The Yorkshire Mountain Bike Marathon 2022 is a mountain bike challenge event that takes place within the stunning 12,000 acres of Birdsall Estate. The route takes in natural terrain including singletrack, forest descents, natural trails and even a medieval village. Taking place at the Birdsall Estates 5 miles from Malton and 15 miles from York you will be provided with an overall time.
Check out our website www.yorkshiremountainbikemarathon.co.uk for more about the event, area and different routes. There is also an E-MTB option for 2022 that will be set off separately to the standard 25, 40 and 80km routes:
25km - An exciting, introduction to a mountain bike event featuring singletrack and forest descents. Approx 25km in distance.
40km - Your first step towards the full marathon, ride the course with a more casual approach featuring more singletrack, natural trails and forest descents than the 25km loop. Approx 40km in distance.
65km [NEW FOR 2022!] - A further step towards the full marathon, ride the course with a more casual approach featuring more singletrack, natural trails and forest descents by completing first a lap of the 40km loop and second a lap of the 25km loop. Approx 65km in distance.
80km - The real deal, big distance with 2 laps of the 40km route; the marathon distance but can you master the trails the second time around?
Event is suitable for both conventional and electric mountain bikes.
All participants under the age of 18 shall have had a consent form (during signing on) completed by their parent/guardian and riders under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the entire ride. An Adult must complete the entry for any participant under 18. No entries available on the day.
This event offers the option to purchase Booking Protect, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.