MTB Kickstart - Cross Country Mountain Bike Racing

Event Date

Sun, Jan 18, 2015


Granite Bay, CA

About This Activity

2015 TBF MTB Race Features

The MTB Kickstart is at beautiful Granite Beach, Folsom Lake SRA featuring a course with scenic single track and double track trails to ride on. Included for each athlete is a Kickstart custom race hat, athlete goody bag, hot post race meal and free athlete massage. There will be 10-year age groups in the Novice, Sport and Expert division; -19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+. The Junior division will have no age groups. There will be an Open (39 years and under) and a Masters (40+) category in the Single Speed division. There will be High School divisions for Novice , Sport and Expert with their own start waves.

The MTB Kickstart race will be the first of our Four-Race Series (MTB Kickstart, MTB Classic, MTB Challenge, MTB Madness) for which we will have Series Champions in each Division. To be eligible for the Series Championship you must race all four events.

Four-race TBF MTB Special

You can save $$$ with our four race TBF MTB Special on the January 18 MTB Kickstart, the February 8 MTB Classic, the February 22 MTB Challenge, and the March 8 MTB Madness by signing up for all four before December 2013. Enter all four races for only $110 ($100 for athletes 18 & under) until November 30th 2104. 


Junior (14-under): 1 lap 6 miles | Novice/Novice HS (High School Riders): 1 lap 6 miles | Sport/Sport HS/Sport Single-Speed: 2 laps 12 miles | Expert/SS Expert/Pro: 3 laps 18 miles

Start Times

MTB Kickstart - 9 am

Packet Pick Up Information

Race packets will be available race morning from 7 am to 9 am at the race site. Registration prices increase on Race Day.

Refund and Transfer Information

TBF Racing has a No Refund policy on all of our events. A Refund requested prior to race week will be given a TBF Race credit for the amount of the entry fee minus a $25 processing fee. Credits are not given during race week. Transfers are allowed from one TBF Racing event to another within a one-year time frame. There is a $25 transfer fee. Transfers are not allowed during race week. ALL TBF Racing events are held Rain or Shine.

Race for FREE Information

Our Race for FREE Athlete Volunteer Program offers a chance to get involved with multi-sport events, have fun, and earn a $40 TBF Racing Volunteer voucher good towards entry fees at any of our events this year. Each volunteer shift is 4 hours. We ask volunteers to reserve a volunteer position at any of our events by emailing as our volunteer positions will fill up quickly.


The TBF MTB Camp is for all levels of riders and includes professional MTB coaching, drills & skills clinic, dirt-crit practice race, fun group trail ride, and refreshments. Find out more info at or email with your training questions.

Friends of TBF Racing:

TBF Racing is proud to sponsor and promote Mountain Biking on a local level with our support of the following organizations:

FATRAC: Folsom-Auburn Trail Riders Action Coalition

SABA: Sacramento Area Bicycles Advocates

Folsom Lake SRA: Folsom Lake State Recreation Area

Event details and schedule

Start Times

MTB Kickstart - 9 am

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