THE BC BIKE RACE

BC Bike Race is a seven-day mountain bike stage race from the trail Mecca of North Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast to it’s conclusion in Squamish along the way taking in four beautiful BC Ferries trips. BC Bike Race is in its 14th year as a destination adventure. For some of its six hundred participants this race is the culmination of a year or more of training. As a mountain biking goal it is a lifetime achievement award, a top three on the bucket list, what some people have said is the “best week of my life”. What better way to travel than by doing what you love in an amazing location!  British Columbia has the most mature trail networks per capita and is rich with one of the highest densities of singletrack trails, purpose-built and handcrafted by mountain bikers for mountain bikers.

The Journey

  • 36 countries represented
  • 650 riders
  • Average Ride Time 3-6 hours per day
  • Average age – 39
  • 85% male / 15% female
  • 50km’s on average per/day
  • 75% Singletrack trails
  • Solo: Open Men, 40+,50+, 60+, Open Women 40+,50+
  • Teams of 2: Open Men, 80+, 100+ Open Women, Mixed
  • Two Aid Stations per day, one Shimano Tech Zone per day