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12 Hours of the Hill of Truth Mountain Bike Race

Saturday, October 1st, 2022
10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

The 12 Hours of the Hill of Truth is a mountain bike race to see how many laps of the course you or your team can complete in 12 hours. There are a lot of ways to approach this: some riders compete to win on every lap, while some like to ride until lunch time and call it a day; some race solo, some compete as a four person team, and some riders just enjoy a few party pace laps with their friends. And some folks truly love a challenge (pain cave!) and race solo on a single speed, while others will casually flip the switch on their e-bike and whiz by you on the uphill. It's completely up to you and can be as challenging as you want it to be - Haw Ridge can really bring the goods.

Race Categories

NEW for 2022:

Team will be 4 riders only. We have added a Duo category for those who prefer a greater team challenge. Also new this year is an under 18 team category and single speed is back.


  • Open Team of 4: Any combination of riders and skill levels. Co-ed.

  • Sport Team of 4: At least half of the team members must be Sport Class racers, no expert/elite/pro racers. Co-ed.

  • Recreational Team of 4: those wishing to participate at a beginner level, no sport, expert/elite/pro racers. Co-ed.

  • Women Team of 4: All female team members. 

  • Masters (45+) Team of 4: All racers 45 years of age or older. Co-ed.

  • U18 Team of 4: All racers must be under 18. Co-ed.

  • Duo: Team of two riders, any skill level. Co-ed.

  • Solo Men: any skill level, any age.

  • Solo Women: any skill level, any age.

  • Single Speed Solo Men: any skill level, any age. Bike must be single geared.

  • Single Speed Solo Women: any skill level, any age. Bike must be single geared.

  • Solo Women E-bike: any level, any age. Bike must be eMTB.

  • Solo Men E-bike: any level, any age. Bike must be eMTB.

Prize List

​Prizes are awarded to the top three finishers in each category. In the event there are not three finishers in a category, the remaining merchandise prizes/cash will be distributed by the race director or used for special door prizes.

Course route segments




Cost and other info
  • $75 per racer ($95 day of event)

  • Racers registered by September 8, 2022 will be guaranteed a commemorative t-shirt in their requested size. Register early!

  • Additional race t-shirts will be available for purchase at the event.

  • This race is limited to 250 racers. First come, first served.

  • Free on-site camping is available from Friday evening through Sunday morning.

  • Day of registration and packet pick up will open at 8:00 a.m. October 1, 2022. Note: we may have packet pick up on Friday evening... Stay tuned for details.

  • All racers must register by 9:00 a.m. October 1, 2022.

All riders must wear a bicycle helmet at all times while on the race course, and will be required to sign a liability waiver form at check-in.
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