2017 Love Valley Roubaix


2016 Savage CX

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Register here for the 2017 Savage  CX

Published on: 05/11/2017

About this Event:

Savage CX is held in one of the few designated Wilderness areas in North Carolina, it is wild and scenic. Often called the Grand Canyon of North Carolina you will be in for a treat as you circumnavigate the gorge and push yourself to the base of Table Rock Mountain. There will be at least 2 rest stops along the route and a wonderful meal at the end.

Course inspired by coach Sonni Dyer Studio 7 Multisport

Schedule of Events


August 12th 2017 9am start, USFS permit approved 


Registration / packet pickup open Friday from 5pm to 8pm, Saturday 7:30am to 8:30am. Drop bags will be transported to the rest stops. Rest Stop One bags will leave before the start of the race, have them in place early!


Start / End location

Southmountain Children and Family Services

7330 Myrtle Drive

Nebo, NC 28761

(828) 758-4257


Camping will be available on site for those interested in traveling up on Friday.


$70 online through Friday Aug 11th 7am

$80 day of race

Mandatory Gear

Red rear light, helmet, awesome attitude

Recommended Gear

Pump/compressed air, tube/patches, layers for inclement weather, your favorite post ride beverage


Women <40

Women 40+

Men Under 30

Men 30 to 39

Men 40 to 49

Men 50 to 59

Men 60+ Singlespeed

Rules / Guidelines

Ride single file to the right when on open roads unless passing Obey all traffic rules unless the Sheriffs department waves you through Riders may support other riders


Savage CX –CCW

Course is Counter Clock Wise this year!  This year’s direction puts you on pavement for the first 10 miles..

Rest stops at 22 / 35 miles will be fully stocked and you may send a drop bag to each of these stops.

Elevation gain is at 7,000 ft.

This course is extremely rough (tires = high volume/low pressure > low volume/high pressure)

Bike recommendations would be CX or Gravel bike with big tires or 29er

Bring spare tubes

Contact Information:

Gardner Deal




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