NW Cup Downhill MTB Series: Race #3 at Mt. Hood Skibowl


Mt. Hood Skibowl
87000 E Highway 26, Government Camp, Oregon 97028

Enjoy a weekend of thrills as the Northwest Cup tour shifts gears for round three at the Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl May 27-29, 2016.

Here is the weekends schedule:

• Friday May 27: Registration is from 1pm to 5pm. Training/Race is 2pm to 6pm – all categories.

• Saturday, May 28: Registration from 9am to 5pm. Training/Race: 10am to 2pm for CAT II & Cat III, 2pm to 5pm for PRO & Cat I, seeding run PRO/JR EXP 5:45pm.

• Sunday, May 29: Registration from 8:30am to 9:00am. Training 9am to 10am – one run only. 10:20am – Racer meeting at the finish. 11am – Start!

Spectators are welcome and encouraged to watch as PRO/CAT I contestants race from the peak of Skibowl at 5,100 feet, down the Cannonball run, reaching speeds up to 50 mph, then through the technical Woods trail, finishing at the Skibowl West base area. If you have never seen a downhill mountain bike race, this is an awsome opportunity to see some brave people race down a mountain on two wheels! Non racers can enjoy the over 20 attractions at the Adventure Park during their weekend stay.

The Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl was one of the first areas in the nation to provide lift assisted mountain biking. That tradition continues today, 28 years later, with miles of trails accessed by two chairlifts. Bike and helmet rentals are available on site.

Team Skibowl

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