The Dirt Devils Mountain Bike Festival is brought to you by Velosport Events in partnership with Specialized Bikes and Bike Tech, as the main event sponsors for this race.
CALLING ALL MOUNTAIN BIKERS!!! Join in on the fun on Sunday, May 7th, 2017! This race is located in the heart of Virginia Key with a spectator friendly 7 mile loop for all categories.
Sunday, May 7th: RACE DAY!
Entry to race.
1 FREE beer ticket. (soft drinks for anyone 20 or younger)
FREE raffle ticket for all registered participants.
All kids 11 or younger race for free (medals for all kids).
Custom medals will be awarded to all kids (14 or younger), everyone in the novice category and top 5 places on each category.
CASH prizes will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in the EXPERT and SPORT categories.
Bike Tech gift cards will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in the BASE categories.
The race will feature the following categories: Novice, Base, Sports and Expert. Our start and finish will take place in the trails at the Virginia Key MTB park trailhead.
Kids (11-under): 1 - 2 mile separate course. | Kids (12-14) 1 lap 7 miles | Novice: 1 laps 7 miles | Base: 2 laps 14 miles | Sport: 3 laps 21 miles | Expert: 4 laps 28 miles.
THIS IS A USA CYCLING EVENT CERTIFIED
USA cycling is the organization that regulates all cycling events in the country. By registering you will receive an annual racing license, supplemental insurance, discount from USA cycling partners, results and rankings and much more! For more information on the license please visit the following link: http://www.usacycling.org/ridewithus.htm
We strongly recommend you purchase the license before packet pick up to expedite the process.
Wave Starts will begin at 8:30 AM am for the MTB Celebration.
Packet Pick Up Information
Friday, April 28th, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bike Tech Bird Road
7252 SW 40th Street
Miami, Fl 33155
Saturday, April 29th, 2017
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Bike Tech Coral Way
2220 SW 22nd Street
Miami, Fl 33145
Refund and Transfer Information
Velosport Events (VE) has a No Refund policy on all of our events. A refund requested prior to race week will be given a VE race credit for the amount of the entry fee minus a $25 processing fee. Credits are not given during race week. Transfers are allowed from one VE racing event to another within a one-year time frame. There is a $25 transfer fee. Transfers are not allowed during race week. All VE events are held Rain or Shine.
Weather Cancellation Policies
Velosport Events (VE) safety is the most important thing and if any of the threatening weather conditions are present the day of the event (tornado warning, tornado watch, thunderstorm, heavy rain or a hurricane decides to visit), the event may be delayed or canceled. When weather conditions or other physical conditions present a danger to participants, such conditions fall under the label “acts of mother nature,” it will not result in refunding of any race entry fees or future event credits, since funds were already spent in preparation for your race day.
Race for FREE Information
Our race for FREE Incentive Volunteer Program offers a chance to get involved with multi-sport events, have fun, and earn a $60 VE Racing Volunteer voucher good towards entry fees at any of our events this year. Each volunteer shift is 6 hours. We ask volunteers to email firstname.lastname@example.org as our volunteer positions will fill up quickly.
Expert: Participants will compete in the following age categories: Female open category. Male 19-39, male 40-49, male 50+.Top 5 on each age category will earn a custom event medal, Top 3 will earn cash prizes: 3rd place $50.00, 2nd place $100.00 and 1st place $150.00.
Sports: Participants will compete in the following age categories: Female open category. Male 15-18, Male 19-29, male 30-39, male 40-49, male 50+. Top 5 on each age category will earn a custom event medal, Top 3 will earn cash prizes: 3rd place $50.00, 2nd place $75.00 and 1st place $100.00.
Base: Participants will compete in the following age categories: Female open category. Male 15-18, Male 19-29, male 30-39, male 40-49, male 50+. Top 5 on each age category will earn a custom event medal, Top 3 will earn Bike Tech gift card prizes: 3rd place $20.00, 2nd place $50.00 and 1st place $75.00.
Novice: Participants will compete in the following categories: Female open category. Male open category. All participants will receive a medal.
Kids: Participants will compete in the following age categories: Girls 3-5, girls 6-11, girls 12-14. Boys 3-5, boys 6-8, boys 9-11, boys 12-14. All participants will receive a medal.