AUGUST 1st 2010

Monday, August 1, 2011

Thanks for making the 9th annual Darkhorse 40 a blast!

thanks to all the racers who came out yesterday and made the 9th annual 40 a huge success!!
we appreciate all the kind words and hope you had as much fun racing as we had hosting!!

special thanks to all our volunteers and the EMT's!!

hope to see everybody again next year!

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Jamis Bikes

Jamis Bikes signed on early as a title sponsor to this years Darkhorse 40.
they will be at the race Sunday with there 26' trailer filled with a very special treat for Darkhorse racers.......

they will be presenting to you, ahead of interbike, a sneak peak at the 2012 line-up!!!

you will, with the exception of some select dealers, be the first people to lay eyes on these rigs!!

lots of cool new stuff will be on hand.. 29'r full suspension, 650b steel hardtails, 650b full suspension, ton's of carbon goodness, etc...

stop by the trailer and check em out!

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

2011 darkhorse 40 updates!!


Some Darkhorse 40 update!!

-race sold out fast and early this year. there was a waitlist and a few people made it in off that.
-if you are still on the waitlist, sorry but you didn't get in.
-all the $5 waitlist fees will be donated to the Walden Humane Society!! yeah cats and dogs!
-there is ABSOLUTELY NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION! we are at full capacity
-remember next year to jump on this as soon as you see it on bikereg. it will sell out fast!

-for directions to the start/parking/bbq etc use:
400 Ridge rd
Montgomery NY 12549
-ridge rd is just off Rt 17k
-if you pass the Darkhorse Cycles Headquarter you have gone to far!!

-course will be marked 1 week prior to the race as per DEC regulations
-GPS link has been sent out to all registrants and can be found HERE
-course is not the same as last year. some new stuff, some old, some classic stewart!

-this is a Ladies and Gentleman's race! act accordingly! there is nothing worth getting hurt or hurting someone else over out there!
-check yourself! if you think you are being stupid chances are good that you are! and that you should check yourself so that we do not have to!
-keep it safe! keep it fun!

-famous Johnnies BBQ is back! no one will go hungry i assure you!
-the ice pop wagon will also be back!
-post race refreshments are being worked out and still top secret! you won't be disappointed!
-the "sirens" of stewart will be out on course dispensing hopped refreshment to riders!!
-YES there is a beer stop-- do not stop if you are under 21!!!
-YES there are kegs at the BBQ! do not drink if you are under 21
-do not put us in that position!!!! be responsible!


Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Darkhorse 40 updates

hello all! couple of updates...

race is full...has been for a while now.

there is a waitlist. it is on bikereg. it cost $5

all of the waitlist proceeds will be donated to the local humane society!!!

get on the list and well....wait....we'll see what happens.

other things to note..

1- Jamis has signed on as the official title sponsor!! awesome! check out some of their cool stuff in the expo area

2- same great BBQ guys as last year. working on some twists but should be awesome!

3- new course design! nothing to reveal yet but working on a new course. we have lost race access to a couple trails due to DEC regulations. shouldn't be a big issue. details will be released shortly!

that's about it for now.
check back soon for updates!!

Monday, April 18, 2011

SSAP 2011!

SSAP 2011 is in the books!!

thanks for coming out despite the less than awesome conditions! it was an epic day for sure!!

i may write a report and post it up once i can wrap my brain around it all...

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Monday, March 21, 2011

SSAP is coming up quick!!

SSAP will be here before we know it! are you ready?

here are a few things you should be aware of.....

1- SSAP is sold out. it sold out fast! if you are registered you rock, if not.....well...

2- there is a wait list. there are many on it. if you aren't you can email we will add you to it

3- the wait list is long. probability of getting in......well have you won the lotto lately?

4- the course is near finalization. we are working with the conditions etc... it will be awesome!

5- there will be sweet sweet kegs of beer from a very special brewery. top secret for now!

6- there will be hotdogs, chips, etc for post race feasting! if you are vegan, vegetarian, have an aversion to hot dogs etc....we apologize and ask that you plan accordingly. there will be plenty of beer!

7- cash for the elites, prizes for everyone else!

8- conditions at Stewart yesterday were sweet! but its snowing use good judgment if you are out riding the trails!

9- whatever gear you have on your bike and whatever tires you have are the perfect choice!
if you don't think so stop into Darkhorse and let Mike and George sell you the perfect gear and tire choice!!

that's about all i can think of for now. let us know if you have any questions.

get those singlespeeds ready!!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Darkkhorse 2011!!!!

2011 is here!
so it's time to sign up for some awesome Darkhorse Racing events!!!
go to bikereg!

SSAP 2011

DH40 2011

event reg is live!!

remember that with the Mayan apocalypse coming in 2012 you better get your racing in now!!

check back often for updates and other shenanigans!!