Rolling Thunder Cyclocross Race

Sat November 3, 2018 Missoula, MT US 59801 Directions

Strider Race 2-5 year old (untimed)

10:30AM MDT - 10:40AM MDT

Junior Girls 9-14 year old - 3 laps

11:35AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT

Junior Boys 9-14 year old - 3 laps

11:35AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT

Juniors Boys 15-18 year old - 3 laps

11:35AM MDT - 12:00PM MDT

Cat 4/Beginner Women

12:30PM MDT - 1:00PM MDT
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Please check in before your race.  November 2nd at Big Sky Brewery Tap room from 5-6pm.  Or November 3rd, 30 minutes before each race start.

Rolling Thunder T-shirts can be pre-ordered through your registration.  

Rolling Thunder is a full Saturday of Cyclocross Racing in Missoula, MT. It rolls all day and into the night. It's hosted at Big Sky Brewery. Kids race FREE but must register.  Rolling Thunder is held under private insurance and is a non USA Cycling event.

Race Schedule:

9:00am - 10:00am ONLY DAY OF REGISTRATION but you can register online or on phone up until 30 min before each race.

Must checkin for each race 30 or more minutes before each race. Bring Wild West Number plate if you have one.

10:30am - Strider Race - 2-5 yr old - half lap
10:30am - Pedal Bike Juniors - 3-6 yr old - half lap
11:00am - Juniors 7-8 yr old and beginning juniors - 2 laps*
11:35am - Juniors 9-14 yr old - 3 laps
11:35am - Juniors 15-18 yr old - 3 laps
12:30pm - Cat 4/Beginner Women - 30m*
1:20pm - Cat 5/Beginner Men - 30m*
2:15pm - Master Women 40+ - 40m
3:30pm - Cat 4 Men - 45m
5:10pm - Master Men 40+ - 50m
5:10pm - Master Men 50+ - 50m
5:10pm - Master Men 60+ - 50m
6:20pm - Single Speed Men - 40m
6:20pm - Single Speed Women - 40m
7:20pm - Cat 1/2/3 Women - 55m
8:30pm - Cat 3 Men - 60m
8:30pm - Cat 1/2 Men - 60m

*scored combined

What makes this race special:

- Beer Garden presented by Big Sky Brewery. All the money raised goes to the prize purse for the racers. $2 beers poured by Pedal Missoula.

- Kid's Race and Junior racing. Multiple starts so kiddos will be on course with their peers by themselves. All kids and junior races are free.

- The SS, women's and mens elite races are in the dark, we have lights on the course.

- Fun course features

-Rolling Thunder T-shirts available to purchase for $15 when you pre-register online by 10/26. Register and order your t-shirt by 10/26 to guarantee your size. Sizes and quantity available after 10/26 including race-day not guaranteed.

- We really like call ups and rewarding racers for past results. Our call up procedure is the following:
1. Wild West top 8
2. Defending Thunder Champs
3. Top 5 MT racers
4. Current State Champ
5. Wild West Standings

*For every category, we'll do a minimum of 8 call ups, for elite races we'll call the majority of the field up.


5417 Trumpeter Way
Big Sky Brewing
Missoula, MT US 59801
Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

This race is part of the Wild West CX series. For additional information about this race, the series, and other upcoming races that are a part of the series head to the Wild West CX Series website...

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Earn your registration!

Want a refund for the race? Register for this race and share your personalized registration link through social media, email, or other creative manner to get your friends to join you. For every person that registers through your link (up to six people), earn a $5 refund to your credit card (up to $30). Offer is only valid through pre-registration and all your friends must preregister through your link before race day . Does not apply to any race day registrations or friends that register own their own outside of your personalized link. Personalized refund reward registration link will be generated after registration confirmation and also be in your confirmation email.

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