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Race #8 - Tioga Thrillseeker - TO BE UPDATED FOR 2024


Early Pre-Registration closes DAY, MONTH DATE at TIME PM

<< Register HERE for Early Pre-Registration >>

Late Pre-Registration closes DAY, MONTH DATE at TIME PM

<< Register HERE for Late Pre-Registration >>

tioga Trails

No Day-Of Registration....Pre-Registration Only

No Day-Of or Day-Before Class Changes

Race Numbers:

Racers who have NOT raced a Series race this year will pick up their race number on race day.

Racers who HAVE raced a Series race this year will use their existing race number and will NOT pick up a new race number.

(Note that if you have raced a Series race this year, but have now registered for a DIFFERENT class, you will pick up a NEW race number for your NEW class on race day).

Start Times, Distances, Fees : ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY

Class Start Time Approx. Distance # of Laps Early Pre-Reg (closes Tuesday @ 11:59 pm) Late Pre-Reg (closes Friday @ 11:59 pm)
Kids Comp 9:00 AM 3 miles 1 $18 $28
Citizen Men & Women 9:30 AM 6 miles 2 $29 $39
Marathon 10:50 AM 4 hrs
Sport Men 11:00 AM 12 miles 2 $34 $44
Comp Women 11:00 AM 12 miles 2 $34 $44
Sport Women 11:00 AM 6 miles 1 $34 $44
Elite Men 1:10 PM 24 miles 4 $38 $48
Elite Women 1:10 PM 18 miles 3 $38 $48
Comp Men 1:20 PM 18 miles 3 $34 $44
All riders 18 and under $23 $33


Award ceremonies will follow each class of racing.  Medals (1st, 2nd, 3rd) will be awarded for all classes/subcategories as follows:

  • Kids Comp (Age Group)
  • Citizen (Age Group, Clydesdale/Athena)
  • Sport (Age Group, Clydesdale/Athena)
  • Comp (Age Group, Single Speed, Fat Bike)
  • Marathon (Overall)
  • Elite (Age Group, Overall)

2023 Race Information

Join us for the 3rd Annual Tioga Thrillseeker Race! Climb to the top of the old Tioga mine and cruise down machine-built trails with solid berms and quick rollers. Food will be for sale on-site by BBQ Box Company and Borealis Creamery. Take your pick from two great beaches for a dip afterward.

Updates & Trail Conditions

Race Courses


*Specific course elements are subject to change based on course conditions on race day and discretion of the race director and property owner.

Directions & Parking

Race Start:
Tioga Recreation Trailhead

Parking at this location is limited! 
There is parking in 3 lots: 

  • LOT  1 - Trailhead Parking Lot 
  • LOT 2 - Tioga Pit Parking Lot
  • LOT 3 - Tioga Beach Parking Lot (Approx. 1/2 mile from race area - connected by road and MTB trail)

Important! - There is NO parking along roads or in the public fishing access parking lot. 

Where to Stay

+ Explore local lodging on the Visit Grand Rapids website.

Local Activities

+ Check out local events on the Visit Grand Rapids Calendar


Ardent Bicycles is Grand Rapids’ local bike shop.
Their dedication to the sport is invaluable to the growing MTB scene Up North.
Check them out for all of your pre-race bike needs!


Support our trails as a Thrillseeker Sponsor!
Contact for more info.

Local Race Director