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TRACKS N TREADS is an off-road biathlon held on the campus of SIU Edwardsville. It consists of a 3.1 mile trail run followed by a 9 mile mountain bike ride.


Saturday, April 1st, 2017 9:00 AM


The race begins and ends at the RC airplane field, near the intersection of New Poag Road and North University Drive, on the campus of SIU Edwardsville.


Race as an individual or as a team.


Register online  or download a registration form.




An awesome short sleeve technical shirt.

Photos from past events

Mountain bike in 2014

General event photos by Robin

 Race Map

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What is tracks n treads

Tracks and Treads is 2 races, choose one of the following:

  1. an off road biathlon that consists of a 3.8 mile trail run followed by
    an 8.5 mile mountain bike ride on single track trails on the campus of SIUE.
  2. a 3.8 mile trail race on rugged single track trails.


  • The race is scheduled for Saturday, March 28th, 2015.
  • Mass start at 9:00 am.
  • Packet pickup and race day registration begins at 7:45 am.



  • Coming soon


  • Overall male and female, age group awards 3 deep in 10 year age groups.


  • All riders must wear an ANSI standard helmet.
  • No wimps, no whiners.


  • Short sleeve tech shirt.

Race Course

The run course is a fun and challenging 3.8 miles in length. The first .75 miles is on paved bike trail. The next 2.75 miles is on single track trail with a total of 350 feet of total elevation gain, and it ends with about a 1/2 mile back to the start on paved bike trail.

Download the run as a GPX file.
Download the bike as a GPX file.