Kessler Mountain Jam

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Event Information

Fayetteville Parks & Recreation will host the Kessler Mountain Jam, a cross country race that is part of the Arkansas Mountain Bike Championship Series (AMBCS) in the heat of the summer at Kessler Mountain. 

When: Sunday, August 11, 2019
Where: Kessler Mountain Regional Park


Online registration will be available June 3 - August 9. Pricing varies from $15 - $45 depending on USAC category. Sign up here!
Registration will include an event t-shirt. USAC annual permit or daily permit NOT included in Kessler Mountain Jam registration. Annual or Daily permits must be purchased separately. Daily permit purchasing will be available onsite.

​Cross Country Race

USAC sanctioned Arkansas Mountain Bike Championship Series (AMBCS) cross country race! An annual USAC License or one-day License is mandatory. AMBCS Hard Plates are also required for the cross country race. Pre-riding and an evening social will take place on Saturday afternoon.
Detailed Race Flyer notes categories, staging/starting times, etc. 

Saturday, August 10
2:00-5:00pm - Check in and Pre-ride
5:00-7:00pm - Pre-Ride Social (cool off and chill after your pre-ride with other racers and our event sponsors!)

Sunday, August 11
7:00am – 9:30am: Registration / Packet Pick Up
8:00am: Junior Race Start
9:05am: Cat 3 Race Start
10:10am: Cat 1 & 2 Race Start
11:30am-1:00pm: Awards Party: Food, Refreshments, Music


If you are looking to get involved, we have plenty of opportunities for you such as event set up, participant check in, timing assistants and course monitors. Volunteers receive a free t-shirt! Register for this or any Fayetteville Parks and Recreation event via Give Pulse or contact Tiffany Hoover, Assistant Recreation Superintendent, by email.


We are currently seeking additional sponsors for the 2019 Kessler Mountain Jam! Various sponsorship opportunities are available.

The Fayetteville Race Series would not be successful with out support from our event sponsors. Thank you to those who have contributed. For information on sponsorship opportunities, please refer to the packet linked above and contact Tiffany Hoover at Fayetteville Parks and Recreation.

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Results and Photos from the Kessler Mountain Jam 2018

Kessler Mountain Jam Photos, provided by 1611' Photography.