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Short's Glacial Hills Challenge

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Short's Glacial Hills Challenge - Mountain Bike Race
Sunday  Aug  21th, 2016

Race Location:
Glacial Hills Trailhead  Finish Downtown in Bellaire, Michigan
Race Start & Event parking @ Bellaire John R Rodger Elementary 

Event Description:
Cross Country MTB race  MMBA CPS Points Series race

Course Description:
Trail is approx. 11 miles per lap of Single and Dbl track trails

Time Schedule: 

Saturday Aug 20th
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 21th   2016

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


Required Equipment:
No License Required, ANSI Approved Helmet
Bicycle in proper working order, Lap counting ability and a Competitive spirit

General Information:
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 2016 MMBA CPS cross country race series!

Event Sponsors:
Short's Brewing Company, Shanty Creek Resorts, Paddles & Pedals, Rapid Fire, Velocity, King Orchards, Strider, Gordon Water

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 rasing 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

Event Fees: Add $5 for day of race registrations

14 & Under Beg. & Kids races $10.00
Sport & Beginner Classes $35.00
Expert & Elite Classes $40.00

race age as of 12-31-2016

Classes:
Elite & Expert race  10:00am race start
Elite Men - 3 laps $ to top 3-5
Elite Women - 3 laps $ to top 3-5
Expert 29 & Under - 3 laps $ to top 3
Expert 30-39 - 3 Laps $ to top 3
Expert 40-49 - 3 Laps $ to top 3
Expert 50+ 3 Laps $ to top 3
Expert Women - 3 laps $ to top 3
Elite/expert Single Speed - 3 laps $ to top 3
NEW
Some SPORT classes will start at 10am after the expert/elite racers
SPORT Classes 19-29  2 laps
Sport 30-34 2 laps
Sport 35-39 2 laps
Sport 40-44 2 laps
Sport 45-49 2 laps

Sport/Beginner race  12:30pm race start  Awards to top 2 laps
Sport Women 15 - 18 2 laps
Sport Women 39 & Under
Sport Women 40 & Over
Sport 14 & under
Sport Men 15-18
Sport 50-59
Sport 60-69
Sport 70+ Masters
FatBike Open
Sport Clydesdale 200+ lbs
Sport/Beg. Single Speed 2 laps
Beginner classes race start 12:40pm
Awards to top 3 - All Beg classes 1 Lap
10 & Under Boys & Girls  1 lap
Women 11 - 14    1 lap
11-14 Boys   1 lap
Women 15-18  1 laps
Women 19 & Over   1 laps
Men 15-18   1 laps
19-29   1 laps
30-39   1 laps
40-49   1 laps
50+ Masters   1 laps
Beg. Clydesdale 200+ lbs    1 laps   

King Orchards Kids races 2:00pm
Strider 2, 3, 4 & 5 year olds, 6 & Under and 7-12  Awards to all!

race age as of 12-31-2016    Fun Promotions LLC  Grand Rapids, Mich 

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