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2018 Moab Rocks Race Guide

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2 MOAB ROCKS | Get Ready to Rock! Giddy up and get ready to ride Moab! Long known as one of the world's most iconic mountain biking destinations, Moab has played host to riders from far and wide, and we feel honored just to be here! Thanks to some great input from our partners at Poison Spider, Moab Rocks utilizes some of best classic and new routes, including Porcupine Rim, Klondike Bluffs, and Magnificent 7. With three exciting stages, this is sure to be a masterpiece of XC riding. All this is wrapped up in a fully supported, fun and friendly atmosphere, combining camaraderie and competition. Moab Rocks will present not only the best in Moab riding, but also the best in Moab culture, with beer from Moab Brewery. Moab Rocks will work in partnership with Grand County Trail Mix, and under permit from the Bureau of Land Management. This guide is provided for those considering registering to better understand how the event works and also for registered mountain bikers planning and preparing for the event to guide you through the weekend. Race Format: • Solo Categories: Open Men, Open Women, 40+ Men, 40+ Women, 50+ Men • The Top 3 finishers in each category will be recognized daily • GC leaders for each stage will be recognized with a leader's plate following each stage • The top 3 in GC for each category by overall time will be recognized at the end of the final stage • Single Day entries will be eligible for stage awards in their respective category, but not for General Classification ranking Important Notes: • Due to the fragile nature of the desert soil, passing on the singletrack portions of the course is only allowed on slickrock segments. There is no authorized passing on non slickrock portions of the singletrack. Any reported, or observed, passing on the non-slickrock singletrack portions of the course during the race will result in rider disqualification. • Please do not alter your race plate. • Massage Therapy will be available at Swanny City Park each afternoon following the stages on a fee-for- service basis. You can pre-book massage times at sign on. • Support the Grand County Trail Mix by buying a raffle ticket! $5 each or 3 for $10 gets you a chance to win some incredible prizes from Poison Spider Bicycles, TransRockies and our event sponsors. We will have nightly prize draws at Swanny Park! Schedule of Events: Friday, April 13, 2018 5:00 - 7:00 PM Registration and Sign-On, Swanny City Park 5:30 - 7:30 PM Evening Social, Swanny City Park. Beer will be served from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. 7:15 PM Opening Briefing, Swanny City Park Welcome to Moab Rocks

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