Kids' Adventure Bike Balance Race
The Vail Recreation District is excited to be bringing back high-octane cuteness with the Balance Bike Race.
Daily: Aug 11 - Aug 11

Event Details

This event takes place on Thursday, August 11 starting at Mountain Plaza in Vail Village at 9 a.m. (schedule below). Ages 2 to 5 are invited to compete on a challenging and fun course with plenty of obstacles to navigate. Racers will be divided by their age, and will compete in small groups to vie for the championship. Riders will be able to have their photo taken by the Paparazzi (mom and dad) in the Paparazzi Zone following the race.

Race day schedule:
9 a.m. – Bib pickup begins at Gorsuch Ski Cafe
9:30 a.m. – Course opens for 2-year-old pre-riding
10 a.m. - 2-year-old race
10:30 a.m. – Course opens for 3-year-old pre-riding
11 a.m. - 3-year-old race
11:30 a.m. – Course opens for 4+ year-old pre-riding
Noon – 4+ year-old race

Racers must compete on a balance bike (i.e. Strider) - no pedal bikes please. Helmets required for all racers.

Cost to enter is $5. To preregister, visit If space allows, day-of, on-site registration will take place starting at 9 a.m. at Mountain Plaza. This event is made possible by the Vail Recreation District, Gorsuch, Discover Vail, Town of Vail and the Kids Adventure Games.