Iron Mountain MTB Festival

 

The Spillway Area, DeGray Lake, Arkadelphia AR

Schedule of Events

 

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Friday 5/3/19  
Noon - 7:00pm Courses open for Pre riding
   
Saturday 5/4/19  
6:00am - 30 min prior to start of division Packet pick up and onsite Registration-(on site registration available only if we are not at field max)   [Location MAP]
8:00am Marathon and tour Start
11:30am - 4:00pm Post race area active
2:30pm Podium Ceremonies  [Location MAP]
   
Sunday 5/5/19
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6:45am - 30 min prior to start of division Packet Pick up and Race Day Registration.  [Location MAP]
8:00am Junior start
9:00am CAT 3 and Clyde's - Start
9:55am CAT 1 Male and Open Male - Start
10:05am CAT 2 Males, Single Speed, CAT 1/2 Women - Start
11:20am Podium Ceremonies for Juniors, CAT 3 and Clydes  [Location MAP]
12:45pm Podium Ceremonies for CAT 1, Open, CAT 2 and Single Speed  [Location MAP]

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Caddo Valley

 

 

 

Caddo Valley

Hotels

Condo's

Restaurants

 

Local Hotel Listing

 

Places to eat locally

Caddo Valley

     

Iron Mt Lodge & Marina Info here

Iron Mtn. Marina Lodge
134 Iron Mountain Marina Dr.
Arkadelphia, Arkansas 71923

For reservations call:
(870) 246-4310 in state
(800) 243-3396 out of state
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   DeGray Lake State

       Park Lodge

Call Directly 501-865-5853

        Lodge website

Arkadelphia Chamber of Commerce listing of Hotels.  Most are within 5 miles of the race site.

Local Hotel listing here

 

Hot Springs Visitor Guide lists additional hotels with in 20 - 45 minutes of race site.

Hot Spring Hotels listing here

       Hot Springs

 

Special Rates:

Super 8 Motel 

The Caddo Valley Super 8 Motel is only minutes from the race site, and is offering super low rates.

Call them directly at  (870) 2465-8585 and let then know your with the Mountain Bike Marathon. 

Single king Size : $58.00 plus tax
Two full size beds: $63.00 plus tax

Camping

RV or Tent :

 

 

Iron Mountain Campground


69 campsites:

  • electricity at each site
  • sanitary waste disposal station
  • showers
  • flush toilets
  • swim beach
  • boat launch.
  • designated tent only sites
  • designated RV only sites
  • designated RV/tent combo Sites.

[Website Information]

 

 DeGray Lake State Park
Located 5 Miles away
For Reservations
Go online: www.degray.com/camping 

 

 Arkadelphia Campground
Located 4 miles away
(870) 246-4922

 

     

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Amenities

for each competitor

 
  • Post event Awards ceremony
  • Hot food post race
  • And More

Parking Information:

We will have individuals providing parking instructions on race morning within the Spillway Area.

 

 

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Racing Categories for the Mountain Bike Marathon:
Men Women

Bike Hot Springs

Hot Springs

29 & under/Pro

30-39

40-49

50-59

60+

39 & under/Pro

40-49

50+

Single Speed open

Iron Mt Man Prize Purse - 2019*

Total Purse - $2000

Place Male Female
 1  300  300
 2  250  250
 3 200  200
4 150  150
5 100 100

Age Group and Single Speed awards are 3 deep.

*Prize Purse is awarded to fastest overall individuals, regardless of racing division

Racing Categories for the Dawg Days Cross Country MTB Race:

Male Open

Prize purse division

CAT 2

CAT 3

Junior

Men 15-18

Men 15-18

Men 15-18

Junior Men 1-10

Men 19-29 / Pro

Men 19-29

Men 19-29

Junior Men 11-12

Men 30-39

Men 30-39

Men 30-39

Junior Men 13-14

Men 40-49

Men 40-49

Men 40-49

 

CAT 1

Men 50-59

Men 50-59

Junior Women 1-10

Men 50-59

Men 60+

Men 60+

Junior Women 11-12

Men 60+

 

 

Junior Women 13-14

 

 

Women 15-18

 

CAT 1 Women

Women 19-39

Women 19-29

Specialty Classes

Women 15-18

Women 40+

Women 30-39

Single Speed

Women 19-39

 

Women 40-49

Clydesdale (220+)

Women 40+

 

Women 50+

 

Dawg Days Cross County Awards:

Male Open division - Prize purse distributed per the AMBCS Unified pay out chart.

Female CAT 1 and CAT 2 Women to start together- Prize purse distributed per the AMBCS Unified pay out chart.

All other classes to be awarded 3 deep with trophies or medals.

 

 

Iron Mt Man 50 -  May 4, 2019

 

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Field Max is 300

Pricing Dates All Athletes-Male / Female
Jan 2 at 12:01am CST through Feb 28 at 11:59pm $90
March 1 thru 5/2 at 4:00pm $100

On site in person registration
5/3 and 5/4
Onsite registration will be allowed if field max is not met.

