Sunday, April 30, 2006 -- Big Bear Lake - Bruceton Mills, WV - 2006 WVMBA Point Series Race
Big Bear Lake Bike Classic - WVMBA #2 (iPO Event Id#: 7321)
The course starts on a one-mile stretch of pavement, which spreads the field before jumping into tight winding single track. Nearly all of the 21 miles of racing is in single/double track. This extremely fast and technical course is full of large embedded rocks, which provide wide grin racing for all skill levels. All expert racers will do a 21 mile loop. Sport racers will do a 16 mile loop. Beginner racers will do a shortened 7-mile loop. Two water stations are provided along the course.
The kid's race will be held at 10:00 Sunday morning just before the adult race. Young racers will be treated to a true "in the woods" kids course. All kid racers will receive medals and a hand dipped ice cream cone from the Big Bear County Store. Having the kid's race on Sunday provides a unique opportunity for the entire family to participate in a mountain bike event. Classes are ages 6 through 12, both girls and boys.
Times are: Registration opens at 9:00 am Kids race at 10:00 am Start Time: Sport and Beginner 11:30 am & Expert 12:00 noon
Classes: All WVMBA point classes, Beginner Under 30, and 30+
Prize Table: All expert classes will receive at least 100% cash payback purse and a $30 season pass to bike Big Bear. Prizes will be awarded at least 4 deep depending on class size to all other classes.
Post Race: Pasta dinner free to all racers. Showers and bike wash are provided.
Fees: Kids Race $5.00, Main Event WVMBA members $30.00, non-members $35.00
Directions: Off I-68 exit # 29 Hazelton, WV, follows signs 3 miles south to Big Bear Lake.
Camping on site: Primitive $5.00 per person, RV and Tent sites $10.00 per person.
Motel: Maple Leaf Motel, Bruceton Mills, WV, 304-379-4075
For more Race Information: Contact Mark Schooley at 304-379-4382
For more about Big Bear Lake: Go to www.BigBearWV.com
|TITLE:||Big Bear Lake Bike Classic - WVMBA #2|
|WHEN:||Sun, 30 Apr, 2006 @ 12:00pm|
|WHERE:||Bruceton Mills (Big Bear Lake), WV|
|CONTACT:||Bob Vernon (304) 594-3484 E-mail|
|AFFILIATES:||WVMBA Point Series|