Mountain Bike Racing - So I'm going to do my first race on Sunday...
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06-14-08, 12:15 AM
This may should like a silly question, but should i register in the beginner or sport class? I have been riding for about three years now and feel comfortable riding out of my comfort zone for the sport distance, but i have never raced before. Should i just swallow my pride and enter the beginner? Any input would be greatly appreciated. Thanks a lot and happy trails!
06-14-08, 12:26 AM
Good luck, and just have fun.
06-14-08, 12:40 AM
Werd. i think thats going to be my game plan. i don't even know if i'll like racing. i'll just give it a go and be open minded about the whole situation.
There is never shame in beginning at beginner.
06-14-08, 05:15 PM
If it's your first race do beginner, so that you get a chance to learn the ropes of racing. You may find it tougher than you think especially if you have some sand baggers racing in beginner.
06-14-08, 05:24 PM
good point. i'm pretty sure i'm doing beginner. i might not do this sunday's race though. i think i'm waiting unitll next satuday. i will keep everyone interested updated. thanks for everyones input!
06-14-08, 06:42 PM
Don't go out too fast. Have fun.
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