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12 Hours of Glenridge: Solo or Relay 12-Hour Mountain Bike Race

Abbotsford, BC – June 4, 2023 – The highly anticipated 12 Hours of Glenridge mountain bike race is back, set to take place on Saturday, June 17, 2023, from 8 AM to 8 PM. This thrilling event, located on private property in the iconic Glen Valley, offers an exhilarating multi-lap course designed specifically for modern XCO racing. Forested single-track climbs lead to fast, flowing descents, creating an unforgettable experience for riders of all skill levels.

Whether you prefer solo challenges or the camaraderie of a team, the 12 Hours of Glenridge caters to all. Any size team, from solo riders to 2-person, 4-person, and even 5+ person teams, can compete in the relay format. With one racer per team on the course at a time, teammates can rest, refuel, and relax while their teammates are on course before heading out to tackle another lap. Teams can strategize their race order and the number of laps per rider, with top teams aiming to complete laps in under 30 minutes.

“This event is all about embracing the spirit of mountain biking and fostering a sense of community,” said Mike Rauch, Event Organizer. “We’ve created an inclusive and family-friendly atmosphere where riders of all ages can come together to challenge themselves and celebrate their love for the sport.”

To make the event even more enticing, Glenridge has introduced all-new Family Pricing. Parents can now register their child for free in the same Glenridge event they are participating in. This initiative aims to promote affordable racing for families and encourages parents to join their children on the course. To take advantage of this offer, participants simply need to email a copy of their race entry to, provide the names of their children, and receive a coupon code for their free entry.

With free on-site camping, a beer garden, and a full-on pig roast, the 12 Hours of Glenridge is a family-friendly grassroots event. The race features various categories, including Corporate, Co-ed, and youth, ensuring there’s something for everyone.

The event is Cycling BC-sanctioned, and registration can be done via CCN. Please note that there is a cap of 300 riders, so early registration is encouraged. To register and find more information about the event, please visit the official website at

We would like to express our gratitude to our sponsors and supporters, including Giant Bicycles, Nobl Wheels, Tinhouse Brewing, and Clearbrook Coffee Company, for their incredible support.

Join us for an adrenaline-pumping day of mountain biking, camaraderie, and fun at the 12 Hours of Glenridge. Experience the thrill of the race, indulge in delicious food and beverages, and immerse yourself in the stunning Fraser Valley landscape.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Mike Rauch

(604) 309-6578

About 12 Hours of Glenridge: The 12 Hours of Glenridge is an annual solo or relay 12-hour mountain bike race held in the Fraser Valley. It offers participants an exciting and challenging race course, along with a family-friendly atmosphere and various categories for all ages and skill levels. For more information, please visit