BR_PrimaryLogo_Register-220 Registration for the 5th Annual Gold Rush Gravel Grinder will open on December 21st, 2016 and will close on June 1st, 2017! We do not accept registrations after this date!! There is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION! Participation in Gold Rush Gravel Grinder will be allowed on a pre-registered basis only. THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS! We realize things happen which may prevent you from participating in the race.  So yes, you are taking a risk in registering for our event.  With this in mind please realize that we do not offer refunds due to any circumstances including injury, so if you do not feel comfortable taking the risk of registering for our event, please do not register. COMPETITION CLASSES & ENTRY FEES:  Register early to get the discounted rates!! No registrations after June 1st. Mother Lode: 210 mile adventure$85, or $95 after April 1st, or $105 after May 1st + Fee for spot tracker (TBD) Note: We may or may not have the spot tracker service available for this year's race.  If we do get it set up we will provide one for racers who do not already have a tracker, for an additional fee.  These spot trackers will not be required, but will be HIGHLY recommended, due to the remoteness of the course and very limited cell reception.  All racers will be notified if we decide to use spot trackers.  You may also purchase a Ridge Rider Rescue, for an additional $45 if you do not have your own support crew.  This service will provide someone to haul you back to town should you have to abandon the event, and a drop bag for the second checkpoint at Mountain City, mile 123. Mens 39 and Under Mens 40 and Over Open Women Tandem Cost =$170+ per team Registration includes: Cash Prize for both the mens and womens overall top 3 Mother Lode winners, and award for top 3 in each class! A finishers pint glass and Salsa Mother Lode top cap will be awarded to everyone who crosses the finish line by the cutoff time, 2:30am! A custom T-shirt with hand-drawn artwork by Les Heiserman,  if registered by May 1st! A breakfast at Crow Peak Brewery, Sunday morning from 9-10am. Name entered into a drawing for prizes at Sundays awards ceremony at 10am at Crow Peak Brewery. Gold Rush: 110 miles, $75, or $85 after April 1st, or $95 after May 1st    You may also purchase a Ridge Rider Rescue, for an additional $35 if you do not have your own support crew.  This service will provide someone to haul you back to town should you have to abandon the event. Open Men (39 & under) Veteran Men (40-49) Masters Men (50 & over) Open Women Single-Speed Tandem  Cost = $150.00+ per Team Registration includes: A drop bag service at mile 69 (Trailshead Lodge) of the race (must use drop bag we provide at packet pickup, and needs to be turned in at the starting line race morning). Cash Prize for top 3 in each class, mens and womens. A custom T-shirt with hand-drawn artwork by Les Heiserman, if registered by May 1st! Lunch provided by Killians served at City Park/after Party noon to 4pm. Beer provided by Crow Peak Brewery served at City Park/after Party noon to 4pm. Name entered into raffle for many prizes at awards ceremony at 5:00pm. Gold Dust 70 miles: , $70, or $80 after April 1st, or $90 after May 1st Mens 39 & Under Mens 40 & Over Open Women Single Speed Tandem Cost=$140+ Registration includes: Award to the top 3 riders in each class! A custom T-shirt, with hand drawn artwork by Les Heiserman, if registered by May 1st! Lunch provided by Killians served at City Park/after Party noon to 4pm. Beer provided by Killians served at City Park/after Party noon to 4pm. Name entered into raffle for prizes at awards ceremony at 5:00pm.