26 Amazing Years
The 24 Hours of Summer Solstice presented by Glen Abbey Physiotherapy is North America’s Largest 24 Hour Mountain Bike Festival and Relay Event! With teams ranging from solo to ten person it’s perfect for the ultimate challenge or a weekend riding or racing with friends. Make the 24 Hours of Summer Solstice the highlight of your summer!
The events will take place from 12 pm Saturday until 12 pm Sunday (noon to noon). All categories will compete for awards and winners jerseys.
The event begins on Saturday at 12 pm sharp for all teams.
2:00 pm – Move-In
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Event Kit Pickup
8:00 am – 11:00 am – Late Event Kit Pickup
(Waiver signing open all day for late riders)
10:00 am – Volunteer Meeting
11:00 am – Rider Meeting by Start (open to everyone)
12:00 pm – Event Starts
4:00 pm – Shimano Youth Event
(4:00 pm – 6 & under, 4:20 pm – 7 – 8, 4:40 pm – 9 & over)
7:30 pm – Light On Bikes Leaving, No Nights No More Laps
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – DJ
6:00 am – No Night Start, Lights No Longer Needed
10:00 am – Chico’s Mud Bog
11:00 am – Freezie Chug Fest Contest
12:00 pm – Final Laps
1:05 pm – Awards and Draw Prizes including a Cannondale Bike!
Special Event Support and Retail Announcements
Cycle Life Retail Store
Need some last-minute gear or parts? Cycle Life has got you covered! They’ll be offering accessories, lights, parts, and special sale items for the event. Plus, if your bike’s showing signs of wear and tear, their on-site mechanics are available for hire.
Shimano Technical Support
Exclusive to World Cup events, Shimano’s top-notch technicians will be present at our event! While they’re here mainly for mid-event emergency adjustments, we urge all riders to have their bikes pre-adjusted before the event begins.
Event location: Albion Hills Conservation Park
Only 40 Minutes North Of Toronto
16500 Peel Regional Rd 50
Albion Hills Conservation Area, located in Caledon, Ontario, is a 1,200-acre outdoor destination managed by the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority. Renowned for its mountain biking trails, the park offers over 50 kilometers of tracks for all skill levels, set amidst rolling hills and dense forests. Situated near the Humber River and connected to the Bruce Trail, it’s a perfect getaway for nature enthusiasts.
For a smooth ride and a clear understanding of our event’s ins and outs, take advantage of the Chico Racing 24 Hour Technical Guide. It’s your go-to source for rules, regulations, and event specifics.
24 Hour On-Site Food Services
Refuel and recharge with Scarlett House catering!
Lighting Technical Support
Power up! We have covered you with outlets in the chalet for those needing to charge their lights. Ensure you’re illuminated for the night trail!
Recommendations: For optimal visibility, we suggest:
Retail Alert! Cycle Life will also have a range of lighting systems up for sale on site. Grab yours if you haven’t already!
Safety first! Adhere to our lighting guidelines:
Ride safe, stay illuminated, and enjoy the trail!
Safety first! Ensure you’re ready to ride:
Proudly sanctioned by the Canadian Adventure Racing Association.
Find a Rider or A Team Forum
If you are looking for a rider or a team please visit our Rider Find Forum.
Why the 24 Hours of Summer Solstice Reigns Supreme in North America
The 24 Hours of Summer Solstice isn’t just a mountain biking event – it’s an experience, a community, a tradition. But what makes it stand head and shoulders above the rest? Here’s why:
Unparalleled Value for Your Entry
Join us and understand firsthand why the 24 Hours of Summer Solstice is the talk of North America!