Oakley an Over the Hump sponsor, covered the race on their website " 'grassroots' event, which brings the Orange County Mountain Bike community together for a midweek, laidback, fun race." › Read more
Thanks Ian for two killer Galleries. http://picasaweb.google.com/IHarrisPhotos/OTH82609Part2?feat=email# http://picasaweb.google.com/IHarrisPhotos/OTH82609?feat=email# › Read more
Lost Manifesto posted some great photos @ http://www.lostmanifesto.com/over-the-hump-race-one › Read more
The Results are in.  Race # 1: Wednesday, August 26 race.  Click here to access results Thanks for coming out and supporting this new local race series. We had a great time, and appreciate you all making this a great gathering for EVERYONE in the Orange County Mountain Bike Community. › Read more
                Check out a ton of Over the Hump Photos here http://bit.ly/p0SBd  Thanks to Frank Villalvazo for taking the photos. › Read more
See you this afternoon at Irvine Lake! Today’s the day. We’re at the track, and can’t wait. There’s still some space to register onsite.  In an effort to give everyone a great experience at the first race, we will be stopping the registration at the 300th entry. And of course, check out what the top › Read more
Race space is limited to 300, we’re at 200 this AM – secure your race number, we’ve limited ridership to provide the best possible experience. Thanks for the support! It’s going to be a fun race day. View Track Video at http://is.gd/2ya3W › Read more
Thanks for all your interest. We’ve received a great pre-registration, and there’s still time. Pre-Register before Aug 25 at 9:00pm. We’ll be closing pre-registration tomorrow. Register for both races and get a free race T-shirt. Onsite Registration : $25. Race Day Registration times: 4:00pm – race start.  Race starts promptly at 6:00pm. There’s tons of › Read more
    Sid Taberlay and Manny Prado, riders on Team SHO-Air, will be at at Over the Hump next week.  Prado and Taberlay will conduct a pre-race talk for participants interested in getting some tips and tricks on racing from the pros, right before the race.  Then, they’ll clip in and ride out with the experts in › Read more
Some new helpful resources posted at http://raceoc.com/resources/ › Read more
This Tuesday Trail Work
Trail work evening, at Irvine Lake, cutting/connecting the final section of single track. This Tuesday Evening: August 18 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm @ Irvine Lake If you’d like to lend a hand RSVP to matt@overthehumpseries.com or call 949-388-0764 when you arrive 10 days and counting!!!!! › Read more
After Race Party to Benefit Project Rwanda
Tustin Brewing Co. to host Over the Hump Party Wednesday, Aug. 26, and Thursday, Sept. 17 After the Race Join us after the race at Tustin Brewing Company post race party for dinner and celebration. (Tustin Brewing Company is a family friendly restaurant, everyone’s welcome) 13011 NEWPORT AVENUE . SUITE 100 . TUSTIN, CA 92780 › Read more
You asked, we’ve answered.  Thanks for the emails, posts, and message board users who helped us develop this section. Visit the F.A.Q.’s Page › Read more
50 mile ride founder
John and I met Doug Grant founder of 50 Mile Ride to benefit Project Rwanda today. We are excited to be supporting Project Rwanda and be involved with the 50 Mile Ride Community. Doug’s a charismatic man with contagious energy. He shared his vision to help the people of Rwanda with economic and personal development.  › Read more
Course is coming together
Dalin, Mykyta, Dave, Minh, Tran, and John. 23 days left to Race Day #1: August 26. Saturday, August 1st was a productive workday. A clean and fast 1/2 mile of single track is now ready to ride, thanks to a  quick 3 hour session of hard work, from these guys.  We now have 4 miles of › Read more

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