Fort Lewis College Cross Country Race

 



It's back! In case you did not know it, The IHBC knows a thing or two about Mountain Bike Racing (1990 World Championships / 14 National Championships / 2001 World Cup) and we are hitting the dirt for another year with a new course utilizing some of the best terrain in Durango - start and finish at Fort Lewis College.

Start Fort Lewis College on Talon Dr., turn left into the “Factory Trails”, utilize some of the trails in the area before descending down “Humane Society” hill adjacent to Ted’s Rental on Goeglein, turn left and up Goeglein for 110 yards to right on paved driveway up to Windham Resorts property keeping right to Zip Line trail, right down the Quarry, left on Horse Gulch Road. Continue up Horse Gulch road to right at Telegraph Trail to do the Meadow Loop in a counter clockwise direction, right on Stacey’s, right on Meadow, right on Drop Over, left on Horse Gulch Road. All classes turn right onto Rocky Road the Cat B and Cat C riders turn left onto EZ then left onto lower Flame Out to Zip Line trail to exit of Snakecharmer. A racers keep right on Rocky Road to the top of Raider Ridge (Black Dirt), left onto Ridge trail, left onto Snakecharmer then right onto Zip Line. All racers then continue on Zip line, taking right short cut to Powerline, then right on Powerline left on Tawker crossing Goeglein to Squawker up to Rim Trail going east, before left onto Talon Dr. behind

Centennial Apartments to Finish.
A Loop – 9 miles
B/C Loop – 8 miles



Course Map

When:

Sunday May 25 2014, 8:30 AM

Where:

Fort Lewis College Durango, CO.

Registration Fee: $65 for PRO / $60 For All Others

Important Information:

Category details subject to change

If the event is cancelled due to weather there will be no reimbursement nor event postponement

Rider Information:

Fort Lewis College Mountain Bike Race: Need to know information: Sunday May 25, 2014

- Category start times are posted on website and subject to slight variations. Be at start/finish area 30 minutes before scheduled start time.

- Parking is available throughout the Fort Lewis Campus.

- Riders will be staged at Fort Lewis College. Start times are posted on our website and subject to change up until May 25.

- It is a lap style course that has a combination of pavement, dual track, and single track.

- Course will be marked (with exception of paved areas) on May 24. Course alterations may take place due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

- Riders can also receive feed zone support (not provided by event) at the Factory Trails Area of Fort Lewis College. Being self sufficient with food/water/tools is best solution.

- When on course please be aware of the possibility of people entering the trails as the course is restricted but not closed. This holds true for the pavement sections also, keep your head up and looking out for your safety.

- There will be a 15 minute protest period after each race. Results will be posted near stage at 9th Street and Main Avenue. If you miss the protest period the results cannot be changed.

- There will be Course Marshall's on the course in different locations as well as Emergency Medical Personnel in area. If you see an injured rider, or an issue with the course please alert a Marshall.

- If you have to drop out of race please alert the Officials at the Start/Finish, we do not want to have a search party out looking for you if there is not a need.

Category Start Time Race Duration Prizes/Purse Places
A Men (Pro Cat 1) 8:30am 27 miles $2,000 15
 A High School 8:32am 18miles Prizes 3
A (Cat 1) 40-49 8:32am 18 miles $300 3
A (Cat 1) 50-59 8:32am 18 miles $200 3
A (Cat 1) 60+ 8:32am 18 miles $100 3
Men Single Speed 8:34am 18 miles $500 3
A  Women(Pro/ Cat 1) 8:38am 18 miles $2,000 15
A High School 8:40am 18 miles Prizes 3
A (Cat 1) 40-49 8:40am 18 miles $300 3
A (Cat 1) 50-59 8:40am 18 miles $200 3
A (Cat 1) 60+ 8:40am 18 miles $100 3
Women Single Speed 8:42am 18 miles $500 3
Category Start Time Race Duration Prizes/Purse Places
B Men (Cat 2) 19-39 10:00am 16 Miles $500 3
B High School Boys 10:00am 16 Miles Prizes 3
B (Cat 2) 40-49 10:00am 16 Miles $300 3
B (Cat 2) 50-59 10:00am 16 Miles $150 3
B (Cat 2) 60+ 10:00am 16 Miles $100 3
Vintage 10:04am 16 miles Vintage Prizes 3
Clydesdale 10:06am 16 Miles Prizes 3
B Women (Cat 2) 19-39 10:08am 16 Miles $500 3
B High School Girls 10:08am 16 Miles Prizes 3
B (Cat 2) 40-49 10:08am 16 Miles $300 3
B (Cat 2) 50-59 10:08am 16 Miles $150 3
B (Cat 2) 60+ 10:08am 16 Miles $100 3
C Men (Cat 3) 19-39 10:10am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C High School/10-14 Boys 10:10am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 40-49 10:10am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 50-59 10:10am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 60+ 10:10am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C Women (Cat 3) 19-39 10:12am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C High School/10-14 Girls 10:12am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 40-49 10:12am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 50-59 10:12am 8 Miles Prizes 3
C (Cat 3) 60+ 10:12am 8 Miles Prizes 3

Download a Course Narrative