This year's Great Hawk Chase will be held at Spirit Mountain! The folks at COGGS are teaming up with Rock Solid Trails of Copper Harbor, Michigan to build new singletrack at Spirit Mountain! Expect a race course with variety like no other - brand new flow trail, old school ruggedness, grueling climbs, and speedy desents will all be found on this year's Great Hawk Chase!
This race will be a part of the third annual Kraus Anderson Bike Duluth Festival, with an entire weekend's worth of fun and festivities. For festival info, please head over to www.bikeduluthfestival.com
*This is a High School Race for free race. Open to 7th -12th graders. NO ONLINE REGISTRATION for these kids. Simply show up for the race and register on the day of. You will get a race plate and race in the CITIZEN class. at 9:30AM start time. There is a special wave for all of these riders. Please be at the venue by 8:30 to register for this race.
On line registration ends on Thursday August 11 at 8:00 PM.
Race day registration begins 8:00 am Sunday morning, August 14th at Spirit Mountain!
|Class||Start Time||Distance||# of Laps||Pre - Registration||Day of Registration|
|Kids Comp||9:00 AM||3||2 abbreviated laps||$10||$15|
|Marathon Open||10:50 AM||4 hours||$29||$35|
|Kids Comp, Citizen Awards||11:15 AM|
|Kids Fun Race**||12:45 PM||Free**||Free**|
|Expert & Pro Men*||1:10 PM||17.25||4.75||$29||$35|
|Expert & Pro Women*||1:12 PM||13.5||3.75||$29||$35|
|Comp/SS Open/Fatbike Open||1:15 PM||13.5||3.75||$25||$35|
|Comp Age Groups||1:18 PM||13.5||3.75||$25||$35|
|All riders 18 and under||-||-||$15||$20|
|Sport, Marathon Awards||1:30 PM|
|Comp/SS/Fatbike & Elite Group Awards||3:45 PM|
The Minnesota Series Kids Fun Race is designed to give younger children an opportunity to compete like their parents in a positive and fun environment. The Race is free to children ages 3 to 12. Parents can run or ride alongside with the kids, providing motivational and physical support.
Race starts at 12:45 pm. Helmets required. Register on-site only by 12:30 pm.
Pre-riding will be available the Saturday prior to the event after 2:00 PM. Some sections of this race course will be used by other Bike Duluth festival events Saturday morning.
CASH PRIZES for top Elites, so start shaving those precious ounces now!
Prizes will be provided for 1st - 3rd place in each age class for Kids Comp, Citizen, Sport, Comp, Expert, & Pro classes. See the MNSCS Guidelines for payout details.
AWESOME RAFFLE PRIZES provided by local sponsors and series sponsors alike!
Event will be based at the Spirit Mountain Grand Avenue Chalet.
From the Twin Cities, take I35 North to Exit 246 (Midway Rd)
Turn Right on to Midway/Cty Hwy 3, and follow it 6.9 miles to Grand Ave.
Turn Left on Grand, and go 2 miles to Spirit Mountain (on your left).