Fears, Tears and Beers

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Date(s) - 06/08/2019
All Day

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Ely

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Fears, Tears, and Beers is an enduro format mountain bike event.
Fears, Tears, and Beers is an enduro format mountain bike event. Pedal your bike to the top of the mountain and then you are timed at specific sections of the course. There will be 2-7 timed sections, mostly twisty downhills and sprint sections. The sum of the times on these special tests will determine the winner.
The event takes place on BLM and USFS administered lands under special use permits.
Men’s and women’s events for all classes.
Fun Run: Shorter in length and less climbing than the beginner class, 2 timed sections
Beginner Class: 17.5 miles, 2,300′ elevation gain, 3 timed sections
Sport Class: 26.6 miles, 3,500′ elevation gain, 4 timed sections

Expert Class: 33.3 miles, 5,400′ elevation gain, 6 timed sections

Pro Class: 40 miles, 5,700′ elevation gain, 7 timed sections

Be prepared for the weather. We have had everything from hot and sunny to very wet and snowing.

After-party/awards ceremony at Bristlecone Convention Center. Racers eat free, others will need purchase wristband for $10.
The event is also great for visitors. Music and celebrating all day at Broadbent Park. Bring your binoculars and lawn chairs to watch the Expert and Pro classes take on the final downhill timed section.
June 8 – Check in begins at 8:00 a.m. Races start 9 a.m.
Fun Ride, Beginners, Sport, Expert and Pro
1st 2nd and 3rd awarded in each class
Learn more here.