In 20th and 21st of February 2016, a small village in the Azores, São Miguel island named Faial da Terra, celebrates 4 years since its commitment to develop mountain bike trails to boost local economy. Bike Safari Tour
with Monbike bike shop
, are organizing a enduro bike festival to celebrate their hard work and commitment.
Two days of enduro bike racing, 8 stages total, racers will experience a wide variety of terrain from, slippery dirt to cobblestone, purposely built trails to ancient trails left by the Portuguese settlers and farmers, finishing the weekend with a barbecue party by the sea.
A month prior to the EWS season start, the race will be a good warm-up for the pro EWS racers that already are expected to attend, like Damien Oton and many others from the top 15.
Registration will open November 16 2015 and close January 20th 2016.
Check our Facebook page
for updated information on the race.