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RACE # 1 - St. Croix Valley Woolly - Rescheduled

2021 Race Information Coming Soon!

Ben Mullin

Ben Mullin

Woolly Bike Club

Phone: 651-261-9649

Race 1 - ST CROIX VALLEY WOOLLY - DATE TBD

Start Times, Distances, Fees

Class Start Time Distance # of Laps Race Registration
Kids Comp 9:00 AM 5 miles 1 TBD
Citizen 9:30 AM 10 miles 2 TBD
Sport 11:00 AM 14.5 miles 2 TBD
Sport Women 11:00 AM 1 TBD
Comp Women 11:00 AM 14.5 miles 2 TBD
Elite Men 1:10 PM 28 miles 4 TBD
Elite Women 1:12 PM 21 miles 3 TBD
Comp 1:20 PM 21 miles 3 TBD
All riders 18 and under - - - TBD

RACE COURSE DESCRIPTION AND MAPS

2020 - Course Maps 

Courses for 2020 are still TBD.  We have run the same course in 2018 and 2019 so we would like to change things up slightly.  But we need to wait for the snow to melt and to assess the trail conditions before we make any decisions.

Kids Comp and Citizen

TBD

Sport/Marathon/Women's Elite/Men's Elite

TBD

Comp

TBD

Sponsors Needed

We are currently seeking sponsors for the 2020 race.  If you are a business who is interested please reach out to race@woollybikeclub.com for more information.

Sponsored by Olson Power & Equipment

Olson Power & Equipment

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See those great Can-Am Side-by-Sides being used by the race staff?  You can buy those exact machines at Olson Power.

At Olson Power & Equipment, Inc., we carry only the leading brands in the industry. This way we know our customers are getting the best bang for their money! Brands that we carry include Can Am, Echo, Ferris, Gehl, Grasshopper, Honda Power Equipment, Jonsered, Kubota, Land Pride, Simplicity, Ski Doo and more. 

Dedicated to providing our customers with quality products, affordable prices and the best customer service around, our team at Olson Power & Equipment, Inc. looks forward to helping you. Located in North Branch, we service many surrounding areas including Cambridge, Isanti, Lindstrom, Osceola, Pine City, Princeton, St Croix Falls and more! Call or stop in today; we look forward to hearing from you.

Sponsored by Genius Of Fun

Genius Of Fun

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Woody is the man that challenged Keith Velaski and Mark Fisk to host a mountain bike race.  That challenge developed into 12 years of mountain bike racing, the founding of the Woolly Bike Club, 9+ miles of singletrack, etc...., etc...., etc...  Plus Woody teamed up the club a few years ago to offer great kid's events at the race venue through Spring Awakening, a celebration of Spring that Woody organized.  He has been with us since the beginning and he keeps helping us be better...plus he puts on TONS of other great events throughout the area and throughout the year.

For 20 years Genius Of Fun (Woody McBride) has been a full service Pro Sound, Light & Event Producer based in the Twin Cities/St Croix Valley producing St Paul Oktoberfest, TC Burger Battle and numerous city festivals and countless shows at First Avenue.

Sponsored by Bike Jacket

Bike Jacket

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Protect your two-wheeled investment

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Bikes are often on the back of a vehicle being transported somewhere. Driving along the road less traveled can be great—but what dirt and gravel do to bike components is no good.

No more hassling with offhand solutions

Hey, we’ve been there and done that. We’ve messed with plastic bags that flew off on the road and other crazy mishaps. You want to spend your time biking and not hassling with protecting your bike on the road. That’s why we created Bike Jacket! Easy, fast and effective.

DIRECTIONS

 Driving Directions from the Twin Cities

 Take I-35 North out of the Metro to Hwy 8 (Exit 132) in Forest Lake.  East on Hwy 8 ( about 23 miles) to Wisconsin.  After you cross the bridge into God's Country, you will proceed about 1 mile and turn left onto Industrial Pkwy (opposite KFC) for 2 blocks.  Left onto Maple Drive for 2 blocks.  St Croix Falls High School will be on the right. 

Driving Directions from the North (Minnesota)

South on I-35 to North Branch.  In North Branch go East on  Hwy 95 (exit 147) for about 20 miles into Taylors Falls.  At the stop light you will go right onto Hwy 8 into Wisconsin.  Proceed about 1 mile east on Hwy 8.  Left on Industrial Pkwy (opposite KFC) for 2 blocks.  Left onto Maple Drive for 2 blocks.  St Croix Falls High School will be on the right. 

 Driving Directions from the East 

 Take US-8 into St. Croix Falls.  Right on Industrial Pkwy (opposite KFC) for 2 blocks.  Left on Maple Drive for 2 blocks.  St Croix Falls High School will be on the right.

(FYI - If you are coming to pre-ride or anytime other than race weekend, you will probably want to park at the Woolly Trailhead.  Instead of turning left on Maple Drive, you would turn right.   You will see the Woolly Trailhead directly ahead of you after driving 2 blocks.)

If you are going to use a maping program, here is the physical address for the St Croix Falls High School:

740 Maple Drive St. Croix Falls, WI 54024

CAMPING and HOTELS

Please plan to make a great weekend of the race and head up Saturday...or even Friday.  Our first choice for your stay would be one of our past Race Sponsors at the Holiday Inn Express or the Dalles House Motel.  Be sure to tell them you are in town for the race!

We DO NOT have camping available at the race.  The high school will not allow it.  We have several great options within minutes of the race.

Wisconsin Interstate Park  715-483-3747

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Minnesota Interstate Park  651-465-5711

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Wildwood Campground  651-465-6315

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Sponsored by WOLLY BIKE CLUB - Your source for everything WOOLLY!!

WOLLY BIKE CLUB - Your source for everything WOOLLY!!

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Trail Conditions?  Upcoming Events?  Directions?  Group Rides?  Trail Work Days?  Trail Maps?  We update our website regularly, so check back frequently. 

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