The Farmland 5K European Style XC Challenge is Traverse City’s non-paved, running and biking event held in the spirit of European style cross country. Held on a dedicated cross country course on private farmland, a special running course awaits you with below-knee barriers including earth berms, fallen logs, wood fence and stone fence.
The event includes the Farmland Free-For-All, fast racing on any bike you choose. Fat bikes, cyclocross bikes, mountain bikes.
Dec. 5, 4-7pm: Race Packet Pick-up/Late Registration, Timber Ridge, 4050 Hammond Rd.
Dec. 6, 10:30am: Race Packet Pick up/Late Registration. at race site at 1154 Rasho Rd.
Dec. 6, Noon: Events Start.
Go to http://www.xcchallengetcruns.com for event details.
The event supports two local organizations with great missions: The Michigan Land Use Institute and the new bike group called Norte Youth Cycling.
Please note: No refunds or transfers, fees apply for late registration at walk up registration. Cash, checks, credit cards accepted.