Selecting Your Class

USA Cycling Annual or One-Day License Required all racers in all classes. Additionally, Maryland State Championship Titles/Medals, Regional Championship points, and National Championship Qualifications will be awarded only to USA Cycling Mountain Bike Annual License holders. No Sandbagging! If you are an Expert Racer, you need to race CAT1 and have an Annual License, or race Single Speed, Clydesdale, or Marathon.

Classes and Purse

TOTAL PRIZE PURSE (Cash/Merchandise): $10,000+
Class numbers correspond to start time within group.

* All race awards are merchandise only with retail values as shown, except Pro/Elite Marathon awards are in cash.
** Elite Class Explanation: The Elite classes in selected AMBC races are designed to allow these racers to compete against Pros for the cash purse. The Elite classes will not give seperate Qualifications for MTB Nationals, but will give MASS Pro/Elite Series Points. There is no Elite class at Nationals, but CAT1 racers in the top 10 in the Pro/Elite classes will qualify to race at Nationals in their respective age group.

Class
AMBC Classes
Laps
MASS Classes
Marathon Race -- 9:15AM (Non-USAC Classes)
#43Marathon Male *TBDOpen Men
#44Marathon Male 45+ *TBDMen 45+
#45Marathon Open Singlespeed *TBDOpen SS
#46Marathon Female *TBDOpen Women
Cat3 (Beginner) and Junior Race -- 10:00am (USAC Classes)
#1 Cat3Male Senior 19-292Cat3 Men 17-29
#2 Cat3Male 30-392Cat3 Men 30-39
#3 Cat3Male 40-492Cat3 Men 40-49
#4 Cat3Male 15-182Cat3 Men 17-29
#5 Cat3Female 19-391Cat3 Women U40
#6 Cat3Male 50+1Cat3 Men 50+
#7 Cat3Female 40+1Cat3 Women 40+
#8 Cat3Female 15-181Cat3 Women 13-16
Cat3 Women U40
#9 JrMale 13-141Cat3 Men 13-16
#10 JrMale 11-121Cat3 Men 12 & Under
#11 JrFemale 13-141Cat3 Women 13-16
#12 JrFemale 11-121Cat3 Women 12 & Under
#13 JrMale 10 & Under1Cat3 Men 12 & Under
#14 JrFemale 10 & Under1Cat3 Women 12 & Under
Cat2 (Sport) -- 11:30am - USAC Classes and Non-USAC Cat2 Singlespeed & Clydesdales
#15 Cat2Male Senior 19-293Cat2 Men 19-29
#16 Cat2Male Master 30-393Cat2 Men 30-39
#17 Cat2Male Master 40-493Cat2 Men 40-49
#18 Cat2Open Singlespeed2Cat2 Singlespeed
#19 Cat2Open Clydesdale2Cat2 Clydesdale
#20 Cat2Male 15-182Cat2 18 & Under
#21 Cat2Male 50-592Cat2 Men 50-59
#22 Cat1,2Male 60+2Cat2 Men 60+
#23 Cat2Female 19-392Cat2 Women U40
#24 Cat2Female 40+2Cat2 Women 40+
#25 Cat2Female 15-182Cat2 18 & Under
12:45pm - Kids Race
Pro/Cat1 (Expert) -- 2:00pm USAC and Non-USAC Cat1 Singlespeed & Clydesdale
#26 Pro/Cat 1 Men OpenMale5Elite Open
#47 Elite Master Men 40+Male5Elite Open
#27 Pro/Cat 1 WomenFemale4Elite Women
Elite Women 40+
#28 Cat1Male 17-184Cat1 Junior Men 15-18
#29 Cat1Male 15-164Cat1 Junior Men 15-18
#30 Cat1Male 19-244Cat1 Men 19-39
#31 Cat1Male 25-294Cat1 Men 19-39
#32 Cat1Male 30-344Cat1 Men 19-39
#33 Cat1Male 35-394Cat1 Men 19-39
#34 Cat1Male 40-444Cat1 Men 40-49
#35 Cat1Male 45-494Cat1 Men 40-49
#36 Cat1Open Singlespeed4Cat1 Singlespeed
#37 Cat1Female 19-294Elite Women
#38 Cat1Female 30-394Elite Women
#39 Cat1Male 50-593Cat1 Men 50+
#40 Cat1Female 40-492Elite Women 40+
#41 Cat1Female 17-182Cat1 Women 15-18
#42 Cat1Female 15-162Cat1 Women 15-18