• 7 Monks in TC hosting second registration party on March 2

    7 Monks in TC hosting second registration party on March 2

    Traverse City, MI – A second registration party has been added to the 2018 Bell’s Iceman kick-off celebration. 7 Monks Taproom in Traverse City will host a registration party from noon until 3 p.m. on Friday March...Read more
  • 2018 registration starts March 2

    2018 registration starts March 2

    “The registration protocol of the last three years has allowed riders to register for the Bell’s Iceman races at a time convenient to them and greatly reduced stress levels for everybody across the board so we’re planning on...Read more
  • Searchable results are live

    Searchable results are live

    Searchable results are live now, head on over to the results page to look around and see how you and your friends did....Read more
  • Thank you to all our participants, sponsors and spectators!!!

    Another great year in the books!  Looking forward to November 3, 2018! Registration opens Friday March 2nd at 11:00 AM at Bell’s Eccentric Cafe. Happy Trails!...Read more
  • Donate your old bike chains!

    Donate your old bike chains!

    We are so very thrilled to welcome artist John Niewiek to the 28th Annual Iceman Cometh Challenge.  John will be displaying his 2017 Grand Rapids Art Prize entry at Iceman this year!  And as you can see...it's a perfect...Read more
  • Bells Iceman Cometh is here - Keep checking for updates

    Bells Iceman Cometh is here - Keep checking for updates

    Caption - Left, Iceman riders from Tennessee at the SRAM Ice Cyle Expo. Right, expo is getting busy. Race day tomorrow! Packet pick-up and the SRAM IceCyle Expo is upstairs at Grand Traverse Resort in the Michigan Ballroom....Read more
  • Welcome our 2017 Pro Men!

    Welcome our 2017 Pro Men!

    It's another great year of the men's best mountain bikers, coming to race for the title of Champion of the 2017 Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge.  Everyone's a contender and it's going to be amazing to watch.  Don't miss it. ...Read more
  • It's beginning to look a lot like Iceman

    It's beginning to look a lot like Iceman

    Check out a Kalkaska webcam that is currently showing a couple inches of snow on the ground. http://johndee.com/ncn/kalkaska_ncn.htm And these pictures from Timber Ridge taken Tuesday. Keep an eye on the Iceman.com...Read more
  • Welcome our 2017 Pro Women!

    Welcome our 2017 Pro Women!

    The Pro Women’s race is going to be a great one!  With Chloe Woodruff defending her title and going for a 3rd win, she has a strong list of competitors trying to take the top step away.  This is going to be good folks! Check...Read more
  • What's New for 2017?

    What's New for 2017?

    It's going to be another great year for Bell's Iceman Cometh Challenge.  Here's what new this year: Central Market Place @ Timber Ridge We have created a "Central Market Place” for exhibitors right next to the finish line...Read more