La Tierra Torture Saturday, May 3, 2014

Registration is open at New Mexico Sports Online.

The 2014 La Tierra Torture MTB race will have one day of great racing activity this year! Be among the first 100 racers to register and get a free La Tierra Torture custom jersey! All racers will do the same +/- 9mile course, with some minor changes for category 3 racers. Category 3 racers will have the course to themselves with an 8:30am start time and will ride 1 lap. Single speed and Category 2 racers will do two laps, approximately 18 miles total. Cat 1/Pro racers will do 3 laps, approximately 27 miles total. Age classes include 60+.

Location: La Tierra Trails in Santa Fe’s Northwest Quadrant. Trail map here. Race headquarters will be at the La Cuchara Trailhead. Parking will be tight so carpool, if possible, and get there early! We will be using the Unity Church parking lot so please follow the parking attendant’s instructions.

Schedule: Friday, May 2nd, early check in from 4-6pm. Check in opens Saturday at 7:30am. 8:30am start for Cat 3 riders. 10:00am start for Pro and Cat 1 men 18+ to 39, other classes and age groups to follow in a staggered fashion.

Prizes: Cash prizes for Pro and Cat 1, three deep. Cool prizes for Cat 2 and 3, three deep. Award ceremony at 12:30 PM.

Fees: XC =$40 seniors, $20 juniors. On April 1: XC =$50 seniors, $30 juniors. USAC one-day license: $10. A one-day license is required; a USAC annual license is $60 ($30 if add-on to existing road license). Both available on site. USAC annual license available online at http://www.usacycling.org.
Held under USAC permit