Tour d’Apple cycling event provides four exciting, challenging routes through Western North Carolina’s apple orchards, waterfalls, and mountains to benefit the charitable projects of the Hendersonville Four Seasons Rotary Club. It’s an incredibly scenic ride with options for every type of participant, free food and drinks afterwards, and awesome swag.
ASHEVILLE OFF ROAD SERIES
PRESENTED BY HUNTER SUBARU
Sunday, September 19, 2021
RIDE KANUGA, HENDERSONVILLE, NC
The 9th Annual Asheville Off-Road Series is back
This year, the Asheville Off Road Series presented by Hunter Subaru is held at the awesome venue - Ride Kanuga located near Asheville in Hendersonville, North Carolina. Join us for an amazing day of cycling, running, or both on Sunday, September 19, 2021!
The AORS (Asheville Off Road Series) consists of three main events: Asheville Duathlon, Trail Run, and Gravel Grinder Bike events. Each of these events gives a wide variety of outdoor enthusiasts the ability to explore either by foot or by two wheels the Western North Carolina trails, gravel roads and scenic country paved roads.
JUMP OFF ROCK BIKE HILL CLIMB
presented by Hunter Subaru
RESULTS, PHOTOS AND MORE…
A beautiful, sun-filled afternoon in Laurel Park, Hendersonville, NC today at the Jump off Rock Hill Climb presented by Hunter Subaru. We loved seeing our cycling community at the hill climb, feeling all the energy and buzz of electricity and nerves at that start line and the smiles for miles at the top of Jump off Rock! We appreciate each and every one of you for coming out race today. Thank you!
Special thanks to to the Town of Laurel Park for extending the offer for us to come back and race once again up to the top of Jump off Rock. All the Friends of Laurel Park volunteers were incredible and the police and Fire Department that kept our cyclists safe, thank you! Sycamore Cycles, thanks for the prizes and for being on-site for mechanical support. And Hunter Subaru, thank you for lending support for this event, we cannot thank you enough!
CONGRATS to the KING & QUEEN OF THE MOUNTAIN
KING OF THE MOUNTAIN!!! Tyler Miranda - 17:02
QUEEN OF THE MOUNTAIN!!! Hannah Arensman - 20:59
Random Sycamore Cycles prizes for our participants, we picked 3 WINNERS!!
Stop by Sycamore Cycles in Hendersonville to pick up your special prize!
COMPLETE HILL CLIMB RESULTS ARE LISTED HERE
Welcome to the 2021 Jump off Rock Hill Climb presented by Hunter Subaru!
We are thrilled to have this local event return after a four year hiatus to Laurel Park in Hendersonville on Sunday afternoon. Thank you all for signing up for what is sure to be a fun afternoon of bikes, community and fun together. The first individuals will start promptly at 3pm and riders will start on a one minute interval.
The Start List is HERE!
If you sign up between Thursday, August 5th 5pm until race day, you will be put on the start list in order of walk-up to bib-pickup.
General Race Info
Cyclists and Triathletes get ready for the return of the Jump off Rock Hill Climb presented by Hunter Subaru on Sunday, August 8th at 3 pm. The hill climb, time trial, cycling race made its debut in 2017 and returns this summer with much anticipation to Laurel Park located in Hendersonville, North Carolina.
The cycling race is for all abilities! Test your fitness and challenge yourself to ride up this five-mile climb as fast as you can. This is an individual, time-trial-style event designed to challenge any type and ability of cyclists. You will be racing against the clock and will leave in one-minute increments. It is a race against yourself. This is not a mass start event.
The one-way, time trial race starts at the Town of Laurel Park offices and goes up, up, up Laurel Park Scenic Highway to the top of Jump off Rock where panoramic views await you at the finish line. This event will be professionally produced and timed.
Not only will this ride challenge you, there are also prizes and awards for the King and Queen of the Mountain and random giveaways to finishers. You don’t have to be the fastest to win in our giveaways!
The in-person Jump off Rock Hill climb coincides with the self-serve Lung Buster Time Trial Series that takes place this summer. If you are currently registered for the Series, you will be able to register for this grand finale challenge event for free. The Lung Buster Time Trial Series is a series of cycling events in Western North Carolina held with the intent of providing all participants a professional racer experience, no matter how fast or experienced you are.
We look forward to seeing our community of cyclists challenge themselves in what is sure to be a lung-bustin’ race to the top of Jump off Rock.
No warm-ups are allowed on Laurel Park Scenic Hwy after 2:50pm. Follow the rules of the road, stop signs and speed limits when traveling back downhill after the ride. There is no parking available at the top of Jump off Rock.
This in-person event also coincides with the last ride of the virtual Lung Buster Time Trial Series. If you are currently registered for the Series, you will be able to register for this event for free! If you have not received instructions via email from the Series, please reach out to email@example.com
OPEN TO ALL PARTICIPANTS, IN LBTT OR CYCLIST THAT WOULD LIKE TO JUST PARTICIPATE IN A SINGLE EVENT. THE LIVE AUGUST TIME TRIAL WILL BE A HILL CLIMB AT JUMP OFF ROCK IN LAUREL PARK, STARTING NEAR HENDERSONVILLE.
Let’s face it, sometimes we all need a little help getting up these giant WNC hills. We’re allowing e-bikes at this event and they will be scored in their own category, so all riders are welcome!
The 17th Annual WNC Flyer will be held in the ‘Cycling Capital of the South’ on Sunday, June 6, 2021. The start/finish are at Bold Rock in Mills River, NC. What better way to spend the day with a bike ride, bluegrass, BBQ and a brew! More info can be found at wncflyer.com.