Throwdown Thursdays – Scott Thursday Night Race Series Presented By Legends Mountain Eatery
Come out every Thursday for an evening of fun, gravity-fed mountain biking, great post race draw prizes from SCOTT and Fox, and a post-race refreshments at Legends Mountain Eatery!
Register by 6:30pm on race day at the Adventure Cabin in the plaza at the base of the resort. Race starts at 7pm SHARP at the start of the race route. Race route information will be confirmed at the Adventure Centre on race day and on the Fernie Alpine Resort facebook page.
Entry fee is $5 (include race and post-race drink at Legends Mountain Eatery).
Lift ticket or season pass is required to access race course. (Lift ticket is not included in entry fee)
Format: Racers will get 1 lap down the designated race course and are timed via our manual Webscorer App. Course will be open to public all day and racers are encouraged to take a practice run as no formal training run will take place. Following the race, competitors can head over to Legends Mountain Eatery and trade in their race plate for a cold beverage to enjoy as times are tabulated. Prize ceremony will follow at Legends approx. 20min after the last racer has crossed the finish line. Weekly prizes are given out via draw prizes plus competitors accumulate points at each race, and series champions in each category are crowned at the final race on August 30th . (Please note racers must compete in a minimum of 3 races over the season in order to qualify for the overall standings).
2018 Race Dates:
July 5, 12. 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Race Categories (male & female categories for each age group):
Kids (age 8-12)
Youth (age 13-17)
Adult (age 18-39)
Masters (age 40+)
Photo Credit: Nicole Matei