EUREKA SPRINGS, AR / May 18-19, 2019

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Enduro world series event!

We are excited to partner with the Enduro World Series to host stop number one of the EWS North American Series to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The community, vibrant city, and diverse terrain will make for one of the most memorable enduro races in the United States.

Thank you Crescent Hotel & Spa!

The 2019 Eureka Springs Enduro is made possible by the Crescent Hotel & Spa.


REGISTER
(OPENS 3.25.19)
New for 2019 we’ve added an Expert Women’s category!

 

The Eureka Springs Enduro will be a weekend of stoke and action! More fun to come in 2019 with a fresh urban stage starting at the Crescent Hotel! We’ll utilize the trails at Passion Play, the downhill trails at Lake Leatherwood, and some brand new lines created for the event, plus a downtown urban stage!

Entry Includes: 

  • Fully supported race over two days with 10-12 unique stages. 

  • The Urban stage. Truly a unique experience.

  • Two racer meals compliments of Cycle OG.

  • Full mechanical support thanks to Phat Tire Bike Shop. 

  • Medical support by Oz MTB Patrol during race and dedicated practice times.

  • Race day shuttles for amateur racers (pro and EWS classes will only get 1 shuttle.

  • Hydration support and riders lounge thanks to Monster Hydro.

  • Timing system for instant results and 100th of a second accuracy.

  • Professionally marked course with arrows and tape. 

  • Cold adult beverages in marked areas. 21+ only.  

  • AID stations and lunch mid-race both days.

  • Over $5000 in cash and prizes.

  • Professional awards ceremony.

  • Music and festivities

  • AES event swag.


SCHEDULE (Updated 3/25/19)


FRIDAY May 17, 2019

Official pre-riding begins! The trails are still open to the public so beware of other trail users! 

7PM-9PM - Friday’s Pasta Dinner & Mandatory Racer Meeting happening in the main ballroom of the famous Crescent Hotel. We’ll review critical course details, toss out some awesome swag, and dine in one of the most epic ballrooms in Arkansas..

SATURDAY RACE DAY #1

7:00-8:45am - Check-In, on-Site Registration, and timing module pick-up.

9:00am - MANDATORY riders meeting at base camp.

9:30am - Racing begins

Mid Race - Light lunch/ snacks, hydration served on course. Included for racers compliments of Cycle OG. 

FINISH - Finish back at the Lake Leatherwood Basecamp. Turn-in timing module as soon as you’re finished.

4:00pm - Complimentary race meal by Cycle OG. Spectators and other non-racers just $6.

4:00pm - Mandatory Urban Stage sign up to secure your Sunday stage 1 start time.

6:00pm - Urban stage walk pre-view starting at the Crescent Hotel. No parking allowed at the Crescent, they will be maxed out from a prior event. Plan to be dropped off or to ride over. We’ll walk the Urban DH from top to bottom where we end at Chelsea’s for evening libations.

SUNDAY RACE DAY #2

6:00-7:20am - Check in at Lake Leatherwood Basecamp.

6:30-7:30am - Shuttles will run from Lake Leatherwood to the Crescent. You’re welcome to drive or ride to the Crescent on your own. Keep in mind there is no parking allowed at the Crescent unless you are a guest. Your shuttle time is based on your start time.

7:00am-9:00am - The Urban Stage will be full enduro. Steep, technical staircase descents, big drops and some high speed action. There will be A-lines (faster but more technical) and B-lines (slower but roll-able). Use extreme caution and ride within your limits.

Mid Race - Light lunch/ snacks, hydration served on course. Included for racers compliments of Cycle OG. 

Finish back at Basecamp for the awards ceremony food and hydration.

*If you’re racing for EWS points then click here for essential details.


LOGISTICS

Key Locations

Basecamp is home of the vendor expo, awards ceremony, live music, and finish location of each day. Located lake side at Lake Leatherwood City Park 1303 Co Rd 204, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
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Race Day 1 (Saturday) will be on the downhill trails at Lake Leatherwood.

Race Day 2 (Sunday) is going down on the sweet trails of Passion Play which is on the other side of Eureka.

Friday’s Pasta Dinner & Mandatory Racer Meeting - Happening in the main ballroom of the famous Crescent Hotel. We’ll review critical course details, toss out some awesome swag, and dine in one of the most epic ballrooms in Arkansas.

Lodging

Camping - Click here to secure a prime spot on site at Lake Leatherwood.

Hotel - Stay at the historic Crescent Hotel & Spa and enjoy an in town experience. This is also the start of Sunday’s urban downhill!

Wanderoo - Mountain bike friendly, centrally located between Leatherwood and Passion Play. Affordable rooms.

FULL FACE AND KNEE PADS MANDATORY

Full face and knee pads are mandatory at this event. No exceptions. We highly suggest elbow pads as well. Phat Tire and Mojo Cycling have full faces in stock. Mojo is offering registered riders 10% off a full face and knee pads. Phat Tire will also have full faces for sale on site. Riding within your limit is essential.

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