The 7th annual XTERRA ACE Big Canyon Off-Road Triathlon begins the competitive events series at ACE Adventure Center on Sunday, June 3rd. Part of the international XTERRA American Tour series, this points race features the only down-river swimming section in the country.
Registration is now open and participants can go to www.aceraft.com/XTERRA/XTERRA-ace-big-canyon-tri.html for event details.
The event begins with an invigorating and unique down-stream swim in the New River. Participants then make the run/bike transition by climbing more than 1,000 vertical feet over single-track and forest service road. The final segment is a fast, single-track course with many hills and the infamous steep descent found on the Rigormortis Trail. New for 2007.....relay team divisions.
Event volunteers are still needed for race day. For additional information, contact Special Events Coordinator, Jeff Walls at 1-800-787-3982 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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