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The Texas Mountain Bike Racing Association was formed in the summer of 1996 by the promoters of the Texas Championship Series races in an effort to bring added continuity and professionalism to the series. Today, The TMBRA calendar has races all across the state of Texas featuring a wide variety of race courses. Ranging from Desert singletrack in the western part of the state to the twisty trails in the Piney Woods of Eastern Texas and Louisiana, The races promoted on the TMBRA calendars offer mountain bike racers all concievable types of terrain.

All TMBRA races feature USA Cycling recognized classes and categories, as well as an active Junior program and the groundbreaking "Kids Cup" program. Thus, regardless if you are a seasoned veteran in racing or if you are looking for your first race opportunity, there is a race for you.

The TMBRA board is made up of two representatives from each race. As well as representatives from various cycling clubs. These representatives bring a broad base of experience and knowledge with Cat 3 to Cat 1 class riders, along with bike shop owners, land owners,and bicycle activists.

The TMBRA Executive Board Officers are:
President: Scott Schaefer
Vice President: Jim MacDonald
Treasurer: Lisa Nye-Salladin
Secretary: Nancy Newman Goodnight

Some Words About Rider Courtesy And The Environment
It has been brought to our attention that a good number of riders who use gel or other energy products drop the wrappers on the trail, as they are racing. A number of racers have complained that this is distracting while land managers and clean up volunteers have pointed out that these are havens for fire ants and a sure-fire way to get stung. We ask that all riders place empty wrappers in their jerseys. The rider has to reach into his jersey to pull out the product, why not put the waste in the same place?

As land users we must be responsible in our actions whether we are out pleasure riding or racing. The environment that we can harm by being careless knows no difference.

Rider Representatives
Two Rider Representatives are available to racers in Texas to make their voices heard to the TMBRA Board of Directors. Currently the Rider Representatives are:

Dave Bellante

Upcoming Events

Oskar Blues Brewery presents the 2019 Texas XC Mtn. Bike State Championship Series 

Spring Series Rules Click Here

Pre Registration all races Click Here

Sun & Ski presents Rocky Hill Roundup
Rocky Hill Ranch, Smithville, TX
Feb 16-17, 2019
Race Flyer

Bent Wheel Bash
Buck Creek Trails, Abilene, TX
March 2-3, 2019
Race Flyer

Cameron Park Blowout
Cameron Park, Waco, TX
March 16-17, 2019
Race Flyer

REI 20th Annual Hill Country MTB Challenge
Flat Rock Ranch, Comfort, TX
March 23-24, 2019
Race Flyer

Pace Bend Race p/b Chumba Cycles- April 7th races Cancelled
Pace Bend, Spicewood, TX
April 6-7, 2019
Race Flyer

3rd Annual Jurassic Trails p/b Richardson Bike Mart- Cancelled
Dinosaur Valley SP, Glen Rose, TX
April 27-28, 2019
Race Flyer

Bikeland Big Ring Challenge presented by GHORBA
Double Lake, Coldspring, TX
May 4-5, 2019
Race Flyer

Sugar Cycles presents The Warda Race
Bluff Creek Ranch, Warda, TX
May 18-19, 2019
Race Flyer

2019 Texas Fall Cup
XC Mtn Bike Series

Fall Series Rules Click Here

Pre Registration Click Here

14th Camp Eagle Classic Mountain Bike Festival p/b HCBW and Bicycle Heaven
Camp Eagle - Rocksprings, TX
August 30-Sept 1, 2019
Race Flyer

27th Piney Hills Classic 
Ruston, LA
Sept 14-15, 2019

21st Huntsville Classic p/b Bike Barn honoring Dave Boyd & Kevin Koen
Huntsville SP, Huntsville, TX
Sept 28-29, 2019

2019 Millican Madness
Millican Reserve, College Station, TX
Oct 12-13, 2019

2019 San Angelo Race
San Angelo, TX
Nov 2-3, 2019

Online Registration for TMBRA Races Available at:

Kid’s Cup
We have wonderful events planned and each venue will have a complimentary Kid's Expo area and age appropriate race courses. Bring the whole family for some fun prior to the races. For more information, CLICK HERE.

TMBRA "First Time Racers" Clinic
This is a fun and exciting race clinic guaranteed to teach you the fundamentals of mountain bike racing. Learn from veteran racers with years of race experience what it is like to race, how to get to know your competition, how to plan for your race, and most importantly to have fun! For more information,CLICK HERE.

Pay Dirt
The Bicycle Sport Shop PayDirt© Program is offered in conjunction with the 2019 Texas XC Mountain Bike Championship Series to encourage mountain biker's involvement in the maintenance and building of trails, a mountain bikers' greatest asset. Every participant that completes at least 10 hours (3 hours for Juniors 10 and under and 5 hours for Juniors 11-14) will be entered in a raffle for over $3,000 in prizes. For more information, CLICK HERE.

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