July will see the start of the Mountain Bike racing season in New Brunswick with three big events, all offering something distinctive for everyone. Don’t forget your general membership is only $30 and covers you for all NB events and provides a discount in club events. Ride with us! Avec nous, ça roule!
On Sunday, July 10th one of the most anticipated returns in New Brunswick takes place. The Return to White Rock. Organized by the Codiac Cycling Trails the XCO event takes place at the legendary White Rock Recreational Area in Hillsborough. With a number of different categories on offer, there is sure to be a race to satisfy everyone from the recreational racer to the most competitive. Preregistration is available, and more information on the race can be found by visiting the Facebook Event Page.
On Sunday, July 17th a new event will take place in Minto. The Coal Miner’s Lung MTB Race will see competitors compete in 20km, 40km, and 60km races for both women and men. There’s also a special “Darth Vader” category for 60km racers. With food and drink options and special post race entertainment, there will sure to be something for everyone. Preregistrasion is avaliable, as well as more information on the Facebook Event Page.
Provincial championships in DH and XCO will take place over the course of the Adrenaline Bike Festival at the Sugarloaf Bike Park in Campbellton. From the 22 to the 24th, the bike Park will be hosting their annual competitions, with a number of event. On the 23rd there will be two DH races, and a XCE race for everyone to compete in. On the 24th, the XCO Provincial Championships take place in the morning followed by the DH Provincial Championships in the afternoon. More information on the event, as well as the Sugarloaf Bike Park can be found at their website, or by visiting their Facebook Page.
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