Fat Tire Weekend at Falling Creek Park
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A weekend of Mountain Biking FUN and racing for the WHOLE FAMILY on June 10,11 &12 2016 at Falling Creek Park in beautiful Bedford Va.!
ALL SKILL LEVELS AND ALL AGES WILL HAVE A GREAT TIME!
Falling Creek Park has something for everyone, a MOUNTAIN BIKE PROGRESSION PARK with PUMP TRACK that is suitable for all levels of riders, for the kiddos a large PLAYGROUND, 18 HOLE DISC GOLF and a world-class SKATE PARK.
FREE on site camping(race weekend only) and HOT SHOWERS on site again this year!
FREE to enter: Bunny hop contest, head to head down hill dual slalom races and a BIG WHEEL race Saturday evening.
FREE Pump Track competition on the newly refurbished and better than ever pump track!
FREE DISC GOLF TOURNAMENT on SATURDAY starting at 6:00 p.m.! Bring your own discs or we will can provide you with some(while supply lasts).
Music by William Walter Saturday Night
Bike Demos too!!!
Register for the Weekend Pass Here!
The Weekend pass is the BEST DEAL!
FAT Tire Friday Night Dirt Crit!
Friday the 10th of June 2016 7:00 pm
The Dirt Crit is only $5 per racer(on race day $3 online) and will be held at the Bike Park and will include at least one AWESOME downhill section and a gut buster of an uphill to separate the contenders from the pretenders. The “race” will be 30 minutes plus 1 lap for Expert, Sport, Clydesdale and Single Speed racers and 20 minutes for the “beginners”.
The 7th Fat 5 Endurance Mountain Bike Race
Saturday, June 11th 2016 at Falling Creek Park in Bedford, Va.
FREE on site camping Friday & Saturday night!
The Fat 5 endurance race will start @ 8:30am and you’ll have 5 hours to begin and then complete as many laps as you can muster. If you make it in before the 4 hour and 30 minute cutoff you get to take on that extra lap that could determine the ultimate winner! The top three solo men and women will be awarded CASH* AND Virginia Off-road Series XCAT points are for the taking! Wanna save sumpin’ for Sunday? Do one of the DUO categories(you and a partner) so you can team up with your favorite riding pard’ner and race together. Please be sure to take advantage of free camping Friday night before the 8:30 am start.
Don’t forget…as always post race food and refreshments will be provided for all racers.
Packet Pick-up and race day registration Saturday morning 7:00-8:15 am.
Race day registration fees are $40 for Solo racers and $60 for Duo teams.
Race will begin promptly at 8:30 am.
*OVER $500 CASH(Pre-paid VISA Cards) for top 3 in SOLO Male & Female!!!!!
Duo top 3 teams get prizes!
Fat Tire Frenzy at Falling Creek
SUNDAY June 12th 2016
Falling Creek Park-1257 County Farm Rd.-Bedford, Va. 24523
The 12th annual Fat Tire Frenzy presented by Centra Rehabilitation and Bedford County Parks & Recreation is Sunday, June 12th 2016 at Falling Creek Park in Bedford, Va. Once again the 2016 edition of this race will be part of the Virginia Off Road Series. Please visit the VORS site for additional information about the series.
FREE on site camping Friday & Saturday night!
Adult categories for every level of rider from Pro/expert to the first time beginner racer!
We also have categories for the kids-Elementary, Junior Varsity and Varsity Divisions for the young guns looking for their 1st bike race or more seasoned young riders needing to get their shred on!
Also, don’t forget to visit the Bike Park with a Pump Track, advanced, intermediate and beginner downhill runs, and optional trail features to hone your skills from beginning to advanced mountain bike riders. In addition to mountain biking Falling Creek Park has a large PLAYGROUND, an 18 hole DISC GOLF COURSE and SKATE PARK.
As always, there will be refreshments during and after the race as well as a post race meal.
9:30 am Beginner Race Start-Packet pickup and race day registration 8:15-9:00ish am.
10:30 am All other categories race start-Packet pickup and race day registration 8:15-10:00 am.
CASH prizes for top 3 Male & Female Expert and Single Speed Categories!!!
2012 Fat Tire Frenzy Results Pictures
Course directions: Trailhead #1 Take Deer trail, then left on Piney Ridge to left on paved road then right and quick left on Beaver Dam, bear left on Pond Loop back to Beaver Dam, go across road onto Turkey Hill, stay straight into Sleepy Hollow, merge left onto Bluebird Path, cross bridge and bear left onto the Ledge trail, go right onto Slick Rock, merge left onto White Rock, stay on until left onto Slick Rock, go left onto Hill N Dell, merge left onto Raceway until it merges left onto Bluebird Path, take Bluebird Path straight until bear left onto Creekside then take a quick left onto Fat Albert, stay on Fat Albert until you take left on Ridge Loop, bear left onto Creekside until hard fast left across creek and enter Lower Deer up hill to left in grass around to Lower Pavillion.
GPS Directions use:
1257 County Farm Road
Bedford, VA 24523
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