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The Simonton Windows Challenge at Mountwood

Sunday April 12, 2015

The Simonton Windows Challenge is brought to you by the River Valley Mountain Bike Association and the event sponsors. This Mountain Bike Cross Country Race is #1 in the West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) Points Series. Find out more at

Also included in this event is a fun, free kids skills clinic at 10, and a kids race at 11! After the race, there is a free catered delicious meal for racers. Cash and prize table one of the best in the series!



*Online registration closes 4/11/15 at noon.

Shirts guaranteed for first 200 registered racers.


On-site Registration begins at 9:00 am* . . . Race Start at 12 noon


$32 for Race Entry
$8 1-day WVMBA membership
$30 1-year WVMBA membership

The Race:
The beginner and sport courses will be the same as the 2014. The expert course will have a new addition for 2015: the return of Warrior Ridge!

All classes will start from the marina parking lot at HIGH NOON
Expert ~22 miles
Sport ~13 miles
Beginner ~7 miles

See Facebook event for full course descriptions:

Kid's Skills Clinic . 10AM (FREE)

Sponsored by Simonton Windows & Mountwood Park. Starts at 10 AM, and usually held at Carson Station at Mountwood Park. This is free, non-competitive for kids of all ages. Try your skills over logs, teeter-totters and any other obstacles the organizers may throw at you!


Kids Race: 11AM (FREE)   Short & sweet! +/- 5 minutes



Mountwood Park
1014 Volcano Road
Waverly, WV 26184

(Phone) 304-679-3611

Mountwood Park is located approximately 12 miles east of Parkersburg, WV (and I-77), on US Route 50 at Volcano Road. Check out this Map.



Free primitive camping by the shelter for racers on Saturday night! Shower available at the campground. Campground also features 81 sites ranging from full RV hook-up with electric and water, to primitive tents as well as a few lakeside campsites right along the race course. Call (304) 679-3694


About the Trails

Mountwood Park is located approximately 12 miles east of Parkersburg, WV on US 50. The 2600-acre park offers 30+ miles of trail, most of which is singletrack. If you’ve ridden at Mountwood, you know that these are some of the most well maintained trails in the state. The trails are well packed and hold up great no matter the weather. Check the website for cabins, campsites, and more info.


* WVMBA Points Series Event *

Part of the West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) Points Series. WVMBA supports the efforts of The International Mountain Biking Association and encourages all riders to adhere to the rules of the trail. Visit them at:


Start Date: 2015-4-12     Start Time: 12:00pm
Event Name: Simonton Windows Challenge at Mountwood - WVMBA #1
Location(s): Waverly, WV 26184
Mountwood Park
Event Type(s): Bike
Event Distance(s):  7, 13, and 22 miles
Contact(s): Chase Barnhardt
Affiliate(s): West Virginia Mountain Bike Association

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Last year's race was a blast!  Check out the 2014 results here:

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