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Let's Ride!

The Bike Festival is on! Join us Saturday, June 12 at Kincaid Park. Registration is open now! 
 

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Mountain biking can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Worried about getting lost on the trails? Need more rad people to ride with? Perhaps you just want to corner better and have more fun on rides. We get it! 

 

This one-day festival was designed with you in mind.  Sign up for a custom skills clinic and make friends at your same level.

FESTIVAL DETAILS

The Bike Festival is your day! Come to ride bikes, make new friends, and have fun! If you joined us the first year, you will notice the format is a bit different. Based on your amazing feedback, we are focusing on the skills clinics and maintenance classes that people loved the most.

Every body rides! This mountain bike festival is for all FTWN-B riders (Femmes, Trans, Women, Non-Binary), including Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC), LGBTQ2+ folks, undocumented folks, people with disabilities, and riders of all sizes.

SKILLS CLINICS

Come as you are and leave a better rider! Skills clinics will provide a structured learning experience in small groups for riders at all levels. The clinics will cover topics like body positioning, technique, and how to ride over obstacles. Our coaches are experienced local riders trained by a Certified Professional Mountain Bike Instructor! Read more here. 

BIKE MAINTENANCE CLASSES

No longer fear getting a flat! Participate in hands-on classes with professional mechanics to learn about proper bike maintenance, suspension, chains and derailleurs, common trail repairs, and how to change a flat. Bring your bike and experience the satisfaction of wrenching on your own bike!

RELAX AND RECHARGE

In addition to your bike, bring your lawn chair and enjoy each other's company. Families, partners, and friends are welcome. Visit the self-care station for a wellness boost, snap fun selfies at the photo booth, and keep your energy high with snacks and treats from some of our favorite local businesses.

FAMILY-FRIENDLY FUN!

We're excited to partner with Into The Woods this year to provide childcare for moms who want to shred! While you enjoy an afternoon of skills, friends and self-care, your little one(s) will have their own mini-bike festival with outdoor discovery and guided rides. Space is limited - reserve your spot now! Get more info and sign up here.

 
 

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 12 | 12:00-6:00 P.M.

Doors Open: 11:30 A.M.

Child Care (Into The Woods): 11:30-6:30 P.M.

Get more info about child care with Into The Woods here!

Skills Clinic Block 1: 12:00-1:30 P.M.

Skills Clinic Block 2: 2:00-3:30 P.M.

Skills Clinic Block 3: 4:00-5:30 P.M.

We'll help you find the right skills clinic for your level.

Sponsor Village: 12:00-6:00 P.M.

Help us thank the sponsors that support MTB for Women!

Self-Care Station: 12:00-6:00 P.M.

Snacks, photo booth fun, and chill vibes.

Mechanical Classes: Every ~30 minutes, 12:00-6:00 P.M.

Learn to fix a flat, adjust your drivetrain, set up your suspension, and maintain your bike! No reservations needed, just swing by.

Social Rides: Every ~60 minutes, 12:00-6:00 P.M.

Organize your own or join a guided ride! Sign up at the registration table.

Ice Cream Social: 5:30 P.M.

Mmm... ice cream.

Event Concludes: 6:00 P.M.

Ride on, friends! 

SIGN UP!

Session 2 of Skills Clinics and Group Rides meet. Rides start at 3:00 PM!  

Register early to guarantee your spot at the festival - tickets are expected to sell out! Tickets are $75 and include year-long membership to the Arctic Bicycle Club as well as food through the day, custom biking swag, bike education, small group coaching, and a good time! 

If you face financial or other barriers to participation, we've got you! We're reserving some tickets at no cost for those who need them. Check out the registration page for more info.

 

Anchorage - June 12, 2021

 
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QUESTIONS?

Be sure to check out our FAQ page and the Facebook Event Page for event details!

 

Need to contact us? Email info@alaskabikefestival.com 

THANK YOU SPONSORS

The Bike Festival wouldn't happen if not for our Sponsors! These businesses and organizations care about getting more women mountain biking. Show them your support when shopping locally! 

Can we count on your support? Sponsorship opportunities are available for 2021! Get more info here or reach out to Alexa at info@alaskabikefestival.com. Thank you!

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