Cross Country on a totally purpose built track. Double black diamond lines with wood features and drops.
For XCO races, it is usually a mass start where riders are required to complete a certain number of laps (depending on their category) of a course that is usually 4-10kms. A XCO race would normally be about 1.5-2 hours
Head to head battle on a custom built pump track by some of the best in the world.
What is short track mountain bike racing?
Short Track XC MTB racing is typically a 20-40 minute a mass-start event that takes place on a very short, dirt circuit. The skill level and racing style required will depend on the terrain and the geographic location, however, in all cases, short track is an intense racing format.
Think straight rhythm, but on a down hill for cycling.
One of the fastest growing segments in Mtb racing.