Are you a semi-professional or amateur mountain bike racer? Are you looking to test your skills and experience in a thrilling event? If you answer yes to either of those questions, you may be interested in competing in the Fox US Open of Mountain Biking, held right here in Big Bear. This exciting event is finally back to showcase experienced and inexperienced riders right here at Snow Summit in Big Bear Lake. Take a look at what this exciting event entails this year:
US Open Downhill Race
The US Open of Mountain Biking is an esteemed event here in Big Bear that gives up and coming mountain bike racers a chance to take on the pros. The Summit Bike Park was built back in 2019 for the last US Open of Mountain Biking and is being prepped for another exciting year. This downhill track features all of the exciting terrains you have come to expect of Big Bear. The US Open of Mountain Biking is now in its 4th year of operation and is extending the festivities even more. This year will also allow younger racers to have their shot when it comes to the NextGen Youth Downhill racing event. The USO Next-Gen Racing offers different categories for both expert and intermediate racers who are under the age of 15 years. This provides them with a real opportunity on a professional track to show off their impressive skills.
Multiple Racing Classes
Each year the US Open of Mountain Biking allows Open and Pro classes to compete for big prizes. This year’s event will feature huge cash prizes along with bragging rights for the future. Of course, winners of the US Open of Mountain Biking will find themselves one step closer to the US Downhill National Series, where all eyes across the country will be on them.
Those who wish to see the event in person can spectate the race and award ceremonies. Entry is free for all ages to attend and includes a free musical performance. Additional activities are available in ticketed areas that include wall climbing, tubing, zip-lining, Euro Bungee, and much more. Guests can also purchase access to the Scenic Sky Chair and Bike Park during their visit too.
Register for the Event Today
Hurry and register for this year’s US Open of Mountain Biking. Registration closes on August 19th so hurry and get your entry fee in soon. This year’s event will take place from September 23rd-26th at Snow Summit.