MAXXIS ESC KASK SHOWDOWN at Blue Mountain
PLEASE TAKE A PICTURE OF YOUR LIFT PASS, OTHERWISE IF YOU LOSE IT YOU WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A REPLACEMENT FROM BLUE MOUNTAIN
** NOTE: All riders on the Race and Transfer segments at Blue Mountain on Saturday and Sunday must be registered racers with number plates.
Can you imagine if all 300+ racers brought a friend?
BLUE MOUNTAIN KASK SHOWDOWN T-SHIRTS WILL BE ON SALE FOR $10 AT REGISTRATION
At Blue Mountain, we will be hosting ‘Rolling Awards” for Amateur/ Expert DH and aged-grouped enduro classes.
This means you can pick up your medals and any prizing immediately after the results have been posted and the 15 minute “Protest Period” have passed. We will have the podium and backdrops set up for podium pictures. We will host a quick awards ceremony after both events have ended for all Pro Racers, the Kask Showdown, the Koo Speed Zone, the FTD Stage and the Fox Climbers Challenge.
We plan on following the same procedures for the balance of the Kask Showdowns, the Kask Showdown days are long and we know you all want to get home as soon as you can.
We will have onsite registration available
There will be a Mandatory ENDURO Racers Meeting at 8:30am Sunday
Please watch our Virtual Racer Meeting as we will not cover this info at the live meeting: Mandatory Virtual Enduro Racers Meeting Click Here
NUMBER PLATES – All racers must always have a 2022 Maxxis ESC Number plate attached to their bike while riding on the race tracks after 9am Saturday until event end on Sunday afternoon. If you have not paid for your 2022 Maxxis ESC number plate or registration, please note it is CASH only
The NEUTRAL PIT AREA is the base area and the parking/camping lots, no assistance allowed elsewhere including the transfers or race segments.
We will NOT have printed maps for this event as the course is easy to follow, so if you want one please print it.
Motorex E Bike Class – The Motorex Ebike Class is NOT competing this weekend
NO Ebikes allowed this weekend at Blue Mountain. If a racer is using an ebike on the Blue Mountain property, they will incur a time penalty or disqualification. Sorry about this but we don’t want anyone to gain any unfair advantages.
Registration – Please download and fill out all the attached documents prior to getting in the registration line. Minors will need to have their waivers notarized if their parent will not be present at registration check-in.
WAIVERS AND ENTRY FORM – Three forms need to be filled out, signed, and handed in at Onsite Race Check-in/registration. Save time download and fill them out prior to your arrival. All racers must sign a MAXXIS ESC and a venue waiver prior to practicing or registering at all events.
WAIVERS AND ENTRY FORM – Three forms need to be filled out, signed, and handed in at Race Onsite Check-in/registration. Save time download and fill them out prior to your arrival. All racers must sign a MAXXIS ESC and a venue waiver prior to practicing or registering at all events.
Racers under 18 must have a parent sign their waiver or supply a notarized parental signed copy. No other methods are allowed.
Pro Racers Must be on the podium when called to receive any prizing – For all other classes we will be calling up the top 5 racers 15 minutes after their class has completed and the results have been posted.
Enduro Racers must be present when their class is called up to activate their chips. Do not start the race without doing so or you will not get your racing times and be DQ’d.
$100 ENDURO TIMING CHIPS – We will be using our SIAC Fly By timing system for this ENDURO event. Please note if you do not return the SIAC Timing Chip you will owe us $100. Yes they cost that much. Other enduro series require the racers to use their own or rent them plus a deposit. We trust our racers until proven otherwise so please make sure to return the chip if you decide to leave early.
Please Note: GPS units on bars or stem may interfere with the SIAC Timing Chip so it’s best not to use one
Racers must be present at the racers meeting where we will activate their chips.
FOX Seatpost Climbers Challenge – Will not be contested this weekend
Also back this year is the FLAT TIRE DEFENDER Super Stage. This competition awards the fastest amateur male and amateur female one FLAT TIRE DEFENDER INSERT and the fastest in every class an FTD backpack with an FTD discount card inside, it will be contested on STAGE 1. Please note the winners will be announced and prizes awarded after the last racer has finished. Racers must be present to win awards
Back again this season is the INTENSE BIKES PODIUM PAYBACK Program that pays cash or certificates to racers that have raced with an Intense bike and have registered with Intense here: https://intensecycles.com/pages/podium-payback-program
KASK COMPONENTS SHOWDOWNS
The “KASK Showdown” weekends will feature both Enduro and Down Hill races at the largest resorts on our schedule. KASK Components and the MAXXIS ESC will present high-end prizing for the top three men and women that race both Enduro and Downhill during the weekend.
RACERS MUST FILL OUT THE KASK SHOWDOWN SHEET AT THE ENDURO TIMING DESK PRIOR TO THE START OF THE FIRST RACE OF THE EVENT TO BE CONSIDERED FOR KASK EAST COAST SHOWDOWN POINTS AND PRIZES
We will be offering our 2022 Maxxis ESC Socks, Pint Glasses, T Shirts, jerseys and other swag at our registration tents, please remember its cash only.
CAMPING – Parking lot camping is available for Maxxis ESC Racers, Friday and Saturday nights in the Valley parking lots, $20 per person for the weekend, under 18 free, restrooms and showers are included. The showers will be available for all campers. They will be closed between 11am-2pm for cleaning. As always, racers are asked to be clean and respectful when utilizing these facilities as they are used for our summer camp kids the following Monday.
Racers may also opt to use the regular campsites for $40 a night for up to 6 persons – subject to availability. These sites can be booked through Blue Mountain, they will sell out. Go to https://www.skibluemt.com/outdoor/camping/ for info.
Any fires in the parking lot must be in a raised fire pit or grill. We will not be providing fire rings. A complete list of rules will be provided to campers.
For our regular camping site or a glamping site, sites can be reserved in advance at https://www.skibluemt.com/outdoor/camping/ These sites include picnic tables and showers
WAIVERS / REGISTRATION FORMS – All racers must check in at registration and fill out the registration and waiver forms before riding the trails after 9am Saturday.
10:00am – 6:00pm Lift spins – Passes available onsite from Blue Mountain
9am – 2pm Registration
Intense DH and Enduro Practice 10:00am – 6:00pm
8am – 8:15am Late Registration
Kask Showdown Start 8:30am
Stan’s Enduro Race Start 9:00am – No Practice
Intense DH Practice 9:00am-10:45am
Intense DH Race Start 11:00am
- NUMBER PLATES – Will be sold at registration for $10 each. A 2022 MAXXIS ESC Number Plate must be affixed correctly to your bike always while on the tracks this weekend. You will not be allowed to ride without one. No cuts or trimming allowed on the plate please.
- CASH ONLY –ATMs on site
- BUG SPRAY – You will want it and please don’t ask for ours…lol
- COLD – Temps expected in the 30’s overnights
- RAIN – Don’t even go there !!
- Kate’s Enduro Kids and Kate’s Enduro Lite:
- Kate’s Kids Class and Kates Enduro Lite Class – Racers MUST stay with the Maxxis ESC Adult Group leaders during the race. These classes will compete on sections 3-4-1-2- in that order and will start approx. 8:30 am Sunday morning.. Our Staff will conduct a course ride along on Saturday at 11:00am. Meet at the Registration Tents. The above may be adjusted, so please check with us at Registration. No parents may ride with their children unless they are registered racers. No parents may run behind their children.