Southern California's Bike Park and only Cross Country Ski Area! With over 15 miles of great trails.
RIM NORDIC CROSS COUNTRY SERIES
Over 25 years of mtn. bike racing!
2019 XC MTB Schedule: May 19, July 14, Aug 11 & Sept 8 (Finals)
DOUBLE points for series final day – Sept 8 – Will count 3 of 4 races for overall award & you must attend the finals.
NO LICENSE is required to race any of our events this season again.
NEW START TIMES! See below!
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. Don’t forget to sign up before the first race so you can use your number plate at all 4 races! Easy sign in each race!
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.
Team/Shop Competition. A little change from last season…..points will be the same for all placings, no matter what class. Teams & member listings must be submitted no later than first race on May 19th.
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
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
• 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration / Packet Pickup
Pre-ride cost: $10 bike park fee.
SUNDAY – Cross Country NEW START TIMES!!!
• 7:30 – 11:00 am Registration / Packet Pickup •10:00 am – Race Starts – Beginner & Sport • 11:00 am – Race Starts – Pro Women / Expert Women & Open Singlespeed • 11:30 am – 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 best 3 of 4 races. You MUST race the series final on Sept 8th to qualify for the overall award, with a 2 race minimum requirement. Double points for race #4 on Sept 8th.
Again, this season will be an overall award for the Team/Shop competition. Team lists MUST be submitted no later than 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
• $140 – Season Pass ( 4 XC series races) Jrs. 18 & under $80
• $165 – Season Pass (4 XC series races) w/ VIP Package Jrs. $105
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 after sport class racers.
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! Sign up online so you can use your number plate @ all 4 events.