The Jingle Cross Festival is a 3 day race weekend with added entertainment at each end of the event. We recommend arriving Thursday afternoon for set up and Pre-ride of Friday's ALL NEW course. Here is the TENTATIVE overall schedule at a glance (KEY WORD...TENTATIVE!!!)
All Weekend Oktoberfest:
We will have an Oktoberfest celebration starting on Friday and going all weekend long. Beer, bands, DJ's, good food will be available all weekend long.Details to follow but get ready to party!
Friday Night Lights, September 15th
Friday starts with a full day af USA Cycling amateur events! Staging is by crossrsults.com. There will be races for men and women by ability racing category, masters divisions, single speed, fat tire, AND the all important juniors division where you just might get noticed by all of the Pro's in attendance! At some point, we will take a short break in amateur racing for the UCI World Cup course inspection and Pro World Cup Athlete warm up period. The course will be closed during this time but the Beers and Gears Oktoberfest will be in full swing with music and tons of great food. As we head towards nightfall, the Musco Lights will come on for racing under the lights, DJ Music, more beer and tons of fun. The evening will conclude with the a UCI C2 pro race for women followed by the men! Schedule to follow soon. Categories will include (*denotes Saturday only event):
|Ability Categories||Master's Categories||Junior's Categories||Special Categories|
World Cup Saturday, September 16th
Saturday morning will kick off with the all New Jingle Cross Road and Gravel Fondo! We have a CX warm up events including our first ever CX Relay Race and another team scoring competition , both on the World Cup course. The Krumpit Klimb will be back along with our Kids Zone with bouncy house, face painting, and the super cool Grinch's Kid's Race. We also continue with the Oktoberfest beer festival. Then, as the late afternoon arrives, the ultimate event of the weekend: The UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup will highlight the late afternoon as we bring in a big time band to go into the night. We'll have plenty of music, food, fun and tons of entertainment all day long!
Championship Sunday, September 17th
Sunday is YOUR chance to ride on the UCI World Cup race course! Same categories listed above in Friday's description. Staging for sunday is by top 16 from Friday followed by cross results.com. You must race Friday if you want a good call up spot Sunday on the World Cup course. Combined overall results from all races will determine the overall Jingle Cross Champions in each and every amateur categoriy! The weekend concludes with a final UCI C1 race for men and women. The international stars from the World Cup will hang around for another day to gain all important C1 points and you get to see TWO World Cup caliber races in one weekend!