MBSEF Thrilla Cyclocross Series
Name: MBSEF Thrilla Cyclocross Series
Date: September 5, 2019
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
The MBSEF Thrilla Cyclocross Series will take place Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19, 26 and October 3 at the Athletic Club of Bend. There will be two races each evening. The 5:15 p.m. race will be a 30 minute race that will have the following categories: Cat 3/4 Juniors (12-18), Cat 5, Cat 4, Cat 4 Masters 35+, 50+, 60+, 70+, Clydesdale and Athena. The 6:00 p.m. race will be a 45 minutes race with the following categories: Single Speed, Cat 1/2, Cat 1/2 Masters 35+, Cat 3 and Cat 3 Masters 35+. Cyclocross is a form of bicycle racing. Races typically take place in the autumn and winter (the international or "World Cup" season is October–February), and consist of many laps of a short (2.5–3.5 km or 1.5–2 mile) course featuring pavement, wooded trails, grass, steep hills and obstacles requiring the rider to quickly dismount, carry the bike while navigating the obstruction and remount The sport is strongest in the traditional road cycling countries such as Belgium, France and the Netherlands.