Arrowhead Recreational Area – NH

THERE WILL BE A VERY LIMITED SUPPLY OF ENTRIES AVAILABLE ONSITE. FIRST COME FIRST SERVED

NO HOLDS SORRY

August 21-22, 2021 MAXXIS ESC Enduro Series at Arrowhead – NH
MAXXIS ESC Enduro Series – Enduro World Series Qualifying Event

MAXXIS ESC Enduro Ranking Points: This event and all 2021 Maxxis ESC / EWS events offer 125% Maxxis ESC Enduro Series Points

Arrowhead Recreational Area hosts the Maxxis ESC Enduro Series race on Sunday, August 22, with practice Saturday, August 21.

EWS Website Information on the event

For the past 11 years, the Maxxis Eastern States Cup has been ensuring the future of gravity mountain bike racing on the East Coast. The Maxxis ESC has hosted USA Cycling ProGRT’s, EWS Continental Championships, EWS Qualifiers, and the Race the World DH events during the Windam World Cup. Continuing our mission we will be hosting an EWS Qualifier at Arrowhead Recreational Area for their awesome variety of trails.

The Arrowhead Recreational Area will be putting together a 6 stage race that utilizes a wide variety of terrain. The EWS Qualifier will not be lift-assisted, so racers should be prepared for a lot of pedaling on the transfers.

Schedule: 
Friday 
4 pm – 6 pm Registration

Schedule: 
Saturday 
9 am – 2 pm Registration
Enduro Practice 10:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday 
7:30 am – 8:30 am Late Registration

Mandatory Racer’s Meeting 8:15 am
Motorex Ebike Start 8:10 am – No Practice
Enduro Race Start 8:30am – No Practice

MAXXIS ESC Enduro Ranking Points: This event and all 2021 Maxxis ESC / EWS events offer 125% Maxxis ESC Enduro Series Points

2021 MAXXIS ESC ENDURO CLASSES
• KATES Kids Class (12 and Under)
• KATES Enduro Lite Class
• 15 And Under
• 20 And Under Open
• 21-29
• 30-39
• 40+ Open
• Masters 50+
• Female Amateur
• Male Pro Open
• Female Pro Open
• Motorex E-Bike Class

MAXXIS ESC Racing Age is the racers age on December 31, 2021

NO Racing License Required

Early Bird Pricing – Prices Increase $10 three weeks prior to the event 
Late/Onsite pricing is $15 more than Online entry rates

ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON THE WEDNESDAY AT MIDNIGHT PRIOR TO THE EVENT

THERE WILL BE A VERY LIMITED SUPPLY OF ENTRIES AVAILABLE ONSITE. FIRST COME FIRST SERVED

POLICIES:

  • Refunds are available two up to weeks prior to the event, less $20 Handling fee via Paypal, contact us at easternstatescup@hotmail.com
  • Race entries cannot be transferred to a different event
  • Once a refund is issued the same racer cannot re-register online for the same event, but they can onsite subject to availability 
  • Race entries can be transferred to another person for a $20 handling fee until the Wednesday prior to the event. Contact us at easternstatescup@hotmail.com
  • SORRY BUT NO EXCEPTIONS TO THE ABOVE POLICIES

You will NOT receive a confirmation email

Your PayPal receipt is your confirmation

CAMPING: Limited tent camping and van/truck camping will be available at the Arrowhead race site. Travel trailers and motorhomes will not be allowed on site. There are no utility hookups on-site and the surface is a mixture of dirt and pavement. The fee for camping will be $25 per night.


We will also have an offsite camping location located 1.5 miles from the race site for van/truck camping. Travel trailers and motorhomes will be allowed on site.  There are no utility hookups on-site. The surface for offsite camping is pavement. The fee for the offsite location is $15. Address: 135 Maple Ave, Claremont, NH 03743

Portable toilets will be available at Both sites. To reserve your camping spot for race weekend, please click the link below. Sites will be assigned on the day of arrival. Arrival time on Friday is no sooner than 3:00 PM; departure time on Sunday is no later than 7:00 PM. 


