Rocky Mountain Health Plans sponsoring inaugural Grand Junction Off-Road

Rocky Mountain Health Plans is proud to be the official health care partner of the Grand Junction Off-Road endurance mountain bike race.

This three-day mountain-bike race will be held Aug. 30 to Sept. 1, 2013 in Grand Junction, with 600 riders on various trails throughout town and the world-class trail systems outside of town.

The event will offer participants three distances to choose from including 15 Grand, 30 Grand, and 40 Grand courses (each grand = 1 mile). Designed to appeal to all levels of mountain biker, each course will present an authentic cross-country mountain bike experience. Pro racers will vie for a $20,000 cash prize.

The weekend will kick off with a pro level fat tire criterium downtown, expo, and beginner level “15 Grand” fun ride. Saturday, August 31, will offer a complete day of amateur riding in the 30- and 40-Grand distances. There will also be free live music on Main Street. Pro riders will be the race for the cash prize on Sunday morning.

Rocky Mountain Health Plans is excited be part of the inaugural year of “The Grand” and the community events that will be held in Downtown.

Registration for this inaugural event will open on Saturday, March 16. There are only 600 spaces available, so register early! To register, click here: Epic Rides

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