SPRING STING TECHNICAL ENDURANCE CHALLENGE 2023
8 hour course
The Spring Sting TEC is BACK! This rugged, technical, and beautiful race has been a staple of Central Oregon racers for nearly ten years. No paddling - so don’t worry about getting cold! Besides, we promise you’ll be sweating on some of the uphills! One of the most stunning “short” races in the world - the terrain you’ll be playing on is 100% spectacular ALL the time. Suitable for all levels with basic MTB and off-trail trekking skills. Ropes are optional.
Date: Saturday, April 15th
Location: Crooked River National Grasslands (Smith Rock area)
Affiliation: USARA ranking race
Disciplines with difficulty ratings:
Estimated time for winners: 4.5 hours
Course Open: 8 hours
Team Format: Teams of 1,2, 3, 4 person; 3 or 4 person co-ed is premiere category for USARA rankings
Prizes: Sponsor gear
Mandatory Equipment: Standard, including ropes gear (ropes optional). No paddle gear or headlamps required.
Entry Fee: $75pp (includes maps, racer swag, post race food and an AMAZING course!)