The Revelstoke Cycling Association Fiver series resumes this week with a cross-country race this Wednesday, Sept. 11. This weeks race starts at Griffith Creek and ends at the Tantrum North trailhead. Registration is at 5:30 p.m. and the race starts at 6 p.m. You can find all the details here: http://bikerevelstoke.org/xc-race-series/ On Saturday, the second annual Revelstoke Women's Enduro takes place. More than 100 women will be racing all over Macpherson and Boulder, [...]
The results from the first two RCA Fiver races of the year are in! In the first Arrow Helicopters cross-country race on May 8, Brendan MacIntosh and Danika Medinski emerged on top of the men's and women's fields respectively. 18 racers tackled three laps of a circuit that included Yew R Here, Hemlock Groove, and a sprint up the road in between. In the men's race Macintosh's time of 40:28 was 14 [...]
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Wednesday night is your last chance to take part in the Arrow Helicopters XC Twoonie Series. Don't forget your lights for some racing in the dark on Black Forest and Stimulus. Click here for detailed course info and maps. See you on Wednesday!
Get your lights charged up for tomorrow evening's XC Race #6 which is brought to you by Arrow Helicopters. The course has not yet been made available but rest assured it will be fun riding with some friendly competition as always! Registration starts at 6:30pm - check back for more details. Click here to check out the results from the last race that was held on Sep. 16.
Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters is back! New this season we are holding a three race fall series. All the races will be run in the dark – lights are mandatory! The days may be getting shorter but that doesn’t mean we stop riding – if you have never tried racing at night it makes every trail seem brand new! The first race is September 16th at 7 pm [...]
Mt. Revelstoke Steamer Hill Climb - Saturday, Sept. 12 - 4 pm Registration closes Friday night on zone4.ca. Thanks to our presenting sponsor the 112 Restaurant as well as Flowt, La Baguette and The Modern for product donation. 112 Granfondo - Sunday, Sept. 13 - 10 am The last event in our road twoonie series this group ride will take riders out and back on Hwy 23N. Flowt DH Twoonie Series [...]
The Spring session of XC Races, hosted by Arrow Helicopters, concluded last week with a challenging circuit on the trails at RMR. The evening's overall winner was Seth Van Varseveld, seen above exiting the North Loop from Fault Line, he completed the circuit in 49:12. Kellen Viznaugh led the race up until a flat tire took him out of contention for the podium. Brendan MacIntosh traded places with Van Varseveld on the final [...]
If you've been wondering about the results from this Arrow Helicopters XC Race that took place back on June 3rd, here they are! Sorry for the delay in getting you all the details. The event was well attended and featured the endurance format that requires riders to ride as many laps as the can muster within a predetermined amount of time. The race organizer, Bart Jarmula, planned a course that allowed the [...]
Wednesday night's race was pedalling punishment to the participants with two grinding climbs which left the riders on shaky legs for the two fast and fun descents. The women were well represented with ten riders competing and in the men's field fifteen cyclists charged around the course. Click here for detailed results. Jeff Ferguson and Chris Argue: Pre-race strategizing or trash-talking? The race began with a short climb up Beaver Lake [...]
Come out and challenge this youthful bunch of strong riders at the Arrow Helicopters XC Race #2! Or you can challenge yourself and see how quickly you can descend Dusty Beaver. Be sure to be at the Griffith Creek FSR junction with Beaver Lake Road at Macpherson before 6:45pm. Click here for all the details.
Race #2: May 20th (register 6:20-6:45pm, start 7:00pm). Where: Start and finish is at the Griffith Creek FSR junction with Beaver Lake Road. This is located about 600m up the hill from the Griffith Creek trail map kiosk. To reach the start drive south from town on Hwy 23. Turn right onto Griffith Creek FSR (4.5 km from Hwy 23 and Big Eddy Road junction). Parking at the Start/Finish is limited although [...]
Wednesday Night XC Racing presented by Arrow Helicopters continues with the second race of the series on Wednesday, May 20th. The race starts at 7 pm but please come 30 minutes early to register. All racers need to have Cycling BC coverage. Please bring your Cycling BC card or receipt to the race with you please. If you have a number plate from previous races please bring it with you. The race [...]
Thanks to all 21 racers in attendance last night at the first Arrow Helicopters XC race of the season! The weather cooperated and although the light was fading fast all the riders made it across the finish before the sun was set. The 12km race opened with a solid sprint off the line down the forest service road which helped spread things out but more than a few riders over extended themselves in the [...]