Monday, May 12, 2014

Owyhee Fandango Endurance Ride Adds Competitive Trail Ride

May 12 2014

For the first time, the 3-day Owyhee Fandango Pioneer Endurance Ride in Oreana, in southwestern Idaho, will include a Competitive Trail Ride competition. Held this year over May 23-25, riders in both events, CTR and endurance, will traverse scenic canyons and historic trails below the Owyhee Mountains.

Friday the 23rd and Saturday the 24th will each feature a 30-mile CTR, for those who which to try CTR or to qualify for the AHA Distance Nationals which will be held over the same area trails in September.

The endurance riders will have a choice in distances over the 3 days of 25, 30, 50, 60, 80 and/or 100 miles.

The Owyhee Fandango has been attracting national and international endurance riders since 2006 (the ride was named the Owyhee Rangelands in 2006-7), with competitors from the US, Canada, Argentina, Belgium, Scotland, Sweden, Romania, and Japan.

For more information on the Fandango trails, events, and amenities, see:

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