Absolute Bikes – Flagstaff Frenzy

AZ CROSS #2 this Saturday 10/25 in Flagstaff – Fort Tuthill County Park.

Here’s the updated race schedule and prize list:

Category Start Time Race Duration Awards/Prizes
Men 5 9:00 a.m. 30 minutes Top 3 – Medals/$25 Gift Cert
Master’s Men 40+ 4/5 9:01 a.m. 30 minutes Top 3 – Medals/Merchandise
Men PRO/1/2/3/4 9:40 a.m. 60 minutes $50/40/30/20
Junior Men 10:50 a.m. 30 minutes Top 3 – Medals/Merchandise
Women 3/4 10:51 a.m. 30 minutes Top 3 – Medals/$25 Gift Cert
Junior Women 10:52 a.m. 30 minutes Top 3 – Medals/$25 Gift Cert
Master Men 35+ 11:30 a.m. 40 minutes Top 3 – Medals/Merchandise
Master Men 50+ 11:31 a.m. 40 minutes Top 3 – Medals/Merchandise
Singlespeed 12:20 p.m. 45 minutes Top 3 – Medals/Merchandise
Women PRO/1/2 /3 12:21 p.m. 45 minutes $50/40/30/20
Men 3 /4 1:15 p.m. 40 minutes Top 3 – Medals /Merchandise

1.5X Series Points available.


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AZ CROSS #2 – Absolute Bikes Flagstaff Frenzy

Registration is open:


And remains open right up through event day – registration closes 15 minutes before your scheduled start.
On-site registration and packet pick-up opens at 7:30 a.m.

New venue – http://coconino.az.gov/index.aspx?nid=279
Fort Tuthill County Park – link above. There is some minor road construction near the entrance to the Park. Give yourself at least two hours from Phoenix metro area. Google Maps says Exit 337 from I-17 N. The Park is located across the I-17 from the airport in Flagstaff. Turn left from the exit coming north on the 1-17.

Look for the AZ CROSS arrows to get you to the venue. The race will be at the horse track – look for the grandstands. Not a ton of elevation change on this course – but it will be technical – technical meaning twisty and turny. A few long power straights – and the surface is a mix of dirt, gravel and improved horse track surface. Maybe a sand box…..

Weather looks good so far – but be prepared for anything.

Absolute Bikes will be on-site for neutral support.


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Flat Tire Cross – AZ CROSS #1/ Cranky Cross

Results are here:


Thank you to the community – the athletes, the sponsors, and Globe! Special thanks to the many volunteers who helped us with set-up on Friday afternoon and tear down on Sunday.

Kaolin and Flat Tire Bike Shop https://www.facebook.com/pages/Flat-TIre-Bike-Shop/208299647653 for stepping up in support of the AZ cyclocross scene – great shop with super strong racers.

Results have been posted to the USA Cycling system – check them out and let us know with any concerns.

Finally, Series points coming by end of day 10/20 (hopefully).


AZ CROSS – Triple C CX Tuscon schedule ready to go

Yep, back at Christopher Columbus Park. This year on the west side – the grassy, “speedboat pond” side.

Category Start Time Duration Entry Fee Awards
Men’s Category 5 8:00 am 30 minutes $20 Merchandise/3
Collegiate Men C 8:00 am 30 minutes $20 Merchandise/3
Master’s Men 40+ 4/5 8:00 am 30 minutes $20 Merchandise/3
Men’s P/1/2/3 8:40 am 60 minutes $30 $400/4
Collegiate Men A 8:40 am 60 minutes $15
Junior Men 9:50 am 30 minutes $15 Merchandise/3
Junior Women 9:50 am 30 minutes $15 Merchandise/3
Women’s ¾ 9:50 am 30 minutes $20 $250/4
Collegiate Women B 9:50 am 30 minutes $15
Master’s Men 35+ 10:30 am 40 minutes $30 $250/4
Master Men 50+ 10:30 am 40 minutes $30
Single Speed 11:20 pm 45 minutes $30 High Fives!
Women P/1/2/3 11:20 pm 45 minutes $30 $400/4
Collegiate Women A 11:20 pm 45 minutes $15
Men’s ¾ 12:15 pm 40 minutes $30 $400/4
Collegiate Men B 12:15 pm 40 minutes $15

Prize disclosure: promoter reserves the right to adjust prize list based on field participation. 8 riders are required for full payout

Race will be held at Christopher Columbus Park in Tucson, AZ. (4600 N Silverbell Rd
Tucson, AZ 85745)
GPS coordinates: 32.282426, -111.034596

From Downtown Tucson:
Take Grant Road West to Silverbell.
Turn right (north) on Silverbell
Turn right (east) into Christopher Columbus Park. Take the first right and you’ll see parking for the event.

From Phoenix:
Head south on I-10
Exit onto Camino del Cerro- West
Turn left (south) on Silverbell
Turn left (east) into Christopher Columbus Park. Take the first right and you’ll see parking for the event.

Contact: Joey Iuliano: jiuliano88@gmail.com 1-765-491-9552

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AZ CROSS #1 – Flat Tire Cross/Cranky Cross Globe, AZ

Yep…it’s on. Just a few short days until the season opener here in Arizona.

A couple of reminders:

1. Please register online – saves time and stress on race day. You will be able to register online right up until your race time – BUT fees generally increase on race day. make Boris happy – register online.

2. The entire Series is USA Cycling permitted/sanctioned. That means you need either an Annual racing License or purchase a “one day” license. Only certain categories are eligible for a one day license – $15.00 – most cyclocross categories require you to have an Annual License. This link explains the USA Cycling license policies:


3.The link below details the rules that govern the AZ CROSS Series:


4. Most out of Phoenix venues will be worth 1.5X the Series points. Cahes the points and be a Series Champion.

5. State Championships are NOT part of the Series – December 21 @ Crossroads Park in Gilbert.

Thank you all for you support and see you in Globe!