Following successful 2021 event, USA Cycling announces return date for 2022 Marathon Mountain Bike National Championships in Frederick, Maryland

Challenging course at Gambrill State Park and Frederick Watershed will welcome top mountain bikers for second year in a row

Competitors chat ahead of the 2021 USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike Championship in Frederick, Maryland (Photo: USA Cycling Instagram).

(FREDERICK, Maryland)  – The USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike National Championship will return to Gambrill State Park and the Frederick Watershed on Sunday, October 23rd.  The announcement was part of a press release that was issued on February 11th, which also included the dates and locations for several other events scheduled for 2022.  

“USA Cycling is thrilled to return to Gambrill State Park in Frederick, Maryland with our 2022 USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike National Championship. Our racers loved the course and are looking forward to returning to chase the title of National Champion,” said Tara McCarthy, Senior National Events Manager for USA Cycling

“Frederick is a cycling city and we are excited to once again host the USA Cycling Mountain Bike Marathon National Championship Race up in the Catoctin Mountains at the Frederick City Watershed,” said Michael O’Connor, Mayor, The City of Frederick. “The Frederick Watershed is one of the top east coast destinations for technical  mountain biking and last year it proved both beautiful and challenging.   It is terrific to see the riders, their support crews, and fans taking time to enjoy the many offerings in the City in the days leading up to and following the race.”

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