USA Cycling announced today dates and locations for the majority of its 2009 National Championship events.Via USA Cycling.
Off-road ultra-endurance cyclists will celebrate the Fourth of July competing for one of 14 national titles up for grabs at the USA Cycling Mountain Bike Marathon National Championships in Breckenridge, Colo. Held in conjunction with the Firecracker 50, the event will determine champions in both professional and amateur categories.
After two years on the East Coast, the USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships head to the Rocky Mountains as Sol Vista Basin in Granby, Colo. plays host July 16-19. Fat tire enthusiasts from across the nation will compete for national titles in pro and amateur categories in several disciplines of off-road racing; including cross country, downhill, short track cross country, 4-cross, single speed cross country and super D.
Ultra-endurance off-road competitors will contest the USA Cycling 24-Hour Mountain Bike National Championships in Payson, Ariz., where national championships will be on the line in nine individual or team categories. A date in mid- to late September is expected.
The USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships will again take place during its traditional late-October time slot, however exact dates have not yet been determined. A host venue is has not yet been finalized and the bid process remains open indefinitely.
2009 USA Cycling National Championship Dates & Locations:
July 4: USA Cycling Mountain Bike Marathon National Championships (Breckenridge, CO)
July 16-19: USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships (Granby, CO)
Date TBD: USA Cycling 24 Hour Mountain Bike National Championships (Payson, AZ)
Date TBD: USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships – Location TBD
Sunday, December 14, 2008
2009 National Championship Dates
Official dates and locations for this year's USA Cycling off-road events: