• CBS Broadcast: Mark your Calendars for Nov. 25th @ 1pm

    CBS Broadcast: Mark your Calendars for Nov. 25th @ 1pm

    The 2018 Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge will e broadcast as a one-hour long television show on CBS Sports Network during Thanksgiving weekend, on Sunday, November 25th EST and again at 1 pm for mountain and west coast audiences.*

    *Times may vary. Please check your local lists for times in your area. 

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  • Welcome our 2018 Pro Men!

    Welcome our 2018 Pro Men!

    It never gets old does it?  It's another great year of the men's best mountain bike racers coming to race for the title of Champion of the 2018 Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge.  It’s every man for himself out there.   Check...Read more
  • Welcome our 2018 Pro Women!

    Welcome our 2018 Pro Women!

    The Pro Women’s race is going fun to watch!  With neither 2017 1st or 2nd place finishers racing, the podium is wide open.  Plus we’ve got some new ladies that shouldn’t be overlooked.  This is going to be good folks!

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  • Bell's Iceman Entry Giveaway!

    Bell's Iceman Entry Giveaway!

    Missed your chance to enter the 2018 ICEMAN????? Our good friend Chuck Grzanka , cycling advocate, and CyclingLawyer.com are once again giving away several entries for the best race in the USA! Already entered? No worries....Read more
  • The Ten Commandments of Bell's Iceman

    The Ten Commandments of Bell's Iceman

    1. Thou shall race a clean, fair race.

    2. Thou shall be Courteous while racing. (Announce yourself when you pass.)

    3. Thou shall respect the Handicap Parking area at Timber Ridge for those who truly need it.

    4. Thou shall ONLY drink Bell’s Beer in the BISSELL Celebration Zone.

    5. Thou shall only pack dry clothes—no beer—in your clothing bags.

    6. Thou shall keep moving on the staircases over the course.

    7. Thou shall use the bike exit so you don’t have to drag your bike up the stairs.

    8. Thou shall update your Ice Society profile with Emergency Contact Info

    9. Thou shall support our Sponsors

    But most importantly…

    10. Thou shall Haul Ass and have a great race!

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  • Post Race Reminder: Food & Bell's Beer

    Timber Ridge has 13 food vendors for after the race. Bell's will also have 10 delicious beers on tap! 
    Plan on racing hard, then using the Team Bob shower trucks, changing into dry clothes, eat some good food, grab a delicious Bell's beer and wait for the most anticipated races all year...the SNOCONE and the Pros.  

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  • Sunset on the Season Party

    Sunset on the Season Party

    The Bell's Beer Sunset on the Season Party is where riders can finally take the gloves off. Relax and share stories with someone you've been battling all season or raise a glass of Two Hearted with Gary Fisher himself. You...Read more
  • Course updates from NMMBA

    Course updates from NMMBA

    As the Northern Michigan Mountain Bike Association works to bring you the best Iceman Cometh Challenge course possible, we’re providing updates on current conditions through race day! What a difference a week makes! Even...Read more
  • We can't wait for 2019, just watch this...

    We can't wait for 2019, just watch this...

    This young woman is planning on riding Iceman in 2019. Her father took her mountain bike riding in Massachusetts last weekend and she fell in love with it. ...Read more
  • Support the MMBA today.

    Support the MMBA today.

    The Michigan Mountain Biking Association gathered their new board members and Chapter Advisory Council members for their 2019 strategic planning session on Sunday near the new DTE Energy Foundation trail in Chelsea, Michigan....Read more