Mark your calendars and be ready to snag your entry! Registration is scheduled to open for May’s Battle Born Enduro on Friday February 27, July’s Ashland Mountain Challenge and September’s Kamikaze Bike Games Enduro on Sunday March 1 and June’s Wild Wood Adventure Enduro on Sunday March 15. We’ll keep you posted on opening days for the remaining events in this year’s line up!
Heading into our third year, CES promises you another great year of Enduro racing and we’re stoked to prove our commitment to this awesome sport by expanding our schedule to include additional fun and challenging venues, offering more race categories, and maintaining equal pro payout to both men and women for series overall top placement.
Here’s the full schedule … get those schedules worked out so you can come hang out with us all season!
June 27-28: VP EnduroFest at China Peak Mountain Resort in Lakeshore, presented by VP Components – REGISTRATION TBA
July 11-12: Ashland Mountain Challenge at Lithia Park in Ashland, presented by Ashland Mountain Adventures – REGISTRATION TBA
TBD: Santa Cruz Super Enduro at Soquel Demonstration State Forest in the Santa Cruz Mountains, presented by Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz – REGISTRATION TBA
Aug 29-30: Northstar Enduro at Northstar California Resort in Truckee – REGISTRATION TBA
Additional events, multi-day races
For 2015, the series is expanding to seven rounds, welcoming back popular venues from last year and adding two new events: the Wild Wood Adventure Enduro on the Mendocino coast and the Ashland Mountain Challenge. Additionally, 2015 will introduce the first multi-day Enduros-with both Wild Wood and Northstar leading the way with back-to-back exciting days of racing. With the expansion to seven events, the 2015 series points will be based on the top five results of the seven races.
Equal pro purse for series overall
CES continues to prove its commitment to supporting female riders by again offering equal pro purses for both women and men for the series top finishers.
In addition to an expanded schedule, CES is also increasing the selection of race categories. Additional age groups have been included in the Men’s Sport and Expert classes, and the Junior Boys category has been split into Sport and Expert classes.
Spirit of Enduro
CES is a for riders, by riders 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting world-class Enduro events that everyone from amateur to pro can enjoy, at a geographically diverse range of venues. The series is quickly becoming renowned for fostering an exceptional sense of community.
CES appreciates the continued support of platinum sponsors VP Components and Pinkbike, and gold sponsors Adventure Sports Journal, Kenda and Vital MTB. Sponsorships are still available for the 2015 series. Sponsoring the series is an excellent way for a business to inspire loyalty, increase sales, and generate interest at local, national and international levels, while supporting the Enduro community and mountain biking at large. Contact us for more information.