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Vote for 2021 Race of the Year

Each race season, the Minnesota Mountain Bike Series recognizes one race as the Race of the Year. All 2021 Series racers are invited to vote for the 2021 Race of the Year, and should have received an email with a link to the ballot. (Email has been sent to the email address associated with your SportsEngine account.) Voting will close Friday, November 12 at 11:59 PM, and the winner will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday. Cast your vote NOW!

~~RSVP~~ 2021 Awards Ceremony

Thank you to ALL the racers who raced with us this season! 2021 Series racers are invited to attend the 2021 Awards Ceremony to be held Saturday, November 13 from 5:30 - 8:00 PM at the Buck Hill Event Center (15400 Buck Hill Rd, Burnsville, MN 55306). The event is FREE, but you must RSVP. (No walk-ins allowed.) Registration will close Wednesday, November 10 at 11:59 PM. 

2021 Series racers should have received an email with the RSVP link. (Email has been sent to the email address associated with your SportsEngine account.)

Even if you didn’t win an award, you can still attend. Thanks to Buck Hill and Buck '54, we have been able to increase capacity at this year's event to 220 guests. (Thank you Buck Hill!) When registering, each racer is limited to 1 additional guest (2 Total guests). Please register ONLY IF you plan to attend, as we expect to reach capacity and want to ensure that no spot is wasted. Thank you for understanding.

Individual Age Group awards (per Race Class) and Team awards (per Race Class and Omnium) will be presented.  FINAL Individual Age Group Winners are available under the Series Winners tab of the Individual Standings and FINAL Team Winners are available under the Team Standings.  Any questions regarding standings, please contact Adam Emanoff at

2021 MNMBS Title Sponsor

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Giants Ridge is the #1-rated family vacation destination in Minnesota. Located north of Duluth in the heart of Minnesota’s unspoiled Superior National Forest of the Mesabi Iron Range, Giants Ridge offers incredible four-season fun and adventure for every level of outdoor enthusiast.


Soon to be the largest lift-served mountain bike park in the Midwest, Giants Ridge features eight purpose-built gravity (downhill) mountain bike trails, with more trails in construction throughout the 2021  season! Our lift-served downhill trails are considered beginner to advanced and are built to enhance rider enjoyment and fun!

New in 2021, Giants Ridge will offer nearly ten miles of cross country mountain bike trail winding through the dense forest terrain that surrounds Giants Ridge!

2021 Race Schedule

Date Race Day  

May 2

Sunday  St Croix Woolly, St Croix Falls, WI 
May 23 Sunday Gamehaven Lakeside Grind, Rochester MN
June 6 Sunday Detroit Mountain Shakedown 
June 13 Sunday Border Crossing, River Falls, WI 
June 27 Sunday Lester Park!, Duluth, MN 
July 11 Sunday Tioga, Grand Rapids, MN 
July 25 Sunday Mt. Kato, Mankato MN
Aug 8 Sunday Powder Monkey, Duluth, MN
Aug 22 Sunday Cuyuna Crusher, Crosby-Ironton, MN
Sept 4/5 Saturday XC   Laddies Loppet, Maplelag
Sept 12 Sunday Lester Park- RESCHEDULED, Duluth, MN 

Race With Us!

Welcome to the Minnesota Mountain Bike Series! With roots going all the way back to 1990, the Minnesota Mountain Bike Series features some of the best singletrack -- and racing -- that the Midwest has to offer. We strive to make all of our events fun and competitive for every kind of racer -- from weekend warriors to elite athletes. Join us just for the day, or bring the family along and make a weekend out of our destination races. We look forward to seeing you at the start line!

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The Minnesota Mountain Bike Series is operated by Mountain Bike Minnesota, Inc., a volunteer-run, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.