ALWAYS THE SATURDAY OF LABOR DAY WEEKEND

The Hopewell Challenge is a mountain bike race on purpose-built, single-track trails located in rural Central Pennsylvania to benefit interscholastic cycling.

Hopewell Challenge Mountain Bike Race
from 26.00

Register as many racers as you like here, then when you are finished, you can checkout your full cart and pay only once.

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Three skill levels:

  • Beginner 6.27 miles - 1 loop/800 ft. gain - 8:05 a.m. start
  • Intermediate 12.54 miles - 2 loops/1600 ft. gain - 8:00 a.m. start
  • Expert 18.81 miles - 3 loops/2400 ft. gain - 8:30 start

Race amenities:

  • Chip timing w/lap time splits
  • Water and sports drink provided
  • Nutritious fruit, and snacks provided
  • Vendors on site: for last minute repairs, supplies, etc.
  • T-shirts for all racers registered by 8/27.
  • Jersey's for race category winners (mailed).
  • Music - to get your grooviness groov'in!
  • New features! - be the first to "christen" the new stuff!
  • NICA - Student Rider discounts.
2017 Results: Larger group this year, and a great day or racing.  Thanks to all!!  

2017 Results: Larger group this year, and a great day or racing.  Thanks to all!!

 

Support kids on bikes

The Hopewell Challenge IS NOT a NICA sanctioned race: but it is a fun-raiser for a NICA sanctioned team.  

$1.00 of your registration fee will go toward the Bucks for Bikes program to support the league and get kids on bikes.

SUPER HIP AND TRENDY - You can order this Jersey using THIS LINK!

SUPER HIP AND TRENDY - You can order this Jersey using THIS LINK!

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Free T-shirt

The first 50 registrants will get a t-shirt featuring the image at left.  Proudly display the inspiration for "Bullet Baby" trail, set in a field of junk you might find along any of the trails.

The back tastefully lists some trail names, our beneficiary organizations, and our sponsors.