August 12, 2007 (Panorama Mountain Village, BC) — The 2007 TransRockies Challenge kicks off today as 300 teams tackle the 6th annual epic mountain bike adventure through the Kootenay Rockies over the next seven days covering 600 kms and 12,000 metres of elevation — August 12-19.
Team Pedal-Kona, Paul Newitt and Dean Irvine, two local veteran Vancouver mtb riders, are on the start line and will be providing daily updates at the end of each stage to bring readers the inside scoop at pedalmag.com from this challenging adventure race.
Just click the TR07 icon on the top right of our home page or here for more info on Team Pedal-Kona and the event and stay tuned for our first update later today.
Stage 1 – August 12 – Panorama Mountain Village, BC to Invermere, BC
Stage 2 – August 13 – Invermere, BC to Nipika Resort, BC
Stage 3 – August 14 – Nipika Resort, BC to Whiteswan Lake, BC
Stage 4 – August 15 – Whiteswan Lake, BC to Elkford, BC
Stage 5 – August 16 – Elkford, BC to Crowsnest Pass, AB — revised
Stage 6 – August 17 – Crowsnest Pass, AB to Sparwood, BC
Stage 7 – August 18 – Sparwood, BC to Fernie, BC