DUST2 Events

DUST2 will host or co-sponsor many events of interest to our members throughout the year.

Join in!

King/Queen of the Rez Hill

April 14th

10 am – Noon

DUST2 is stoked to be joining our good friends at the Springs Resort and Spa for a day of running, biking, beer and soaking at the 6th annual Pints and Pools event!

This year DUST2 is challenging YOU to be the King or Queen of Res Hill timed bike race to the overlook! Be the first to reach the Res Hill overlook and you will receive the coveted DUST2 scepter and crown to be placed in your trophy display case!

Be sure to head to the Springs Resort and Spa after the race to enjoy some great regional micro brews and epic soaking!

Admission is $10.00 per contestant, day of registration only.
Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the race (9:45am).
 
There are two race categories:
Adult (age 18 and up) and U18.
 
There will be awards for the first adult male and female and for the first U18 male and female to reach the overlook. Crowns will be awarded to each of the four above mentioned categories at the post-race coronation*: King, Queen, Prince and Princess.*Only King and Queen will get scepters.

Ride like a Girl

May 7, 14, 21
3:30-5:30 pm
Dakota Springs Trailhead

Mountain biking fun ride open to all girls of any riding level, 8th-12th grade.

Register Today!

Please print and sign the DUST2 Waiver and bring it with you for the first ride.

DUST2 Backyard Race Series

It’s Back…The DUST2 Backyard Race Series.  Come out and ride three different courses this summer!

 

Race # 1 – Don’t Get Cross With Me!

Friday, June 25th

Bring your Cross or XC bike for a fun night of racing, food and music at Doc Schaeffer’s place.

Registration will be day of the race

Check back soon for more information.

Race # 2 – No Pump, No Party!

Friday, July 16th

Bring your favorite ride and see if you have the fastest time on the best pump track in Pagosa.

Registration will be day of the race.

Check back soon for more information.

Race # 3 – Janine’s 20th Birthday Bash!

Sunday, September 19th

This one is 100% cross country. Sonlight Camp is having us out for the final race of the series. 

Registration will be day of the race.

Check back soon for more information.

Conquer the Springs Adventure Race

July 17th

New to Pagosa Springs this year is the Conquer the Springs Adventure Race!
Come out to the Turkey Springs Trail head area and get ready for 2 – 8 hours of adventurous fun!  We will have two separate races.  A beginners and kid friendly sprint race that will consist of hiking, biking and paddling in and on some of Pagosa Springs best trails then we will have a 6 – 8 hour race that will consist of hiking, biking, paddling and orienteering!

Sprint Race

Teams of 2 or 3 will run, bike, paddle,and face team challenges and decisions along the way. This course is designed for the beginner in mind! Racers will need to have a (boat, kayak, paddleboard), bike, helmet, and a CamelBak. Be prepared for some paddling, 5-8 miles of biking, and 2-4 miles of trail running plus some surprises. The estimated winning time is 2 hours. This is not an off-road Tri!! This is a real adventure race. This race will be capped at 30 teams.

6-8 Hr Adventure Race

Teams of 2 or 4 will receive trail maps and most checkpoints at the start of the race. This year’s course will include paddling, mountain biking on jeep trails and single track, & special challenges. Be prepared for approximately 2-3 miles of paddling, 20-30 miles of biking, and 5-10 miles of trekking. The estimated winning time is 6 hours. This race will be capped at 20 teams.

Race Date:  Saturday July 17th

Boat Drop: 7:00 – 9:00 am
Check In 6-8 Hr Adventure Race: Saturday July 17th 7:00 – 8:00 am
Check In Sprint Race: 10:00 – 11:00 am
Race Start 6-8 Hr Adventure Race: 8:00 am
Race Start Sprint: 10:00 am
Race Cut Off Time 6-8 Hr Adventure Race 5:00 pm sharp
Race Cut Off Time Sprint: 1:00 sharp
Awards: After top 3 teams finish

Teams

Sprint: 2-3 person teams (male, female, coed, future adventure racers (1 racer under 14 per team))
6-8 Hr Adventure Race: 2 person teams (male, female, coed, future adventure racers (1 racer under 14 per team))
4 person teams: Coed only at least one person on the team of the opposite sex. Future Adventure Racers welcome as well.

Entry Fee

Sprint: Prior to June 1st $30 per racer After June 1st $35 per racer
6-8 Hr Adventure Race: Prior to June 1st $40 per racer After June 1st $45 per racer
Future Adventure Racers: $20

Link to more information.