Southern California's Bike Park and only Cross Country Ski Area!With over 13 miles of great trails.
RIM NORDIC CROSS
Over 20 years of mtn. bike racing!
2017 XC MTB Schedule: May 21, July 9, & Aug 6 (Finals)
NO So Cal. Mtn. Stage Race or Autumn Cup event this season. Only 3 XC races.
NO LICENSE of any kind is required to race any of our events this season.
VIP Package available again this season. For $25, receive a custom plastic number plate with your name on it, special VIP t-shirt, 10-20% off bike accessories in the shop & more from our sponsors. Easy sign in each race!
Also, fun “Novice” course for 2017 : short, easy 1-2 mile course, mostly flat trail with plenty of room to pass for all ages from 8-80! Everyone is a winner! This Novice race is a FREE race for the entire season ! Helmets & signed releases are required. NO license required. Start time to be announced.
KID’S RACE: FREE kid’s race at each of our xc series events for ages 10 & under. Includes t-shirt, custom medals & number plates for all participants with extra goodies provided by Rim Nordic. Sign up on race day. Helmets & releases required. Start time to be announced.
( Pre-register online for the Novice race or sign up on race day. This is a different course from the KID’s Race. Pls. only enter kids in one of these on race day, NOT both.)
Scroll down for more info on start times & laps per class.
For The XC Race Series Registration Form, Click Below.
For The VIP Package Reg. Form, Click Below
For The Novice Registration Form, Click Below.
Rim Nordic Ski Area, 5 miles east of Running Springs, on the way to Big Bear Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains, across from Snow Valley Mtn. Resort.
7-9 mile lap with half single track, half fire roads with elevation gain minimum of 700′ per lap, depending on the “course of the day”. Courses will vary from race to race. Races held rain or shine.
• Pro/Expert Men – 3 laps | • Pro/Expert Women – 3 laps
• Expert Men 50+ – 2 laps | • Expert Women 40+ – 2 laps
• Sport Men & Wm – 2 laps
• Beginner Men & Women – 1 lap
• Tandems – up to 2 laps
SUNDAY – Cross Country
• 7:30 – 11:30 am Registration / Packet Pickup
• 10:00 am – Race Starts – Beginner / Tandems
• 11:00am – Race Starts – Sport / Tandems
• 12:00 noon – Race Starts – Pro Women / Expert Women
• 12:30pm – Race Starts – Pro Men / Expert Men
Awards will be given out 3 deep in every category , 5 deep for 10 or more participants for each of the above races. Overall awards will be given to the top 5 overall finishers in each category. ” Overall” awards will be determined by total points earned throughout the season for all 3 races. You MUST race the series final on Aug 6th. to qualify for the overall award, with a 2 race minimum requirement.
Again, this season will be an overall award for the Team/Shop competition. We will have a NEW format for the teams. Will post soon as to team point schedule & requirements. Team lists MUST be submitted before the first race.
Award ceremonies follow each category finish. No need to remain all day for an award ceremony.
PRO/Expert MEN – in addition to individual category awards at each XC series race, all will compete against each other for the 5 fastest times of the day to earn $CASH$ prizes as follows: 1st $100, 2nd $75, 3rd $60, 4th $50, 5th $40
PRO/Expert WOMEN – 1st $60, 2nd $50, 3rd $40 …..with a minimum of 6 racers, all racing 3 laps.
RELEASE FORM: All racers must sign release forms. Racers under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign the release forms. If neither are not available on race day, a form may be forwarded in advance by mail.
• $40 – Early Registration, postmarked 5 days prior to race
• $45 – Race Day Registration
• $25 – Junior (18 & under)
• $20 – High School Team Member
• $50 – Tandems
• $105 – Season Pass ( 3 XC series races) Jrs. 18 & under $60
• $130 – Season Pass (3 XC series races) w/ VIP Package Jrs. $85
FREE kid’s race at each of our xc series events for ages 10 & under. Includes t-shirt, custom medals & number plates for all participants with extra goodies provided by Rim Nordic. Sign up on race day. Helmets & releases required. Start time immediately after the Pro/Expert Men (approx 12:45 or sooner). PLEASE, we appreciate kids only racing either this event or the Novice; NOT both on race day.
V.I.P. Package SPECIAL: $25 to receive a custom plastic number plate with your name on it to use for the entire season, one time sign up for all races (season pass or pay as you go & just sign in) 10-20% off bike accessories in the shop and products each race from our sponsors. Free t-shirt to first 50 sign ups AND MORE!