Grand Shimano Race XC is the 3rd series installment of Grand Shimano events. Held on La Mesa Nature Reserve, it was participated by more that six hundred (600) mountain bike enthusiast. Grand Shimano Race XC promotes recreational racing activities and sparks the competitiveness of each individuals towards each other and most of all towards the terrain.
The race started at 5:30 in the morning with two categories 30 KM and 60 KM by age group.
What is XC?
XC, Cross-Country, is discipline and race format held over undulating circuits including; technical descents, forest roads, rocky paths and obstacles, which riders must complete in several times. Riders start at the same time, racing between one hour and an hour and 40 minutes, depending on category and course.