More changes to '06 NORBA National Series

Colorado Springs, Colo. (January 4, 2006)USA Cycling announced today two significant changes to the previously announced 2006 National Mountain Bike Series.

Organizers of the series have added a seventh event at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. July 15-16.

Additionally, both the date and the venue of the opening round in Southern California have changed.

Originally scheduled at Frank G. Bonelli Regional Park in San Dimas, Calif. on April 22-23, the season will now begin May 5-7 at Southridge Park in Fontana, Calif. 50 miles east of Los Angeles.

2006 National Mountain Bike Series Schedule

NMBS#1 May 5-7: Southridge Park - Fontana, Calif. (XC, ST, DH, MX, SD)
NMBS#2 June 10-11: Sugar Mountain Resort - Banner Elk, N.C. (XC, ST, DH, DS, SD)
NMBS#3 June 17-18: Mount Snow Resort - West Dover, Vt. (XC, ST, DH, DS, MX, SD)
NMBS#4 July 8-9: Deer Valley Resort - Park City, Utah (MA, XC, ST, DH, DS, SD)
NMBS#5 July 15-16: Infineon Raceway Sonoma, Calif. (XC, DH, MX)
NMBS#6 August 5-6: Brian Head Resort - Brian Head, Utah (MA, XC, ST, DH, DS, SD)
NMBS#7 August 12-13: Snowmass Resort - Aspen, Colo. (XC, ST, DH, DS, SD)

Event Key:
XC Cross Country
ST Short Track
DH Downhill
MX Mountain Cross
DS Dual Slalom
SD Super D
MA Marathon

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