6 – FLAGSTAFF FRENZY

2023 Pivot Cycles – MBAA XC Series
Flagstaff Frenzy
May 6, 2023

PRESENTED BY:

Absolute BikesLOCATION:
Fort Valley Trailhead (Map)
Flagstaff, AZ

GENERAL INFORMATION:
The XC series finale. Riders will be at altitude and can expect pine trees plus some descending that will keep you grinning ear to ear!

DIRECTIONS/CAMPING:
Camping/parking is limited at this venue. Camping is permitted on National Forest Land near Fort Valley trailhead if you take the 164B road north. There is also camping at the Freidlein Dispersed Camping Area off of Snow Bowl Rd. This year we will be utilizing a portion of the 164B road for the start of the course so you will be blocked in during the race if you camp there.

TEAM TENT RESERVATIONS – Teams wishing to setup their tent will be asked to reserve a spot.

FOOD ONSITE:
– Single Speed Coffee
– Stanzi’s Food Truck (veggie bowls)
– Pizzart
– Dogs R Us

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHER
Frozen Motion Photos

REGISTRATION FEES:
Please register online before coming to the event.

Early bird until Sunday 8 pm 2 weeks prior / Until week of Thursday 8 pm / Late registration on race day

  • First Timers – $25 (1x only)
  • Juniors – $25 / $30 / $35 Juniors (under 18)
  • Adults – $45 / $50 / $60

RACE AGE:
The age you will be on December 31, 2023.

Need to change your category? No problem – send an email to info@MangledMomentum.com

MBAA MEMBERSHIP:
Signup for an MBAA membership when you register for just $25 ($15 for juniors) and contribute directly to trail projects across the state. Plus you’ll get a cool pair of members only socks and sticker. You’ll also be entered into out members only raffles drawn at each race!
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MBAA REFUND POLICY:
If you become sick or are experiencing COVID symptoms approaching race day you may transfer your entry to the next event. If we are within 2 weeks from race day and you have an unforeseen circumstance we will donate your race entry to maintaining the trails.

CATEGORIES:
Elite (Pro) – Competes at the highest level
Expert (Cat 1) – Seasoned racer
Intermediate (Cat 2) – Not just a weekend warrior, usually rides quite bit
Beginner (Cat 3) – Relatively new to the sport
First Timer – Newbie, First Timer Category is for first time racers
Single Speed – Only one gear, likes to suffer
Rock Crusher – Gents 200-lbs +
Athena Women – 165-lbs +
Plus Bike – 2.8 inch tires or wider
E-Bike – Class 1, pedal assist bicycle (no throttle)
Marathon – Long distance, approx. 3.5-hrs
Junior – Ages 6-18
Kids – FREE 6 & under race

AWARDS:
Awards are 3 deep per category.

Payout top 5 overall fastest – $100 / $90 / $80 / $50 / $45

  • Elite / Expert Men
  • Elite / Expert Women
  • Marathon Men
  • Marathon Women

VOLUNTEER (Sign up):
Every event is not possible without the help and support of volunteers. Help make these events great by giving back a bit of your time.

START TIMES & LAP COUNTS:
Flagstaff Frenzy Start Times & Lap Counts

Due to the Pipeline Fire, we may have some spring course adjustments due to flooding, trail conditions, etc.

COURSE MAP:
Flagstaff Frenzy

  • Blue course trail names: From Fort Valley Trailhead head north on 164B road. Right onto 9002 road. Right on Rocky Moto. Right on Lower Moto. Right on Chimney to Flue.
  • GPX/Strava (tentative courses)

SCHEDULE:

Friday 5/5 –

  • All Day Course open for pre-riding (Final course markings underway)
  • 4-5 pm Number plate pickup open (register online)

Saturday 5/6 –

  • 7:00 am – Number plate pickup open (check in at least 30-mins prior to start time)
  • 8:00 am – [Wave 1] Elite/Expert Men/Women Expert Men, & All Marathon
  • 9:45 am – [Wave 2] Beginner Men
  • 10:30 am – Awards Wave 1
  • 11:00 am – [Wave 3] Intermediate Men , Rock Crusher, Plus Bike
  • 12:00 pm – [Wave 4] Intermediate/Beginner Women
  • 12:30 pm – Free Kid’s Race (6 & under)
  • 1:00 pm – Awards Wave 2
  • 1:30 pm – Awards Wave 3
  • 2:00 pm – [Wave 5] Junior Boys 9-14, Junior Girls 11-14
  • 2:30 pm – Awards Wave 4
  • 3:00 pm  – [Wave 6] Junior Girls 9-10, Junior Boys/Girls 6-8
  • 3:30 pm – Awards Wave 5
  • 4:00 pm – Awards Wave 6

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