June 6th - 7th 2020
Vail Lake Resort
Main website: www.jrmtbchamps.com
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The West Coast Junior MTB Championships is a place for the top young talent to come and test themselves amongst the nation’s best! All junior racers are invited to compete in their prospective age categories, amongst their peers. There will also be an elite category where any junior who feels they can be the fastest in the nation can accept the challenge. Many College Coaches will be in attendance and are looking for prospective student/athletes.
Short Track Time Trial: Friday
Individual time trial to determine starting positions for XC on Saturday. Racers will be released in 30 second intervals from 4pm to 6pm Friday afternoon. Racers must be checked in and number plates must be attached to the racers bike. Racers can line up in any order and anytime after 4pm and be released in 30 second intervals. The releasing process stops at 6pm ( no exceptions ). Times will be recorded and used to determine callups for XC. Racers will only get 1 start to complete a 1-2 mile short track lap to determine a XC starting position. The Short Track time trial is not necessary, but any racer with who does not do the time trial will automatically line up behind the racers who completed the time trial.
CROSS COUNTRY: Saturday
Cross Country is an endurance based event where racers compete on a 3-4 mile lap for a certain number of laps. Lap counts will be determined by category. Laps consist of uphills and downhills on varied terrain. Usual laps times will be 10-15 minutes per lap.
Enduro is a gravity based event with multiple timed stages. The Timed stages are the downhill portions. The uphill portions are not timed. The podium results will be based on an accumulation of time for all timed stages.