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Honey Stinger Fuels Epic Rides Off-Road Series for 2018

22 March 2018   Zoe Loffreda

Maker of honey-based energy foods sending all registered riders free samples

(TUCSON, ARIZ.) March 22, 2018 – Epic Rides today announced Honey Stinger as Nutrition Sponsor for the 2018 Off-Road Series mountain bike events.

“...all registrants will receive a complimentary Honey Stinger waffle in the mail after they register for an Off-Road Series event.” - Kirsten Tidik

As Nutrition Sponsor, Honey Stinger will provide their tasty and nutritious energy foods at all Aid Stations across the four-event Off-Road Series.

Based in Steamboat Springs, Colo., Honey Stinger has reached widespread popularity with its convenient, nutritious and tasty honey-based foods including energy and snack bars as well as organic foods including protein bars, energy gels, waffles with gluten-free options and chews. New for 2018 are Honey Stinger Organic Cracker N' Nut Butter Snack Bars, a salty, crunchy multigrain cracker mixed with either peanut, almond or cashew butter, then topped with a layer of honey and finished with a chocolate coating.

“Honey Stinger is excited to partner with the Epic Rides Event Series in 2018 to provide riders with high quality, honey-based nutrition on course and off,” said Kirsten Tidik, Honey Stinger events coordinator. “And to assist in training for the Off-Road Series, all registrants will receive a complimentary Honey Stinger waffle in the mail after they register for an Off-Road Series event.”

Honey Stinger fuels the country's top athletes and teams including USA Nordic, the NCAA and the U.S. Military. Honey Stinger products can be found at specialty sporting goods retailers, grocers, convenience stores and online at

Off-Road Series event registration opened on January 1 at All registrants receive an event t-shirt, limited-edition poster, temporary course profile tattoo, limited edition event decal, goodie bag and finisher’s award. The growing popularity of the Off-Road Series has resulted in all events filling to capacity in advance, so participants are encouraged to register as early as possible.

For more information on the Off-Road Series, visit or follow @epicrides, @whiskeyoffroad, @carsoncityoffroad, @grandjunctionoffroad and @oztrailsoffroad on social media channels.

For media inquires, contact Zoë Loffreda, Epic Rides Marketing Manager at or (520) 623-1584

About Epic Rides

Founded in 1999, Epic Rides has become world famous for producing events that celebrate the many positive aspects of mountain biking. Events such as the 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo presented by Tucson Medical Center, Tour of the White Mountains, Whiskey Off-Road, Grand Junction Off-Road, Carson City Off-Road and the new-for-2018 Oz Trails Off-Road are popular with participants because they offer challenging, fun riding and emphasize the joy and camaraderie inherent in the sport.