Take the 2-minute tour ×
Bicycles Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people who build and repair bicycles, people who train cycling, or commute on bicycles. It's 100% free, no registration required.

There is a local BMX track in a suburb of the town I live in. I had called there before asking about scheduling and rules and whatnot. I found out, that (at least on that track), they had a special category for bikes (such as full-size MTBs) with wheels bigger than 20".
Is this just this track doing it, or is there officially another class of racing for bikes with big wheels?
Thanks

share|improve this question
add comment

3 Answers 3

up vote 1 down vote accepted

There are a large number of tracks that have a Clydesdale class, which typically runs on 24" or 26" wheeled bikes. Most pump tracks aren't designed wit a 26" wheel in mind. It still is a lot of fun.

share|improve this answer
add comment

They are probably doing 4X or four-cross racing. I believe they run 4 bikes per stage.

Wiki Description

share|improve this answer
add comment

Cruiser classes- 24 inch, typically.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.