The Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders are excited to announce the 2017 Rogers Cycling Festival! For those who have enjoyed the Race for the Spike and the Frisco 5 Card Poker Ride in recent years, you will have the opportunity to participate in those events as well as an expanded menu of cycling events. There are opportunities for all skill levels and events for road cyclists and mountain bike enthusiasts. For hotel reservations please visit Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites in Rogers.
11-Mile mass start time-trial against the Arkansas & Missouri Railroad train. Beat the train and win an engraved railroad spike.
6-Mile mountain bike time-trial on the trails of Lake Atalanta against the Arkansas & Missouri Railroad train. Beat the train and win an engraved railroad spike.
A relaxed, family friendly 2-Mile course on paved trails along Lake Atalanta. Prizes awarded to the best poker hands.
3-Person USA Cycling sanctioned team time-trial for road cyclists over a 10-Mile course.
2-Person mountain bike relay on the single-track trails at Lake Atalanta Park.
USA Cycling sanctioned road race on a 6.1-Mile loop in the Walnut Valley area outside of Northeast Rogers.
A mountain bike race on the single-track trails of Lake Atalanta park, targeted to kids age 5-10.
Race a cruiser bike against your buddies to see if you are the Sprint King/Queen of 1st Street.
The Gambler” is a spectator friendly 4-hour solo or team endurance event featuring the Lake Atalanta mountain bike trail system.
Download the 2017 RCF Brochure here.
Come enjoy a well-marked 30+ mile route featuring mostly rural gravel and beautiful back country roads with scenic views and a mid-ride experience brought to you by Phat Tire Bike Shop.
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