Some of the toughest local mountain bike trails await you Saturday, April 1st, 2017 as the Brushy Mountain Cyclists Club presents this eigth annual mountain bike endurance race. Online Registration opens in January & usually fills up quick so don't miss out!
The 10th Annual Cycle to Serve Challenge will take place in Lenoir, NC, Saturday, May 13th. Participate in either the 100k (62.25miles), 40 mile, or 25 mile rides providing an organized scenic ride though the foothills of rural Caldwell County.
This classic mountain metric centruy finishes on top of Beech Mountain, a true test to even the strongest rider. On Saturday, May 20th 2017, this ride is sure to be a success! Will you succeed in climbing over 8000 feet?
Finally, an opportunity for kids to shine! On Saturday, May 20th bring the swimsuit, the bike, and the running shoes and join in at the Watauga County Swim Complex. Multiple age categories with varying distances: 8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15!
Celebrating the 42nd Anniversary, the Assult on Mount Mitchell is a classic that shouldn't be missed! This 102.7 mile ride provides an opportunity to 10 rest stops along the course for you to refill, refuel, and make mechanical adjustments as you tackle the 10,357 feet of climbing it'll take you to reach the top. This event takes place on MONDAY, May 15th, 2017.
A demanding route, which showcases the mountain communities of Watauga County, North Carolina, requires over 9,000 feet of total climbing. Highlights of the route include a 21-mile section of the Blue Ridge Parkway, a strenuous climb over the 4,500-foot gap at Snake Mountain, and a 10-mile "flat" on old US 421. This year marks the 19th Annual on Saturday, June 24th, 2017. Online Registration opens 2/1/17 at 8am & fills up quick so don't miss out!
This isn't your typical cycling event. A Gran Fondo is a unique cycling challenge- both a personal challenge and a serious competition. Timing chips allow riders to compete for fasteset time during designated sections of the course, then they enjoy the scenery during the rest of the event. Why not give the Boone race a try on Sunday, August 6th! You might get hooked and compete in the entire Gran Fondo Series!
Choose your poison on Saturday, August 12th and participate in either the 50, 75, or 100 mile option. This fully supported ride rolls through the lesser know beautiful Blue Ridge mountains in Ashe County.
The 12th Annual Watauga Lake Triathlon will take place in Butler, TN on Saturday, August 26th 2017 at 8am. The event includes a 1000 meter swim in a pristine lake, 35 kilometer hilly bike ride, and a challenging 8 kilometer run.
This Ladies ONLY event in August (date TBD) is geared towards expanding the community of female cyclists! With 3 route options available: 15, 32, or 47 miles this ride is perfect for all ability levels and ages!
The 2017 Cycle North Carolina "Mountains to the Coast" ride is a great opportunity to see our state from the best vantage point...September 30th - October 7th.
Dates to be determined, at the Fairgrounds! There's no better way to prepare for the NC Cyclocross Series races then this! Get your lungs and legs ready with weekly training races. We promise a well marked and well lit course that will give you a taste of the Boone-Town Throw-Down atmosphere!
Cyclocross, the steeplechase of bike racing! This race is is part of the NC Cyclocross Series- held at the High Country Fair Grounds-Date TBD. This year we'll be celebrating the 21st year of NC Cyclocross racing! Stay Tuned for details!