Online Registration for the 2012 Crank The Shield is closed.
Something this special only happens every two years.
People travel from all across North America to be a part of those who hold the honour of Cranking The Shield. Crank participants describe the courses as the best they have ever ridden anywhere!
Why Crank the Shield?
This legendary event only happens every two years, so register for the 2012 version today!
As Eastern North America's answer to the popularity of mountain bike stage races, Crank the Shield is a 3-day (or 2-day) cycling odyssey through Ontario’s stunning Canadian Shield country. You don’t just ride Crank, you conquer it!
Crank The Shield entry includes amazing food and snacks over the duration of the event, cabin accommodations, baggage transport, event goodies, great aid stations and some of the best days you will experience on a bike.
For complete race info, see our website.