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Red River Harder than Hell
Mountain Bike Race
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CANCELLED--

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HARDER THAN HELL MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE
--CANCELLED--

Red River Ski Area
DUE TO LACK OF REGISTRATIONS THIS MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

 

 

Location: 

Red River Ski Area nestled in the beautiful Carson National Forest located in northern New Mexico.

Registration:

Registration at the Red River Chamber of Commerce by snail mail or e-mail must be received no later than August 1st by 5pm. Go to www.active.com for online registration or download the registration form at www.RedRiverMountainBikeRace.com.  *Please sign the waiver on the back of the registration form.

Late Registration:

Capos Italian Restaurant Friday, August 24th from 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. and Last Minute Registration is Saturday, August 25th from 6:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. at the Lift House Bar & Grill *Please sign the waiver on the back of the registration form.

Fees:

Registration - $30 - (Ends August 1st) includes event t-shirt  - Dependent on availability
Late Registration - $35 - (August 2nd - August 24th) t-shirts are an additional $10


RACE DESCRIPTION
All categories will climb from bottom of ski area to the top.
(Loops on top begin after the Hill Climb)

 

Cat 1/Pro will do 5 loops on top......... 4,450 ft. total vertical gain.................... 14.5 miles

Cat 2 will do 3 loops on top................ 3,350 ft. vertical gain............................... 9.9 miles

Cat 3 will do 1 loop on top.................. 2,250 ft. vertical gain............................... 5.3 miles    

Multiple loops must be completed to meet the required distance for each category.  If you are Pro or Single Speed please check the appropriate box.

2011 Race Results
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FRIDAY 24TH
FREE FUN SPRINT starts at 3:00 p.m.
- Begins at the base of the Platinum ski lift at approximately 8,800 ft.  You will sprint up Prospector’s Trail to Gold Blvd. looping back down to Platinum Blvd.  The sprint goes through approximately one mile of the Red River Ski Area.  This will give you the opportunity to acclimate and win sime FUN PRIZES!

SATURDAY 25TH

Cross Country starts at 9:00 a.m. to Noon - Begins with a Hill Climb behind the Lift House Bar and Grill, at the bottom of the “Face” (corner of Pioneer St. and River St.). - Race Elevation begins at 8,800 ft. and ascends to approximately 10,300 ft.  The XC race is a double looped five mile course with a 1,600 vertical foot climb.  This course has a three to eight percent grade, with both single track and improved jeep trails that run beneath the Platinum ski lift.  This is a beautiful challenging course that will bring the extreme mountain biker out of anyone! 

Additional switchbacks have been added at the beginning of the race.

Racer's Awards Ceremony and After Party at 1:30 p.m. - At "The Tip Restaurant" following the Race.

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HELPFUL LINKS:

Lodges offering discounts:
Alpine Lodge: 800-252-2333

This event is organized by the Red River Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Red River Bike Club.  Event Director: Rebecca E. Sanchez, Event Chairperson: Frank Venaglia-owner Capos Corner.
 
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