Raccoon Mountain Time Trail Series, Starting July 7th
Raccoon Mountain Time Trial Race Series
Raccoon Mountain Trails Network
Laurel Point Area
Wednesdays 6:30 p.m.
The Diamondback Raccoon Mountain Time Trial Races Series is a three event time trial series held at Raccoon Mountain, hosted by SORBA-Chattanooga. Racers will be able to race the course twice each night, the best time being recorded for each evening’s results. Medals will be awarded for the first place winner of the series, in each category. All proceeds benefit SORBA-Chattanooga’s Raccoon Mountain Trail Fund and used to build maintain the trails on Raccoon Mountain.
July 7, 14, 21
In the event any race is canceled due to poor weather, it will be made up on a subsequent Wednesday(s).
Beginner | Sport/Expert
Men 29 and under Men 29 and under
Men 30 an over Men 30 and over
Women 29 and under Women 29 and under
Women 30 and over Women 30 and over
$7 per race (or $18 for the entire 3 race series if paid prior to or at the first race). Due to insurance requirements, every racer must be a IMBA/SORBA member to participate. You can purchase a IMBA/SORBA membership online by clicking here. (Make sure you select the Chattanooga Chapter.) Membership applications will also be available at each race. If you wish to register in advance, and avoid all of the race days madness, you can pay the entry fee via PayPal’s secure on line payment center.
Basic Rules & Scoring Information
You must be a current SORBA member to participate in this series. Memberships will be available on-site at all events. Registration Begins at 6 p.m., Racing starts at 6:30 p.m. Each rider can complete up to two timed laps per evening. The best time is recorded for each evening’s results. You will earn points for placing in each week’s Time Trial Series event that you enter and complete. Your points for each event will be added up for Overall Series Awards. Points will be earned according to the following schedule:
Schedule of Points for Finish Positions
Place Points Place Points
1st 60 11th 20
2nd 54 12th 18
3rd 48 13th 16
4th 42 14th 14
5th 38 15th 12
6th 34 16th 10
7th 30 17th 8
8th 26 18th 6
9th 24 19th 4
10th 22 20th 2
The best two event points will be totaled for consideration for the series. In the case of a tie in points in any category, the tiebreaker is who beat who the most. Riders must enter and race in the correct age category. Your racing age for the entire year is the age that you will be on December 31, of the current year.