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10301 State Park Rd Chesterfield VA 23832 US
Start Date: 2021-02-21
Type of Activity: 25 Mile, 50 Mile, Cycling, Cyclocross, Mountain Bike, Running
Competition details: Chipped, Timed
More details: SWAG/T-shirt

IX ANNUAL MONSTER CROSS!

Monster Cross offers a 25 and 50-mile race/ride. 
The course supports cross or mountain bikes.  Awards are given in over a dozen divisions.

Here is what you will receive for your entry:
Race: Chip timed race: either the 50 or 25-mile distance
Event Swag: TBD
Post Race Grub: Post-race event meal ticket is your race number! 
Extras
Beer sales fundraiser: Friends of Pocahontas State Park will be selling beer at the finish to raise money to build and maintain the trails at Pocahontas.

Course Map/GPS: Mini=1 lap and full MX =2 laps Monster Cross Map

Race Location:
Pocahontas State Park
10301 State Park Rd.
Chesterfield, VA 23832
                        
Race Start:
10 a.m on Sunday, Feb 21, 2021

Packet Pickup:
Thursday, Feb 18th  Location TBD
Saturday, Feb 20th Location TBD
Sunday, Feb 21, 2021 pickup at Pocahontas State Park from 8-10am 

Course Distance:
50 or 25  miles on rolling fire roads and double track. 
On all pre-rides: Please do not ride on any trails that state no bikes! We have approval to use two short segments race day only.

Age divisions information: 
For age group divisions we will take your age as of 12/31/2021. So, if you turn 50 in 2021 you can enter 50+

Support Station:
We will offer two on-course aid stations and one at the start/finish area.

Awards:
Pro/Expert Division: First 3 men and women to cross the line who have entered the pro/elite Division) will take home the following including free entry into the 2022 race! (Prize money guaranteed with 400+ racers.)
1st   $400 + comp entry into MX 2022 and custom belt for your buckle by Lilo Collections
2nd  $250 + comp entry into MX 2022 and custom belt for your buckle by Lilo Collections
3rd  $100  + comp entry into MX 2022 and custom belt for your buckle by Lilo Collections  
4th-8th will be comped into MX 2022

Divisions

First place of each division will receive free entry into the following year's Monster Cross.
1st-6th place in each category will receive awards unless noted below.
Unicycle (Top 3)
Mini Monster (Top three overall M/F)
Mini Monster 50+ (Top three overall M/F)
Junior 19 and under Mini (Top three overall M/F)

Race is rain or shine (if there is snow that would prevent racing the event will be moved 2 weeks. We will make this call by the end of the day the Wednesday of race week! We would offer deferral for anyone who might not be able to make a moved date.)

There may be cases of "acts of god" where weather, political situations or other where we may have to move the date of the event.  

Entries can be transferred or deferred.  There is no fee for swapping if the request is made by Monday of race week.

Team Tent Space:  If you have 5 or more racers from your team (and you have a team 10x10 pop-up tent, let us know and we will reserve space for your set up at the start/finish area.  Email me at  rvadirtraces@gmail.com for space.  There is limited space so, this is first come first served.