Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is Camping allowed at Bootleg Canyon?
A: Yes, Boulder City allows camping starting the day before an event until the day after the event. It is dry camping, so please come on a Thursday and stay until Monday. There is no charge and please consider this covered in your event entry fee.
Q: Do I need a license to race?
A: Yes, all racers require either an annual USA Cycling license or a 1-Day license.
01) Annual licenses are required to race in Pro and Category 1. Click HERE for details.
02) 1-Day-licenses can be used to race in Open, Category 2, 3, or 14 and Under categories, are $10 and can be bought when you register.
Note. For Enduro only: 1-Day licenses can be used in Open and Category 1.
Q: Do I need to be a Nevada State resident to compete or win in the Nevada State Championships?
A: No, all you need is a current/valid USA Cycling annual license to be officially crowned the State/Regional Champion.
Q: What if there are only a couple of others in my age bracket?
A: We will consolidate any age bracket with less than 3 competitors to the next closest age bracket that enhances competition.
Q How much is the cash purse?
A: The DH race pays $1,000 cash per event provided by DVO Suspension. $250 for 1st place, $150 for 2nd, and $100 for 3rd.
A: Each Enduro race pays $1,000 cash per event provided by GT Bicycles. $250 for 1st place, $150 for 2nd, and $100 for 3rd.
Q: I am racing in pro and there is only one other is racing against me, can I still win the Pro Cash Purse?
A: In order to pay the cash pay-out to the Pros, there must be 3 racers in that category. If not, they will still be able to race, but they would receive a full credit to be used at a future race we host where there would be competition instead of the cash purse. You have to beat others to win the cash.
Q: Is there a local bike shop?
A: Yes, All Mountain Cyclery can take care of all of your bike needs.
Click on the link above or give them a ring at (702) 453-2453
Q: Are dogs allowed at the events?
A: Yes, well-behaved dogs on leashes are always welcome but they cannot race with you. It happened once and was not cool!
Q: Are there prizes, medals, or cash if I come in the top 3 in my category/age bracket?
A: For the January and February event all that place in the top 3 will win medals. If you are in an 18 and under age bracket, you will also win a prize of your choice from either the 1st place, 2nd place, or 3rd place prize tables set up for the awards ceremony. For the finals in April, all categories and age brackets win both medals and prizes. Pros never get awarded with prizes but always win cash.
Q: Are there points or special awards for the series overall?
A: Yes, the overall awards ceremony will immediately follow the awards for the Reaper Madness. Enduro overall awards on Saturday, April 16, 2022, and Downhill overall awards on Sunday, April 17, 2022. No additional prizes or cash, but a unique and larger medal for Overall Series
* All rounds count
* Final round is compulsory to get a final standing
* Using NW cup points scheme