Welcome to BlackFlyChallenge.com ~ The ONLY Source for Official Race Info
An Adirondack tradition, always the second Saturday in June,

the 19th Annual Black Fly Challenge ~ Presented by
Epic Outdoor Adventures
starts in Inlet, Saturday June 14, 2014.

BFC Racers - Everything you need to know is under the Race Info menu!

Skiing Magazine list BFC as #1 of "Five Bad-Ass Things to do in June"
in all of North America!
Click here for Skiing Magazine's "Bucket-list worthy events to add to your roster."

BFC One-of-a-Kind Bike Raffle

April 13, 2014 Comments off

BFC-Epic-OSM_bike_9035tnWin this One-of-a-Kind special BFC edition
Transition Klunker!
Value: $1,000.00 ~ Customized by Epic Outdoor Adventures

Raffle proceeds will benefit two great causes:
• The Fight Against Breast Cancer,
through One Square Mile of Hope
• Inlet area trail improvements,
through the Black Fly Challenge

Click Here To Enter!  •  Click Here for Photos, Specs & Reviews

The Klunker is a throwback to the original mountain bike created by Read more…

BFC 2014 Official Jersey ~ On Sale Now!

March 29, 2014 Comments off



Black Fly Challenge 2014 Official Jerseys are now on sale!

These top-quality jerseys are custom-made by Shift Cycle Wear and are available only until June 22.

Click Here to view the jersey
and get yours now!

The ordering deadline to pick up your jersey on race day is May 4. After that you will still be able to order until June 22, then your jersey will be sent directly to you with a final delivery date of August 8.

BFC 2014 Media Sponsors

March 20, 2014 Comments off

AdirondackLife LOCALadk
Black Fly Challenge welcomes Adirondack Life and LOCALadk
as media sponsors for 2014.

These are the Adirondacks’ premier regional publications and the BFC
appreciates their support of
“the Adirondacks’ Greatest Race.”

Last Call for BFC 2014 Sponsors

March 17, 2014 Comments off

BFC sponsor and Outdoor Guide advertiser deadline is April 5th.
Anyone interested should view the BFC sponsor & Outdoor Guide advertiser rates & info pdf
New this year is the BFC Lodging Sponsor List which is shown on the website confirmation page to each BFC registrant and again in the confirmation email that each racer receives. This listing is $100 and we can add you immediately.
Contact info@blackflychallenge.com or the Inlet Information Office with your questions.


Register Your Team for BFC 2014

February 22, 2014 Comments off

New at Active.com this year is the ability to register your race team.
Who will be the biggest team at the BFC this year?
Check out these screenshots to see how it works: Read more…

Great Camp Sagamore offering special BFC Weekend Package

February 18, 2014 Comments off

Great Camp Sagamore is offering a special BFC Weekend package that is a truly spectacular deal! It includes:

  • Friday evening dinner aboard the W.W. Durant, on Raquette Lake
  • Two nights lodging at historic, peaceful Great Camp Sagamore
  • Saturday morning breakfast; then beer, band & bbq after the race
  • Sunday morning brunch & Sagamore historic tour

A National Historic Landmark, Great Camp Sagamore is a 27-building educational institute in Raquette Lake that was formerly the wilderness retreat of the Vanderbilt family. Visit the Sagamore website and check out this great deal – and please support our new BFC sponsor!

BFC 2014 Presented by Epic Outdoor Adventures

February 15, 2014 Comments off

Epic-Logo-Green-with-Blue-Outline-300x3001We are pleased to announce that Epic Outdoor Adventures is the Presenting Sponsor for Black Fly Challenge 2014.
This is Epic’s first year as a BFC sponsor and they are jumping on board in a big way! We welcome their enthusiasm and support.

Epic Outdoor Adventures is where Central NY outdoor enthusiasts gather to share stories, plan adventures and, of course, get their favorite bike, paddle and ski gear! Check out the Epic Facebook page for more info – and please support our Presenting Sponsor!!!

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