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May 28, 2015

White Lightning Mountain Bike Race planned

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LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES, KY/TN: Endurance-Plus will sponsor the White Lightning mountain bike race Sunday, June 7, at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area. Online registration will be available at through June 4 at 11 p.m. Online registrants will receive $10 off race day price. Onsite registration will be available Sunday, June 7, beginning at 7:30 a.m.

“The challenging terrain on Canal Loop makes it a very popular trail with the mountain biking community,” said Kyle Varel, Land Between The Lakes Trails and OHV Assistant Manager.

Races cover 11 miles of varied terrain along Canal Loop Trail and are scheduled throughout the day. The first race begins at 8:45am. The event will be divided into several different classes and distances based on experience.

For more information on the White Lightning Mountain Bike Race, visit, contact Justin Harrison at 270-703-1893, or email

Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area manages more than 170,000 acres in western Kentucky and Tennessee as part of the U.S. Forest Service and the Department of Agriculture’s public lands program. Land Between The Lakes offers outdoor recreation, lake access, land management, and environmental education to over 1.4 million visitors annually. The Friends of Land Between The Lakes works in partnership with the Forest Service providing program services, funds development, and volunteer support.

To find more information about Land Between The Lakes, log on to the official website at or call toll-free at 1-800-LBL-7077 or local at 270-924-2000. For more information on the Friends of Land Between The Lakes, log on to

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