XC Series - Saturdays: June 27, & July 18, Sundays - Aug 16 & Series Final - Sept 13th
Southern California's Bike Park and only Cross Country Ski Area! With over 15 miles of great trails.
RIM NORDIC CROSS COUNTRY SERIES
Mountain bike racing since 1994!
2020 XC MTB Races: Saturdays: June 27, July 18, Sundays: Aug 16 & Series Final - Sept 13th
ACCEPTING ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY – until 5pm on Sat. Aug. 15th for XC#3 . No race day registration at this time.
Photo gallery up for 7-18-20 race from Promotion Photos: click here
First 2 races are on Saturdays, Aug & Sept are on Sundays. DOUBLE points for series final – Sunday, Sept 13th – 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.
SEE new information each race for staging & awards!
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! Pls., still register online if you are paying per race.
NO Kid’s Races on the small loop at this time!
NO SPECTATORS (parents ok!) or any gatherings at the event per CDC & San Bern. County & State guidelines & restrictions. Face coverings now mandatory when you are not on your bike, as of June 19th for all Californians.
AS OF JULY 20th ….changes have been made under times & awards!!! Please read & email if you have any questions. Watch for updates as it gets closer to race day.
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.
August 16th event: A few changes to the course for next race. Will post map as soon as it’s marked for pre-riding.
• Pro/Expert Men – 3 laps | • Pro/Expert Women – 3 laps
• Expert Men 50+ – 2 laps | • Expert Women 40+ – 2 laps
• Sport Men & Women – 2 laps
• Beginner Men & Women – 1 lap
Saturday, Aug. 15th: FREE Camping available for registered racers. Email us for more info…firstname.lastname@example.org.
•10:00 – 5:00 pm Registration & pre-riding. Number plates passed out on race day.
(All courses will be marked at least the weekend before each race. Bike park fee of $10 will be in effect. If you have an XC race series season pass, NO cost to pre-ride when course is marked, at least one week before race)
SUNDAY – Cross Country
Time Trial-style starts: one person at a time, 20 sec. a part, using assigned start times & count down clock for XC#3. DON’T be late for your start…you will be put in the back of the Class! QR code will be available as well as start list on race morning. Computer random start order will be used.
Line up & stage 6′ apart, in classes/categories AT LEAST 5 minutes before your assigned start time.
PLEASE – NO gathering together while staging.
Remember….NO spectators other than parents, NO Kid’s Races at this time.
• 7:30 – 11:00 am – Check in & number plate pickup, in office near start line. •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
( TIMES for other races may change depending on COVID19 situation. Will update each race.)
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 Sunday, Sept 13th to qualify for the overall award, with a 2 race minimum requirement. Double points for race #4 on Sept 13th.
“NEW” – This season for Teams awards….NO Team lists needed. This season Team/Shop award for the top 3 Teams/Shops. NO requirements other than team jersey must be worn during the race. Team member placing counted down 20 places. Come one, come all!
We will attempt to announce all the award winners to take their place on our podium, 6′ apart from each other. Beginners approx. 12 noon, Sport approx 12:30pm, Pro/Experts approx 1:30pm. Any changes will be announced or posted.
Still working on the raffle winners for picking up your prize. More to follow.
PRO/Expert MEN – in addition to individual category awards at each XC series race, all Por & Expert Men 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 $100, 2nd $75, 3rd $60 …..with a minimum of 6 racers, all racing 3 laps.
RELEASE FORM: Release forms are now included on your online registration. Racers under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign the release forms.
• $45 – Early Registration, online by Wednesday, prior to race
• $55 – Race Day Registration
• $25 – Junior (18 & under)
• $20 – High School Team Member
• $50 – Tandems
• $160 – Season Pass ( 4 XC series races paid prior to XC#1) Jrs. 18 & under $80
• $185 – Season Pass (4 XC series races) w/ VIP Package Jrs. $105
Kid’s Races are postponed until further notice.
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.
August 16th race: we will have the food truck onsite, again. Check them out: Nick Nack BBQ Shack