Events & Results

Specialized 40th Anniversary Spring Promotion — NOW through Sunday!

Grab some great deals on tires and other select Specialized equipment now through this Sunday! All you need is an easily-gotten coupon found here.

Once you have your code, swing on in to the shop to grab 20% off or 40% off (with purchase of a Specialized bike over $1000) one Specialized bike accessory, helmet, pair of shoes, piece of clothing or a pair of […]

By |April 24th, 2014|Events & Results, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events|Comments Off|

Onion River Sports 2014 Weekly Group Rides and Runs


*The Tuesday ORS Mountain Bike Group Ride will start off as a casual dirt road ride through the surrounding hills of Montpelier. As the local trails dry out and open, this ride will then naturally progress into a beginner friendly/ intermediate mountain bike ride.

Tuesdays at 5:30pm: Onion River Sports Mountain Bike Group Ride
This ride is a casual ride for entry to intermediate level riders […]

Kingdom Trails Winterbike 2014

By |March 1st, 2014|ORS Blog, Other Events|Comments Off|

Frozen Onion 2014 Series Review

The series began on January 5th in Hubbard Park on a hilly course,  a big thank you the Montpelier Parks Department for allowing us to hold the race in Hubbard Park.  An obvious change from previous seasons was the increase in fat tires (3.8″ or more) as more people become hooked on winter riding. The second race of the series, February 9th, was held at […]

By |February 28th, 2014|Past Events, Results|Comments Off|

Winterbike 2014 at Kingdom Trails

Join us for the third annual WinterBike celebration

Join us March 1st for Winterbike 2014! ORS will be there with our tent and some fat bikes – it should be a ton of fun.

Kingdom Trails, Mountain Bike Vermont and Le Grand Fat Tour have teamed up for our third annual celebration of fat bike revelry. Winterbike is the grand finale of the five part Le […]

By |February 24th, 2014|Other Events, Past Events|Comments Off|

Maple Onion Results

The cold conditions did’t seem to slow down the racers at the 11th Annual Maple Onion, impressive performances by Tom Thurston and Sarah Pribram to take top male and female places respectively.

Maple Onion 2014 Results

By |February 17th, 2014|Events & Results, Results|Comments Off|

Photos and Results: Frozen Onion at Elks Lodge

Thank you to Elk’s lodge for opening up their venue for what became an all fat bike race around the golf course on groomed but challenging trails. Following lunch a very hotly-contested game of footdown kicked off with the winner riding away with new pair of Specialized Defroster winter shoes!










By |February 10th, 2014|Events & Results, Past Events, Results|Comments Off|

Drop IN Project Premiere Screening Feb. 27

Drop IN: Bloody Couloir- Premiere Screening and Q & A with paraplegic athlete Jeremy McGhee

When: Thursday, Feb. 27th, 7 PM

Where: Grand Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, UVM

$10 Donation Appreciated

Film details and more info at:

This inspirational (and somewhat mind-blowing) film comes our way thanks to former ORS employee Silvia Cassano and VT Adaptive Sports.

Drop IN: Bloody Couloir is the first film of a powerful series designed to inspire […]

By |February 7th, 2014|Other Events|Comments Off|

Pedal to End Cancer – American Cancer Society

Where: First in Fitness, 1 Blanchard Court Montpelier, VT 05602

When: Sunday, March 2nd, 9am – noon.

Onion River Sports, along with SpinningSpokes, support Pedal to End Cancer. About one-third of the cancer deaths that occur in the U.S. each year are due to nutrition and physical activity factors. By quitting  or avoiding smoking, maintaining a healthy weight through proper diet and regular physical activity and getting the appropriate […]

By |January 21st, 2014|Other Events|Comments Off|

Camels Hump Challenge

When: February 23rd 2014

Where: Camels Hump

Registration: here

One of New England’s premier backcountry skiing events – The Camel’s Hump Challenge (CHC) – is a highcountry traverse around the perimeter of Camel’s Hump (4083’) — the third highest peak in Vermont’s Green Mountains. Dr. Warren Beeken, the founder and organizer, who passed away in 2003, conceived the CHC as a fundraiser for the Vermont Alzheimer’s Association, and […]

By |January 21st, 2014|Other Events|Comments Off|