Brevard, N.C. - Brevard College will welcome top national pro and international mountain bike riders to its campus on Thursday, Oct. 15 when it hosts the time trials for The Pisgah Mountain Bike Stage Race.
The Brevard College Cycling Team is sponsoring the race prologue, which will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. near the College’s Ross Hall. In addition to the time trials, the Prologue will include an Industry Expo; free Kids Race; Meet the Pros autograph session; bike demonstrations by Specialized and Rocky Mountain; and live music. Food will also be available for sale.
The Prologue is part of the three-day Pisgah Mountain Bike Stage Race, which will climb and wind for 130 miles through the Pisgah National Forest. In the Pro Men category, National Marathon Champion Jeremiah Bishop will be lining up against Christian Tanguy, Evans Plews, South African Max Knox and local favorite Sam Koerber. Former National Super D and Solo World Champion Sue Haywood will compete in the Pro Women category.