2021 NATC – Bentonville, AR

Event Information

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)
  • Novice
  • Sport
  • Expert
  • Veterans (35+)
  • Elite


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.

For information about location, directions, lodging, etc, go to https://www.bentonvillebikefest.com/