Arkadelphia to Host National Championships in Mountain Biking
The 2017 and 2018 USA Cycling Marathon Mountain Bike National Championships will be in Arkadelphia
. The championships, which as of now are scheduled to take place in the spring, will be on a single-track course around DeGray Lake on the Iron Mountain Trail System. The races are being put on by local racing event company DLT Events, which is run by Fred Phillips, who lives in Arkadelphia. Along with mountain biking events, the company puts on road cycling races, triathlons and other events.