MTB Showdown - Cross Country Mountain Bike Racing

8000 Douglas Blvd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746


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Event Description

MTB Showdown - Cross Country MTB Racing 

The MTB Showdown will feature an 8-mile course and will be the fifth race in our Six-Race MTB Spring Series. To be eligible for Series Awards athletes must race in five of the six MTB Races in the Series. 

Included with your entry fee: Custom MTB Hat, athlete goody bag with products and coupons, post race hot meal, on-course aid and support from CLIF Bar and FLUID, awards three-deep in each age-group and division and a chance to win raffle prizes. 

NEW for 2020: Free Kids Strider* race at 8:10 

All finishers will receive finisher ribbons. The 1/3 of a mile course will be on the granite path around the picnic areas with official start and finish lines. *A Strider bike is a bike with no gears that is pushed. It teaches balance and has replaced training wheels for youngsters just getting started.


Junior (14-under): 1 lap 8 miles | Novice/Clydesdale (225 lbs+)/HS Novice (High School Riders): 2 laps 16 miles | Sport/Sport Single-Speed/HS Sport 3 laps 24 miles | Expert/Pro/Expert Single-Speed/HS Expert: 4 laps 32 miles. 

Packet Pick Up Information:

Race packets will be available race morning from 7 am to 9 am at the race site.

Refund and Transfer Information: 

TBF Racing has a No Refund policy on all of our events. A Refund requested prior to race week will be given a TBF Race credit for the amount of the entry fee minus a $25 processing fee. Credits are not given during race week. Transfers are allowed from one TBF Racing event to another within a one-year time frame. There is a $25 transfer fee. Transfers are not allowed during race week. ALL TBF Racing events are held Rain or Shine.

Race for FREE Information

Our Race for FREE Athlete Volunteer Program offers a chance to get involved with multi-sport events, have fun, and earn a $40 TBF Racing Volunteer voucher good towards entry fees at any of our events this year. Each volunteer shift is 4 hours. We ask volunteers to reserve a volunteer position at any of our events by emailing Volunteer Director as our volunteer positions will fill up quickly.

TBF MTB Clinic 

The TBF MTB Clinic is for all levels of riders and includes professional MTB coaching, drills & skills clinic, dirt-crit practice race, fun group trail ride, and refreshments. Find out more info at

Friends of TBF Racing:

TBF Racing is proud to sponsor and promote Mountain Biking on a local level with our support of the following organizations:

SABA: Sacramento Area Bicycles Advocates

FATRAC: Folsom-Auburn Trail Riders Action Coalition

Sierra Buttes Trail Stewardship:

Folsom Lake SRA: Folsom Lake State Recreation Area


Event details and schedule

MTB Showdown Start Times 

Junior MTB Races starts at 8 a.m. 

HS/Adult riders will start at 9 a.m.


Event Location & Accomodations

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