BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson and professional mountain bike racer Brian Lopes are in Bentonville Wednesday, September 11.
The duo is riding “bikes” at Coler Mountain Bike Preserve. The 300-acre site is a five-minute bike ride from downtown Bentonville.
Several other world-renowned champions are in the area as well. They include:
- Tim Johnson – Cyclocross World Champion/Red Bull Athlete
- Steve Peat – MTB DH 8x Nat. Champ/3 Overall WC Titles/ 1x World Championship
- Hans Rey – MTB Legend/ Adventurer/Trial World Champ
- Jeremy McGrath – SX/Motocross Legend/7x SX Champ/72 SX wins
- Mike Brown – Motocross/WORCS champ/Endurocross 2x X-games gold
- Ben Bostrom – 2x Superbike AMA Champ/1x ama Super moto Champ & Xgames Gold
- Mike “Hucker” Clark – BMX dirt jumper/Xgames Silver & 3x NORA Cup jumper of yr
- Nick Troutman – World Champion Freestyle Kayak
- George Hincapie – 14xTDF finisher & stage winner, 3x Nat.Champ