Also on Sunday the second installment of the MetrO! Mountain Bike Challenge will be held. Challenge yourself on one of the most popular trails in the metro area. Join us for the second event of the MetrO! Mountain Bike Challenge at Swanson Park in Bellevue, Nebraska. The Midwest Cycling Community has put together an event for the whole family.
Entry Fee: $10, each participant gets a FREE pair of socks and waterbottle, as well as an event goodie bag. Better yet, mom or dad rides free with each registered child!
Event Categories, Distance and Prizes:
Beginner Men, Women and Juniors (age 13-18) ~ 1 Lap
Intermediate Men, Women ~ 2 Laps
Advanced Men and Women ~ 3 laps
Kids (under 12) short course (ages 4-8) & long course (ages 9-12)
Prizes awarded to the top three finishers in each category
Course: The Swanson course features wide and narrow singletrack over rolling terrain. Swanson is one of the most popular trails in the metro area and is a great trail for riders of all ages and abilities.
Directions: From I-80, take Hwy. 75 (Kennedy Freeway) south to Cornhusker Road. Turn right and head west, Swanson Park is located on the north side of Cornhusker Road between 25th St. and 36th St. in Bellevue NE. The entrance is well marked into the park,just look for the Bellevue Volunteer Fire Dept Training Facility entrance. Turn in and take your first left into the Swanson Park parking lot.