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The Backyard Experience 2013

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The Backyard Experience is a multi-stage mountain bike race showcasing the BYT trails of Charlotte, NC. From the creators of the Tour de Charlotte, join us for a day full of slaying The Backyard followed by slaying Terrapin beers at Sir Edmond Halley's. 

Cost (includes beer and a meal):
Pre-register: $20 (closes 10/26 at noon)
Day-of (cash only): $30

Presented by Faster Mustache and these awesome local sponsors:

WeeklyRides.com
Maxxis Tires
ProGold Bikes
Sir Edmond Halley's Restaurant & Freehouse
Terrapin Beer Co.
Refresh Technologies, Inc
BikeSource Charlotte
Mountain Khakis
Charlotte B-cycle Made Possible By Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC

The BYE will consist of 5 race stages. They will vary from 2-8 miles of racing each. Some will be point-to-point, others will be multiple laps. The top 13 finishers at each stage will be awarded between 1-13 points. Riders with the most points at the end of the day will be declared the Kings and Queens of The Backyard!

After a day of racing in the Backyard, we will roll as a group back to the Park Road Shopping center, where Sir Edmond Halley's Restaurant & Freehouse is hosting the Terrapin Beer BYE Afterparty. We'll have hot chili and cold Terrapin beers for race participants. We will also have the awards ceremony here. If you have friends that are not racing, have them meet you at Sir Ed's starting around 5pm!