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Pedal Fest – Blue Mountain Resort’s Annual Bike Festival

June 26 – 28, 2015

Pedal Fest For all the love of BIKE! Pedal Fest is Blue Mountain’s annual bike festival which celebrates all ages, all ability levels and all aspects of biking. Key event highlights include:


» East Coast Open Downhill Race
» Whip Off
» Kids XC Race
» Other Activities


East Coast Open Downhill Race

King of the Mountain Series Race #1
June 26 - 28, 2015


East Coast Open East Coast Open is back! Blue Mountain’s legendary Downhill Race with the largest cash purse in the east is returning with an open format. This year’s race will be part of a three race series for Ontario Cup points including King of the Valley July 25th & 26th, and Fall Showdown September 12th & 13th.

Training: Friday June 26 and Saturday June 27, 2015
Race: Sunday June 28, 2015

Divisions:
Youth Boys & Girls 12-14
Youth Boys & Girls 15-17
Women 18+
Men 19-29
Men 30-39
Men 40-49
Men 50+
Outlaw/ Open Men
Outlaw/ Open Women

View East Coast Open Tech Guide and Schedule

Registration
Athletes will need to obtain an OCA racing license or a one day permit to participate in this year’s East Coast Open.
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View Online Registration
Sign Event Waiver

All payment will be made at athlete check in. Online registration will be live until Thursday June 25th. Athletes can register at the event Friday June 25th, 26th and for amateur divisions only Sunday June 27th.

Please note that riders under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian fill out the waiver link above in advance, or be present with the athlete if they choose to register on-site. Please visit the Tech Guide for requirements on regarding equipment and rider assessments.

Rider Assessment
Competitors 17 years of age and under are required to complete the Blue Mountain Bike Park skill assessment prior to racing in the East Coast Open.


Coors Light Whip Off Contest

Saturday June 27, 2015
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Whip Off The best Whip wins! This contest is a fun, luck of the draw bracket knock-out format. Invite only, with limited open spots. Riding Feels Good will be taking your votes on who you would like to see ‘Whip It’ at this year event. This year Coors Light will be keeping everyone hydrated in the Coors Light beer garden for those 19+.

See results from the 2014 Whip Off competition

Kids XC Race

Saturday June 27th
Registration: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Event: 3:00 pm


Kids XC Race A fun, free cross country race for kids 9 & under! Push bikes welcome. Kids will race a small loop at the base of the mountain, distance depending on age.




Divisions Include:
3 yrs & under
4-5 yrs
6-7 yrs
8-9 yrs

Other Activities during Pedal Fest:

Guided Bike Tours & Trail Maps of the Georgian Triangle Region
Bike Demos
BMX demonstrations
Vendor Village
Downhill Mountain Biking
XC Guided Tours
Leisure Bike Rides to the beach
Kids Bike Camps
Village Night Life

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