CIRCUMBURKE (MOUNTAIN RUN or MTB CHALLENGE)
IN MEMORY OF DAVE BLUMENTHAL
October 25, 2014
FIELD LIMIT: 500 Bikes
Vermont Sports Black Diamond Award ” Best MTB Race/Ride in VT”
MOUNTAIN RUN (Men, Women): 18 miles , 2000+ ft elev. gain. 10:15 AM start
CIRCUMBURKE 25: MTB Challenge 3000+ ft. elevation gain. Men, Women, (M/W), 1 Speed + Fatbike categories. 10 AM Start.
CIRCUMBURKE 18: 18 miles , 2000+ ft elev. 10 AM Start.
CIRCUMBERZERK: 2 Lap, 50 miles, MTB only, 1st lap cutoff 3h30m. 8 AM start!
Optional ENDURO Classification: Strava yourself on 2 descents.
FOOD STATIONS: Every 4-6 miles, water, carbs, fruit…refreshments. MEAL: Post-race hot food for all survivors @ Belmont Stock Farm
PRIZES: Swag raffle + the beloved C’Burke beerglass.
RESULTS: Courtesy timing + Strava Enduro posted online.
REGISTER @ Bikereg.com. $45 til 9/30. $55 til 10/22. $65 onsite If space available. FIELD LIMITS 450 Bikers & 450 Runners.
ORGANIZERS: Conservation Collaboratives, Kingdom Trails, and the Burke Area Chamber of Commerce.
S.V.P NO CANINE Accompaniment; for safety & landowner concerns.
KINGDOM TRAILS, a world class multiple-use trail system in Northeast VT. Recently voted BEST MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL NETWORK in North America by BIKE MAGAZINE in their annual Reader’s Poll, Professional trail builders, safety and support staff as a well as the landowner hosts make the trail network possible. The trails system supports mountain biking, trail running, hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and winter biking. *Exact distance pending course finalization.
CLEAN WATER CARBON OFFSETS: To offset travel related emissions, we encourage participants to support local tree planting through the Clear Water Carbon Fund. Trees are planted along rivers and streams in Vermont and help protect the environment and wildlife we love