Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge (CBCC)

The 2014 Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge (CBCC) will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. The Endurance Races will again include a 100k and 50K event.

Race Registration Details
To register and learn all the official race and event details, please visit and enter Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge to locate the official web page for race weekend. While we cannot describe specifics of either race course, you will have the opportunity to race on additional sweet single track that has been added to the network since last year- this is fun riding!

Awards and Prizes
In addition to specific race results awards, competitors will also be eligible to win one of the many prizes made available by our sponsors. Prizes to include two (2) $400 discount tickets for a new bike valued at $2000 or more from Rose Bike, one (1) gift certificate for two people for a whitewater raft trip on the Kennebec River from North Country Rivers, two (2) gift certificates from Gorham Bike and Ski for a bike tune, four (4) one day lift tickets from Sugarloaf, and many more items will be available!

Make it a Weekend!
Plan to make it a weekend in Carrabassett Valley. Join us for a spaghetti dinner Friday night, June 18th from 6:00 to 8:30PM (see for details), or have dinner at one of the local eateries. Your race fee includes a hearty Sunday morning buffet breakfast. Sunday, July 20 will include several activities, including a fun kid’s race. There will be a special surprise for the first 30 kids that register! Other activities are being planned, including the use of the Town of Carrabassett Valley Anti-Gravity Center (AGC).
Plan to ride the new single track trails at a relaxed pace on Sunday with your family or friends. For a change of pace, go for a hike up Burnt Mountain or Sugarloaf; hike to the Maine Huts & Trails Stratton Brook Hut and see the progress on the new 2.8 mile single track trail; visit Sugarloaf Resort to ride the zip line, rent a kayak or paddle board to explore Flagstaff Lake, ride the chairlift, or play golf.

 The CBCC is part of the New England Endurance Series.  Please click on the logo for more info.


2012 CBCC Race Results

2011 CBCC Race Results

Related Video:

2011 Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge Video (WSKI TV)

The start of the 2011 CBCC

The start of the 2011 CBCC


Racers meeting 2011 CBCC

Racers meeting 2011 CBCC



Looks like fun man!


One of five aid stations in 2011 CBCC

Riding in a pack near the start
























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