2019 RACE CALENDAR
Join Western PA race directors as they work together to showcase their local trails. The series includes multiple mountain bike races and a gravel stage race. Courses are fast and fun with classes for all ages and skill sets. Bring the family out and start racing with us!
4/27: TWO MILE RUN - FRANKLIN, PA
This will be the first of two races offered in the series from Race Director Rich Dalgren. Race includes expert, sport, novice, and kids classes. Fast and fun race course through Two Mile Run Park.
5/4 + 5/5: ROARING RUN RUMBLE - APOLLO, PA
Join Flat Tire Co. Bike Shop for a two day event focused on having fun and riding bikes. Come help raise funds for the Roaring Run Watershed Association!
DAY 1: Free bike demos and rides from Flat Tire Co. Bike Shop, Indiana Schwinn, and Trailflo Bikes. Rides hosted on both the rail trail and mountain bike trails.
DAY 2: Mountain bike races for expert, sport, novice, and kids races. Technical and fun race course through the Roaring Run mountain bike trails.
6/15: FAT TIRE CHALLENGE - SIGEL, PA
These trails are maintained annually just for this race, so come out and ride them while they are prime! Join race director Mike White for the 14th annual FTC. Races for expert, sport, novice, and the kids. This course offers riders a fun and challenging ride, get out there!
6/29 + 6/30: BUFFALO GORGE GRAVEL STAGE RACE - FREEPORT, PA
Presented by Worthington West Franklin Twp Fire Dept & South Buffalo Twp Vol Fire Dept. Come out and help raise funding for the VFD while enjoying a fun and challenging course from race director Mike Brown.
STAGE 1 - 30 miles of what western PA has to offer...rolling hills...3400+ feet of them. 50% of the route is dirt/gravel roads and the half is rural township roads including a no winter maintenance road.
STAGE 2- 30 miles of similar roads including 3 no winter maintenance roads and 4000+ feet of climbing. 50% of the stage are true dirt/gravel roads with the remaining being rural township roads.
7/27: SHANNOCK VALLEY RACE- RURAL VALLEY, PA
The 22nd annual Shannock Valley Race offers something for everyone! Part of the Shannock Valley Community Festival there is a full day of activites including a 5K, mountain bike race, food vendors, music, and rides. Grab the family and come out to enjoy. Races include expert, sport, novice, highschool, and a kids event.
8/10: TWO MILE RUN - FRANKLIN, PA
Join Race Director Rich Dalgren for the second Two Mile Run installment in the BTW series. Race includes expert, sport, novice, highschool, and kids classes. Fast and fun race course through Two Mile Run Park.
9/21: PEANUT BUTTER FESTIVAL - NEW BETHLEHEM, PA
The final race in the Bike The Wilds Series. Particpants must be present to receive their overall awards, so don’t miss this! Join Race Director Clint Hetrick for a fun day of single track riding, distances for expert, novice, highschool, and kids classes.
More info on race registration, distances, and more to come.