January 17th, 2015

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It’s once again time to lace up your shoes and break out your mountain bikes for the 2015 Rio Bravo Rumble. If you have been part of this event before then you know you’re in for one heck of a time. For those newbies out there looking to take part for the first time, you’ll soon understand why this event has continued to grow into one of the premier events in Central California.

Location:  Rio Bravo Ranch, 15701 Highway 178 Bakersfield, CA 93306

As always, this event is presented by Glinn & Giordano Physical Therapy with support from Clifford & Brown, Leo Mark Hinds, Guinn Construction, Wonderful Pistachios, Fiji Water, POM Wonderful, Paramount Citrus, the Halos and Multi-Business Systems.  And a special thanks to Rio Bravo Ranch and the Nickel Family for allowing us to use their property for this event.

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ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

Participants WILL NOT be able to pick up pre-registration packets for other participants without waiver signed by participant. 

 

Click Here-> Rumble Waiver    Mail in with Reg Form (soon to come)

 

RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BE  7:30-8:30

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Pre-registration event packet pick-up will be held on Friday, January 16th from 3-6pm at Glinn & Giordano Physical Therapy located at 2701 Calloway Drive #400, Bakersfield, CA 93312 (major crossroads are Rosedale Hwy and Calloway Drive). Timing chips will be distributed in the race packets. You will be charged a $20 fee if you do not return the timing chip. 

 

Must be post marked by January 9th to avoid the late fee!

 

ALL PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT BIKE BAKERSFIELD

 

RACE CATEGORIES:  RACES START AT 9:00AM

Individual Biathlon: 10k run then a 20mi mtn bike (male or female) $50

Team Biathlon: 10k run then a 20mi mtn bike (all male, all female or mixed) $80

Solo Events: 5k run/walk, 10k run, moderate 13 mi mtn bike (no single track) or hard 20 mi mtn bike (7 miles single track). $40

Almost 1/2 Marathon: 12-13ish mile run on fire roads. Very Challenging!! $45

Kids Races: Starts at approximately 12:00pm. Registration will be on the day of the event. Free

************$10 late fee after January 9th, 2015**************

** All races are categorized by age.

** The kids’ race is one of the highlights each year. Two courses are available: older kids and younger kids with each course varying in length and difficulty. Typically ages 3-7 and ages 8-12, but may change based on kids present.

 

 RACE MAPS 

There is a strong possibility that the courses will be run backwards this year.

Click HERE for the running race maps.  The blue course is the 10k run, the red course is the 1/2 marathon.  The 5k uses the second part of the blue 10 k course.

Click HERE for the mtn bike course.  The 20 mile course uses most of this old 16 mile map.

Race maps will be provided in each racers registration bag.

 

 CHECK OUT THE RACE VIDEO

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