PRE-riding will be available on Sat. Oct 2nd for XC#4 which is the same course as XC#1 ….7.2 mile lap. NO pre-riding on race days. Warm up at Snow Valley’s parking lot at the west end before the race.
Don’t forget….each race is an individual event for awards.
NO LICENSE is required to race any of our events this season again.
SEE new information each race for staging & awards!
(VIP SOLD OUT FOR SEASON 2021) Still have some VIP Packages available for 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 for best price.
FREE Kid’s Races for 11 & under at XC#4. NEW START TIME: 9:45am
IF some Covid restrictions are still in effect: Per San Bern. County & State guidelines & restrictions, we will update each race. Face coverings may still be recommended while not on your bike. We will update the week before each of the races as to all changes. Looking good at this time for us to at least have mass starts & spectators.
Scroll down for more info on start times & laps per class.
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.
XC#4 course is a 7.2 mile lap….. Course Map: click here
Pre-riding only available on Oct. 2nd….9-5pm. NO PRE-RIDING ON RACE DAYS! Warm up on race day in Snow Valley’s parking lot on the west end (no cars).
• 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
ALL THE INFO BELOW WILL BE UPDATED PRIOR TO RACE DAY.
FREE Camping will be available on Saturday night before XC#4. Pls email us to let BEV know you will be camping & approx. arrival time & more info available then. End of season sale in bike shop, as well.
•9:00 – 5:00 pm Registration & pre-riding Saturday, Oct. 2nd with number plates passed out on race day only.
FEE WAIVED FOR XC#4……Bike park fee of $10 or $5 for juniors will be in effect for registered racers. If you have an XC race series season pass, or bike park season pass, NO cost to pre-ride.
SUNDAY – Cross Country race with mass starts assigned. Waves in categories
PLEASE – Help us keep racing by following any restrictions that may apply at the time of each race day.
Spectators will be welcomed. Kid’s race will return.
• 7:30 – 11:00 am – Check in & number plate pickup, in office near start line. VIP racers, pls need to still check in at office. Staging times will posted on race day. •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. Each race is an individual event. An additional award…..Overall awards will be given to the top 5 overall finishers in each category at the end of the season. “Overall” awards will be determined by total points earned throughout the season for best 3 of 4 races. You could race 2 events & still qualify. You MUST race the series final on Sunday, Oct 3rd to qualify for the overall award, with a 2 race minimum requirement. Double points for race #4 on Oct. 3rd. TIE Breaker: if there is a tie after race #4, the racer who placed highest at #4 will be declared the winner.
Again, 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 announce & present all the award winners to take their place on the podium. Beginners approx. 12 noon, Sport approx 12:30pm, Pro/Experts approx 1:30pm or sooner as racers finish in each category.
Raffle prizes will be announced prior to each category award ceremony. All who enter to race are automatically entered in the raffle.
PRO/Expert MEN – in addition to individual category awards at each XC series race, all Pro & Expert Men racing 3 laps 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 $45
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.
• $50 – Online Registration (deadline to register online will be Sat. night 8pm)
• $60 – Race Day Registration
• $30 – Junior (18 & under)
• $25 – High School Team Member
• $60 – Tandems
• $180 – Season Pass ( 4 XC series races paid prior to XC#1) Jrs. 18 & under $100
• $205 – Season Pass (4 XC series races) w/ VIP Package…. Jrs. $125
FREE KID’S RACES ARE BACK starting with XC#2 on July 25th. Helmets required. Tricycles welcome, too. NEW start time of 9:45am, just prior to the Sport/Beginner race. PLEASE register at each race by 9:30am
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. SOLD OUT!
NO food trucks available for XC#4 on Oct. 3rd. We will be selling deli sandwiches, chips & drinks like in the past for those who are interested, plus Snow Valley will have their BBQ happening, as well.
Reminder: Pls. no racing with any ear buds or anything else that may obstruct your hearing for others to call to pass you if needed. It’s a safety thing for everyone.