Eastern States Cup Returns to Sugarbush This Weekend


Warren, VT (July 27, 2021) – The Eastern States Cup is making a return to Sugarbush this summer after a year off in 2020. The mountain bike race will feature both an Enduro and Downhill event, both on Sunday, August 1st.

Online registration is now closed, but on-site registration will be available, space permitting. The event will be feature amateur, pro, and 12 and under divisions for both men and women. High-end prizing will be awarded to top finishes after the fact, with no official in person awards ceremony following the races.

All mountain bike terrain and the disc golf course will be closed to the public on both Saturday, July 31st and Sunday, August 1st, though scenic lift rides and the bungee trampoline will remain open.

Racers in either the Downhill or Enduro events will have all day Saturday to practice from 10 AM – 5 PM, with additional practice for Downhill racers available on Sunday 9 AM – 10:45 PM. The mountain is also open to the public for mountain biking on Thursday and Friday. The Enduro event will kick off on Sunday at 9 AM with the Downhill event following at 11 AM.

Camping is available for race participants Friday through Sunday in Lot F at Lincoln Peak. Riders can stay one night for $25 or two nights for $40. While portalets will be on-site in the lot, there will not be any electrical or water hookups.

For additional information, visit www.sugarbush.com. To register for the event, visit http://www.easternstatescup.com/venues/sugarbush-vt/.