Race Team

Crank Arm Brewing Race Team

CAB Race Team consists of a diverse group of men and women competing in a wide variety of disciplines including XC Mountain Biking, Enduro/Downhill, Cyclocross, Gravel, Road, Fat Bikes as well as BMX.

Along with our long list of victories & podiums across the board, we host and support local events and volunteer/give back to the community through a variety of charitable work.

Williamson Preserve MARCH 2023 Time Trial Challenge!

Crank Army presents a new local challenge to kick off the season! In partnership with Triangle Land Conservancy (TLC), Crank Army challenges you to complete your best time, most number of laps, or just get out and ride at TLC’s Williamson Preserve during the entire month of March.

This March challenge is also a fundraiser for Triangle Land Conservancy (TLC) in honor of their 40th Anniversary and the “Year of the Trail” in NC. TLC strives to create a healthier and more vibrant Triangle region by safeguarding clean water, protecting natural habitats, supporting local farms and food, and connecting people with nature through land protection and stewardship. TLC manages 8 public nature preserves featuring 55 miles of trail including the Williamson Preserve and Brumley Preserve that feature both hiking and mountain biking trail options.

How to participate:

Step 1: Make a donation to TLC and save a screenshot. Please also mention “Williamson Time Trial” in your donation comments. Minimum donation of $10 is suggested and helps to support TLC’s ongoing maintenance of their public preserves and trails.

Step 2: Fill out the Google Form below and include a screenshot of your TLC donation.  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd9UfTets4J6qQwUSXV8xRgqDXlvDieyFZ1PpdoDhtkV2n-ng/viewform?usp=sf_link

Step 3: Record your ride on Strava and ride the full course at Williamson Preserve either clockwise or counterclockwise in the month of March. The segments are The Whole Enchilada CW/CCW.

Race Course:

Please respect the correct direction of the course on the allocated days.

Sunday – Wednesday:

The Whole Enchilada CW – 2022 | Strava Ride Segment in Clayton, North Carolina

Thursday – Saturday:

The Whole Enchilada CCW – 2022 | Strava Ride Segment in Clayton, North Carolina

Don’t forget to snap a picture from your race day(s) and post/tag us on Instragram! @crankarmcycling @crankarmbrew @trianglelandconservancy

-Prizes will be awarded for the fastest lap during the month of March for men, women, and non-binary categories regardless of direction.

-Weekly raffle prizes will be awarded to participants who enter each week.

-The team/rider who rides the most laps gets the local bragging rights and a special shout out!

– There will be an awards ceremony on April 16th to hand out prizes and celebrate our fundraising. More information to come!

Additional Rules:

1. Your donation to TLC must be made during March 2023.

2. If you ride the course while the trail is closed, or ride the wrong direction on any given day, you will be disqualified.

3. By participating, you agree that you are riding at your own risk and neither Crank Arm or TLC are liable for any accidents or injuries as a result of participation.

4. This is a fun local race to kick off the season, please be safe and respectful of other riders on the course.

If you have any questions, please contact the crank arm cycling team on Instagram @crankarmcycling. Thanks for participating and Happy Trails!


Follow the CAB Race Team on Social Media

 Instagram – @crankarmcycling
 Facebook – crankarmcycling