Junior (14-under): 1 lap 8 miles | Novice/Novice HS (High School Riders): 2 lap 16 miles | Sport/Sport HS/Single-Speed: 3 laps 24 miles | HS Sport Girls: 2 laps 16 miles | HS Expert Girls: 3 laps 24 miles | Expert/SS Expert/Pro: 4 laps 32 miles
Race Features The MTB Challenge has a 1-lap Junior division, a 2-lap Novice and Novice High School division, 3 laps for Sport, High School Sport and Single Speed divisions, and a 4-lap Expert/SS Expert and Pro division. Each lap is 8 miles of challenging, scenic, fast single track trails, up and down the foothills surrounding Folsom Lake. The High School divisions for Novice, Sport and Expert will have their own start waves.
The MTB Challenge race course is on multi-use trails within the Granite Bay State Park on Folsom Lake. The course features a fun, challenging combination of twisting single-track, wide double track, rolling cross-country with some sand and a bit of pavement. The course is perfect for first-timers and exciting fun for all levels. Please be respectful of other trail users including hikers and equestrian riders in this state park. All events are rain or shine, the course is great to ride in all weather.
Feed Zones: Feed zones will be located on the course serving bottles of cold water, and Electrolyte beverage.
From the Bay Area take Interstate 80
east to Douglas Blvd.
From Reno take Interstate 80 west to
State Park on Folsom lake is located at the end of Douglas Blvd, 5-6 miles East
of I-80. Turn right at the third stop sign after entering the park for the
Granite Beach parking lot. There is a $10 vehicle charge for day-use or $125
for an annual pass.
Listening devices of any kind: MP3, IPod, headphones, etcare not allowed. Helmets must be worn and buckled on the bike at all times. TBF Racing always needs volunteers to help keep our events organized, safe, and fun. If you or a friend would like to volunteer, please email [email protected] or read more information about our Race for Free Athlete Volunteer program.