Kids Races
Biking fun for the younger ones

Make the Lutsen 99er weekend a fun event for the whole family! On Fridaythe day before the Lutsen 99er race — little niners are invited to participate in the Niner Kid Races. These races offer a great introduction to mountain biking for young riders. Check out the following options for your mini MTBer:


Junior Niner | Ages 11-13
3 lap course

Mini Niner | Ages 8-10
2 lap course

Micro Niner | Ages 0-7
1 lap course

2023 Schedule*:


  • 3:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Kids check-in
  • 5:30 p.m. Start of the Niner events

*Subject to change in 2024

Registration Dates

Registration opens on January 9, 2024

Register and Receive

All kid events are FREE, though we ask that you register in advance to reserve your spot. Like the adult race, these races fill up quickly! All race participants will receive the following:



Race plate