Rumble at 18 Road
Cross Country Mountain Bike Race in Fruita, Colorado
April 19th 2014
Nationals Qualifier! Top 10 riders in each class and category qualify to compete in USA Cycling National Championships!
All registrations are online only. There is no race day registration. Here is the link.
This is a USA Cycling Sanctioned Event. You must have a valid USA Cycling License. If you do not have a license, we have made purchasing one easy! You will be given your options for purchase during registration.
Dates: April 19th, 2014
Race Location: The famous 18 Road Trails in Fruita, Colorado. (Please note location of Start / Finish / Staging / Parking).
Special Thank you: This race could not happen without the efforts of the BLM and your public lands. Let’s cooperate and leave it nicer than we found it so we can come back for years to come! All or part of this operation is conducted on public lands under special permit from the US Bureau of Land Management, BLM Permit # CO-130-14-007
- PLEASE NOTE: There is no race day registration available. Register Online!
- Register early. We have a 450 athlete cap on this event, and it will fill up fast!
- Regular Registration Ends: April 17th, 2014 at 10pm mst. or until field full.
Licenses: If you don’t have a USA Cycling License, you may purchase a one day($5), or annual($60) license during the registration process. Cat 1 and Pro must have an annual license.
How to Register: Online Registration is HERE! until 17 April or until field is full!
Accommodations: Sponsor and Host Hotel is America’s Best Value Inn, 754 Horizon Dr, Grand Junction, CO. Call 800-544-3782 or book online and use Corporate/Promotion Code 18R for a 15% discount.
Camping: 18 Road Campgrounds on the Web
This is your land! Let’s all work together to leave it better than we found it. Here are a few camping tips:
- Leave no trace, pack it in, pack it out.
- Bring your own Firewood.
- Always use a firepan
- Do not leave your campfires unattended.
- More Low Impact Camping tips can be found here!
Race Packet Pickup:
- 04/18/2013 LTR Sports 2470 Patterson Road #3, Grand Junction, Colorado 81505 – 3pm until 7pm
- 04/19/2013, At venue from 630am until noon.
Refunds? Sorry, no refunds.
Awards: Medals to top 3 in each Category.
Pro Purse: Female and Male is 1st – $350, 2nd – $250, 3rd – $150
Saturday 19 April 2013, Cross Country Schedule:
- 06:30 am – 11:00 am On Site Packet Pickup
- 06:30 am - Course Open for Inspection
- 07:30 am – Racer Meeting / Staging: Cat 1 Juniors / Cat2 / Cat3 / Cat 2 Juniors / Cat 3 Juniors / Junior 13-14 / Junior 11-12/ Junior 5-10
- 08:00 am – Start: Cat 1 Juniors / Cat2 / Cat3 / Cat 2 Juniors / Cat 3 Juniors / Junior 13-14 / Junior 11-12/ Junior 5-10
- 10:30 am – Racer Meeting / Staging: Single Speed / Cat1 / Pro
- 11:00 pm – Start: Single Speed / Cat1 / Pro
- 11:30 pm – Awards: Cat 1 Juniors / Cat2 / Cat3 / Cat 2 Juniors / Cat 3 Juniors / Junior 13-14 / Junior 11-12/ Junior 5-10
- 3:00 pm – Awards: Single Speed / Cat1 / Pro
|Cross Country – 19 April 2013|
|1 Lap = 10.6 Miles, 700′ of climbing.|
|Fastest Lap, 38 minutes|
|Junior 11-14, app 1hr 10 min.|
|1 Lap 10 and under = 3.5 Miles, 200′ of climbing|
|Junior 10 and under, app 25 minutes|
|The Start Times below may change! Please check schedule on Race Day!|
|08:00:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Jr||17-18||2 Laps||55|
|08:00:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Jr||15-16||2 Laps||55|
|08:04:00 AM||Female||Cat 1||Jr||17-18||2 Laps||55|
|08:04:00 AM||Female||Cat 1||Jr||15-16||2 Laps||55|
|08:06:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||19-29||2 Laps||55|
|08:08:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||30-34||2 Laps||55|
|08:08:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||35-39||2 Laps||55|
|08:10:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||40-44||2 Laps||55|
|08:10:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||45-49||2 Laps||55|
|08:10:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Open||50-59||2 Laps||55|
|08:12:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Open||19-29||1 Lap||55|
