Don’t let the name fool you – Prairie Go Round is not a carnival game. This timed mountain bike race will take you on a two-lap mission for the fastest time around the Prairie Dog Trail. Grab a race chip and get out there, fastest Prairie wins.

Thursday, April 25 – 4:30pm

Race starts and finishes at the Prarie Dog Trailhead. Register for any bike race here.

This four lap mountain bike race combines some of the U.S. National Whitewater Center trail system’s steepest climbs and most gratifying descents. The course is centered around the top of Goat Hill and includes a variety of trails and riding styles.

Friday, April 26 – 6:00pm

Race starts and finishes at the top of Goat Hill / Mountain Bike Slalom Course. Register for any bike race here.

Three downhill runs are staged in a centralized location for this non-traditional Enduro format race. Two of the runs are rocky and rooty single-track courses that start from the highest elevation point on the property. The third is a slalom style course with a groomed jump-line, tabletops and berms. Each participant will be given a single timed run down each course. The fastest rider across the three runs will be crowned the winner.

Saturday, April 27 – 10:30am

Race starts the top of Goat Hill / Mountain Bike Slalom Course. Register for any bike race here.

This circuit-based race for youth, ages 9 & under, will be staged at the Jackrabbit trail. Young riders will have 20 minutes to race their way through as many laps as possible. Racers will be scored according to how many laps they complete. Parental and spectator participation is highly encouraged to support the future generation of shredders.

Saturday, April 27 – 3:15pm

Race starts and finishes at the Jackrabbit Trail. Register for any bike race here.

Riders will have 40 minutes to jockey for position and complete as many laps as possible on this single-track 1.5-2 mile loop. Racers will be given a “one-lap-to-go” warning at the beginning of their final lap, will finish on the leader’s lap, and will be scored according to how many laps they completed.

Saturday, April 27 – 5:00pm

Race starts and finishes at the Ridge Pavilion. Register for any bike race here.

This cross-country style race takes riders through 13.1 miles of single-track, including a variety of trail difficulties. The first rider across the line after a mass start and two laps will be crowned the winner.

Sunday, April 28 – 10:00am

Race starts and finishes at the Ridge Pavilion. Register for any bike race here.

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The granddaddy of all short bike races goes down at the USNWC. Participants young and old will use 12” kid’s bikes to race head-to-head in heats of four down and back a short, flat-ish course. Two tournament style races will take place, with the top two finishers of each race moving on until the finals, where one Short-Bike World Champion will be crowned from both the Young Folks (9 & under) and Old Folks (10 & above) divisions. Multiple years of short bike shredding experience is encouraged.

Sunday, April 28 – 4:00pm

This event is does not require a Tuck Fest Race/Competition Registration.