20th Annual Piney Hills Classic Mountain Bike Race
Lincoln Parish Park - Ruston, Louisiana
September 28-29th, 2013
Held under USA Cycling permit 2013-XXXX
Where East meets WEST
Round 13 of the Texas State Championship & Round 5 of the LA State Championship.

Race Director Tobin Behling tobin at behling dot com 970-417-1751
FRIDAY Sept. 27 XC Courses open for pre-riding all day
SATURDAY Sept. 28 XC Courses open for pre-riding all day
1:00PM – 4:30PM . . . XC Race Registration
2:00 PM . . . . . . . . . . .First Time Racer Clinic
5:00 PM . . . . . . . . . . .Tomac Hill Time Trial
SUNDAY Sept. 29 XC Courses closed during racing
7:00AM . . . . . . . . . Registration opens (registration ends 30 minutes prior to start of your race)
7:45 AM . . . . . . . . . Junior 12 & 10 under start
8:45 AM . . . . . . . . . All other Category 3 starts
10:15 AM . . . . . . . . . Categories 1 & 2 start
TBA . . . . . . . . . . . . Cat 3 Raffle and Awards for each category/class
XC RACE DISTANCES
• Pro/Cat 1 Men & Women .......…... 30 miles
• Cat 1 Men 1-39 .…………………… 30 miles
• Cat 1 Men 40+ & Cat 1 Women.… 20 miles
• Single Speed Open ..……………... 20 miles
• Cat 2 and Single Speed C2/3.….. 20 miles
• Cat 3……………………..………….. 10 miles
• 12 and Under……………..………… 6 miles
• 10 and Under……………..…….…... 3 miles
AWARDS/PRIZES
Pro/Cat 1: payout based on the TMBRA payout structure. Please visit: TMBRA - Texas Mountain Bike Racing Association
Cat 2: awards 10 deep plus merchandise 5 deep
Cat 3: awards 10 deep plus a merchandise raffle
CATAGORIES/CLASSES
We will be running all categories/classes that are a part of the TMBRA Fall Cup. For more
information on those, please visit: TMBRA - Texas Mountain Bike Racing Association
COURSE DESCRIPTION
LINCOLN PARISH PARK is located in Ruston, Louisiana in the beautiful piney hills of Northern
Louisiana. The race and trail earned the distinguished status of “NORBA Classic” over a decade
ago. The course includes 10 miles of sweet single-track with epic switchback climbs, technical
sections and sustained descents.
For more information on directions and camping visit: http://park.lincolnparish.org
ENTRY FEES AND REGISTRATION
Deadline for online pre-registration is Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 4:00PM Central Time Zone.
Register online at www.bikereg.com Online registration fees apply.
USAC License required for Cat 1 and Pro racers.
Cat 2/Cat 3 racers may race without a license for an additional $5.
Annual licenses available race day but it is a quicker process to purchase them online via USACycling.org
Onsite registration available race weekend (up to 30 minutes prior to your groups start) - add $5 fee
Adults……………….……………………….………………………….$ 35
Juniors 18 and under $15.......................... Juniors 12 and under $10