ENDURO #3 – PRESCOTT

Prescott Enduro

October 13, 2019

Presented by

Pivot Cycles

Location:
White Rock Trailhead (map)
Prescott, AZ

Race Format:
Enduro racing is made up of multiple timed descents. Riders will follow a specific route to get to the start of each stage, some by pedal others by chair lift. After all the stages are completed, a rider’s combined time will determine their overall placing on the day.

Knee pads, elbow pads, and a full face helmet are recommended. A trail bike with 120+ mm of travel and a dropper seat post is encouraged.

General Information:
Prescott is full of pine trees, rocks and fast descents. A great place to round out the Enduro Series for 2018. This year’s course is completely different than last with lots of options available for shuttling during pre-ride.

There is a $5 day use parking fee at Thumb Butte Trailhead (map).

Camping/Lodging:
Primitive Camping – Available at designated campsites up the road from White Rock Trailhead.

Registration Fees:
$65 online (available until 8:00 pm on Thursday 10/10)
$80 on race day (cash preferred)

Categories:

*All categories race the same course

  • Expert Men Open
  • Expert Women Open
  • Amateur Men 21-39
  • Amateur Women 21-39
  • Masters Men 40+
  • Masters Men 50+
  • Masters Women 40+
  • U21 Men 17-20
  • U21 Women 17-20
  • Youth Groms 10-16*

Register NowRefund Policy:
Up until 2 weeks out, you may receive a 50% refund or transfer your entry to the next event.

If there is no next event or within 2 weeks of the event you get sick, break yourself, or can’t attend due to work etc. your entry will be put towards trail projects. We appreciate your understanding.

Awards/Payouts:
Top 3 Expert Men/Women Open – cash (1st $200, 2nd $150, 3rd $100)
Prizes awarded to top 3 men and women in each category

Course Info:
Distance: 18 miles
Elevation Gain: 2500′ (max el. 7000′)
Stages: 4

  • Begin at White Rock Trailhead
  • Transfer to 1: Pedal up Thumb Butte Rd. (dirt) to 4-way of Copper Basin Rd (water/snacks available here). Cross intersection to Mt. Francis gate, stay right, then hard left onto Moby for about ¾ mile to stage start.
  • Stage 1: Moby to Aspen Creek
  • Transfer to 2: Pedal up Copper Basin back to 4-way (water/snacks available here). Right to Sierra Priette Overlook and right onto trail about 200 yards to begin stage.
  • Stage 2: Sierra Prietta
  • Transfer to 3: Left at finish, follow trail as it crosses the FR 51 fire road a few times and winds its way to the start of 3.
  • Stage 3: Honey Bucket
  • Transfer to 4: Left onto Circle Connection upon finish of stage 3, right onto 326 to start.
  • Stage 4: 326
  • Upon finish of stage 4, head right down the trail to the Thumb Butte Trailhead. To return to White Rock Trailhead by trail turn left upon finish of stage 4.

Schedule:
Saturday-
Course open to pre-ride.
5:00 – 7:00 Packet Pickup at The Barley Hound

Sunday-
7:00 – 8:00 Late Registration/Packet Pickup – $80 cash (White Rock Trailhead)
Race Start from White Rock Trailhead (map)
8:30 Expert Men
8:35 All Women
8:40 Groms
8:45 U21
9:00 Amateur Men
9:25 Master’s Men 40+
9:30 Master’s Men 50+
3:00 Awards at Thumb Butte Trailhead (map)

* Note – All racers will begin at White Rock Trailhead and finish at Thumb Butte Trailhead for post race festivities and awards. White Rock Trailhead is 1.5 miles up the road from Thumb Butte.