2023 NATC – Bentonville, AR

Event Information

The 2023 Championship event will be held in Bentonville, Arkansas, during the Bike Festival.

North Americas best trial riders will participate alongside the best international riders, reigning world champions and other superstars.

This event is happening on Saturday and Sunday, May 27th and 28th, at a new site closer to Coler Mountain. Click here for a Google map to the location. More information: https://www.bentonvillebikefest.com/plan-your-trip/

Schedule (All times in Central Time Zone)

North American Trials Championship – Saturday, May 27th – Five sections, two laps

  • 10:15am to 12:15pm: MTB, Youth, Novice, Vet, Sport, Expert, Master
  • 12:30pm to 3:15pm: Elite

UCI C1 – Sunday, May 28th

  • 11:15pm to 12:30pm: Final only – UCI licenses only – Five sections, two laps

Sunday evening, 4:40 to 4:50pm: Awards ceremony for NATC and UCI.

Check https://www.bentonvillebikefest.com/schedule/ for updates.


North American Trials Championship

  • Gray gates: Mountain Bike, Youth (13 & under), Novice
  • Blue gates: Sport, Veteran (40+)
  • Red gates: Expert, Master (35+)
  • Yellow gates: Elite


  • Red gates: Women
  • Yellow gates: Elite Men 26″ and 20″

Cost and Registration

The Eventbrite button will appear at the top of https://www.bentonvillebikefest.com/ once registration is open, most likely two months before the event.


All classes will follow the new UCI rules (Section 16) using penalty points (dabs) and bonus 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.

Spectator info

Free entrance event for all spectators

COVID-19 measures will apply

Plan Your Trip