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Over 1000!

For those of you not watching the Bike Reg confirmed riders list, 1034 racers have signed up as of this morning 1-23-12. I would imagine a sellout in mid February so be careful playing the wait and see game.....

More dirt, less pavement!

All three courses now include about an additional .06 miles of two track on the south end of Otis Lake. The change eliminates 1 mile of pavement and replaces it with 1.6 miles of challenging dirt two-track! The maps have been updated....

New wrinkle to the race

The Ultra CX Series requires each venue to include at least one dismount in the race. I have found one forest road with a sandy climb about 35 yards long, most likely everyone would have to run this section. It is about 5 miles from...

Half full in 4 weeks!

That's right! We have sold 750 entries to the 2012 event so far. This years race is capped at 1500 racers so there are only 750 spots available. Will they be gone by February 1st?...

Ultra CX Series

Let me know if you are competing in the series so we can include your result for series points. Just email me to let me know. Pertains to 61 milers only....

Fat Bike category added!

Check it out, category #[27] has been added to Bike Reg, Fat Bikes with at least 3.7" tires are now included in the 35 mile race. (no 23 or 61 mile option)...

365 racers in 24 hours!

Wow, you guys love dirt road racing! We have already registered 365 racers in 24 hours. Only 1500 spots available, don't be left out in the cold. If you are looking to get some good Barry-Roubaix training in before March 24th, sign up for Southern...

Men and Women Open course set at 61 miles

We have made it official, the big race will be one lap for 2012 and the distance is approximately 61 miles long. The website has been updated with new maps and links for your review. Registration opens this Saturday, December 3rd at 12 noon!...

Shorter Men and Women Open course?

We have researched a separate but shorter course (54 miles give or take) for the 65 mile race to avoid a 2 lap circuit. Would you like to see this implemented for 2012? Please vote for your choice at this link....

2012 Registration info

The 2012 race will take place on March 24th. Registration will open at noon on December 3rd 2011. The race will be capped at 1500 entrants to make sure we can handle the growth of this popular race and still hold a quality event. Bike Reg will...