Time: 02:00 PM
City of Pickens
219 Pendleton Street
Pickens, SC 29671
Venture Outdoors with the help of Upstate SORBA will host a mountain bike race at the Town Creek Bike Park from 2-4 p.m. Town Creek Bike Park is located behind the Pickens Recreation Department located on Sangamo Road. Enjoy a family friendly race for all ages. We will have medals for all age groups. Finishers in the races will be determined by the number of laps completed within the allotted time frame for the race category.
Race categories will be:
•Kids (under 15)-- Race time: 15 minutes
•Sport (all ages)--Race time: 30 minutes
•Expert (all ages) --Race time: 40 minutes
•Women's (There's a separate women's category for each class except kids)
Packet pick up will be on race day beginning at 1pm.
Each lap is about 0.5 mi.
Course will be open day of event from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. for practice.
Races will begin at 2 p.m.
All funds raised from our Venture Outdoors events throughout the day will be split between the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation and the Pickens Youth Athletic Corporation, PYAC.
Proceeds benefiting the Zeta Tau Alpha foundation will support scholarships, educational programing, leadership development and the fight against breast cancer which includes their partnerships with Bright Pink and the American Cancer Society.
The PYAC is a local nonprofit organization who provides financial assistance to children who desire to participate in recreational sports but whose families might not have the financial means by covering the registration costs and some uniform costs.
After the race join us on Main Street at the Amphitheater for live music, 4x4 Cruise In, and food trucks for dinner!
To participate in this event, you must have a helmet and bike!
You can pick up your packet on the day of the race begining at 1pm at Town Creek Bike Park.