Wednesday, April 08, 2009
the Caspar Classic Mountain Bike Race
to be held Sunday September 6th 2009 on Labor Day weekend.
Race start is 10am registration opens at 8am on Caspar Logging Rd at Rd 600.
From Hwy 1 at Caspar (between Mendocino and Fort Bragg) go east on Fern Creek Rd to top of hill, right on Caspar Orchard Rd, then stay straight on dirt Caspar Logging Rd for 1 mile to Race Start. Due to large speed bumps on Caspar Logging Rd low clearance vehicles should turn left to stay on Caspar Orchard Rd and stay straight onto dirt Rd at end of pavement, than after 1/4 mile turn left on Logging Rd to Race Start.
The course is the same as last year, a 7-mile loop with 500ft of climbing, about 1/3 dirt road, 1/3 double-track trail, and 1/3 single-track trail.
Racer groups will be,
Beginning racers 1-loop/7 miles/500ft climb
Intermediate racers 2-loops/14 miles/1000ft climb
Advanced racers 3-loops/21 miles/1500ft climb
Groups for woman, single speeders and others may also be formed.
Race fee is $25
For more information contact Rick Riley at 707 964-5250or firstname.lastname@example.org
Some photos of the 2008 Caspar Classic
2008 Race Report