Lake Placid Welcomes the UCI Mountain Bike World Series

Lake Placid's legacy of world class sporting competition continues as we welcome the UCI World Cup to the trails of Mt Van Hoevenberg. Over three days, September 27-29, racers will compete in three races: UCI Cross-country Olympic World Cup (XCO), UCI Cross-country Short Track World Cup (XCC), and UCI Cross-country Marathon World Cup (XCM). These high-adrenaline competitions will be a thrill for spectators, featuring the top male and female mountain bike cross-country and short track riders from around the world. Learn more and get your tickets!

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Late September is a fantastic time to visit the Lake Placid region. Fall foliage is nearing peak, bugs are all but gone, and temperatures are ideal for high-adrenaline adventure. With an epic event to center your travel around, it's the perfect excuse to make it a full vacation. Whether you're a mountain bike enthusiast yourself, or just love a good global competition, Lake Placid will be THE place to be September 27-29.