Post by lonepeakracer on Jul 3, 2012 21:02:50 GMT -5
The Kenda Big Sky XC is Aug 25-26 at Big Sky Resort. For the 4th running of the Big Sky XC: a major A/B loop re-route, a new and improved Youth/ Novice loop, and the Yamaha/Blitz Motorsports $10,000 pro purse.
The Swift Current lift will be open for spectators and the Tram to the Peak Expedition. The Ramcharger lift will be open for mountain biking.
Discount hotel rooms for racers and spectators. Call group reservations and request the Big Sky XC discount. www.bigskyresort.com
Many of the country's top professional racers have committed to line up, including X Games silver medalist Cody Webb (Factory Beta), bronze medalist Cory Graffunder (Factory Husky), and current GNCC XC1 series leader Paul Whibley (Factory Yamaha). The pro race leaves the line at 12:30pm on Sunday.
Equally as exciting, Montana has several racers doing well in national off road racing series. Even if you don't race, come cheer on our local Montana racers as they compete against a national field.
Mark Weirich: leading AMA National Hare & Hound 40+ A class. Mike Slawson: 2nd place, AMA National Hare & Hound 450A class Wes Luly: leading AMA West Hare Scrambles Championship 450A class.
Post by lonepeakracer on Jul 20, 2012 18:34:32 GMT -5
Just added AMA National Hare & Hound racer Jacob Augubright to the list of Pro racers attending Big Sky.
Currently in 6th place in the National Hare & Hound series after missing the first 3 rounds. He won round 5. Also finished 2nd at this year's Last Dog Standing, and one the 1st Annual Fireworks Extreme Enduro.