Mountain Biking

Mont du Lac hosts first annual Philphest Mountain Bike Race and Festival – KBJR 6


SUPERIOR, WI– Bike riders lined up at Mont du Lac Resort for the first annual Philphest Mountain Bike Race and Festival Saturday afternoon.

The 1.5-mile race was sponsored by Thirsty Pagan Brewing and 50% of the proceeds are going to the boys and girls club.

Those who participated were from all different age groups.

Those at Mont Du Lac said it was a perfect day for riders to enjoy the downhill cross country style course.

“It’s just really fun to tie in a fall event, obviously the weather is beautiful today, it’s a perfect day to be outside and riding around. So the event has been really positive, were glad to have it happen today,” said Bridgette Duffy, Sales and Marketing Manager at Mont du Lac.

The Mountain Bike Races were from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony.