The “Beast of Burden”, a 6-hour endurance mountain bike race is bringing back endurance racing to Mount Kessler! Friday, June 22, 2018 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Join us at Mount Kessler Regional Park for the race, then enjoy Homegrown Music and Mountain Sports Festival! Hosted by the Ozark Off Road Cyclists, the event consists of 6-hours of solo and team racing.

Team men, team women, co-ed, junior (13-18), and solo race categories available. Race fees are only $25 per participant, and just $15 for Juniors! The race starts at 4pm and goes until 10pm. Custom trophies awarded 3 deep in each class. All racers must have lights and complete a minimum number of laps depending on team size.

Onsite registration for the race opens at 2pm and onsite fees will increase to $30 per participant, or $20 per participant for Junior racers.

All racers will be required to fill out a waiver onsite. Junior racers will need a parent or guardian onsite to complete the waiver.

4-person team members will be required to complete at least one lap during the race. 2-person team members will be required to complete at least two laps during the race.