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Which Bike? Crusher in the Tushar road + dirt

Neil Shirley of Road Bike Action descends on his custom “Project Gravel” bike, built especially for The Crusher. Sector 5: Doc Springs Road to the final Aid Station at Bentenson Flat (14 miles) It’s back to the dirt just outside of the town Circleville. Starting out innocuously enough, Doc Springs road quickly deteriorates from hard-pack

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Crusher in the Tushar road + dirt

What’s a Tushar. Race Date: July 10th, 2021 The Tushars are among Utah's tallest mountain ranges, housing several peaks over 12,000 feet in elevation and featuring Utah's highest road at an elevation of 11,500 feet. Straddling Beaver and Piute Counties and nestled in the expansive Fishlake National Forest, The Tushars possess stunning vistas, palpable solitude and nearly unlimited

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FAQ Crusher in the Tushar road + dirt

The ‘Crusher’ is a veritable smorgasbord of surfaces featuring approximately 40 miles of unpaved dirt and gravel roads and 30 miles of tarmac with a rude amount of elevation gain thrown-in for good measure. Check out the “course map and description” page for more insight.

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2020 CRUSHER Cancelled Crusher in the Tushar road + dirt

As the 2020 Crusher in the Tushar has been canceled, you may choose to use your entry to join us in 2021. Our new 10th year anniversary date is July 10, 2021. Because we are all in a unique situation, we are allowing deferrals to the 2021 event at no additional cost. Participants must make their decision to defer to 2021 before Monday June 22nd

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Crusher In The Tushar Delivers Tough Road Bike Action

Jul 20, 2015· Part of my fascination with the Crusher In The Tushar and other events that use a combination of pavement and dirt is which bike to choose and how to set it up. There are sections of the course where a road bike with 25mm tires would be highly advantageous, but

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The Crusher in the Tushar Epic Road Bike Action

The Crusher in the Tushar’s course, combined with the weather conditions, exemplified extreme racing, making for the perfect testing grounds. The Crusher in the Tushar is a race in Beaver, Utah that is as brutal as the name suggests. Three factors contribute to its difficulty: the 69 mile race includes more than 40 miles of dirt roads with

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A Guide to the Crusher in the Tushars Grizzly Adam

Apr 30, 2012· The dirt road weaves through the high plateau beneath the 12,000 foot peaks of the Tushars. With 5 miles left to ride, the road turns downward for about 2 miles, and consists of dirt switchbacks, blind corners, and fast straight-aways.

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As Gravel Grows: Inside the Crusher In The Tushar Road

When Crusher in the Tushar first popped onto the scene in 2011, mixed-surface racing was hardly even a thing. Sure, there have been events that incorporated both pavement and dirt into one route, but it had typically always been road bike-friendly dirt, not chunky gravel roads with head-jolting washboard.

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Crusher in the Tushars Road + Dirt Bike Race Eagle Point

UPDATE December 28-29, 31: Limited number of tickets currently available, and partner passes only accepted for resort lodging guests. Monitoring forecasts to open more terrain and more guest availability.

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Crusher in the Tushars Road + Dirt Bike Race Eagle Point

Open 9:30AM-4:30PM Friday-Monday. Runs and Terrain Park off Monarch Chair open. Skyline Chair not open until conditions permit. Monitoring significant storm potential for January 23-24.

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Life Time Acquires Crusher in the Tushar Bicycling

Dec 05, 2019· Life Time, the owners of the infamous Dirty Kanza 200—inarguably the Super Bowl of gravel racing—have announced that they have acquired Crusher in the Tushar, a half pavement, half dirt

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Pro(moter) bike: Crusher in the Tushar founder Burke

Mar 06, 2020· Burke Swindlehurst dreamed up the Crusher in the Tushar while training in his native Utah for the Saturn Classic, a 140-mile Boulder to Breckenridge road race that included 15,000 feet of climbing and several dirt sections. Swindlehurst loved the race, but didn’t like how riders could switch bikes to descend the dirt portions.

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Crusher In The Tushar Cycling The Tushars Visit Utah

If he wasn’t on his road bike putting in the miles that laid the foundation for his racing career and reputation as one of the most gifted “climbers” in the cycling community, then he was up in those Tushar Mountains exploring the dirt and gravel roads that he would later string together to make the Crusher route — 69 miles, over 10,500

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Pro(moter) bike: Crusher in the Tushar founder Burke

Mar 06, 2020· Burke Swindlehurst dreamed up the Crusher in the Tushar while training in his native Utah for the Saturn Classic, a 140-mile Boulder to Breckenridge road race that included 15,000 feet of

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A Guide to the Crusher in the Tushars Grizzly Adam

Apr 30, 2012· The dirt road weaves through the high plateau beneath the 12,000 foot peaks of the Tushars. With 5 miles left to ride, the road turns downward for about 2 miles, and consists of dirt switchbacks, blind corners, and fast straight-aways.

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Crusher in the Tushars Road + Dirt Bike Race Eagle Point

UPDATE December 28-29, 31: Limited number of tickets currently available, and partner passes only accepted for resort lodging guests. Monitoring forecasts to open more terrain and more guest availability.

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The Crusher in the Tushar Returns Road Bike Action

The Crusher has proven to be a melting pot of cycling disciplines, once again attracting road, mountain bike, cyclocross, and gravel riders ready to challenge themselves on a 69-mile point-to-point route that features a 60/40 split between dirt and pavement.

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Crusher in the Tushar Recap & Results Road Bike Action

Beaver, Utah- The Crusher in the Tushar once again proved anything but predictable in both the weather and riders that would be standing on the podium. By Saturday afternoon, two first-time winners proved to be up to whatever challenge the Tushar Mountains could dish out, with Lauren De Crescenzo (DNA Cycling) having an incredible return to

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Crusher in the Tushars Road + Dirt Bike Race Eagle Point

Open 9:30AM-4:30PM Friday-Monday. Runs and Terrain Park off Monarch Chair open. Skyline Chair not open until conditions permit. Monitoring significant storm potential for January 23-24.

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crusher in the tushar

Crusher in the Tushar road + dirt. The concept for the “Crusher” lived only in my head for more than 15 years and I long dreamed of the day when an event would incorporate the incredible terrain and stunning scenery afforded in the Tushar mountains and its surrounding valleys After retiring from professional racing in 2010, I decided it was time to make that dream a reality

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Crusher In The Tushar Tips For Newbies It's All About

Apr 18, 2019· Crusher in the Tushar Gravel Bike ride in Beaver, Utah. Best suited for either a gravel bike, cyclocross bike, or lightweight mountain bike, the Crusher route is roughly 40 percent pavement, and 60 percent dirt and gravel roads. Wide range gearing and

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RBA Heads To Crusher In The Tushar On A Road Bike Action

Burke Swindlehurst is the man behind the Crusher In The Tushar, and as a former professional road cyclist for more than a decade, he promotes having a broad mix of rider abilities, ranging from those who are simply just trying to finish the day, to some of the top road, mountain bike, and cyclocross professionals in the country.

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Horse for the Course: Crusher in the Tushar BikeRadar

Dec 09, 2016· Held high in the Tushar mountains of Utah, the Crusher in the Tushar is a climb-tastic gravel race, featuring 10,000ft / 3,048m of elevation gain over just 70 miles of alternating pavement and dirt.

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Gravel Preview: Utah's Crusher in the Tushar Readies for

Well, Utah’s annual Crusher in the Tushar gravel race is one example of what might transpire. First held in 2011, the Crusher in the Tushar was founded by former road professional Burke Swindlehurst because hey, putting on a bike race is way more fun than getting a real post-retirement job.

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