Revenge of the Rattlesnake Race, Sept. 19

Tucker County

Riding Tucker County, WV
Apr 21, 2010
Davis, WV
The 27th Annual Revenge of the Rattlesnake
September 19
Davis, WV

One of the longest running MTB races in the region, since 1983! This race is the 4th and final race of West Virginia Mountain Bike Association's Ultra Series. The race is brought to by Blackwater Bikes, located in downtown Davis, WV. For more information on the race, check out their website www.blackwaterbikes.com.

The course will be marked the weekend prior and the week before the race. If you choose to pre-ride the course. But it will be the same course as last year.


$40 entry for WVMBA members and $45 for non members.

Registration at Blackwater Bikes, Davis, WV 8AM-10:30AM
Mandatory pre-race meeting at Blackwater Bikes 10:45AM
Rattlesnake start at Blackwater Bikes 11AM

There will be three different Aid Stations:
Aid Station #1- Loop Road and Plantation
Aid Station #2- Route 32 and Plantation
Aid Station #3- Camp site #7 on Camp 70 Road at the Green Trail

and two Cutoff Points:
one at Aid Station #2 (Rt. 32) which will result in a DNF for stragglers and divert them down Rt. 32 to Davis
and one at Aid Station #3 which will put stragglers on a shorter course but they will be counted in the results behind all finishers going by Aid Station #3 before the cut off time.

Food that racers want to go to Aid Stations will be placed in designated spots at registration before 10:45 AM!!! WVMBA mountain bike racing rule apply. All repairs must be done only by registered racers using tools/parts that are carried with them. Food and water can be accepted from anyone anywhere on the course.

Cash prizes for all four classes, Men open, women open, single speed open and masters 45+. This is the forth and final race of the WVMBA ultra series.

Make sure to wash your bike, hang out, eat and drink and be merry after the race behind the bike shop for the awards ceremony. Pizza/pasta and microbrew provided.