Alsea Falls MTB Festival and OBRA State XC Champs

 

 

 

WOW!

 

Back for more in 2015 on August 8th and 9th for 2 days of events with a the OBRA State Championships on  Saturday August 8th.

We may even have a movie night Saturday….outside and once again fund raise for trails.

Saturday afternoon after the OBRA State Championships  fund raise with Team Dirt and Take some shuttle rides to the top after your BBQ starting at 4pm

Please join Mudslinger Events, OBRA and riders from all over the NW for some fun!

Old or new bikes, Hardtail, Fat-Bike,  Full Squish, 4,5,6 inches or more are welcome at Alsea Falls.

 

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Patrick Means looking at his glasses prior to the start of the race…he is fast and a great ambassador to mountain biking

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Date: August 8th

Event Type: Cross Country OBRA State Championships

Registration Closes August 6th at noon…day of is available…please come early if you want to camp, this will be one busy season at Alsea Falls!

Start time: 9am for Juniors and 11am for all others and

Register Starting 12/24/14

AP_NEW

5.00 per rider will go to the BLM for the trail system

300 Person Maximum riders

 

  • Dec 24, 2014
    12:00:00 AM PST

    • Registration opens
    • Adults, $40
    • Juniors, $15
  • May 15th
    • Adults, $42
    • Juniors, $15
  • Jul 1, 2015
    12:00:00 AM PDT

    • Price increase
    • Adults, $45
    • Juniors, $20
  • Aug 6th, 2015
    5pm PM PDT

    • Pre-Registration closes

Distances and course to be determined as new trails are added…if you thought last year was amazing, this year will be insane!

Day of registration starts at 7:30am and closes 30 minutes prior to your start time

Categories and Staging (Flat and fast start to the first gravel road) amazing course!

9am Junior Men and Women 10-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18  (1 Hr Course)

11am Elite Men and Expert Men

11:02 Elite Women and Expert Women

11:03  19-29, 30-39 Men

11:04 Singlespeed men and Women

11:07 40-49, 50-59 and 60+ men

11:10 Sport Men and Sport Women

11:11 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+ women

11:12 Novice Men and Women all

BBQ for all included!

Shuttles after to support Team Dirt at 4pm Saturday and All day Sunday! Extra charge….see Teamdirt.org

More to come

Shuttle Day Sunday 8/9 to support Team Dirt and extra event Saturday afternoon

$5.00 from every registration goes to the BLM for maintenance and improvements to the area and with your help Mudslinger Events donated  over 1000.00 in 2014 to further the Alsea Falls Trail Project!

 

 

 

Estimated Distances for 2015 with even more sweet trails

Novice and Juniors 10 miles

Sport, Clydesdale’s 200+ and age groups 20 Miles

Expert and Elite, SS 25 Miles

GPS files to come after the new trail sections are complete this coming spring/summer 2015

 

 

 

 

 

Please be patient when passing and go with the flow please!

 

This area is a BLM area in development with IMBA as 10 miles of new trail go in over the next few years.

Local IMBA Chapter Team Dirt is actively working on this area and needs your help. Check out teamdirt.org and the calendar to get on board with a trail work day

The area is a hidden gem and after the initial investment in the area by the BLM over the next few years this area will not be quite as hidden

Whats Included

  • A Super fun course with excellent trails for all levels
  • Camping the night before (Come early)
  • Swimming at Alsea Falls
  • Post event BBQ for all on Saturday and after the Shuttle day Sunday

 

 

 

 

 

FAQ Where is Alsea Falls?

 

 

View Larger Map From Eugene HWY 99 North to Monroe, Proceed through Monroe and Turn Left at the ALpine Cutoff or Alpine RD and proceed 14 miles to the Event From Corvallis HWY 99 South to Alpine RD, then 14 miles to the Event site Parking is accessed off of South Fork Rd via Fall Creek access rd. Signs will point to RACE and please note that when you are parked you are parked for the duration of the event. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO PARK IN THIS AREA IF YOU ARE COMING TO SPECTATE AS PARKING IS AVAILABLE AT THE ALSEA FALLS DAY USE AREA (FEE APPLIES) What to expect from the course               SPECIAL COURSE NOTE: New trail section springboard for your racing satisfaction, be prepared for many dips and rollers and do not overcook it or you could endo   SAFETY EMT ON SITE, AND NO CELL SERVICE EXCEPT FOR AT THE END OF THE PAVED CLIMB….SO PLEASE BE A BIT EXTRA CAREFUL FIRST AIDE KIT AT THE LAP POINT WITH WATER AND HAMMER NUTRITION Good news is the course has quite a bit of tree’s so if the weather is hot or cool you will be under cover.

 

 

Staging  (see above for Categories and age groups) This event starts at 11am to allow plenty of driving time, packet pickup on site 8:30am until 10am…YES you can register the day of….We will close online reg down Thursday 8/6/15 at 5pm

Wave 1 at 10:30am (5 Mile starter Loop and 500 ft of Climbing with plenty of room for passing) Elite Men, Expert (Cat 1) Men all Elite Women and Expert (Cat 1) Women all  and SS Men and Women Sport (Cat 2) men all and Clydesdales 200+ Sport (Cat 2) Women all  Junior Men and Women all Novice (Cat 3) Men and Women all Cash 3 deep for top 3 men and women for the Series Event at 1pm Burgers for all up to 200 unless you are pre entered then you will be guaranteed a burger

 


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