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October 20, 2013

50 mile mtb

Race Details

TBF MTB 50 Miler
TBF Racing presents the 4th Annual TBF MTB 50 Miler, an Endurance Mountain Bike Race at Granite Bay, Folsom Lake for Solo and Team Riders. The course features a fun, challenging combination of twisting single-track, wide double track and rolling cross-country with no time limit or fun limit and has a post race BBQ with pasta, burgers and chicken plus beer and ale on tap!

Solo: $50 til December 1st, $60 til July 14, $70 til race day, $75 on race day
Two person teams: $90 til December 1st, $100 til July 14, $120 til race day, $140 on race day 
Four person teams: $180 til December 1st, $200 til July 14, $220 til race day, $240 on race day 

Start Time: TBF MTB 50 Miler - 9:00 am
Packet pick up: Sunday, October 20 from 7-9 am at race site.

Schedule of Events:
Sunday October 20
7:30 Registration/Packet Pick up
8:00 Race announcements begin
9:00 Start of the TBF MTB 50 Miler
1:00 Start of Awards ceremony for TBF MTB 50 Miler

Race Features

The TBF MTB 50 Miler will have for Solo Riders 10-year age groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+ for male and female riders. There will be one Single Speed division for male and female Solo Riders.
For 2-person teams there will age divisions of Under-80, or Over-80 for male and female teams, with total age determining the division. There will be a Coed Division and Single Speed Division with no age groups.
For 4-person teams there will be age divisions of Under-160, or Over-160 for male and female teams with total age determining the division. There will be a Coed Division, which must have 2 female and 2 male riders, and a Single Speed Division, both with no age groups.

Course Description:
The TBF MTB 50 Miler race course will have a 12.5 mile loop to complete four times on multi-use trails within the Granite Bay State Park on Folsom Lake. The course features a fun, challenging combination of twisting single-track, wide double track, rolling cross-country with some sand and a bit of pavement. The course is perfect for first-timers and exciting fun for all levels. Please be respectful of other trail users including hikers and equestrian riders in this state park. All events are rain or shine, the course is great to ride in all weather.

Feed Zones:
Water bottles
FLUID performance electrolyte drink bottles
Clif Shot energy gel
Clif Bars
The feed zone will be located along Granite Beach at the start of laps 2, 3 and 4.

Bike Tech:
Provided by Bicycles Plus Folsom

Course Map:
NEW 2011 course map
.CRS – Garmin Forerunner and Garmin Edge
.KML – GPS data

Awards will be given five-deep in each age group for the Solo riders, and three-deep for the Two-person teams and the Four-person teams.

Sierra Nevada Trail Challenge:
The Sierra Nevada Trail Challenge competition combines your finish time from the Sierra Trail Half Marathon on Saturday October 19 with your finish time as a Solo Rider from the TBF MTB 50 Miler mountain bike race on Sunday October 20.  The top male and female athletes with the fastest time from both days will win a Free Cruiser Bicycle worth over $500. All athletes racing both days will be automatically entered into the Sierra Nevada Trail Challenge.

Listening devices of any kind: MP3, IPod, headphones, etc…are not allowed. Helmets must be worn and buckled on the bike at all timess.

Race Extras

Competitor Goodies:
Each rider at the TBF MTB 50 Miler will receive with their entry into the TBF MTB 50 Miler a custom race t-shirt, MTB 50 Miler Hat, and MTB 50 Miler water bottle along with post race hot meal, athlete massage, raffle prizes and athlete goody bag.

Post Race Athlete Food:
Included for each competitor is a post race meal of hot pasta, teriyaki chicken, hamburgers, salad, fruit, cookies and beverages with a variety of ice cold beer and ales on tap for adults over 21 years of age

Sports Expo:
The post race sports expo will have vendors such as Total Body Fitness, EFX, Fleet Feet Sports, and Kinetic Cycles.

Athlete Massage:
Free post race athlete massage will be provided courtesy of National Holistic Institute of Sacramento.

TRI Clubs:
If you are a member of a Triathlon Club that has 10 or more athletes racing with TBF Racing we can provide Reserved bike racks in the transition area for your club, have your club set up a tent in the expo/athlete area, and hang your banners at the event. To take advantage of this program, TRI Clubs must send the list of 10 or more pre-registered athletes to Bill@totalbodyfitness.com 7-10 days prior to the race.

Training and Coaching:
TBF Training provides group workouts and coaching for the sport of Triathlon along with individual Multi-Sport Coaching and Personal Training.

Race Gear:
Look your best and race your best with TBF Triathlon apparel. Bike jerseys, Tri Singlets, and Tri Shorts are available in both male and female styles/sizes.

TBF Racing always needs volunteers to help keep our events organized, safe, and fun. If you or a friend would like to volunteer, please email Teri@totalbodyfitness.com or read more information about our Race for Free Athlete Volunteer program.

Courtyard Roseville
Residence Inn Rosevile
Fairfield Inn Roseville

Friends of TBF Racing:
TBF Racing is proud to sponsor and promote Mountain Biking on a local level with our support of the following organizations:

FATRAC: Folsom-Auburn Trail Riders Action Coalition http://www.fatrac.org
TBF Racing works together with FATRAC as an Annual Sponsor and Host of Trail Work Days at Granite Bay, Folsom Lake.

SABA: Sacramento Area Bicycles Advocates http://sacbike.org/
TBF Racing supports SABA as an Annual Sponsor for their stewardship of cycling support in the Sacramento Region.

Folsom Lake SRA: Folsom Lake State Recreation Area http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=25226
TBF Racing and TBF Training support the California State Parks though our Special Events and Training Concessionaire Programs.

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