Mountain Biking History & Culture Archive

Repack

The Repack race took place on Mount Tamalpais, in Marin County, CA, on a course that spanned about two miles and had a vertical drop of 1300 feet. This race is an event that changed mountain biking and presented it as a sport to society. This race helped grow the sport tremendously and allowed for the transformation of klunkers into the modern mountain bike.

Credits

Lisa DiNicolantonio. Sahand Ghodrati. Ay Saephan. Jennifer Yip.