2013 Mohican State Park #1
Posted on: 19 Feb 2013
2013 Mohican State Park #1

 

 

 

OMBC Series #2

 

Mohican State Park

Race along the crowning achievement of the
Malabar/Mohican Bicycle Club

 

Race Description:  <span
style='font-size:14.0pt;color:#365F91'>The Mohican Forest Trail boasts a
continuous 25 mile loop through the Mohican State Forest. This is arguably some
of the finest single track in Ohio,
home of the largest mountain bike race in Ohio, <span
style='font-size:14.0pt;color:#365F91'>The Mohican Mountain Bike 100k and 100
Mile race.
<a
href="http://ombc.net/mtb-100/mohican-100-mountain-bike-race">http://ombc.net/mtb-100/mohican-100-mountain-bike-race

 

Race Info:<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>  <span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>This OMBC
Series Race will begin and ends at Mohican Adventures on State Rt. 3, located
adjacent to the Mohican State Park.

Registration:<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>  <span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>Begins at
10am

Date/Time:<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>  <span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>Sunday,
April 21 at High NOON

Trail Description:<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>  <a
href="http://www.spokejunkies.com/reviews/ohio/index.php?get_page=mohicansp"
target="_blank">Check
out the Spoke Junkies review here.

Location:  Mohican Adventures on State Route
3 in Loudonville

Googlemaps Link:<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'>  <span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333'><a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:blue'>Googlemaps Link

 

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Driving directions:
<span
style='color:#333333;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none'>  

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:windowtext;text-decoration:none'>From Columbus:
<span
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:windowtext;
text-decoration:none'> Take I-71 north to St
Rt 97. St Rt 97 east through Belleville and Butler to St Rt 3. Turn Left or
north on St Rt 3. Follow St. Rt. 3 north past the entrance to Mohican State
Park about ½ mile farther to Mohican Adventures. Go past the entrance of Mohican
Adventures and turn left on the first road past the Marathon Gas Station.
Follow parking signs.

From Cleveland:<span
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:windowtext;
text-decoration:none'> Take I-71 south to US
Rt 250 west- exit 186.
Take US Rt 250 west 1.5
miles to Rt 42. Follow Rt 42 southwest 1.5 miles to Ohio 60. Follow Ohio 60
south to Loudonville to St Rt 3. Take Rt 3 south to the road adjacent to the
Marathon Gas Station. Follow parking signs.

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>PARKING: important
<span
style='color:#333333;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none'>, Please follow
the signs off state route 3 for parking. Please DO NOT pull into or park in the campground <span
style='color:#333333;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none'>unless you are a
camping or you may be asked to move your vehicle. This is for the safety
of kids and racers. NO PARKING ALONG the ROAD! Strictly enforced!

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Course Map:
<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333;font-weight:
normal;text-decoration:none'>  

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Sport and Expert
<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333;font-weight:
normal;text-decoration:none'> will race the entire 24.5 mile loop plus the out
and back from Mohican Adventures (about one mile)

<a
href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Mohican+Adventures,+Loudonville,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=40.618969,-82.249832&spn=0.035833,0.084543&sll=40.625744,-82.266827&sspn=0.035829,0.084543&t=h&hq=Mohican+Adventures,&hnear=Loudonville,+Ashland,+Ohio&z=14"><span
style='color:red;text-decoration:none'>NEW
Novice Race Loop<span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>:

<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333;text-decoration:
none'><a
href="http://www.strava.com/activities/49014288?sref=1MT1yaWRlX3NoYXJlOzI9ZmFjZWJvb2s7ND0xOTg5NDIw">http://www.strava.com/activities/49014288?sref=1MT1yaWRlX3NoYXJlOzI9ZmFjZWJvb2s7ND0xOTg5NDIw

<a
href="http://www.strava.com/activities/49014288?sref=1MT1yaWRlX3NoYXJlOzI9ZmFjZWJvb2s7ND0xOTg5NDIw"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Wave Starts:
<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333;font-weight:
normal;text-decoration:none'> Pro/Expert Men will begin at noon with all other
22 divisions starting 2 minutes apart. Everyone should be ready at Noon.

<a
href="http://www.strava.com/activities/49014288?sref=1MT1yaWRlX3NoYXJlOzI9ZmFjZWJvb2s7ND0xOTg5NDIw"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Facilities:
<span
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#333333;
text-decoration:none'>Water, Restrooms, Hot Private Showers, bike wash

<a
href="http://www.strava.com/activities/49014288?sref=1MT1yaWRlX3NoYXJlOzI9ZmFjZWJvb2s7ND0xOTg5NDIw"><span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>Lodging:
<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:#333333;font-weight:
normal;text-decoration:none'>  Camping and
Cabins are available at Mohican Adventures near the start/finish.
<span
style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Georgia","serif";color:windowtext;
font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none'>www.mohicanadventures.com

<a
href="http://www.mohicanadventures.com">Nearby Camping is also available at Mohican State Park, visit <span
style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:windowtext;
font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none'>Mohican State Parks
<span
style='color:#333333;text-decoration:none'>

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">Places to Visit:  Paved
Bike Trail from Race Start/Finish to Downtown Loudonville Shopping and
Restaurants. Grist Mill located south of Mohican Adventures.

target="_blank">Awards:

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">Expert Men's Open Guaranteed Prize Money 

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">Top Prize: <span
style='color:windowtext;text-decoration:none'>$200.00
<span
style='font-size:11.0pt;line-height:115%;color:windowtext;text-decoration:none'>

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">2nd $100

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">3rd $75,

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">4th $50

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">5th $35

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">6th $25

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">7th $10

<a
href="http://www.mohicanstatepark.org/" target="_blank">Expert and Sport divisions<span
style='font-size:12.0pt;line-height:115%;color:windowtext;font-weight:normal;
text-decoration:none'> will be awarded cash according to the OMBC payout
schedule
OMBCPayout
2013.xls

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank">Prize table
awards for Novice Divisions
: The top third
of Novice division racers will receive prize table awards.

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank">Race
Distances: 

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank">Novice
Racers
:NEW! <span
style='font-size:12.0pt;line-height:115%;color:windowtext;font-weight:normal;
text-decoration:none'>Novice division will complete ONE eight mile loop.

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank">Expert, Vet
Open, Singlespeed, Sport Class Racers
:<span
style='font-size:12.0pt;line-height:115%;color:windowtext;font-weight:normal;
text-decoration:none'> Entire 24.5 mile loop plus 1 mile out and back from
Mohican Adventures start/finish: Total 26.5 miles

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank">Classes<span
style='font-size:11.0pt;color:windowtext;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:
none'>:
All 23 OMBC race
divisions

<a
href="https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1LkEeYRBJXTeXFMbVRpS0VqVUE"
target="_blank"><span
style='color:blue'>http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details

<a
href="http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details">Entry Fee:

<a
href="http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details">All Divisions $30

<a
href="http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details">Novice Junior High and High School just $10

<a
href="http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details">Race Press Coverage:  

<a
href="http://ombc.net/about/race-season-details">Video: