Trail Fest UPDATE: All participants, spectators, volunteers and staff should only attend if they are well and do not have a temperature. Masks must be worn if you can not maintain a 6 foot separation from anyone other than family (Note: Masks are not required for racing if you are a racing participant). Masks or face coverings must be worn for check in and waiver signing.Welcome to the 2021 Twisted Oliver Trail Fest! This year marks our 9th annual Trail Fest! The day will kick off with the 5k Trail running race at 8:00 am. The first MTB event will begin at 10:00am.. This is a fundraising event for trail stewardship and the future trail building efforts for SW KyMBA. See the schedule of events below for more detail. Online Registration Ends on 8/12/21 at 11pm. The Actual Day of Registration Starts at 7am.
You may enter an individual event or save money and register for the King/ Queen of the Trail competition that is the combined fastest time for all 3 events (5k run, MTB A & MTB TT).
Prizes will be awarded to Age group and overall winners in the 5k and in Overall competitions for the MTB A, B & TT races, respectfully. Event T-Shirts are included with your registration on a first come first serve basis. The first 225 shirts are provided while supplies last so register early to secure your Trail Fest T-Shirt.
The MTB A race (Cat 1 & 2) will be 5 laps. The MTB B race (Cat 3) will be 3 laps. The Junior category will be 2 laps. No Racing License required. Depending on rider turnout we may elect to race in waves separately.
Both events are non-sanctioned but will follow RRCA & USA Cycling rules respectively.
Note: We will do everything in our power to pull off this event. However, In the event of severe weather or extremely muddy trail conditions, the race will be delayed at first, and then if absolutely necessary postponed under extreme conditions. We will not be able to offer refunds if you cannot attend a makeup date or if canceled due to weather as this event is a fundraiser. T-Shirts and race packets may be retrieved if you are registered and cannot attend. An announcement will be made for where and when to pick up your T-Shirt and Race Packet should weather become an issue. Rain Make up dates are Sunday 8/15/21.
Event details and schedule
Twisted Oliver Trail Fest
Schedule of events
7:00am – Registration and Check-In Opens
8:00am – 5K Trail Run STARTS
9:00am – Kids Fun Run STARTS
9:30am – Running Awards
10:00am – MTB Kids Race STARTS
10:30am – Kids Strider Race STARTS
10:45am – MTB “A” Race STARTS (2 hr time limit)
1:00pm – MTB “B” Race & MTB Jr STARTS (1.5 hr time limit)
2:45pm – MTB Time Trial Starts (10 seconds apart; A riders > B riders > Jr riders)
4:00pm – MTB Awards
Note: Women’s & Jr waves will start 2 minutes after the men’s wave, respectfully. 5K Run - 1 Lap; MTB A - 5 Laps; MTB B - 3 Laps; MTB Jr - 2 Laps
Time Trial - 1 Lap Opposite Direction of MTB B Course