Tuesday, May 2, 2017

2017 Meltdown Mountain Bike Challenge

Update 6/12/17:

Roger Harrison has posted his photos: The Meltdown Mountain Bike Challenge Photos

Chris and Carolynn Locke's photos: 2017 Meltdown Mountain Bike Challenge on film 

Eric Deeter's photos: Meltdown 2017 Photos

Results:  2017 Meltdown Mountain Bike Challenge Results

Online registration is closed, but do not worry race day registration is available.  Registration/race number pickup begins at 8:30 am on Sunday.


Dr. Lindsay Gallion, DC with KC Core will be out again to support our athletes.   KC Core specializes in Sports Chiropractic and Active Release Technique (ART).  Stop by before or after your event.



Lantern Rouge will also be out Sunday  As always look for Roger out on course encouraging you to do your best.

Find his photo albums at Roger's House of Photos.




Be sure to DRINK and Stay Hydrated before and during the Meltdown.

We are excited to announce the 2017 Meltdown Mountain Bike Challenge.

Awards are ready for this weekends big event.  Custom mugs to top 3 in each division.  Kansas riders will also be competing for USA Cycling State Championship medals. 

Volunteers are the lifeblood of these events.  Please contact Carolynn if you can help out this year. 

Cliff Jones, the main man behind the awesome Wyandotte County Lake Park trails, has put together another great course for us - 2017 Meltdown Course Map




Registration is now open (closes Friday @ noon):  https://www.usacycling.org/register/2017-1538

Event Flyer:




2 comments:

Jeeperchic said...

Can we race our tandem?

Chris Locke said...

I think riding a tandem at Wyco would be a blast. There are a few rocky sections that you may have to walk. 90% of the course is fast and flowing. The final 10% does have some rocky sections. Depending on your ability level and tandem you may be able to ride them.