Just a reminder that pre-registration closes at noon on Saturday.
We will open registration at 5 p.m. Saturday Hillside at Shanty Creek Resort for the Short’s short course Enduro and glacial Hills cross country race on Sunday. Enduro runs from 6-8pm please join us….more riders are needed.
Sunday day of opens at 8:00am at John R Elementary School in Bellaire…. Race parking and start from this location.
Glacial Hills Trailhead Finish Downtown in Bellaire, Michigan
Race Start & Event parking @ John R Elementary School in Bellaire
Cross Country MTB race MMBA CPS Points Series race
Trail is approx. 11 miles per lap of Single and Dbl track trails
Time Schedule: Saturday Aug 19th
6-9:30pm Short’s Glacial Hills Challange @ Shanty Creek Resort – packet pick up/racer check in/Pasta dinner/Short’s Tap Takeover!
Saturday Aug 19th Short’s Short course Enduro at Shanty Creek Resort Saturday night Aug 19th 6-8pm. Approximately 90 sec – 2min per run/lap.
Racers will each get timed 2 runs … qualifying top 4 riders in each class for one 2 lap 4 up race. Open Advanced, Open Men’s, Open Women’s, Clydesdale and Jr 16&under.
The Short’s Short course Enduro happens during our registration check in…at Shanty Creek Resort, Short’s tap takeover, pasta dinner. The Saturday night Short’s Short course Enduro is the day before our Short’s glacial Hills challenge mountain bike race on Sunday Aug 20th.
Slalom Gates, short climb, down some stairs past the pool, little down and little up in full view from the lodge. Racers will qualify one at a time then the Top 4 line up for a elbows out – Head 2 Head 2 Head 2 Head TWO lap final race… pretty fun course if I do say so myself!
$15 pre registration, $20 day of. 15 min of open pratice then timing begins. Short’s brewing company has come on board as our sponsor for the event… Racing for beer and swag! 6-9:30pm Short’s Glacial Hills Challange @ Shanty Creek Resort – packet pick up/racer check in/Pasta dinner/Short’s Tap Takeover!
Sunday Aug 20th 2017
8:30am – 12pm Late Registration and Pre-Registration # Pickup at John R Rodger Elementary 6535 John R Rodger Rd School parking Lot
Race Start & Event parking @ Bellaire John R Rodger Elementary 6535 John R Rodger Rd
10:00am Cross Country Race #1 Elite & Expert classes 3 laps and Sport 19-49 classes Sport classes 2 laps
12:30pm Cross Country Race #2 Sport classes 2 laps annd All Beginners Classes 1 Lap
1:00pm Awards for Race #1
2:00pm King Orchards Kids Races – Awards to all
2:30pm Awards for Sport & Beginner races
No License Required, ANSI Approved Helmet
Bicycle in proper working order, Lap counting ability and a Competitive spirit
Race Start & Event parking @ Bellaire John R Rodger Elementary 6535 John R Rodger Rd 2 race starts 10am & 12:30pm
$cash in Purses – $50% Payback for Both men’s and women’s elite and $25% for all Expert classes!
King Orchards Kids races with Awards to all young riders!
Over 100 awards, Prize Drawings for all participants! Ideal Family fun, Spectators welcome free of charge.
Your best 5 races count for the 2017 MMBA CPS cross country race series!
Contact & Additional Information:
Fun Promotions LLC 616-453-4245
Paddles & Pedals 231-533-4449
the official lodging partner is Shanty Creek Resorts – 800-678-4111 Special lodging rates mention “Glacial Hills”
This is a fund raising event for Friends of Glacial Hills, a portion of race sponsorships +
a donation of $5.00 per racer support this great trail system. – Fun Promotions LLC