Downhill Series Japan Stage 4 Niseko Grand Hirafu
Downhill Series is one of Japan's pro mountain biking circuits. There are eight races across the country this year and Niseko-Hirafu was selected as the fourth event stage this year. This is the first time that Downhill Series has come to Niseko, so it's kind of a big deal.
The race is open to riders of all levels, including categories for young male and female riders. The main event is the Pro Class category which offers a ¥100,000 yen prize to the overall winner across each of the stages.
Location: Grand Hirafu Resort - Summer Gondola
Entry Fee: ¥7,500
Recognition: Top 5 in each class
Registration: Online entry can be done here (Japanese form only).
Additional Sightseeing Information
Summer Gondola Ride:
Round Trip: ¥1,100 (adults), ¥550 (children)
One-way Trip: ¥700 (adults), ¥350 (children)
Bicycle Rentals Available in Resort from a number of locations!
- Electric-Assist Touring Bicycles
- Mountain Bikes
- Road Bikes