Coming up on the MTB calendar is the 24 Hours Of Moab, the biggest 24-hour mountain bike race in the United States, scheduled for Saturday, October 15, from noon until noon. Participants will ride as members of a team or in the grueling solo category, a full 24 hours in Behind-the-Rocks, Moab, Utah.
Registration is still open until midnight (EST) on Wednesday, and walk-ups can register Thursday and Friday at the Moab Arts and Recreation Center (MARC). The course is set in a red rock desert, featuring big-chainring descents, technical old jeep trail, and 1,360 feet of climbing per 14.9 mile lap. The cash and prize list of the event tops $100,000 in value.
To find out more on the 24 Hours Of Moab, please go to www.grannygear.com.