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 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!
We 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!!!
Check out these great Adirondack Winter bike events:
Winning design(s) will be used on BFC 2014 Jersey & Tee!
Winner will be given full credit for their design and acknowledged or introduced at BFC awards presentation in Indian Lake.
Click here to visit the BFC Facebook page for contest details.
The BFC race committee has made improvements and added some cool new things for 2014, including:
- A new and improved Active.com interface that allows you to create and join teams, edit your registration (switch categories, etc.) and transfer your registration.
- Jersey & Tee Design Contest. Submit your designs and they could appear on the BFC 2014 Jersey and Tee! Details to follow.
- Video & Photo contest. Submit your best BFC photos and videos and we’ll use them to promote the race – and give you full credit of course. Details to follow.
- Sunday BFC Mountain Bike Rodeo & Races. Favorites from the old Adirondack Mountain Bike Festival are back! Rodeo events, kids races, hill climb, circuit race. Check them out here.
Registration for the 19th Annual Black Fly Challenge is now open at Active.com!
Shuttle users – make your shuttle reservation at Active.com when you register for the race.
Cool: For the second year in a row Janis and Josef Hansen, of Liverpool, NY, are the first to register for the BFC. They registered within minutes of our email going out!