Big mountain riding doesn't get much bigger than this annual freeride race.
Ride ridge top to valley bottom with 3,500 vert descent.
Accessed by shuttle, Dirt Diggler is 6.5km, over 3,500 vertical feet and complete with steep chutes, coal dust and great air time. On a casual day with friends, the ride down is enjoyed for over an hour but in race mode, the fastest riders are finished around the 10-minute mark.
$60 for current FMBC members
$70 for one-day/non-resident FMBC members
REGISTER ONLINE - Registration closes September 10th at 11.59pm! No Same-Day Registrations.
RACERS MUST PRE-RIDE THE TRAIL TO COMPETE.
Race registration fee gets you:
Plus prize packages for the top 5 male and top 3 female riders! Prize draw for all racers at the after-party.
Meet on Race Day: Fernie Aquatic Centre
10:00 AM: Collect Race Plate & T-Shirts
10:45 AM: Pre-Race Meeting
11:00 AM: Shuttles to the Microwave Towers
6:30 PM: Apres Race Awards & Dinner at Smokehouse at Red Tree Lodge
Non-racers who would like to attend the dnner can purchase a meal ticket for $25 (includes taxes and gratuity.)
All ages welcome.
You must be a member of the Fernie Mountain Bike Club to race for insurance purposes.
See past race photos to get your stoke on!
If you need more information about the Dirt Diggler Race, contact Derek & Lynn at firstname.lastname@example.org