GBHQ loves events! If you are looking for your fix of fast then take a roll through the following event listings from around the globe. Whether you are first time rider interested in a ride day or a full time gravity freak looking to take it on tour, there is bound to be something for you!
As the longest and fastest gravity course in the British Isles, this event is open to all gravity disciplines. The event raises much needed funds and awareness for UCAN, Urological Cancer Charity.
Beat the Bastard
Beat the Bastard is a 3 day charity freeride organised by the awesome crew in Townsville, Australia. All proceeds from the event go to support a cancer charity.
Bomb the Snowies
Bomb the Snowies and Cherry Bomb are a two day combined event which includes coaching and racing in the sports of Gravity bike, Street Luge and Classic Luge.
What exactly is the Border Bogie Challenge? It's an insane, fast-paced time trial race down a hill on a typical rural country road.
BSL Slalom Challenge
The aim of the Brisbane Street Luge Slalom Challenge is to bring together Lugers, G Bikes & In-line skaters for a fun day out.
Caldas De Reis
Caldas de Reis (Pontevedra) is being held on the 16th and 17th of August and is a round of the Championship of Spain and Gravity Bikes are on the program!
Classic El Colombiano
This is one serious bike festival and one serious hill for gravity bikers. The gravity bike class was cancelled in 2012 due to safety concerns but the 16km hill continues to attract some serious riders and some serious speeds.
Organised by SAGRA (South Australia Gravity Racers Association), the Collingrove Cup is an occasional event held at the Collingrove Hillclimb track, Angaston South Australia.
Set in the heart of the North Yorshire Moors, Dalby Forest has a long history for hosting many types of racing competitions and provides a stunning backdrop for the event.
Launch is a race dedicated to Street Luge & Classic Luge and for the first time in 2014 Gravity Bikes! First held in early 2011 in the Blue Mountains N.S.W, Launch has attracted riders from all around the continent.
Macclesfield Gravity Festival
The Macclesfield Gravity Festival is a high-speed downhill go-kart race. While the event is focussed on soap boxes (go carts) there is also a gravity bike section to the event.
Maryhill Festival of Speed
The Maryhill Festival of Speed is the largest North American gravity sports festival and is known throughout the world as one of the best race courses and venues.
Maryhill Noobs Freeride
The Noobs Freeride is designed to allow the less experienced rider to gain some downhill experience and for the more experienced rider to ride the famous hill at a more casual pace.
Maryhill She Ride
The annual ladies only She-Ride at the Historic Maryhill Loops Road is one for the girls. Its not a competition, just gathering of world class athletes and a weekend of support, coaching and, of course, riding the legendary Maryhill Loops Road.
No Gas Nationals
The No Gas Nationals is a fun, family event for non-motorized gravity powered vehicles only. The event runs annually and is great way to test out your new rig, meet a great group of people while having a bit of fun.
Peak Hill Gravity Gold Rush
Peak Hill Gravity Gold Rush is a free to the public gravity racing event held in central N.S.W Australia at Peak Hill. Put on with the assistance of the Peak Hill Business & Tourism Association, Parkes Shire Council and Australian Streetluge.
Springtime Slyde Sesh
The Springtime Slyde Sesh is a fundraiser for Camp Quality, a children's family cancer charity. m2slyde Trikes and Tamworth Drift Trikers organise the event and for the first time in 2014 they will include Gravity Bikes!
Worlaby is a small village located on the western edge of the Wolds near Brigg in the UK. It also has the perfect assest for Gravity Racing. With a steep gradiant and natural bends it makes the perfect location to hold a Gravity Competition.
Port Augusta Billy Cart Derby
Come and see some downhill speed demons do the 200 meter dash! With the assistance of the of Port Augusta City Council, the inaugural Port Augusta Billy Cart Derby is the newest event to be listed on the gravity sports calendar.