FRISCO BAY INVITATIONAL
AUGUST 26-27, 2023 || SATURDAY: crystal || SUNDAY: yampa
SATURDAY: crystal || SUNDAY: yampa
SATURDAY + SUNDAY
ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY
Registration closes at 12:00 PM (noon) on the Monday before race weekend.
Student-athletes must be associated with a team:
- Complete Colorado League Membership: $160
- Purchase Series Race Pass $260 (Only Available Before Race #1 Registration Deadline, State Championship Not Included)
- Purchase Individual Race Entry $75
- Replacement Race Plate $10
Colorado League Membership Fees and Race Series Pass are non-refundable. Individual race entry fees are transferable within the same race season. Team fees may be in addition to the above.
Independent riders and for other registration questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the 2023 Town of Frisco Waiver, Print, Sign, and Give to your coach.
Registered Rider + Call Up Lists
Registered Rider List will be posted no later than Friday, August 18th @ 5:00pm.
Call Up Lists will be posted no later than Thursday, August 24th @ 5:00pm.
A mandatory coach meeting is held at 7:45 AM on Saturday and Sunday.
Each team must have one (1) representative present at the meeting. Information about the race day, risk management, course conditions, and other considerations are discussed.
Socks, Socks, Socks…It’s the season opener and what better way to celebrate than by showing off your “Sock Game!” Prospective team winners break out their loudest, craziest, most unique socks to show off on race day.
The most creative team with high participation is recognized during the Awards Ceremony.
The Colorado League partners with Team App to provide up-to-the-minute information. Important race weekend updates are sent via Team App. It is and includes news, race information, race results, schedules, and more. It can be quickly and easily accessed via the app.
Sign up for Team App HERE.
ROCKSHOX NEUTRAL SUPPORT
RockShox Neutral support is available for any student-athlete having mechanical bike issues. Expert mechanics from Wheat Ridge Cyclery are there ready to help get your bike fixed and race-ready.
Gels and water are available for all racers.
Yeti Skills Zone
Test and hone your skills on a maze of features sponsored by Yeti Cycles. Try the course many times throughout the weekend.
The best male and female are recognized during the Awards Ceremony.
The Colorado League runs on the spirit and energy of our community. Each race weekend there are volunteer spots to fill. You can be a part of the race experience and there is no experience needed for any volunteer position. All you need is a willing heart and a smile! Please do not bring your pet to your volunteer shift.
We encourage teams to pre-ride prior to the event weekend.
- Pre-ride is for registered coaches and athletes only.
- All coaches and athletes must have a number plate on their bikes during pre-ride.
- Family and friends may pre-ride the course after 5:30 pm on Friday and/or Saturday.
- EMS will not be available after 5:30 pm on Friday and Saturday.
- E-Bikes are permitted for non-racers.
- If you are not a registered coach or rider with a number plate, we encourage you to explore other trails in the area. MTB Project Frisco.
Wave 1 – Sophomore Boys – Staging 8:15 AM
Wave 2 – Varsity Boys/Girls – Staging 9:40 AM
Wave 3 – JV Boys – Staging 11:20 AM
Wave 4 – JV, Sophomore, Girls – Staging 12:45 PM
Wave 5 – Freshman Boys/Girls – Staging 2:05 PM – ITT
Frisco Adventure Park
621 Recreation Way
Frisco, CO 80443
All Frisco Peninsula Recreation Area facilities will be open to the general public, including the Bike Park, Skate Park, Disc Golf Course, Lake Dillon, and the Peak One / Pine Cove Campgrounds. These facilities are not part of the Colorado League’s cross-country mountain bike event and the Colorado League is not responsible for any activities, incidents, injuries, and/or damages associated with these facilities.
Please check COtrip for the most up-to-date road conditions.
The Frisco Bay Invitational course includes a mix of singletrack, doubletrack, and dirt roads that circumnavigate the Frisco Peninsula Recreation Area. The course is a 6.13 mile loop with 750 feet of climbing per lap. Running clockwise, the course starts and finishes at the Frisco Adventure Park. Trails include Balfonz Blitz, Jody’s Loop, Treasure Vault, Crown Point Rd., Crossover, Rocky’s RIdge, Excelsior, Buzz Saw, and the XC Race Loop. These trails include rolling single track peppered with short rocky climbs and descents.
Team Pit Zone Guidelines
- Team Pit Zone opens at 2:00 PM each day.
- No RVs or generators are allowed in a team’s pit zone.
- Do not move team signs or adjust the amount of space allotted by the Pit Zone Manager.
- If grills are onsite and in a team’s pit zone, then a fire extinguisher with current tags must be present.
- Canopy Weight Guidelines. Be prepared prior to arriving at the venue.
- Summit County Fire & EMS will inspect the venue, event tents, and team tents throughout the weekend.
Parking + Summit Stage + Drop-Off Location
Parking is extremely limited at the race venue. Please arrive early if you want to park close. Parking is first come first served. There are designated handicap spots close to the start/finish area.
Off-site parking is available at the Summit County Medical Office Building, DMV, and Library. All locations have walk/bike paths to and from the venue.
Parking is NOT allowed in these lots on Friday, August 25th.
Off-site parking is also available at Summit Middle School. There is a 1.8 mile walk/bike path to the race venue from Summit Middle School, which should take about 10 minutes by bike. The Summit Stage is a free shuttle service available to those who park at Summit Middle School.
Parking is NOT allowed at Summit Middle School on Friday, August 25th.
Please refrain from parking in front of any businesses or residences. You will be towed. Please obey signs and directions from parking staff and volunteers.
People and equipment may be dropped off at the race venue prior to parking your vehicle.
The Roadrunner will provide a variety of breakfast and lunch items on Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM.
Ramada by Wyndham Frisco
Standard Double Occupancy – 2 Queen beds $129.00 + Tax. Colorado League rates include continental breakfast. The Ramada by Wyndham Frisco offers a bike maintenance area as well as a bike wash station with wash supplies. Limited availability! Call (970) 668-8783 today and mention that you are with the Colorado League.
SummitCove Vacation Lodging
Private homes, townhomes, and condos in Keystone, CO (about 10 miles from Frisco). Size ranges from studios up to 6 bedroom private homes. Nightly rates starting at $69 plus tax and fees. Use the Colorado League discount code “Race1” for 25% at participating properties for any stay. Discount code is valid for stays between August 15, 2023 and Sept 1, 2023. Book online, or call 970-368-7023 for assistance.
Peak One – Reservations Required, Campground Charges $7 for Extra Car Vehicle Pass Upon Arrival
Heaton Bay – Reservations Required
Pine Cove – First Come, First Served
Other Frisco Area Camping Options
Camping is not allowed at the Frisco Adventure Park.