The 2021 Championship event will be held in Bentonville, Arkansas, during the Bike Festival.
From the Press Release: “There will be a huge range of pro-rider talent present to encourage, teach and race (generous prizes up for grabs). Riders include Freeride pioneer Hans Rey, professional two-wheeler – Barry Nobles, multiple world trials champion Vincent Hermance, Perrine Devahive who’s a World Cup top 3 trials rider, Joacim Nyman who’s a top 8 World Cup trials rider and is going to pulverise the ‘Highest Forward Jump on a Bicycle’ Guinness World Record plus, pioneering freerider Richie Schley will be creating top-quality video reports during the event.”
Go to https://www.bentonvillebikefest.com/schedule/ for the full schedule.
- Friday, June 18th, at 2:30-2:45pm and 7:15-7:30pm: Trials Show
- Saturday, June 19th, at 1:00-1:30pm and 3:30-3:45pm: Trials Show
- Sunday, June 20th:
- 8:00am-9:00am: Registration
- 10:00am: “Pedal to the Medal” Trials Competition
- 4:00pm: Awards for “Pedal to the Medal” Trials Competition
- Mountain Bike
- Youth (13 & Under)
- Veterans (35+)
US $30.00 per competitor. Spectating is free.
All classes will follow the new UCI rules (Section 16) using penalty points (dabs) and points for passing through gates. The Elite class will use a two minute time limit per the UCI rules. Lower classes might have a three minute limit, depending on how the section setting plays out.