Racer Mike Guns makes a quick turn during the Fraser Valley Mountain Bike Association’s Trailblazer Series race on Sunday.

Racer Mike Guns makes a quick turn during the Fraser Valley Mountain Bike Association’s Trailblazer Series race on Sunday.

Mountain bikers hit the trail

Fraser Valley Mountain Bike Association held a big race in its Trailblazer Series on Sunday in Mission.

The Fraser Valley Mountain Bike Association’s Trailblazer Series race took place Sunday on Red Mountain.

About 80 riders took part in a mass start for the Open and Cross Country categories covering a 10-kilometre loop and an 18-km double loop.

The race was part of the weekend’s Bike Fest Mission celebration which included the grand opening of the newly completed Super Bear DH trail and a classic mountain bike film festival.