Onsite & Offsite Lodging Option Links:

Onsite Camping at Arrowhead – *Friday Night*
Onsite Camping at Arrowhead – *Saturday Night*

Offsite Camping – *Friday Night*
Offsite Camping – *Saturday Night*

Other Lodging Options:

Running Bear Campground – Approximately 6.5 miles from race site. https://www.runningbearvt.com

Mount Ascutney State Park – Approximately 8.5 miles from race site. https://vtstateparks.com/ascutney.html

Crown Point Camping Area – Approximately 13 miles from race site. https://crownpointcampingarea.com

Common Man Inn – Approximately 0.7 miles from race site. https://thecmaninnclaremont.com

Best Western Springfield, VT – Approximately 10 Miles from race site.

Holiday Inn – Mount Ascutney Resort – Approximately 12 miles from race site.

Onsite Food Service: We are currently working on food options for the race venue and we will communicate that with all registered racers when we have final confirmation from our vendors.

CLICK FOR FULL MAXXIS ESC ENDURO INFORMATION AND RULES

MAXXIS ESC Number Plates:
All registered racers must use a 2021 MAXXIS ESC Number Plate anytime they are on course including their race run and practice.
Only registered racers with 2021 MAXXIS ESC Number Plates are allowed on the Race Course.
2021 MAXXIS ESC number plates are available at every race for $10.00 each.
These plates can be reused by racers at all 2021 MAXXIS ESC races.
Previous year’s plates are not allowed to be used.
Modifications will/can result in disqualification. Lettering/Logos MUST be 100% Intact. NO CUTS!!

If you have not paid for your 2021 Maxxis ESC number plate, please note it is CASH only and  ATM machines are on site.

Enduro Racers will be charged the replacement cost of $100.00 for broken, lost or non-returned timing chips

Enduro Racers must be present at the racers meeting where we will activate their chips

Please drive slowly through the neighborhood while visiting our venues, we do not want to upset the neighbors and please visit the local restaurants and let them know you are there because of the enduro race.

WAIVERS
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.

We will be onsite Friday afternoon but please understand we cannot do any registration on Friday. We have a lot of course set up and we really want to ride our bikes too !

We will be offering our 2021 Maxxis ESC Socks, Pint Glasses and T Shirts at our registration tents, please remember its cash only

INFORMATION:

  • NO SHUTTLING– That goes for all weekend for everyone. If you are seen/reported/caught/whatever shuttling you will be assessed a time penalty. Trust us you will not be on the podium if you try, so don’t.
  • NUMBER PLATES– Will be sold at registration for $10 each. A 2021 MAXXIS ESC Number Plate must be affixed correctly to your bike always while on the tracks. You will not be allowed to ride without one. No cuts or trimming allowed on the plate please.
  • CASH ONLY– Yup, 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 !!
  • KATES KIDS CLASS – For DH the KATES Kids Class will do the same track. For the KATES Kids Class Enduro they will compete on one Less Race Section. Our Enduro Staff will conduct a course ride along on Saturday at 2. Meet at the Registration Tents. The above may be adjusted, so please check with us at Registration. No parents may ride with or run behind their children unless they are registered racers – NO EXCEPTIONS

KATES KIDS CLASS
Racers will not be charged for race registration and will receive a free race day lift pass if applicable. This class will do the same DH tracks as the pros, go arounds for features will be available. In the Enduro races this class will compete on one less race segment. Late or onsite registrations will incur the $10 late fee.

Racers must be 12 or younger on December 31, 2021 to be eligible.

KATES ENDURO LITE CLASS
This class will race for a reduced rate thanks to Kates Real Food and the MAXXIS Eastern States Cup. KATES ENDURO LITE Racers will compete on one less stage and race with the KATES KIDS CLASS. This class is meant for beginner and new to enduro racers to experience what the enduro racing excitement is all about. Racers will get a total race time and a race time for each segment. The class will not compete for Maxxis ESC Podiums, Prizes or a Series Championship. This is the for the FUN Class!! The KATES Enduro Lite format will offer four fun tracks to entertain all levels of riders but will focus primarily on women, kids and first-timers. The emphasis will not be on results or prizes but on learning and having fun with like-minded mountain bike riders.

PLEASE NOTE: KATES Lite Class racers are required to stay with the KATES Kids Class and race the segments in the same order. KATES Enduro Lite Class Racers may only compete in enduro at our Box Showdown Events.

Enduro Racers MUST hand in their timing chips within 15 minutes after finishing the last stage or they will be penalized 1 minute, after 30 minutes racers will be DQ’d from the event

Racers MUST be present at the Series Final Award Ceremonies or at the Race Award Ceremony 
to Receive Awards and/or Cash Payouts!