News & Updates

When Brodie discontinued with its Test of Metal in 1994, Squamish Off-Road Cycling Association (SORCA) founder and president Cliff Miller and Squamish mountain biking and rock climbing guidebook author and publisher Kevin McLane met in a pub one night and drew out a proposed new Test of Metal race course on the back of a coaster.

Test of Metal Sold Out – 4Pack Still Available

The Test of Metal is now sold out for single-race registration; however, there are still a limited number of 4-Packs available.

The 4-Pack includes entry to the Test of Metal, the Orecrusher, the Gearjammer and the Just Another Bike Race (JABR). The price for the 4-Pack is $224 (plus GST), a 20 % discount from the regular price of the four races if entries were purchased individually.

A 3-Pack registration for the Orecrusher, the Gearjammer and the Just Another Bike Race (JABR) is another option and is priced at $120 (plus GST).

Also note that single-race registration is now open for the for the Orecrusher, Gearjammer and JABR.

Thank you all for supporting the Test of Metal’s 20th Anniversary Edition of the race and the 18th sell-out in a row. We are looking forward to an amazing 2015.

The Test of Metal group of races uses the Webscorer system to provide race registration services. Please access the registration pages here

Those who have a free entry to one of the races and elite riders should, anytime after January 15, contact the race registrar before registering.

The Test of Metal group of races 2015 season starts with the Orecrusher on May 9, followed by the Test of Metal presented by Nesters Market Squamish on June 20, the Gearjammer presented by GSK Chartered Accountants LLP on July 18, and concludes with the Just Another Bike Race presented by Pearson Financial Services Ltd. on August 19.