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Friday, October 12

  • 9:30AM Registration Opens, luggage haul happens from 2-8PM, check in at registration before unpacking your car to get the details on how this works.
  • 10AM-5:30PM Specialized Demo Trailer Open
    • Enjoy a great selection of high end MTB’s on the trails of CampO
      • :60 minute limit per demo ride please; Multiple demo rides allowed, we want everyone to have a chance to try out the bike of their dreams
    • 10AM Gravel Grinder Options
      • 50 mile Gravel Grinder Adventure
    • 11AM-3PM Guided MTB rides for every skill level at CampO
      • Lake Loops 4 miles
        • 11AM, 2PM
      • Family/Kids/Beginner Ride
        • 12PM, 3:30PM
      • Intermediate Ride 12-15 miles
        • 11AM, 2:30PM
      • Fast/Technical Ride 15+ miles
        • 12:30PM
    • 12PM Guided Ride at Lake Glendale Intermediate 15 miles
    • 2:30-4:00PM CampO fun for Everyone!
      • 2:30 Group Hike of West Side Of Camp
    • 4:00PM Thanks to our generous beer sponsors, New Belgium Brewing, time to tap the kegs
    • 4PM-8:00PM Expo area hang out
      • Check out the FTF gear
      • Get up to speed on all the latest gear from product experts
      • Check out some super sweet Expo deals
      • Hang out with the teams from Specialized, Bike Surgeon, Garmin, Shimano, Sram/Zipp, Thule, and others
      • Get to know your new friends and plan your rides for Saturday
    • 6-8:00PM Open Fire Camp Dinner
      • Fresh burgers and brats from Millers Meat Market in Red Bud, IL
    • 8:30PM The Fat Tire Fest Challenge sponsored by RedBull
      • CampO Tug-o-War, Little Kid Bike Dual Slalom (DO NOT bring your bad ass race bike for this one), Huffy Toss (you can bring your bike for this one, but it won’t live)
    • 11:30PM FTF Closes for Friday night, GoTo BED!

 

Saturday, October 13

  • 8:30AM Breakfast and announcements at NEW Dining Hall PLEASE DON’T BE LATE, YOU WILL LOOSE OUT ON BREAKFAST AND LUNCH J.
    • Packing your trail lunch after breakfast

   Fat Tire Fest Fun 10AM-5PM

  • Specialized Demo Truck 10AM-5PM
    • :90 minute limit per demo ride please
    • Multiple demo rides allowed
    • Sorry no demo bikes offsite
  • RIDE OPTIONS
    • Guided MTB Group Rides: from the Expo Area between 10AM and 3PM, all rides will roll through CampO trails and bring you back to the expo area.
      • At CampO
        • Lake Loops 4 miles: 10:30AM and 2PM
        • Family/Kids/Beginner Ride: 11AM and 1PM
        • Intermediate Ride 12-15 miles: 10:15AM and 1:30PM
        • Fast/Technical Ride 15+ miles: 11AM and 2:00PM
      • At Lake Glendale
        • Beginner Ride 11AM
        • Intermediate Ride 11AM, 2PM
        • Fast/Technical 12:30PM
    • Mellow Tunnel Hill Trail Ride
      • Departs CampO via car at 10:30AM
      • 20 miles of rail trail chill riding
    • Cannonball Gravel Race, 10:15AM
      • Riding between the some of the best rock climbing areas in the Midwest on your way to glory for the first of the Cannonball Race Fall Series races. ~35 miles, 2,500’ of climbing.
  • OTHER CAMP-O ACTIVITIES
    • 10-11:30AM
      • CampO Archery On the road to the Dining Hall, Brush up on your skills
      • CampO Climbing Wall In front of St. Noel Lodge, Go up, down, repeat!
      • 10:30AM Guided CampO Hike from the Expo area: Camp’s West Side!!
    • 1:00-4:00PM
      • Boating on the Big Lake Just down the hill from HQ, paddle ahoy!
      • Climbing Wall AND Zip Line Just out front of the Lodge
      • 1:00PM Guided CampO Hike from the Expo Area: Camp’s East Side!!
  • 4:00PM Gravel Crit World Championships
    • Line up on the bike you brought: gravel, cross, MTB, hybrid, road you name it, just make sure the fast guys can get by you. We are racing around the CampO short loop for 30 minutes +1 Lap.  That might not sound like much but you will be doing almost 100’ of climbing per ~1 mile lap.  Rules of the race: don’t crash, have fun, try to win.
  • 4:00PM Expo Area Reopens
    • Beer is tapped once again, Meet up with friends and enjoy reminiscing the day
    • Cheer on the competitors in the Gravel Crit! Don’t forget your cowbell!
  • 6:30PM BBQ Dinner is served at Vendor Expo area
    • Come hungry for the best BBQ in SoILL!
  • 8:15PM-11:15PM Ivas John Band in the CampO Grotto, The best blues/jazz/funk band in the Midwest!
    • At Intermission ~9:30PM the winners of the Strava Segment Challenge will be announced and prizes will be awarded.
  • 12:00AM YOU should be in bed now, its tomorrow for gosh sake J.

Sunday, October 14

  • 8:45AM Breakfast at NEW Dining Hall
    • Come ready for the O-Face Race
    • O-Face Race overview immediately following breakfast
  • 9:30AM-12:00PM O-Face Adventure Race
    • DO NOT miss out on the FUN that is the O-Face Race
      • Find a teammate for teams of two
        • Hit us up if you can’t find someone to team up with and we will hook you up
      • It will be challenging but mainly FUN!
    • 12:15PM Final FTF Lunch Extravaganza!
      • BBQ Pork Steaks and other fixin’s
      • O-Face Race Awards Ceremony
      • FTF Grand Prize giveaways
    • FTF 2018 is in the books, time to go home and post up all the fun to FaceBook!