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Northstar Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series Northstar Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series

Northstar Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series

 

Northstar California's downhill terrain offers the perfect venue for our thrilling and challenging downhill race series. There are more than 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in.  The top three competitors in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race and at the conclusion of the series, based on cumulative points. Race after party and awards will be held on the Big Springs Day Lodge deck at mid-mountain. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or half an hour after the final competitor finishes).

 

Time

Races start at 12:30 p.m. (Livewire Classic will start at 12:00 p.m.).

All racers must register and/or check-in by 10:00 a.m. in the Tickets & Season Pass Office.

 

Race Fees + Registration

Entry Fee: $47 (lift ticket not included, racer lift tickets are $37)

Pro purse add-on: $10 cash per rider, per race

Registration for DH Race #5 will be online or in person on the morning of the race from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. in the Village at Northstar Tickets & Season Pass Office. All racers must register and/or check-in by 10:00 a.m. in the Tickets & Season Pass Office. Chainless registration will be at the top of the course only (must bring $15 cash and be registered in the downhill race). Helmets are required. Format will be a one-run race. USA Cycling license is not required. All racers must complete the Mountain Bike Release of Liability prior to racing. Please call 1.800.466.6784 for more information. Racer lift tickets are not included in the entry fee. Racer lift tickets are $37 each with proof of registration and can be purchased when you register for the race.

Register Online

 

Gatorade Guaranteed Pro Purse

Pro Racers will each pay $10 with registration. Final Pro Purse Amount will be dependent on total Pro Men, Women, and Vet racers.

  Men Women Vet Men
1st $100
$100
$75
2nd $75
$50
$50
3rd $25 $25 $25

 

Livewire Classic Gatorade Guaranteed Pro Purse
Pro Racers will each pay $10 with registration. Final Pro Purse Amount will be dependent on total Pro Men, Women, and Vet racers.

  Men Women Vet Men
1st $150
$150
$100
2nd $100
$100
$75
3rd $50 $50 $25

 

Race Dates + Results

#1 Jun 15 - Dog Bone (Vista Short Course) | Results (.pdf)

  • Start just above Tryumph/500 Road, finish at the bottom of Vista Chair
  • Pro/EX - Dog Bone top to bottom
  • Sport/Beginner - Speed Control to Pho Dogg

#2 Jun 29 - Boondocks | Results (.pdf)

  • All classes will run the same course
  • Start at top of Boonies, finish TBD

#3 Jul 27 - Sticks & Stones | Results (.pdf)

  • Start at the top of Vista Chair
  • Pro/EX - Sticks & Stones top to bottom
  • Sport/Beginner - Sticks to Speed Control (via Twigs & Berries connector) to Lower Sticks & Stones

#4 Aug 10 - Karpiel | Results (.pdf)

  • Start at Drop-Off (winter) timing shack just below Karpiel/Sticks split, finish at the bottom of Vista Chair
  • Pro/Expert - Karpiel top to bottom, Waterfall to Vietnam
  • Sport/Beginner - Karpiel to Speed Control to Pho-Dogg

#5 Aug 31 - Livewire Classic

  • Registration will be from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (or online with the link below)
  • Chainless registration will be at the top of the course only. Must bring $15 cash and be registered in the downhill race.
  • Livewire top to bottom, start at entrance to Zone 1, finish TBD
  • Pro/Ex - must hit Zone 3 step-up to step-off
  • Sport/Beginner - Zone 3 step-up optional

Register Online

 

Classes, Rules & Standings

2014 Downhill Race Classes

2014 General Race Rules

2014 Standings Rules

2014 Standings (after 3 of 5 events)

 

 


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