The SCOTT Enduro Cup presented by Vittoria has officially announced the 2017 race schedule and opened registration to four race offerings throughout the Intermountain West. New for 2017, Round 4 at Deer Valley Resort will expand into a two-day race, and the pro/open category cash prize purse has been significantly increased over last year’s winnings. Round 2 at Angel Fire Resort will remain an Enduro World Series qualifier race.
“We were blown away by the talent and passion of the riders that came out to compete in 2016,” said Craig Alles SCOTT Enduro Cup Event Director. “To honor that, we have increased the pro/open cash prize purse and will be expanding the challenging season finale at Deer Valley Resort, into a two-day event. The diversity between each Enduro Cup course showcases the best all-around riders. We look forward to hosting you all again this year.”
2017 SCOTT Enduro Cup presented by Vittoria Race Schedule
Moab, UT // May 6
*Angel Fire, NM // June 10-11
Sun Valley, ID // July 1-2**, in collaboration with the Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival
Deer Valley Resort, Park City, UT // Aug. 26-27
*Enduro World Series Qualifier
**Pending USFS Approval
Enduro Cup will award $20,000 cash to the pro/open category throughout the 2017 series with an equal prize purse given to both men and women. This is an $8,000 increase over last season. Expert and amateur categories will be awarded with product provided by sponsors, SCOTT Sports, Vittoria and more. Specialty prizes will include the Vittoria Bolt, given to the man and woman with the fastest downhill time of a designated stage at each location. The Vittoria Bolt is open to riders in all categories and will award a $100 cash prize.
This year, the male and female pro/open riders with the most points at the conclusion of the season will be titled the overall season champions and awarded specialty sponsor prizing and $500 cash.
“It’s outstanding to see the SCOTT Enduro Cup continue to grow and expand,” said SCOTT SPORTS Bike Marketing Manager Zack Vestal. “From the beginning, we’ve wanted this series to be a premier draw, inspiring riders from around the country to come and have a great time. With these fantastic venues, the expanded schedule, and now more prize money, there’s no doubt that these are THE races to hit in 2017, and SCOTT is proud to be a long-term event partner.”
SCOTT Enduro Cup registration is open to men and women offering professional, expert, vet expert (35+) amateur and junior (under 18) categories. Riders can choose to participate in a single race or purchase a 2017 season pass for $475. In addition to race entry, all registration fees include a t-shirt, post-race lunch and Sierra Nevada beer vouchers. The Angel Fire, Sun Valley and Deer Valley Resort registration fees will also include lift tickets for race day(s), which are not applicable to the Moab stop.
Learn more and register at endurocupmtb.com