MTB Madness - Series Championship Mountain Bike racing

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Granite Beach, Folsom Lake SRA

Race Information:

The MTB Madness is at beautiful Granite Beach, Folsom Lake SRA featuring a course with scenic single track trails and double track trails to ride on, and is the Championship Race in our Spring MTB Series. Included for each athlete is TBF cycling hat, an athlete goody bag, hot post race meal and free coffee, water, FLUID recovery drink and RedBull energy drink.

The MTB Challenge race will be the fourth and final 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.


Junior (14-under), HS Novice: : 1 lap/8 miles | Novice and Clydesdale: 2 laps/16 miles | Sport/Single-Speed/HS Sport 3 laps/24 miles | Expert/Pro/SS Expert/Pro: 4 laps/32 miles

Race Category: Mountain Bike


$35 until 11/31/13, $40 until 12/31/13, $45 until race day, $50 race day.

Junior/H.School(under 18): $30 until 11/31/13, $35 until 12/31/13, $40 until race day, $45 race day

Packet Pickup:

Sunday March 8 from 7 -9 am at Race Site.

Event Schedule:

7 am Registration/Packet Pick up
8 am Race announcements begin
9 am Start of MTB Madness
11 am Start of Awards ceremony for MTB Madness and Series Champions

Course Description:

The MTB Madness race course is on multi-use trails within the Granite Bay State Park on Folsom Lake. The course features a fun, challenging combination of twisting single-track, wide double track, rolling cross-country with some sand and a bit of pavement. The course is perfect for first-timers and exciting fun for all levels. Please be respectful of other trail users including hikers and equestrian riders in this state park. All events are rain or shine, the course is great to ride in all weather.

Feed Zones:
Feed zones will be located on the course serving bottles of cold water and FLUID Electrolyte beverage.

Course Maps
MTB Madness Course map

Divisions/Awards will be presented as listed below for the Individual MTB Madness race. MTB Spring Series Champions will receive custom 2015 Series Champion Race shirts.

Divisions and Awards:


Novice, Sport and Expert Divisions: 17 and under, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+.
Single Speed Divisions: Open (39-under) and Masters (40+over)
Clydesdale: one division (200lb+)
Junior: one division (14-under)

Expert Division: one division
Sport and Novice Divisions: 34 and under, 35+
Single Speed: one division
Junior: one division (14-under)

High School:
Novice, Sport and Expert divisions for boys and girls


Custom race plaques will be awarded three deep in each age group and division as listed above.


Listening devices of any kind: MP3, IPod, headphones, etc…are not allowed on the bike course. Helmets must be worn and buckled on the bike at all times.

Competitor Goodies:

Included for each competitor is a MTB Madness cycling hat and athlete goody bag with CLIF Bar, Emerald Nuts, RedBull, and other product samples.

Post Race Athlete Food:

Included for each competitor is a post race meal of hot soup or chili with fruit, cookies and beverage.

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.


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.

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

Training and Coaching:

TBF Training provides one-day Mountain Bike Camps to help you improve your riding and racing skills, along with individual Multi-sport Coaching and Personal Training.  Find out more info at or email with your training questions.

Get Involved

TBF Key Staff
Local Tri Clubs
Accomodations and Directions