Loppet Foundation

TRAIL KIDS Adventure Mountain Bike Series

The TRAIL KIDS Adventure Mountain bike races are designed specifically for kids 7-14 years. The race series offers a variety of race formats including single track, short track and relay events. Relay Events are generally on a shorter 1 mile single track loop. We have also added an additional Age Gap Relay event where kids can do a relay race with an adult/mentor that is at least 10 years older.


Logistics:

Where: All Mountain Bike Adventure Series events meet across from The Trailhead building at South parking lot for check-in and registration. Races will be held on a variety of mountain bike trails at Wirth. 

When: Registration starts at 5:45 p.m. Participants will bike together with coaches to warm up on the race course. Race start is at 6:30 p.m.

  • 5:45 – 6:15pm: Registration and warm up on race course
  • 6:30pm: Race start
  • 7:00 – 7:30pm: awards, prize donations and snacks

Cost:

  • $50 for full series. $60 after May 1.
  • $10 per race (race day only)
  • Entire race series is included in the TRAIL KIDS Summer Mountain Bike Program registration.

Awards: There will be prize drawings before each race for all participants along with medals for the top three finishers in each age category (U10, U12, U14) for each race event. The medals will be handed out after the final Age Gap Relay event with a grill out celebration at the Trailhead.

USSA Age Classification: participants will race in either U10, U12 or U14 age class categories, which are assigned using their date of birth.


Race Series Schedule:

Tuesday, June 12

  • Format: Mass start race (beginner and advanced)
  • Location: New Trailhead race course!
  • Registration Location: The Trailhead parking lot

Tuesday, June 26 – Youth Relay Race

  • Format: U10, U12, U14, U16 Relay race. Each child is partnered up with another youth in the same age category for a fun relay. Each relay team does a total of 4 loops tagging off between each loop. There will be two mass starts: U10/U12 and U14/U16.
  • Location: New Trailhead race course
  • Registration Location: The Trailhead

Tuesday, July 17

  • Format: Mass start age group race. We will have a U10 race start, U12 race start and U14 race start for boys and girls.
  • Location: Trailhead mountain bike trails
  • Registration Location: The Trailhead

Tuesday, July 31

  • Format: Age Gap Relay (adult/youth relay) – Youth will pair up with their parents or any adult that is 10 years older then them for a fun relay race event. Race will start with adult mass start, youth, adult and youth will finish the race. Following the race we will have a grill out celebration picnic outside the new Trailhead building!
  • Location: Trailhead mountain bike trails
  • Registration Location: The Trailhead

Results:

2018 Race Results

2017 Race Results

2016 Race Results

Age group ( U10 – U14) award winners from all four race events.

July 13 Age Gap Relay Race, Tornado Alley

June 29th Relay Race at Glenwood Spur Loop ( 2 laps each relay partner)

June 15, 2016 Tornado Alley 1 mile Loop of paved, ski trail and single track course.

May 25th, 2016 Tornado Alley 1 mile loop of paved, ski trail and single track course

2015 Race Results

2014 Race Results

Preliminary Series Points/Standings
(Includes Races 1 – 4)

2013 Race Results