$115

 

 

Dawg Dayz XC MTB

AMBCS

May 5, 2019

No Field Caps

Jr Racers

(14 and under)

CAT 3 & Clyds CAT 2 and Single Speed All CAT 1 and Male open

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Jan 2 at 12:01am thru May 4 at 4:00pm $15 $35 $35

$40

Onsite/in person registration $15 $40 $40 $45
 
 

 

Marathon Race Course information

Marathon Start Loop:

The Starting line of the event is on Skyline Drive at front of the Spillway Area.  The races will proceed down the Gravel road through the Spillway Channel and turn right on the utility cut dirt road at the back of the channel.  Riders will climb the dirt road and turn left onto the Yellow Snow trail after passing under the power lines. 

Marathon Main Course:

Point A is the start of the main loop.  Proceed CCW on Yellow Snow for 2.5 mile to Point B.  Turn Right on the paved road  for .3 miles to Point E.  Proceed CCW onto the Jolly Green Giant.  Proceed 2.7miles going past Points F and H to Point I.  Continue CCW onto Clockwork Orange for 3 miles to Point K  Turn Right onto Blue Bayou and go 1 mile to Point M.  Cross the Paved Rd  (point M) and continue on Blue Bayou for and additional 1.9 miles to Point N.  Turn Right onto the White Zone flowing CCW. 4.8 mile later the rider will return to Point N.  Turn Right onto Clock work Orange and follow .5 miles to Point J.  Cross Skyline drive (paved rd) and proceed to Point I on the Jolly Green Giant.  Stay right at Point I  and Follow the Jolly Green Giant for 3.5 miles passing by points H  and G.  At Point E turn right on the paved road and cross the paved river bridge and proceed .4 miles to point C.  At point C turn left onto  the Yellow Snow trail.  Follow Yellow Snow for 2 miles to Point A ( you will pass Point D on your way to Point A)  .  This is the completion of lap 1.  2 Laps are required. 

 

Printable Course map with legend

 

Down loadable GPX file of main course

 

Marathon Feed Zones:

  • Feed Zone #1 - Point M (12.5 miles -  on lap 1)
  • Feed Zone #2 - Point A (25 miles -  end of lap 1)
  • Feed Zone #3 - Point M ( 37.5 miles -  on lap 2)
    • Note: Feed Zones 1 and 3 are the same location
1. There will be coolers of water at  the feed zones. Riders will have to stop and fill up their own bottles or have personal support personnel.
2.  Rider will have the ability to have drop bags  delivered to feed zone #1/ 3.  Riders will be required to use the ID tags provided by the race to ID their respective drop bags.  The properly ID'd bags will be delivered to to Feed Zone #1/ 3.    The location for the athletes to drop their  bags will be disclosed in the Tech Guide and at the Pre Race meeting. 
3. Your Team staff members are welcome to go to any feed zone to support their riders.
Cross County Race Course Information
 
 
Printable XC Race Course Map Here
XC Start loop info:
 The Starting line of the event is on Skyline Drive at front of the Spillway Area.  The racers will proceed west on Skyline drive for .25 mile and tun left onto the road at the pump house. The racers will follow the pump house road to the intersection of the Yellow Snow Trial and turn right.  This will place you on single track portion of the course.
XC Main Portion of course:
Cat 3, Clydesdales and Jr's 13-14:  Once on Yellow Snow Proceed CCW on Yellow Snow for 2.5 mile to Point B.  Turn Right on the paved road  for .3 miles to Point E.  Proceed CCW onto the Jolly Green Giant.  Proceed 2.7miles going past Points F and H to Point I. Make a 120 degree left turn at I and proceed back to H using the lower green trail.  Continue Past G and to past E to C .  the Finish Line will be adjacent to A.  Course length 10.5 miles.
CAT 1/ 2 and Single Speed:  Once on Yellow Snow Proceed CCW on Yellow Snow for 2.5 mile to Point B.  Turn Right on the paved road  for .3 miles to Point E.  Proceed CCW onto the Jolly Green Giant.  Proceed 2.7miles going past Point F to Point H.  Make a 120 degree left turn at H and proceed back to E using the lower green trail.  Continue to C . The Lap point and Finish Line will be adjacent to A.  All CAT 2 and Single Speed racers will do 2 laps.  CAT 1 Women and CAT 1 men 50-59 and 60+ will do 2 laps.  CAT 1 Men 15- 49 and open will do 3 laps.    2 Laps = 17.5 miles.  3 laps = 26.5 miles
Jr 10 and Under and 11-12:  Once on Yellow Snow Proceed CCW on Yellow Snow for 2.5 mile to Point B.  Turn left on the paved road  for .15 miles to Point C.  Follw the Yellow Trail back to point A.  the Finish Line is adjacent to Point A.  Course length = 5 miles
XC Feed Zone for CAT 1, CAT 1/Open, CAT 2 & Single Speed
  • Feed Zone #1 - Point A (8.75 miles -  end of lap 1)
  • Feed Zone #2 - Point A ( 17.5 miles -  end of lap 2)
    • Note: Feed Zones 1 and 2 are the same location
1. There will be coolers of water at  the feed zones. Riders will have to stop and fill up their own bottles or have personal support personnel.
2. Your Team staff members are welcome to go to any feed zone to support their riders.

Event Sponsors:

Caddo Valley

AR Cycling and Fitness

 

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The Ride

 

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