Kootenay Krusher Mountain Bike Race

The annual Kootenay Krusher always promises to be an action-packed mountain bike race along 50 kilometres of trails in the picturesque heart of the region's river valley. It had to be cancelled for 2021, but stay prepared for it to resume in 2022.


* Dates have been confirmed
Festival Dates: -
Community: Radium Hot Springs
Province: British Columbia
Festival Type: Sports

The Annual Kootenay Krusher promises to be an action-packed mountain bike race along 50 kilometres of trails in the picturesque heart of the region's river valley. It's open to all abilities –  from recreational to elite bikers. There's even an event for two-wheeled toddlers. 

The family-friendly event is a 50-km single track mountain bike race at the Nipika Mountain Resort. But there are other distances to choose from: 50-km; 25-km, 10-km, 5-km, 3-km and 1.5-km run-bike event. 

Race And Registration Information

Registration: Check back in winter for '22 race registration!

Start Times:
10:00 am: 50 km

10:05 am: 5 km

10:10 am: 3 km

10:15 am: 1.5 km kids' run bike event

10:25 am: 25 km

10:30 am: 10 km

A PRE-RACE MEETING will occur prior to the start of each event at the start line in the Nipika Meadow.

Distances and categories:

50 km (Male/Female: 14-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)

25 km (Male/Female: 14-17, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)

10 km (Male/Female: open recreation)

5 km (Male/Female: 11-13)

3 km (Male/Female: 6-10)

Run Bike Event Event: (5 & under)

*No team event