FSA BIKE Festival Garda Trentino
Spectacular side events in idyllic settings, great MTB routes and cool parties make this event an absolute highlight in the mountainbike scene.
The 27th edition of the FSA BIKE Festival Garda Trentino cannot take place this year. Due to a recent decision of the Italian authorities, the mountain bike event has to be cancelled. The good news: A new date for the great mtb season opener is already set up:
30 April-2 May 2021.
Like every year the Mountain bike season 2021 starts at the BIKE Festival Garda Trentino in Riva del Garda! Usually more than 45.000 visitors and 3.000 participants are expected on this weekend.
The focus of the season opener in Riva del Garda is the huge Expo are with more than 170 exhibitors and 300 brands of the bike scene.
For three days everything revolves around mountain bikes and e-mountain bikes at the fairground on the northern shore of Lake Garda. Exploring trends, meeting people, testing bikes, racing and partying - all this is possible in Riva.
An absolute Must for every visitor is the Open Night on Saturday from 7pm to 10:30pm at the Expo area.
The entry to the expo is free!
New marathon course: For 2020 the BIKE Marathon in Riva has been completely reworked and presents itself with three different distances that are shortened in length and height, still challenging but to manage for everybody. More adrenaline is guaranteed at the Scott Enduro Series and the Bosch eMTB Challenge. Less about competing and rather about the fun are the GHOST Recon Ride and the Scott Junior Trophy for young riders.
Rocky Mountain BIKE Marathon – the sportive highlight of the BIKE Festival. The BIKE Marathon gets a new face. A lot is concentrated on the three completely new tracks. All three distances are packed with great trails and beautiful panoramas over Lake Garda, but have been reduced in length and altitude. The race starts on Saturday morning in the center of Riva del Garda.
Bosch eMTB Challenge supported by Trek - The challenge combines elements of Enduro-, Trail and Orientation-races with a special focus on biking with electric support. Within the challenge, the drivers have to manage several stages, which are a varied mix of Uphill-, Downhill- and Orientation-distances. Fun and Adventure are for sure.
Scott Enduro – ambitious Enduro trails are waiting for all participants. The trails around Arco offer spectacular views on the Lake Garda.
Scott Junior Trophy – At the Scott Junior Trophy also the young generation can show their talent. Nevertheless having fun is the most important part of this side event. Every participant is a winner and gets a beautiful medal as a recognition and reminder to this great experience.
Ghost Recon Ride - This "fun race" is NEW! The combination of great tracks around the festival area and funny action stations is an experience for everyone.