Archive: August, 2009

Oakley Covers Over the Hump

Oakley an Over the Hump sponsor, covered the race on their website ” ‘grassroots’ event, which brings the Orange County Mountain Bike community together for a midweek, laidback, fun race.”


Tons of new photos!

Thanks Ian for two killer Galleries.


Another great set of photos

Lost Manifesto posted some great photos @


Over the Hump – August 26 Results Posted

The Results are in.  Race # 1: Wednesday, August 26 race. 

Click here to access results

Thanks for coming out and supporting this new local race series. We had a great time, and appreciate you all making this a great gathering for EVERYONE in the Orange County Mountain Bike Community.


First Over the Hump Photos









Check out a ton of Over the Hump Photos here 

Thanks to Frank Villalvazo for taking the photos.


See you this afternoon at Irvine Lake!

See you this afternoon at Irvine Lake!

Your trophy!

Today’s the day. We’re at the track, and can’t wait.

There’s still some space to register onsite.  In an effort to give everyone a great experience at the first race, we will be stopping the registration at the 300th entry.

And of course, check out what the top 3 will win today! Your trophy…collect a full 8 person set next summer.


Race space is limited to 300, we’re at 200 this AM

Race space is limited to 300, we’re at 200 this AM - secure your race number, we’ve limited ridership to provide the best possible experience. Thanks for the support! It’s going to be a fun race day.

View Track Video at


Pre-Registration to Close for August 26 tomorrow at 9:00pm

Thanks for all your interest. We’ve received a great pre-registration, and there’s still time.

Pre-Register before Aug 25 at 9:00pm. We’ll be closing pre-registration tomorrow. Register for both races and get a free race T-shirt.

Onsite Registration : $25.

Race Day Registration times: 4:00pm – race start.  Race starts promptly at 6:00pm.

There’s tons of new information under Race Info Pages: Classes, Rules, and Race Day Information. Take a second to check them out, if you’re coming out to race. It will make the […]


Sid Taberlay and Manny Prado at Over the Hump next Wednesday

Manny Prado raced with Lance Armstrong at Leadville Trail 100 last week


Sid Taberly leads at Sea Otter


Sid Taberlay and Manny Prado, riders on Team SHO-Air, will be at at Over the Hump next week. 

Prado and Taberlay will conduct a pre-race talk for participants interested in getting some tips and tricks on racing from the pros, right before the race.  Then, they’ll clip in and ride out with the experts in Over the Hump’s inaugural race next Wednesday. 

 Taberlay is a five […]


New resources page

Some new helpful resources posted at


This Tuesday Trail Work

Trail work evening, at Irvine Lake, cutting/connecting the final section of single track.

This Tuesday Evening: August 18 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm @ Irvine Lake

If you’d like to lend a hand RSVP to or call 949-388-0764 when you arrive

10 days and counting!!!!!



After Race Party to Benefit Project Rwanda

Tustin Brewing Co. to host Over the Hump Party

Wednesday, Aug. 26, and Thursday, Sept. 17 After the Race

Join us after the race at Tustin Brewing Company post race party for dinner and celebration. (Tustin Brewing Company is a family friendly restaurant, everyone’s welcome)


We are right near the corner of Irvine Blvd. and Newport Avenue in Tustin, CA

A portion of […]