Get Dirty :: Beast of the East Pro GRT
Posted by The Beast on July 28, 2016
This weekend, top mountain bikers from around the world are competing in the USA Cycling Pro Gravity downhill event "The Beast of the East" at the Killington Bike Park.
Competitors will battle it out on the brand new Goat Skull trail at Ramshead Mountain for this USA Cycling sanctioned event.
Get in on the action:
Goat Skull makes its debut.
Killington Trail Crew and Gravity Logic have been busy this summer, moving dirt and building new trails on Ramshead. Here's your first look at Goat Skull, our new 2+ mile DH line.
Turning and burning.
Riders burned in the Goat Skull course properly during Friday practice. See more.
Not racing? Find a good spot to watch.
Walk the race course and check out these 11 gnarly features - your Instagram followers will thank you.
Tune in for behind-the-scenes access.
Get real-time updates and up-close views of racing, crashing and celebrating on Snapchat and Facebook live all weekend.
Share your stoke.
Use #beastMTB and #beast365 this weekend to help us tell the story of Killington's first ProGRT - random winners will get hooked up with Killington gear.
When, where, why?
Pro GRT SCHEDULE
|Thursday, July 28|
|Registration/Check-In/Pit Load-In||9:00 am - 5:00 pm||Ramshead Lodge|
|Killington Bike Park Open For Freeriding||10:00 am - 6:30 pm||Killington Resort|
|Course Walk Only (No Bikes)||11:00 am - 5:00 pm||Course|
|Friday, July 29|
|Registration/Check-In/Pit Load-In||9:00 am - 3:00 pm||Ramshead Lodge|
|Course Walk Only (No Bikes)||8:00 am - 9:00 am||Course|
|Pit Load-In||9:00 am - 3:00 pm||Ramshead Base Area|
|Course Open For Pro/CAT 1 Junior Practice Only||9:00 am - 1:30 pm||Course|
|Course Open For Adult CAT 1/2/3 Practice Only||1:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Course|
|Mandatory Meeting for Elite Rider/Team Managers||5:00 pm - 5:30 pm||Ramshead Lodge|
|Saturday, July 30|
|Registration/Check-In||8:00 am - 1:30 pm||Ramshead Lodge|
|Pit Load-In||8:00 am - 2:00 pm||Ramshead Base Area|
|Cat 1/2/3 Practice Only||8:00 am - 12:00 pm||Course|
|Pro/Cat 1 Junior Practice Only||12:00 pm - 3:00 pm||Course|
|Seeding Runs (Pro/CAT 1 Junior Only)||3:30 pm - 4:30 pm||Course|
|Course Walk Only (No Bikes)||4:30 pm - 6:30 pm||Course|
|Adam Ezra Group Free Concert||3:30 pm - 6:30 pm||Snowshed Base Area|
|Sunday, July 31|
|CAT 2/3 Practice (2 Practice Runs)||8:00 am - 9:30 am||Course|
|Rider's Meeting Cat 1/2/3||9:45 am - 10:00 am||Ramshead Quad Base|
|CAT 2/3 Race||10:00 am - 11:30 am||Course|
|Cat 1 Practice (2 Practice Runs)||12:00 pm - 1:00 pm||Course|
|Pro/Cat 1 Junior Practice||1:00 pm - 2:00 pm||Course|
|CAT 1 Junior/Pro Women/Pro Men Race||2:30 pm - 4:00 pm||Course|
|Awards - Following Race Completion||Ramshead Base Area|
*All information subject to change