Trans North Georgia Race 2014!

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The TNGA (Trans North GeorgiA) is a 350 mile mountain bike route through the mountains of North Georgia on trails, forest roads and paved roads featuring challenging terrain, beautiful scenery and over 56000 feet of climbing.

The TNGA starts at 8AM on August 23rd and starts at the South Carolina Border on Highway 28, east of Clayton Georgia, heads west and has nearly 9 days to follow the route to the Alabama border on Highway 20, west of Rome, Georgia.

Like us on Facebook. Updates will be posted there as the event approaches. Follow the riders on Trackleaders.com and the discussion at Bikepacking.net!

Mulberry Gap Campground is ground zero for TNGA coverage! MTBCast will be there and hope to see you too!

MTBCast: AML14 – Payton MacDonald called in from the Greenbrier River Trail

Payton MacDonald called in from the Greenbrier River Trail! He’s glad to be off the pavement!

MTBCast Aug 21 CTR14 Wrap Up and TNGA Pre Show!

CTR14 Wrap Up and TNGA Pre Show! Shout outs to the folks I met along the CTR route, true ups for a couple of calls too, and a look ahead at the TNGA!
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MTBCast: CTR14 – Richie Mattson called in from near Orphan Butte

Richie Mattson called in from near Orphan Butte. He and Jim Reed are doing well but Richie is battling a brake issue but enjoying the singing rivers!

MTBCast: CTR14 – Norb DeKerchove called in with some finish thoughts

Norb DeKerchove called in with his final call with some final thoughts!

MTBCast: Aug 18 Quick True Ups!

Just a quick true up of yesterday’s afternoon and evening calls from the CTR! Mark Caminiti heads down the last leg, Richie Mattson called from Sargents, and ITT Karlos Bernart finished!

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MTBCast: CTR14 – ITT Karlos Bernart called in from the finish

ITT Karlos Bernart called in from the finish! He had few issues with the bike but did have a flat near the finish.

MTBCast: CTR14 – Richie Mattson called in from up on Sargents Mesa

Richie Mattson called in from up on Sargents Mesa!

MTBCast: CTR14 – Mark Caminiti called in from near Molas

Mark Caminiti called in from near Molas after getting cleaned up at the hostel in Silverton.

MTBCast: Aug 17 Episode and True Ups!

Aug 17 Episode and True Ups! Congrats to Dave Stewart and Rick Miller on their finishes and we’re sorry to hearTour Divider Cjell Money stops his ITT!

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