The start time for this years Cheakamus Challenge mountain bike race has been changed from 11 a.m. to 10 a.m.
The change in start times was requested by the Ministry of Transportation. The Cheakamus Challenge course includes sections on Highway 99. For safety reasons the ministry requested an earlier start time.
The 71-kilometre race, which starts in Brackendale and climbs more than 2,000 metres before finishing in Whistler Village, takes place Saturday, Sept. 20.
Online registration is at www.cheakamuschallenge.ca
You can also call the info line at 604-938-1783.