Event Details

JUNE 22-23, 2024 | Albion Hills Conservation Park

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!

Event Schedule

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.

Friday June 21, 2024

2:00 pm – Move-In
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Event Kit Pickup

Saturday June 22, 2024

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

Sunday June 22, 2024

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!

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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
Caledon, ON
L7E 3E7
Canada

Google Map Link

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.

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Event Essentials

Technical Guide

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!

Lighting Systems:

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!

Lighting Regulations

Safety first! Adhere to our lighting guidelines:

Ride safe, stay illuminated, and enjoy the trail!

Waivers

Safety first! Ensure you’re ready to ride:

Sanctioning Body

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:

Awesome Campsites

Every site comes with its own fire pit and picnic table for those cherished moments off the track.

Precision at its Best

Our chip timing system ensures accurate and swift results.

Always at Your Service

Benefit from on-site technical support, mechanics, and parts, including the complimentary top-tier Shimano technical support.

Comfort Matters

With on-site showers and washroom facilities, we ensure you're comfortable throughout

The Festive Spirit

A lively festival atmosphere with an expo area awaits all participants and spectators.

By Riders, For Riders

Our event courses are meticulously designed and built by mountain biking enthusiasts.

For the Little Champs

We organize complementary kids' races to encourage the young to join in on the fun

Family First

Our events are family-centric, with amenities like an on-site waterpark, playgrounds, and extra campsites available for rent.

Unbeatable Participation

Our 24-hour event consistently draw more participants than any NORBA, World Cup, and Canada Cup mountain bike events.

It's All About Community

Our friendly staff, volunteers, safety crew, and competitors foster a uniquely fun and welcoming atmosphere

Variety is the Spice

We keep things fresh with different courses for each 24-hour event.

Prime Location

The scenic Albion Hills Conservation Area is conveniently located less than an hour from downtown Toronto.

Experience Counts

Chico Racing is the most seasoned organization in Canada for orchestrating relay mountain bike events

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Unparalleled Value for Your Entry

Join us and understand firsthand why the 24 Hours of Summer Solstice is the talk of North America!