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Breck Epic 2016


Sun August 14 - Fri August 19
Location: Breckenridge, CO US 80424 Directions
Type: Bike Race
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.breckepic.com/.

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Events
Event Date Time Price Details
Epic 2016 - (August 14-19 2016)
Date
08/14 - 08/19
Time
7:00AM MDT - 12:00AM MDT
N/A
Epic 2016 3-day (Stages 1-3) (August 14-16 2016)
Date
08/14 - 08/19
Time
7:00AM MDT - 12:00AM MDT
N/A
Epic 2016 3-day (Stages 4-6): Aug 17-19 2016
Date
08/17 - 08/19
Time
7:00AM MDT - 12:00AM MDT
N/A
Place
n/a
Breckenridge, CO US 80424
Description

The Breck Epic. Back to the beginning. When mountain biking was a about big rides with friends. About lending a hand when a rider went down. About a shared experience that somehow, flying in the face of all logic, disproportionately enriched all involved.

The Epic is composed of 6 BIG backcountry loops (3 loops for the 3-day Epic-curious events), each between 35 and 50 miles long. The event is unique in that it employs a cloverleaf format; each loop starts and finishes within a mile from downtown Breckenridge and utilizes the sprawling network of trails in both Summit and Park Counties.

When mapping out the courses we asked ourselves; “What big rides would we want to tackle if we had most of the day to slaughter and 6 of our best friends?” The answer lies before you. The six stages that compose the Epic are a well-rounded rider’s dream. Long middle-ring climbs, endless big-ring mashing descents.

In a bizarre way, we have the assorted governing bodies to thank. Their pleated-chino-tasseled-loafer-old-boy’s-roadie-club management of mountain biking was so offensive, so galling, so criminal to us that we took it upon ourselves to do something about it. The result? A 6-day race that lives among a small but thriving handful of kick-ass bucket-list races.

The race is rad. The courses are beyond fun. The vibe? Mid-90’s mayhem.

If that sounds like your cup of tea, come join us. But leave your USAC membership card along with the associated rulebook at home. We’ve got great people in a great town with courses that you’re gonna need to ride to believe. What else do you really need?

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