George Wyth MTB Race

IMBCS #9 George Wyth MTB Race
George Wyth State Park
Waterloo, Iowa
Saturday, August 12, 2017

Race Director: Ryan Rieger – CVAST

Race Website CAT3/ Junior Results CAT1/2/Comp Results


by: Angy Snoop

by: Karl Bengston


Course Description

The GWMTB Race is held in beautiful George Wyth state park, uniquely situated within the Cedar Falls/Waterloo metropolitan area. Families can enjoy all the experiences of camping and the great outdoors, but still be within arms reach of shopping, dining, and the city’s entertainment.

Race route will be flagged for Saturday pre-riding. Route has not been announced yet. (Helmet required for all riders!) One lap is 4.5~ miles each

Categories, Start Times, and Distances

9:30 a.m. Kids Race Modified FREE
10:00 a.m. Men CAT 3 Novice
Women CAT 3 Novice
2 laps – 9 miles
1 lap – 4.5 miles
10:00 a.m. Juniors 1 lap – 4.5 miles FREE
12:00 noon Men CAT 1 5 laps – 22.5 miles $35
12:05 p.m. Comp 4 laps – 18 miles $35
12:10 p.m. Women CAT 1 4 laps – 18 miles $35
12:10 p.m. Men CAT 2 Sport
Women CAT 2 Sport
3 laps – 13.5 miles
2 laps – 9 miles

Schedule subject to change. Classes may be combined and/or races shortened if conditions warrant.

Registration and Awards

  • Free registration for all those 18 and under. Provided by the IBMCS Youth Entry Fee Help Fund.
  • Cash prizes for CAT 1 male and female
  • SWAG for the all other racers –  courtesy of Europa Cycle and Ski, Bike Tech and The Runners Flat.
  • Held under USAC permit #2017-2318.
  • If you do not have a USAC license you may purchase a one-day race license here

Additional Information

  • All proceeds help support CVAST for the sustainable maintenance and creation of soft trails at George Wyth State Park.
  • Food provided for the racers courtesy of Doughy Joey’s Peetza Joynt
  • Coffee provided for the racers courtesy of Sidecar Coffee Roasters
  • Beverage tasting provided by Single Speed Brewing

Race Flyer

George Wyth Poster

Race News

Here Comes George

Are you ready for the sixth Annual George Wyth Mountain Bike Race? We hope so. Join us this Saturday in Waterloo, CVAST has another great race for us. They’ve set up a beautiful 4.5 mile loop that winds through trees, near the lake, and watch out for that sand pit. The FREE kids race begins … Continue reading Here Comes George