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Proving Grounds Freeride Mountain Bike Competition
September 10$25 – $95
The world’s top freeride mountain bikers are on deck for the third-annual Natural Selection Proving Grounds presented by Pacifico freeride mountain bike competition at the Flying Blind Dirt Park with finals on September 10, 2022. Twenty men and 12 women including Emil Johansson, Andreu Lacondeguy and Casey Brown will compete in the custom-built, one-of-a-kind course at Prineville’s Flying Blind Dirt Park vying for top freeride honors.
The event will showcase ground-breaking, freeride Mountain Biking blurring the line between big mountain and slopestyle with athletes picking their line from multiple options suited to their skill, personal style and strengths. This year’s Proving Grounds course will showcase an updated design by Kyle Jameson and Cam McCaul. The venue reflects rider feedback and next-level progression-pushing, man-made features including huge drops, massive wood wall rides, doubles and rhythm sections.