MEC Burlington Mountain Cross Race - Cancelled
MEC takes pride in hosting professional and well attended events. Unfortunately, for 2018 we came up a little short on this event and have cancelled the event. We thank you for your understanding. Stay tuned to events.mec.ca for details coming on the 2019 event season!
Join MEC Burlington on October 20 2018 for our second annual MOUNTAIN CROSS RACE!
Christie Lake Conservation Area
1000 ON-5, Dundas, ON L9H 5E2
What is MOUNTAIN CROSS YOU ASK? Throw all types of trail bikes into a blender and out comes an offroad bike race on a marked course like no other! Mountain Bikes, CX Bikes, Fat Bikes, Downhill Bikes, Gravel Grinders - you'll see them all here! (sorry roadies, this one isn't for you)
On the MTB trails at Christie Conservation Area, see how many laps you can take down in 60 minutes on our 4KM course through single and double track trails.
What you need (mandatory):
- a helmet! No riders may paritcipate without one
- a proper, well running bike (visit the MEC Burlington Bike Shop to get your bike race ready!)
- personal hydration (i.e. water bottles, hydration vests)
What you get:
- a manually timed race with medals for the top 3 male and female finishers
- hydration and bananas at the finish line
- all the high fives you can handle!
Check it out.. how many laps do you think you can do in 60 minutes on this 4K loop?
Park Entry and Parking:
There is a non-refundable entry fee to get into the park, with loads of parking spaces available.
There are public washrooms available at the pavilions in the park
Registration and Bib Pick-up:
Online registration will be open until Wednesday October 17 at 12 p.m.
Instore registration will remain open until Friday October 19 at 4 p.m.
Day of registration will be open on Race Day, October 20, from 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Bib pick up is available instore from Thursday October 18 at 10 a.m. until Friday October 19 at 4 p.m. and also on Race Day from 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
NOTICE: To help prevent theft, if you are picking up for a friend you must bring a signed photocopy of their i.d. We will also accept an email to you if you can present this upon pick-up. We will release bibs to family members of the same last name. If you pick up your packet before race day, you can by-pass the bib line when you arrive. Please pick your bib up in store if possible as this drastically decreases wait times on race day.
The MEC policy is that there are no refunds or transfers for injury, illness or failure to show up.