|08:14:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Open||30-39||1 Lap||55|
|08:16:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Open||40-49||1 Lap||55|
|08:16:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Open||50-59||1 Lap||55|
|08:18:00 AM||Female||Cat 2||Open||19-29||1 Lap||55|
|08:20:00 AM||Female||Cat 2||Open||30-39||1 Lap||55|
|08:22:00 AM||Female||Cat 2||Open||40-49||1 Lap||55|
|08:24:00 AM||Female||Cat 3||Open||19-29||1 Lap||55|
|08:24:00 AM||Female||Cat 3||Open||30-39||1 Lap||55|
|08:26:00 AM||Female||Cat 3||Open||40-49||1 Lap||55|
|08:28:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Jr||15-16||1 Lap||55|
|08:28:00 AM||Male||Cat 2||Jr||17-18||1 Lap||55|
|08:30:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Jr||15-16||1 Lap||55|
|08:30:00 AM||Male||Cat 3||Jr||17-18||1 Lap||55|
|08:32:00 AM||Female||Cat 2||Jr||15-18||1 Lap||55|
|08:34:00 AM||Female||Cat 3||Jr||15-18||1 Lap||55|
|08:36:00 AM||Male||Junior||Jr||13-14||1 Lap||45|
|08:38:00 AM||Male||Junior||Jr||11-12||1 Lap||45|
|08:40:00 AM||Female||Junior||Jr||13-14||1 Lap||45|
|08:42:00 AM||Female||Junior||Jr||11-12||1 Lap||45|
|08:44:00 AM||Male||Junior||Jr||9-10||1 Jr Lap||Free*|
|08:46:00 AM||Female||Junior||Jr||9-10||1 Jr Lap||Free*|
|08:48:00 AM||Mixed||Junior||Youth||8 & under||1 Jr Lap||Free*|
|11:00:00 AM||Male||Pro||Open||3 Laps||65|
|11:02:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Open||19-24||3 Laps||55|
|11:02:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Open||25-29||3 Laps||55|
|11:04:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Open||30-39||3 Laps||55|
|11:06:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Open||40-49||3 Laps||55|
|11:08:00 AM||Male||Cat 1||Open||50-59||3 Laps||55|
|11:10:00 AM||Male||SS||Open||3 Laps||55|
|11:12:00 AM||Female||Pro||Open||3 Laps||65|
|11:14:00 AM||Male||Open||Open||60+||2 Laps||55|
|11:16:00 AM||Female||Cat 1||Open||19-29||2 Laps||55|
|11:18:00 AM||Female||Cat 1||Open||30-39||2 Laps||55|
|11:20:00 AM||Female||Cat 1||Open||40-49||2 Laps||55|
|11:22:00 AM||Female||SS||Open||2 Laps||55|
|11:24:00 AM||Female||Open||Open||50-59||1 Lap||55|
|11:24:00 AM||Female||Open||Open||60+||1 Lap||55|
|* Will still need a one day license|
Race Course Information, GPS Files and Maps
Rumble at 18 Road – Course Map and Elevation – Overview (pdf file)
How to get there:
NOTE: The parking, staging and start / finish is not at the 18 road campgrounds. We are in the lower desert. Get to Fruita, Colorado (Interstate 70, Exit 19), Go North on Cherry Until Ottley, Go East on Ottley until Maple (17 1/2), -North on Maple (17 1/2) until N 3/10, East on N 3/10 Until 18 Road, North on 18 Road 3.2 miles, Cross Cattle guard, at BLM Sign, turn Right. Take this road 2 miles to Parking Area.
*Just in case, here is a link to directions and a map: Directions to Start – Finish – Staging.
Bike Service, Ship your bike, Trail Beta, Race Intel, New Bike?
Stop by or give the guys at LTR Sports in Grand Junction a shout, they can get you dialed!
Website: ltrsports.com Email Constact: email@example.com or Call: 970-257-7678
The top five riders in these categories and age-groups will be extended USAC Regional Development Camp invitations: Category 2: 15/16 male, 15/16 female, 17/18 male, 17/18 female. The invitations may be used for 2014 or 2015 camps. Athletes that are 14 years old must qualify through the 15/16 category. Results in the 13/14 category will not be counted toward camp qualification.
USA Cycling’s Regional Talent ID Camps are well staffed, with USAC certified coaches and mechanics. The camp introduces athletes to USA Cycling’s development pathway while also providing USA Cycling the opportunity to evaluate talent. Each USA Cycling Regional Talent ID Camp includes five days of activities, including field testing and other selection activities. Camp staff includes the camp manager, lead coach, assistant coaches, athlete alumni, mechanics, and ride leaders. Information about the camps can be found here: http://www.usacycling.org/regional-talent-id-camps.htm
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