Wow – seems like summer just started, yet the first Series event is less than two months away – Flat Tire Cross in Globe – Saturday October 13.
Flat Tire Cross schedule:
2018 AZ CROSS Series GlobevJUNE27
Need some really good training miles in your legs – check out CenturyLink Barn Burner on September 8. Two person 50 mile team discounts available – RUSTLER20.
Excellent training/recovery tips – from our friends at CX Magazine.
In effort to make your fall planning a bit easier we worked hard to get venues, and dates set early – and REGISTRATION is open! Close to 25 categories of racing offered at each race within the Series, full slate of Junior categories, and expanded Women’s category offerings. The Mountain Bike category continues in 2018.
Entry Fee increase does not happen to until the night before – Fridays – so we have given you an extra day to convince yourself to come out and race! Second race is always $10.00 when registering in advance – on-site to add a second race is $20.00
Many thanks to SRAM and HAMMER – and each of our Shop partners – Absolute Bikes, Global Bikes, Flat Tire Bikes, and Bicycle Ranch. Please support your local shop – get that ‘cross bike ready for the season opener in Globe on October 13!
Over the last month we have added several new Series categories – both men and women. Check out the Series Info page to view the complete menu of race offerings. With close to 25 categories on the race day schedule – you can race two, or three times! And your second (or third) race is just $10.00 – yes, $10.00.
Registration opens on August 1 for all seven AZ CROSS Series races.
Getting ready for the cyclocross season – check out Tempe Cyclocross Tuesdays, and/or this magazine offers some great advice and information.
USA Cycling’s CX Nationals are in December this year – Louisville, KY.
Finally, as you get your equipment ready for the fall race season, please visit one of the Series Retail partners – they support the Series, we need to support them!
Super stoked to have Flat Tire Bike Shop part of the Series – again – one of the longest running event (Globe) sponsors. Energy, enthusiasm, and a great vibe are hallmarks of the the Flat Tire experience. Check out the shop in Cave Creek – and make your plans to be in Globe in early October.
On December 16 @ Crossroads Park in Gilbert, Arizona will crown close to 20 State Champions in cyclocross – and PIVOT has joined the party.
Arizona State CX Championships p/b PIVOT schedule is posted on the schedule page.
Thanks PIVOT for all you do to support Arizona cycling – check out the sweet ‘cross/gravel Vault