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

August 29-30, 2014 — Nordic Valley Octoberfest, Utah Offroad Series, Utah Cup, Eden, UT, at Nordic Valley, USAC Nationals qualifier, short track XC on Friday, XC and DH on Saturday, IMCCC mtb race, collegiate and public and licensed categories, Utah Cup finals, Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mjeturner@summitbikeclub.org, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

August 30, 2014 — 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

August 31-September 1, 2014 — Canyonball Downhill and Super D, Go-Ride Gravity Series, Park City, UT, Held at The Canyons Resort, super-D on Sunday, downhill on Monday, Ron Lindley, 801-375-3231, info@utahdh.org, go-ride.com, utahdh.org

September 5-6, 2014 — 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 13, 2014 — 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 13, 2014 — Draper Fall Classic 50, USC Series, Draper, UT, 2 25 Mile laps, the premier urban 50 miler on Onetrack!!!! 25 mile option for jrs' and adults., Bob Saffell, info@raceuscs.com, raceuscs.com

September 13, 2014 — 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/35th-annual-snowbird-bicycle-hill-climb/

September 20, 2014 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #2, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, Provo, 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 21, 2014 — 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 27, 2014 — 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 27, 2014 — Wolverine Fall Classic, Utah Offroad Series, Heber, UT, collegiate and licensed and public categories, held at Utah Valley University's Heber campus, 3111 N. Campus Way, Michael John Turner, 801-664-6351, mjeturner@summitbikeclub.org, Karl Redel, karl@webecycling.com, webecycling.com

September 28, 2014 — Red Bull Rampage, Virgin, UT, Slopestyle jump contest in Utah's desert, Red Bull, 310-393-4647, noemail@cyclingutah.com, redbull.com/us/en/bike/events

October 4, 2014 — Adventure Xstream Moab 30 hr, AXS Series, Moab, UT, Solo racers and teams will kayak, trek, rappel, and mountain bike through the Moab Canyon Country, 30 hours of multisport racing., Will Newcomer, 970-403-5320, 2014@gravityplay.com, gravityplay.com

October 4, 2014 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #3, Utah High School Cycling League, Round Valley, 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

October 11-13, 2014 — 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, TransRockies.com

October 11, 2014 — Utah High School Cycling League Race #4, Utah High School Cycling League Race Series, Snowbasin, 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 13-14, 2014 — 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 17-18, 2014 — Fall Fury, Utah Offroad Series, St. George, UT, Two days of racing. Starts at Zen trailhead. Cross Country, Short Track and Downhill racing. Do one course or race them all. USA Cycling event, Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, jordanbracken@gmail.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

October 25, 2014 — Utah High School Cycling League State Championships, 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 1-2, 2014 — 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