Over 2100 Entrants in 2018 positioned Best in the Desert as the Largest Off-Road Desert Racing Series In North America. Best In The Desert was created by Casey Folks in 1985. It is now owned and operated entirely by Daryl and Bryan Folks, Casey Folks’ sons, and Sheri Folks, Chief Financial Officer. The offices are located at Sportsman Cycle in Las Vegas, Nevada. In addition to Daryl, Bryan and Sheri, the staff includes Donald Jackson, Race Operations Manager and Liz Marshall, Event Coordinator, plus a large army of volunteer off-road racing enthusiasts dedicated to the sport of off-road racing.
The philosophy of the organization is to provide top quality, World class Off-Road Racing events, and more importantly, to make those events exciting, spectacular, fun, different, well paying, safe, and most of all, affordable.
Based on over four decades of experience founded on years of sponsoring and promoting successful local and national event, Best In The Desert has, in the last several decades, reached a new level of performance in the sport of Off-Road Racing. Best in the Desert has combined their expertise in managing events along with genuine concern for both racers needs and environmentalists input. Today, Best In The Desert, along with its racers and sponsors, now enjoys recognition and exposure never before seen in Off-Road Racing.
Along with the Professional and Sportsman Off-Road Races, Best In The Desert also takes part in local club races, and has a number of family and celebrity trail rides throughout the year. These celebrity events involve local businessmen and members of the political community, and are designed to create public awareness of this exciting sport.
Best In The Desert continues to attract extensive media coverage at both a national and international level. Credentialed media personnel from both print and on-line enthusiast based publications as well as public relation agencies and professional photographers and videographers recording content regularly cover every Best In The Desert race.
Our Event Expo at every race has seen increased participation at all Best In The Desert events as they fill to capacity. The industry’s top Truck, Tire, Side by Side, Power Sports and Off-Road Accessory Manufacturers take full advantage of this unique opportunity to showcase their best and latest products in front of all competitors and enthusiasts attending the races.
If you would like to become a part of our exciting and growing organization please contact us at our Main Office at (702) 457-5775.