PRESS RELEASE: BC Bike Race2023 REGISTRATION OPENS
After two (2) brilliant years in the Okanagan the BC Bike Race will be returning to the Coast. The 2023 event and 17th edition will take place on Vancouver Island and return to its usual time slot, July 3-9, 2023. Registration opens Sept 27th at Noon PST
Along with a return to the usual dates, the BCBR will bring back camping, full-service meals and, will offer all the usual off-bike support to complement the incredible singletrack.
Base Camp is back, settle inThank you to the Okanagan
This year’s event (2022) saw racers journey through 7 distinct trail networks and 6 communities in the best fall riding weather possible; Kelowna at the Crawford trails, Salmon Arm both South Canoe and the Rubberhead, then on to exploring the heights of Silver Star Mountain Resort and it’s legendary Beowulf lap, returning to the valley below for stage 4, on the King Eddy Plateau high above Kalamalka Lake, the race then reached its highest point on Apex Mountain Resort and finally finished at Manitou beach in Naramata after an incredible route through the Three Blind Mice.
Always the focus is amazing singletrack
This 2022 route, this journey through the Okanagan, traveled vertically 9765meters (916m more than the height of Everest (8849m)) and tasted 265.5 kilometers of mostly singletrack. An incredible feat for all of the mountain bikers that attended, from an astonishing 27 countries!
Thin brown ribbons of Pow, where ever we go!
Wellness was back for 2022, and the Trail Fairies are always outCheck out the registration details atBCBikeRace.com
Course Details will be revealed in the coming monthsPhoto Credits:
Dave Silver, Margus Riga
And a good amount of gnar to keep everyone on their toe's
More goodness than you can shake a stick at