Gaston County located just west of Charlotte in central North Carolina offers a tremendous opportunity to get outdoors and explore. Surrounded by forest in a 344-acre park, George Poston plays host to the first USA Qualifier in the 2021 calendar.
|Friday, May 14th||15:00 – 19:00||Practise & Registration|
|Saturday, May 15th||11:00||Bikefest Kickoff|
|12:00 – 15:00||Practise & Registration|
|15:00 – 15:15||Riders Briefing|
|15:30 – 18:00||Timed Runs|
|19:00 – 21:30||Knock-out Heat Finals|
|21:45 – 22:00||Award Ceremony|
The opening round of the US Pump Track Championships to take place at Poston Park in Gaston County.
Supporting riders with an exciting one day event featuring pump track racing in six age categories including 7-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17+ and 35+. This is a family event showcasing local and out of state riders. Embracing community roots and celebrating our national connection. All classes are open to participants of all skill levels to test your speed and agility on the track. Whether you ride a BMX or mountain bike, the USA Pump Track Championships is bringing an active lifestyle experience on the best pump tracks in the world, built by Velosolutions. Velosolutions is the official track builder for the USA Pump Track Championships and the Red Bull UCI Pump Track World Championships.
Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers will be awarded thanks to our event partners The Walton Foundation, Oz Trails, Hyper Bicycles and SEVEN. On site vendors at each stop, DJ, MC and more will make these events fun for all.
Winner of the Pro class will be named the first USA Pump Track Champion and will win an all expenses paid trip to the Red Bull UCI Pump Track World Championships wherever it is announced in the world this year to represent the US in the last chance qualifier for the opportunity to be crowned World Champion.
Let’s come together around this planet & celebrate the rad Dad’s out there, those rocking the positive role model, the folk carrying the burdens of the world around them, those doing what they can to be the best for their families.
Happy Father’s Day 2021
Details coming soon!
Another Rad Little Rodeo for the ever growing bicycling community,
Prosperity Village’s BIKE-ology, here’s a peek from a few years ago.
CYCLING OPTIONS: 15, 25, 37 & 62 Mile Road Routes
that wind through beautiful tree-lined south Charlotte neighborhoods.
UNDER THE SHADE TREES FESTIVAL:
Enjoy live music, a craft beer garden and food under the large shade trees in the park
PRIMARY MISSION: To raise money for
Loaves & Fishes/Friendship Trays, Inc. a 501(c)3
To promote neighborhood cycling routes that are safer and more peaceful than cycling on busy streets.
We encourage cyclist to make themselves as visible as possible through proper lighting and visible clothing.