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FOX US Open of Mountain Biking

History is in the making as the Fox US Open of Mountain Biking comes to the West Coast for the first time. Join us at Snow Summit, Sept. 12-15, for Open Class Downhill Racing, Dual Slalom, Next Gen Youth Downhill, Best Whip and new for this year, the US Open will also host the final stop of the EWS North American Enduro Series. Not just for racers, the USO is a great time for the whole family with vendor village, awesome spectating opportunities and the bike park will remain open to the public for riding all week! Whether it's rubbing elbows with the sport's best, sharing the love of mountain biking with your family or taking laps with new friends and old ones too, the Fox US Open of Mountain Biking delivers!

Base area admission – including all music performances, race spectating, and award ceremonies – is FREE to the public (all ages). Tickets are required for all base area activities (climbing wall, zip line, tubing, Euro Bungee, etc.) and on-hill activities (Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair).

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ABOUT THIS EVENT

ABOUT THIS EVENT


Established in 2003, the Fox US Open Downhill features a unique and open, Pro/AM format and offers the most challenging and competitive downhill mountain bike racing in the nation while setting the standard as a proving-ground for up-and-coming and elite racers alike. Racers will be competing for over $50k in cash throughout the USO weekend! As a true open class event....It's anyone's race in the Intense Cycles Downhill with a $10,000 prize for 1st place in the men's & women's Open on Sunday! See below for more details on the rest of the weekend's events.

Race registration is available online and event admission is for free for all ages*.

*Tickets are required for all base area activities (climbing wall, zip line, tubing, Euro Bungee, etc.) and on-hill activities (Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair).
DETAILS

DETAILS


Date: Sept. 12-15
Time: See full schedule below
Parking: All event parking will be on a first-come, first-served basis with paid parking available in the Snow Summit upper lot ($10 cash per vehicle) and free parking with shuttle service available at designated satellite locations.
Where: Snow Summit – 880 Summit Blvd. Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Admission: Free to the public (all ages)*.
Traffic Advisory: A full closure of HWY 330 will be in effect during this event. Take HWY 38 or 18 as an alternative route.
Onsite Dining
  • Bighorn Smokehouse: Southern style smokehouse featuring BBQ favorites and sides
  • Skyline Taphouse: High-altitude dining featuring made-to-order Mediterranean menu, outdoor BBQ, full bar, and amazing vistas.
  • Oakfire Grill: Grab n go breakfast and lunch options for all ages.
  • Ironwood Coffee: Start your day with a fresh cup of Starbucks® coffee or a blended iced drink.

*Tickets are required for all base area activities (climbing wall, zip line, tubing, Euro Bungee, etc.) and on-hill activities (Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair).

EVENTS

EVENTS




Register online today. Check event schedule for details on registration/packet pick up and practice times. Get the full scoop on each race by expanding below.

Intense Cycles Downhill
  • Featuring a mix of technical single-track terrain and natural features, including steeps, drops, and rock gardens the all-new double black diamond trail, 10-ply, provides the framework for the 2019 Fox USO Downhill track.

GT Bicycles Enduro
  • Part of the 2019 California Enduro Series and an EWS Continental championship event. The 4 stage course will consist of trails both in and out of Snow Summit Bike Park.

Dual Slalom
  • Bracketed, head-to-head races on our new dual slalom course.

USO Next Gen Youth Downhill
  • USO Next Gen racing is designed for intermediate and expert youth racers. This program starts on a shorter youth specific downhill course with the U7 Grom Bomb and Next Gen classes up to U15. Next Gen U13 & U15 expert classes are also available for more advanced youth racers. Ages 8 & under will race on Lower Turtle, ages 9-14 will race on Lower Miracle Mile, and U15 Next Gen Expert Class competitors will race on the main USO downhill track, 10-ply.
Best Whip

  • The crowd favorite...open jam format with judges looking for amplitude and style. Entry by invite only.
Adaptive Downhill
  • Details to come.
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SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE


Date
Time
Activity
Wed., Sept. 11 10AM-4PM Chairlifts open
  12PM-4PM Athlete registration open
Thurs., Sept 12 9:30AM-5PM Athlete registration open
  10AM-12PM Downhill track inspection
  10AM-4PM Chairlifts open
  10AM-5PM Vendor village open
  12PM-2:30PM Open/junior 17-18 class Downhill practice
  2:30PM-5PM Am class Downhill practice

Fri., Sept 13 7:30AM-4PM Athlete registration open
  8AM-5PM Chairlifts open
  All Day Enduro practice
  8AM-12PM Open/Jr 17-18 class Downhill practice
9AM-5PM Vendor village open
10AM-12PM Am Dual Slalom practice/qualify
12PM-2PM Open Dual Slalom practice/qualify
  12PM-4PM Am class Downhill practice
  5PM Dual Slalom finals
  Dual Slalom awards immediately following
Sat., Sept 14 7AM-12PM Athlete registration open
8AM-11:30AM Am class Downhill practice
  8:30AM GT Enduro race
  GT Enduro awards immediately following
9AM-5PM Vendor village open
11:30AM-2PM Open/Jr 17-18 class Downhill practice
1:30PM GT Enduro awards
2:30PM Intense Cycles DH qualifying
6PM USO best whip competition
Live performances TBA
Sun., Sept 15 7:30AM-9AM Next Gen only registration/pick up
8AM-10AM Next Gen youth downhill practice
8AM-4PM Chairlifts open
9AM-4PM Vendor village open
10AM-12PM Open/Jr 17-18 class Downhill practice
10:30AM Next Gen youth downhill race
12:30PM Intense Cycles DH finals
Downhill awards immediately following
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LIFT TICKETS & MORE

LIFT TICKETS & MORE


Event admission is for free for all ages. Tickets are required for all base area activities (climbing wall, zip line, tubing, Euro Bungee, etc.) and on-hill activities (Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair). Book at least 72 hours in advance and save 20% on:

Looking something for the whole family? Get an Adventure Day Pass to unlock access to the climbing wall, zip line, and more. Learn more and purchase today.

PURCHASE ONLINE

ENTERTAINMENT

ENTERTAINMENT


Enjoy live music performances, check out the vendor village, or experience our base area activities. All music performances are free to the public*. Artist lineup and schedule to be announced.

*Tickets are required for all base area activities (climbing wall, zip line, tubing, Euro Bungee, etc.) and on-hill activities (Bike Park, Scenic Sky Chair).
LODGING

LODGING


For more information on lodging properties, or to book online, visit BigBear.com.

BOOK LODGING

CAMPING

CAMPING


Reservations available at recreation.gov or call 866.444.6777.

BOOK CAMPING

VENDOR & RACER PIT SPACE

VENDOR & RACER PIT SPACE


If you are interested in having a booth at Fox US Open of Mountain Biking, fill out the form and a representative will contact you regarding next steps. Please note that submitting an application does not guarantee a spot. We do not accept food or beverage vendors for this event and we reserve the right to offer category exclusivity to our event/resort partners.

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