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04/28
Saturday
9:00 AM to
2:00 PM

CANCELLED :: Mt. Bachelor Fat Bike Freeride Rally & Race

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Get ready for the fourth annual Fat Bike Freeride Rally and Race at Mt. Bachelor!

Bring your own bike. Registration and the rally are FREE! This is a fat bike only event with Milky Way being the accessible trail to ride off of Sunshine lift.

There will be prizes for the top 3 racers in the Milky Way Time Trial – First place takes home a Mt. Bachelor Bike Park Pass! Don’t miss out on this awesome event and join us for an exciting day of Fat Bike Fun!

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 04/28, 9:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Mt Bachelor
Event Address: 13000 SW Century Dr 97709

04/28
Saturday
10am to
4pm

Bike Park 242 Work Party

We need your help!

We are so excited to see the park come together, but we still have work to do! Join us this weekend and bring the whole family- there’s plenty to help with. Please join us Saturday and/or Sunday 10am to 4pm.

We will need assistance on the following:

  • Shaping beginner & intermediate jump lines
  • Rock removal: pump tracks & jump lines
  • Weeding: small & large pump track

Please bring: gloves & good work shoes.
Additionally, if you have a flathead shovel or metal rake please feel free to bring along for use. We do have tools on hand as well!

We look forward to seeing you out there!

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 04/28, 10am
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Bike Park 242
Event Address: Bike Park 242

05/03
Thursday
6:30 PM to
8:00 PM

Basic Bike Maintenance

blazin-bike-maintJoin Blazin Saddles for a FREE basic bike maintenance class Thursday, May 3rd 6:30PM – 8:00PM!

Learn how to fix a flat as well as the basics of bike maintenance and mechanics!

Beverages and snacks provided. Bring yourself and an optimistic attitude, and we will provide everything else!

All ages welcome.
Limited to 15 people!
Must RSVP by calling the shop 541-719-1213

Event Details

Event Date: Thursday, 05/03, 6:30 PM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Blazin Saddles
Event Address: 413 W. Hood Ave. Sisters, OR 97759
Entry Fee: FREE

05/12
Saturday
6:00 AM

The 2018 Chainbreaker XC MTB Race

Presented by the Bend Endurance Academy

This is the 21th annual Cascade Chainbreaker presented by the Bend Endurance Academy.

While the Two Bulls fire impacted the area in 2014, the conditions are improving every year and damaged trails are being restored every spring. Riders take several trips through the stadium area to make spectating and cheering fun for families, along with free kids races, food and drinks available on site.

The cross-country race is the part of the Oregon Off Road Series which encourages racers from across Oregon to travel to select races over the duration of the season.

For more information, visit the Bend Endurance Academy website.

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 05/12, 6:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Skyline Forest
Event Address: 18720 Bull Springs Rd., Bend, OR 97701
Entry Fee: See Website

05/27
Sunday
8:00 AM to
3:00 PM

The Sisters Stampede — Oregon’s Largest Bike Race

Race your bike on the beautiful Peterson Ridge Trail in Sisters, Oregon on May 27th, 2018

Sisters Stampede MTB Race

The Sisters Stampede, now in its sixth year, became the largest cross country MTB race in Oregon in 2011, and continues every Memorial day weekend as the largest and one of the best mountain biking experiences of the season. The race is held on the Peterson Ridge Trail Network and there is something for everyone with 26 different race categories, and a party at the finish line!

Mileage options: 12mi. (Novice/juniors), 27mi. (Elite, Expert, Sport, SS, Clydes)

Each entrant will get a registration bag with items and coupons provided by our generous sponsors. Entrants will also receive a custom pair of Stampede socks, post race recovery food, a Three Creeks beer (over 21), professional timing, and memories to last a lifetime!

$1,000 Cash prizes for top three Men and Women (overall). Overall Men’s winner, and Women’s winner will receive a custom Stampede belt buckle, one-night lodging at Five Pine Lodge, and Dinner for two at Three Creeks Brewing. Top three overall winners are placed in their individual categories and are eligible for category prizes too. Each Category winner will get a 21oz. mug from Three Creeks Brewing. Other prizes and raffle items will include products from Sisters Coffee, Blazin Saddles and more!

Take advantage of Memorial day weekend and make it a family affair.

For more information, visit the Website: Sisters Stampede website.

Event Details

Event Date: Sunday, 05/27, 8:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Peterson Ridge Trail System
Event Address: Peterson Ridge Rd, Bend, OR 97701
Entry Fee: See Website

06/10
Sunday
7:00 AM

The FootZone Dirty Half

The Classic Bend Oregon Half Marathon Trail Race

FootZone Dirty Half MarathonLocated out on the Phil’s trail system, the Dirty Half race will run the same direction as in 2017 to comply with directional trails out at Phil’s. The Dirty Half is a staple to the Central Oregon trail running community. The first wave of runners begin at 7:00 am sharp!

Where: The Dirty Half starts and finishes at Ruff Wear – 2843 NW Lolo Drive Bend, Oregon 97701.

