This post is to help you get acquainted with the variety of riding options at Over And Out!
Thanks to a long winter (and zero Spring!) we'll be prepping trails and routes for Over And Out into the coming months to ensure we have the perfect variety of terrain and that everything is safely rideable. Read on below for descriptions of each option!
First, don't think you need to adhere to any schedule! Aside from the mandatory riders meeting, it's completely up to you which riding activities you take part in. Also note that the above graphic is primarily for Saturday the 23rd. Read on below so you can plan your best day ever at Over And Out!
Mandatory Riders Meeting: ALL riders must be present at the mandatory rider meeting Saturday morning at 8:30am in the pavilion.
1-hour Group Lessons (All levels): Thanks to Hanover Powersports, we'll have an MSF-certified (Motorcycle Safety Foundation) coach on site with a fleet of Yamaha TTR trail bikes! These bikes are perfect for learning on, and lessons will be done on grass. We'll slate you according to level (never ridden before, novice rider, intermediate, or advanced) and assign you a TTR-110, 125 or 230 based on your height, while availability lasts. You're welcome to ride your own bike as well. *Full Sign up details & instructions posted to the events page.
Grass Tracks / Woods Loops (All Levels - on site): The grass tracks are perfect for beginners, and fun for anyone that just wants to cruise. The Woods loops range from shorter novice loops to lengthy intermediate & advanced loops.
2-hour Advanced Guided Ride (We'll say it again: Advanced!): Advanced riders can sign up for a 2-hour guided follow-the-leader style ride. *Sign up for this is on-site only, and you'll have time in the morning to ride the other loops first.
3-hour Guided Dual Sport Rides (Intermediate): Sign up for a guided group dual-sport ride that goes off-site on local routes. Ride your own plated dual sport or adventure bike. One in the morning and one in the afternoon, each accommodating roughly 10 ladies. *Full Sign up details & instructions posted to the events page.
Mapped REV'IT! Routes (Beginner-friendly, off site): We'll be creating a mapped route that explores some of the area's most beautiful country roads and local sights. Grab a REV'IT! route map, and head out on your own. This route has finalized at a total of roughly 85 miles, taking approximately 2.5 hours in total ride time.
WEBIG Inc. Mini-MX Games (All Levels): Bust out those little bikes and HAUL ASS! Have some fun and win prizes in our mini-mx games.
After all that riding, it's time to win some awesome goodies in the raffle and chill while the BH&BR bonfire heats things up!
Also, there will be food service on site for breakfast, mid-day snacks and dinner.
Q: What if I have a dual sport and want to do the 3-hour guided ride, but also want to take a dirt bike lesson?
When it comes time to sign up we'll allow you to select a preference: morning or afternoon. If you select morning for one activity, make sure to select afternoon for the other.
Q: I'm bringing a street-legal dual-sport bike, but also a small dirt bike. I'm pretty comfortable riding them both. What type of riding can I do?
The world is your oyster! You can sign up for a 3-hr guided dual-sport ride. You can ride your trail bike on the grass or in the woods (if you have full gear). You can take a route map and head out on your Dual Sport bike for part or all of the day. You can even take the map with you and ride it on your way out after the event! If the dirt bike is under 125cc you can also ride it in the WEBIG mini-MX games! ;)
Q: What if I don't have a bike?
Any ticket holder can sign up for a 1-hour lesson on a Yamaha 110, 125 or 230, thanks to Hanover Powersports! (while availability lasts). This is a great way for new riders to get started, as lessons are on grass, led by an MSF-certified coach.
Q: How advanced is the advanced ride? I'm nervous about it, wondering what it will be like.
Some of the terrain at Hancock is known for being very challenging. Super gnarly. For example, they have one spot called "Hamburger Hill", as in it chews men up and spits 'em out haha! We will likely not be using this hill, but 'advanced' will still actually, truly mean ADVANCED!
Sign up for this will be on-site only, and we've left time in the morning so that riders can check out other trails first and see how they're feeling!
To register NOW click HERE!
Schedule as of 5-22-18 may be subject to minor change as route and trail prep continues..