The Beskidy MTB Trophy is a stand out European stage race – but thankfully just in one location and running for four days. The riding in the Beskidy region is technical, challenging, and beautiful – it’s a top class event in southern Poland.
This event at the Polish/Czech/Slovak boarder gives the opportunity to join all those competition-hungry riders that want to tackle a 4-day race which is embedded in the unique uplands of Beskids. The name of the game is Beskidy MTB Trophy. It is a proven fact that this race tops all Polish races in regard to difficulty. At the same time it doesn’t need to be shy of the top-ranked European stage races either. Its only drawback is lack of alpine altitudes. However, instead of never-ending slopes, the Beskids answer with its unpredictable wilderness, lurking and really demanding trails, which wait for versatile riders that don’t back off even from ever-changing weather conditions that Beskids are famous for. Just to name a few, like Stozek or Wielka Racza – hallmarks of the race which gives goosebumps to those riders who have experienced them before. For some it’s a matter of pride to overcome this hurdle, for others its unfinished business and reason to come back to nail it down. Clearly, winning this race is a matter of willpower and the way of tackling crises during the race. Those with tough mental equipment are predestined to overcome adverse race situation which the Beskids features aplenty.