Are you up for the challenge?
Have you already registered and training hard, remember you can be sponsored for the event or make a direct donation and raised money for the great charity, The Royal Children's Hospital Fund.
Last year this event attracted over 200 riders, supporters and sponsors who raised over $20,000.00 which goes to improving and helping the lives of some very sick Queensland kids and their families.
The event starts at 8am and finishes at 4pm with options to ride solo or in teams of 2,3,or 4. Each rider will complete a 14km loop through the state Forest. The loop consists of sweeping fire roads and single tracks.
Date: Saturday 1st October, 2011, 8am-4pm
Venue: Pomona State School (camping): route through Yurol Forest. Pomona is located in the beautiful hinterland of the Sunshine Coast off the Bruce Highway.
Cost: $70.00 per rider
Accommodation: Free camping with registration price. The school is within walking distance of the historic town of Pomona with a country pub, restaurants, kids playground and supermarket.
Cognition are proud to be a major sponsor of this event having a fully equipped and expert mechanic based at the oval during the race.
This a great event to try mountain biking, whether you are local or from near by Brisbane come up for the day or spent the night, the atmosphere is great, it will be fun whether you're there to give it a go or race hard!