This is the first year of the Blackstrap 55 mountain bike marathon. The course is 11km in length and the full marathon consists of 5 laps. There are also options for half (3 laps) or challenge (1 or 2 laps) distances.

The Blackstrap 55 is held on the beautiful flowing trails found in Blackstrap Provincial Park. The course offers a mix of open prairie trail, double track, and single track. Each lap offers some spectacular views of the lake and surrounding area. This event is open to all riders looking for a personal challenge and good times.


Event Details


Race Date: August 18th, 2019

Registration (Events.com): Click Here
Location: Blackstrap Provincial Park - 45 km south of Saskatoon. The course starts at the Trailhead Parking Lot.

Cost: $75.00 until midnight August 8th (plus online fees), $100.00 after August 8th. Registration closes Thursday, August 15th at midnight!

Package Pick-up: Saturday, Aug 17th - 10AM - 5PM at Bruce's Cycle Works

Event Schedule:
    7:45-8:30 AM Check In
    8:45 AM Rider staging
    9:00 AM Event start
    1:00 PM Celebration lunch begins
    1:48 PM Cut-off time (lap start)
    2:20 PM Cut-off time (half lap point)
    3:00 PM Awards ceremony & prize draws
    3:30 PM Celebration lunch ends
*An SCA membership or one event insurance ($20) is required. Visit www.saskcycling.ca to join one of Saskatchewan's awesome bike clubs.