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Slush Sprocket Mountain Bike Race

When rubber meets the snow! Downhill mountain bike race on Bill’s Run. This will be a Giant Slalom style race with gates, burms and jumps. A solo race against the clock and competitors. May the fastest racer win!

Cost: $59 per competitor, limited to 100 competitors
Registration: Register for Slush Sprocket
Helmets REQUIRED! No additional traction can be added to tires (i.e. spikes, studs, chains).

Check-In: 8-9 AM
Chair lift ride to top of Powderhorn: 8:30 – 9:45 AM
  Racers will transport their own bike via lift, one-ride only, to the start. Racers must have their own leash attached to bike.
Race Start: 10:00 AM
Awards: 2:00 PM on the Sunset Deck

Course Description
Location: Bill’s Run
Distance: 1 Mile
Vertical Drop: 1,201 feet

• Male & Female: Ages 18-35
• Male & Female: Ages 36-55
• Male & Female:  56 & up

Click here to register for the race
Click here to download the race flier

Lodging Partners (night of March 29, 2014)

Property Rate Additional Information
Candlewood Suites $99.00 per night, plus tax Candlewood Suites Grand Junction prides itself on making our guests feel as close to home as you can be. We have large flat screen televisions in every room and fully stocked kitchens with all the utensils to prepare a meal.
Clarion Hotel $74.00 per night, plus tax Your guests will enjoy the comfort of our sleep rooms with upgraded bedding, new lighting and granite vanities, coffee makers, new flat-screen 32” television sets with HBO and ESPN, free newspapers, local phone calls, and wireless internet.   The hotel is 100 % non-smoking for our guests comfort. We are located at Exit 31 off of I-70.
Courtyard by Marriott $84.00 per night, plus tax Reservation must be made by 3/22/14 for special rate.
La Quinta Inn & Suites $69 per night, plus tax Rate includes breakfast and complimentary internet. Participants need to call the hotel directly at 970-241-2929 and be connected to the front desk to make their reservations. Please use the group name Slush Sprocket. Reservation would need to be made prior to 3/22/2014 to be eligible for the group discount.


Sunday, March 30, 2014 -
7:30am to 2:00pm
Snow Report: 970.268.5300