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Rain cancels Vail Valley’s Hammer in the Hay

Vail Daily staff report
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Vail Daily file photoA Vail Valley racer competes on a drier race course at a past Hammer in the Hay

VAIL, Colorado ” Wednesday’s Vail Races Series Hammer in the Hay bike race in Wolcott, Colorado has been canceled due to rain. It will now take place at 4 Eagle Ranch on June 29.

The first race of the series, the Eagle Ranch Classic, is June 10.

Series registration has been extended to 5 p.m. June 5. Team registration costs $1,975 and allows up to 15 riders to compete for the overall series title. After June 5, team registration will cost $2,350. Individual series registration costs $125 and individual race costs are $25 for preregistration or $35 on race-day.

Racers can register at http://www.vailrec.com.

Preregistration for individual races will end at 5 p.m. Monday, prior to race day, with registration also available until 5:30 p.m. on-site at each race.

The Eagle Ranch Classic will be followed by the Berry Creek Bash in Edwards on June 17. Races return to Vail with the Vail Grind on July 8 on Vail Mountain and then The Mike Janelle Memorial Race/Davos Dash on July 22. The race series ends Aug. 5 featuring a new course for the Beaver Creek Blast on Beaver Creek Mountain.

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