Race 3: The Scorcher 🔥
Saturday, August 19, 2023 | 9:30 AM
The Scorcher at Chestnut Ridge has more kid-friendly racing options for all skill levels. The courses range from the easy balance biker lollipop to the 5.4-mile single-track technical course with elevation changes for more advanced riders. There’s even a pump track to crank up the fun factor for all. Take your experience from the summer and build on it!
Riders must register to participate. The registration window is April 1 through midnight on the Wednesday before the race.
Tip: Click on the side menu icon in the map below to reveal details about all markers and outlined areas.
|Balance Bike & 3-4 Course||Novice 5-6 Course||Novice 7+ Course||Advanced Sport Course|
|(0.1 mile, 16 feet elevation)||(0.3 miles, 16 feet elevation)||(0.8 miles, 95 feet elevation)||(2.7 miles, 233 feet elevation)|
|Watch Preview||Watch Preview||Watch Preview||Watch Preview|
|Novice course for balance bikers and 3-4 pedalers.||Novice course for 5-6 riders through the field.||Novice course for 7+ riders through the field and woods.||Advanced course for riders 9+ who are ready to ride longer, climb, and tackle rooty sections.
1 and 2 lap options.
|Rider Category||Race Course||**Estimated** Start Time||Waves (What is a Wave?)|
|Balance Bikes||Balance Bike & 3-4 Course||9:30 AM||1|
|3-4 Pedalers||Balance Bike & 3-4 Course||9:40 AM||2|
|Novice 5-6||Novice 5-6 Course||9:50 AM||3-5|
|Novice 7-8||Novice 7+ Course||10:20 AM||6-9|
|Novice 9+||Novice 7+ Course||10:55 AM||10-11|
|🏅Awards & Course Change||Gators Trailer||11:15 AM|
|Advanced 1-Lap||Advanced Sport Course||11:45 AM||12-14|
|Advanced 2-Lap||Advanced Sport Course||12:30 PM||15-17|
|🏅Awards||Gators Trailer||1:45 PM|
What to Bring:
- Water is NOT available onsite. Be sure to bring plenty of hydration for both your race AND your spectators
- Bring your popup tent. There is very little shade at Chestnut Ridge
Amenities on Race Day:
- First Aid / Emergency Response Crew
- Port-a-John and vault toilet
- Snack and Bike Maintenance at the Trek tent