Aid Stations: Five aid stations serving water and electrolyte drink.

Post Race: We will have post-race goodies with tasty food provided by local greats at the finish. Enjoy some Deschutes Brewery’s award-winning Down and Dirty Ale while you listen to music in the beer garden.

Packet Pick Up: FootZone in Downtown Bend, 842 Wall St., 10am – 6pm.

For more information, visit the Dirty Half Trail Race website.

Event Details

Event Date: Sunday, 06/10, 7:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Ruff Wear
Event Address: 2843 NW Lolo Drive Bend, Oregon 97701
Entry Fee: See Website

06/16
Saturday
8:00 AM to
6:00 PM

The Best of Both

The Best of Both” is a unique bicycle race to be staged in the beautiful mountain town of Bend, Oregon, on June 16th, 2018. The event is the first of its kind to combine road cycling and mountain bike riding within one conclusive race distance, bringing a cross-section of competitive bike racers together for the first time to compete head-to-head. The event has multiple options for rides of all levels of fitness and ability, with an Open Pro Men and Women solo race, an amateur race a Team Relay.

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 06/16, 8:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: The Wanoga snow park. Evening awards at 10 Barrel Brewing HQ
Event Address: The Cascade Lakes Highway
Entry Fee: Category dependent $130 – $145

07/07
Saturday
6:00 AM

Ochoco 100K/50K Trail Runs

Ochoco Trail RunsThe Ochoco Trail Runs offer spectacular views of the Cascade Range. The trail winds through mixed conifer forest, old growth ponderosa pine, and many open meadows. During the Spring and Summer months there is an abundance of wildflowers in the meadows along the course. Wildlife include wild horses, elk, deer, and coyotes. All of the races start and finish at Walton Sno Park.

The course begins with a gentle downhill on a nice dirt road as you head out of Walton Sno park. After 2.8 miles you will veer off onto rolling single track. You will come to Spring Aid Station (AS #1) at mile 5.3. From there, you will begin a 1400 foot descent over 3.8 miles. The course then hits a dirt road for about 1 mile on your way to Ochoco Creek Aid Station (AS #2) -the lowest point on the course.

Leaving AS #2, you begin your climb to the Lookout Mountain Summit gaining 3000ft in 7.8 miles. This section is entirely single track passing several meadows and incredible views of the Cascades in the distance. As you near the summit the trail gets more rocky and technical. Once you are on top of Lookout Mountain take moment to enjoy the view! You will make your way to Lookout Mountain Shelter Aid Station (AS #3).

After refueling at Lookout Mtn Shelter AS, you begin your descent of1400 ft over the next 3.7 miles to Upper Lookout Mountain Trailhead Aid Station (AS#4). From AS #4 you will start making your way to the summit of Round Mountain over the next 4.6 miles to Round Mountain Aid Station (AS #5). The trail descends steeply then levels off to rolling terrain over the next 5 miles on your way to the finish at Walton Sno Park.

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 07/07, 6:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Ochoco Mountains
Event Address: NF-22, Prineville, OR 97754, USA
Entry Fee: Varies by Event

07/21
Saturday
5:30 AM

The 2017 High Cascades 100

The High Cascades 100 is a Central Oregon MTB race like no other!

Mud Slinger EventsIt challenges elite pro racers and hard core weekend chargers alike to cover 100 miles of amazing Central Oregon single track — and climb around 8,000′ in the process.

The course changes each year and will be posted on their website as race day gets closer.

Top pros will finish in under 8 hours duking it out the whole way, and it’s not uncommon for the last finisher to arrive at sunset around the 15 hour mark.

Now, a race like this is not to be taken lightly. As their website FAQ says: “Most likely injury: Collarbone followed by laceration.” If that sounds hard core (and it is), consider volunteering. Helping the athletes who compete in this race at aid stations, at the start, or at the finish is a fun experience — and something that feels great to be a part of. Contact the HC100 Volunteer Coordinator for more info.

Learn more about The High Cascades 100 at their website.

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 07/21, 5:30 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Athletic Club of Bend
Event Address: 61615 Athletic Club Dr., Bend, OR 97702
Entry Fee: See Website

08/11
Saturday
7:00 AM to
1:00 PM

Haulin’ Aspen – Half Marathon, Full Marathon, & “Half-As”

Haulin’ Aspen Race Bend Oregon

One of Oregon’s favorite running events!

Haulin’ Aspen is a trail Marathon Run, Half Marathon Run, and Half-As (6.5 miles). Returning for it’s 13th year. Runners will start and finish in beautiful Wanago Sno-Park on spectacular single and double track trails as well as remote forest service roads. Haulin’ Aspen is a points qualifier for the Trail Runner Magazine Trophy Series.

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, 08/11, 7:00 AM
Official Event Website
Event Venue: Wanago Sno-Park and Deschutes Forest
Event Address: Cascade Lakes National Scenic Byway, Bend, Oregon
Entry Fee: Varies