The 2016 Trailblazers Youth Racing Program will take place in some of Alberta's most exciting cycling regions - The "Kananaskis Region", "Capital Region", "Alberta South Region", & "Wood Buffalo Region". Please see below a list of events in each region. Check back often to see updated dates as new events show up with the riding season quickly approaching.


Kananaskis Region
The Kananaskis Region Trailblazers promises to challenge youth racers of all abilities with some of Alberta's most infamous mountain bike terrain. 

Kananaskis Region Trailblazers
 
 Date
Event
Location
Host Club
 
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Canmore Nordic Centre
RMCC
Sunday, July 3, 2016
Canmore Nordic Centre RMCC


Capital Region

The Capital Region Trailblazers race series encompasses true river valley madness as it travels between Edmonton, Devon, Drayton Valley, Sherwood Park and everywhere in between!

 Capital Region Trailblazers
Date
Event
Location
Host Club
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Sunday, June 5, 2016 United Cycle Capital Region Trailblazers #3 Sunridge Ski Area United Cycle
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Thursday, June 23, 2016
 
Sunridge Ski Area
Hardcore Kids
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Sunridge Ski Area
Hardcore Kids

Calgary Region
The Calgary Region promises to offer young mountain bikers access to some of the region's finest off-road fun!

Calgary Region Trailblazers
Date
Event
Location
Host Club
Friday, May 20, 2016 
Calgary Region Trailblazers #1
Shaganappi Park
Thursday, June 9, 2016 Elbows Out Calgary Region Trailblazers #2 & Zone 3 
Alberta Summer Games Qualifier
Elbow Park bicisport

Red Deer Region
New to the Trailblazer scene, Red Deer has hopped on board to support youth racing. With some great terrain to showcase, we expect some great events to be held.

Red Deer Region Trailblazers
Date
Event 
Location 
Host Club 
Sunday, June 5, 2016

Alberta South Region
Representing South Alberta, Lethbridge plays host to yet another Trailblazer event, continuing its success from previous years expecting even a greater turnout this time around. 

 Alberta South Region Trailblazers
 Date
Event
Location
Host Club
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Headwinds South Region Trailblazers #1 Lethbridge College Headwinds Cycling Club
 
 
Wood Buffalo Region

With a new bike park ready to go for the 2016 race season, expect big things for the Mountain Biking scene in the North.

Wood Buffalo Region Trailblazers
Date
Event
Location
Host Club
 





Northwest Region
A nice addition to the calendar this year is Grand Prairie hopping on board hoping to spring new youth into the sport of cycling. With Alberta Summer Games this year, this region is striving for a great representation of youth in Zone 7.

 
 Northwest Region Trailblazers
Date
Event 
Location 
Host Club 
Saturday, June 4, 2016 
Northwest Region Trailblazers #1


Stay tuned for the release of event posters and information throughout the season. If you are interested in hosting or volunteering at a Trailblazers Youth Racing event in your region, please contact Taras Feculak at taras@albertabicycle.ab.ca or (780) 427-6352.