Vicious Cycle 12 Hour MTB Relay Race

Race solo or go at it as a team competing to rack up as many points as possible in this multi-lap relay.
New bike
Mountain Biking
New distance
50+ Miles of Trails

Race Info

12 Hour Relay Race

  • Pre-Registration

    Available through October 20, 2022

    $75 per person - Solo, Teams of 2 or 4

Packet Pick-Up

  • October 21st

    Conference Center


Additional Information

Race Information

  • Vicious Cycle is designed to test your mettle, your legs and your stamina.
  • This lap-based relay race challenges teams to earn as many points as possible within a 12-hour time period with points awarded based on a combination of completed mileage and technicality.
  • Lunch is included in each participant’s registration.
  • NOTE: Day-of Registration will not be available.

Team Format

  • Participants can compete as solo riders, teams of 2, or teams of 3/4.
  • Teams can bike in any order they prefer, but only one biker from each team will be able to accumulate points at a time.
  • Every team must complete each lap at least once during the 12 hour competition window.
  • Each team needs to complete at least one lap during the competition.


  • Standings will be based on the number of points accumulated throughout the race.
  • Points are accumulated by riding the various Vicious Cycle race routes.
  • Each lap has an assigned point value based on the distance, elevation, and technicality.


Photo Gallery

  • Lake
  • Prarie Dog from Parkway Trail
  • Activity, Adult, Clearing, Male, Mountain Biking, Trail, USNWC

Race Shirts

Recover Brands race shirts and hoodies are only guaranteed to those who pre-register on or before October 11, 2022.

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  • vicious hoodie


12 Hour Relay Race

  • Saturday, October 22, 2022
  • 6:45am Mandatory pre-race meeting for all participants
  • 7:00am Course opens
  • 11:00am Lunch begins
  • 1:00pm Lunch ends
  • 7:00pm Course closes

Packet Pick-Up

  • Friday, October 21, 2022
  • 5:00pm Packet Pick-Up Begins in Conference Center
  • 7:00pm Packet Pick-Up Ends in Conference Center

Event Map


Awards will be presented to the top three competitors in the following four categories: male and female solo riders, teams of 2, and teams of 3/4.


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