Due to a number of circumstances both in and out of our control, and an admittedly late start in getting organized this year we're going to take a break from the Singletrack Showdown this year. Sorry for the folks that were looking forward to the event. See you in 2020. We are however, more organized for the Big M Firetower Fat Tire bike race on March 14, 2020. We expect registration to be open soon for that race.Cleck here for details on that race.

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2020 Race Date - November 28, 2020

2017 Official Results

On camera video the race from race winner Rob Martin, see more of his videos at www.urbikelife.com.

2019 Race Date - Canceled
Race Location - Ludington, Michigan
Start time - 10am on James Street just north of Court Street in Ludington, Michigan.
Parking is available in the city lots just to the south of the start line.
Race Distances - 16.5 miles, roads to Ludington School Forest and then two laps in the SFT singletrack.
Swag - TBD, thinking Specialized water bottles.
Prizes - There will be prizes from Sportsmans, Barley & Rye and The Mitten, for placing 1st, 2nd or 3rd in three categories for the long race, overall women, men 40 and under and men 41 and over. We will have prizes from the House Of Flavors Restaurant for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd in the youth race.
Awards Ceremony - 1(ish)pm at the Mitten Bar, 109 W Ludington Ave, Ludington, MI 49431.
Friday night packet pick up and registration is at Trailhead Bike Shop, 216 West Ludington Avenue from 5:30pm to 7pm.
Saturday morning late registration and packet pick up is at Spindrift Cyclesports, 102 West Ludington Avenue from 8am to 915 am.
Race will be limited to 150 riders.

Start of the 2013 race.

Thanks to Doug M. for the 2013 video, he called the race, "stupid fun," we think that's quite appropriate.. We got 13" of snow that second year and it was really before fat bikes, and grooming were a thing. We're ready for anything now. Except ice...