“First race of the Northstar at Tahoe Downhill Series 2016.
— Michael Town
Race - Jul 8, 2018
Downhill Mountain Bike enthusiasts are offered the perfect conditions for downhill racing on Northstar California’s terrain and can compete against one another all summer long during the Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series featuring 20 divisions for men, women and juniors to compete in. The top three racers in each division will receive awards at the conclusion of each race as well as the conclusion of the entire series, based on cumulative points. An after party and awards ceremony will be hosted on the Day Lodge Deck with food and drink specials for competitors to enjoy. Awards are scheduled to begin at approximately 3:30 pm (or a half hour after the final competitor finishes).
Need to Know
Races start at 12:30PM
Race Fees + Registration
Please register online in advance onBikereg.com
or in person the morning of your race.
Online registration will open by May 27th. Over the phone registration is not available.
Amateur- Cats 1/2/3
$40 - Online more than 14 days in advance
$44 - Online within 14 days (Online registration closes at 12pm the Friday before the race)
$52 - Day of
Pro & Vet Pro
$50 - Online more than 14 days in advance
$54 - Online within 14 days (Online registration closes at 12pm the Friday before the race)
$62 - Day of
*Lift Ticket not included, racer lift tickets are $40
is by far one of the hardest trails to race. You have to have a good combination of fitness and technical skills to go fast at this event. Rough and rocky with quite a few long sprints.
History & Background
Northstar is home to Northern California's largest mountain bike park.