Open Men: Men who are 29 years old or younger.
Open Women: Women who are 29 years old or younger.
Vet Men: Men who are 30-39 years of age.
Vet Women: Women who are 30-39 years of age.
Master Men: Men who are 40-49 years of age.
Master Women: Women who are 40-49 years of age.
Senior Men: Men who are 50-59 years of age.
Senior Women: Women who are 50+ years of age.
Grand Master Men: Men who are 60 years of age or older.
Single Speed: Riders who choose to ride with only one gear.
Rhino: For those riders that weigh 200 pounds or more.
*RACE AGE IS CALCULATED BY YOUR AGE ON DECEMBER 31, 2021
*MUST BE PRESENT AT AWARDS CEREMONY TO RECEIVE AWARD
10/11/21 to 11/7/21
(No T-Shirt after 10/17/21)
Ensure that you fully read and understand the following policy regarding all refunds, transfers, and cancellations.
I (we) the registrant(s) understand that in the event that the race is cancelled or postponed as a result of (and not limited to) an act of God, Natural Disaster (including but not limited to forest fires however caused, earthquakes, storms, and floods) war, strike, revolution, COVID, lack of failure of transportation facilities, laws or interventions or actions of statutory bodies, major accidents during the race, or other such causes, the Blue Ridge Adventures event organizers will make every effort to reschedule the race to a later date of their choosing. If the registrant can not make the rescheduled date, the registrant acknowledges that NO REFUND or CREDIT to future races will be granted.
Race closure or course alteration: no refund or credit should be offered if a race stage(s) is cancelled or postponed or rerouted or shortened after the race has begun.
You must be present to pick up your packet.
No T-shirt’s shipped
No Deferrals under ANY circumstances.
Refunds available until July 31st, 2021 at 75% of entry fee.
Refunds available until September 30th, 2021 at 50% of entry fee.
No refunds after September 30th, 2021 NO EXCEPTIONS.
2021 Swank 65
Early Registration Open!
The Swank 65 Mountain Bike Journey is mountain bike racing at its most primeval, far removed from civilization and polluted air. The race begins at 2500 feet, and consists of a triad of cloverleaf shaped loops winding around Gloucester Gap in Pisgah National Forest. Rolling over rugged mining roads, fun single track, tough climbs and hell-raising descents, the exhilarating course will test your skills and desire as you explore the devilish terrain of the Pisgah National Forest.
This race is limited by the US Forest Service to 200 participants.
Please fill out the details and add your registration to your cart. *ALL FIELDS REQUIRED. All other information needed will be gathered from you at check out. Thank you for your participation, we look forward to seeing you at the race!