2023 AusCycling Mountain Bike National Championships

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2023 AusCycling Mountain Bike National Championships in Thredbo, NSW will be held across 10 days throughout February, including the disciplines of XCO, XCC, ADAP, DHI, E-MTB, PUM & Trials.


The 2023 AusCycling Mountain Bike National Championships is proudly supported by a grant through the NSW Government’s Regional Events Acceleration Fund, which aims to support the social and economic recovery and prosperity of Regional NSW.

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EVENT INFORMATION

Location: Thredbo, NSW

Date: 9-18 February 2023

Venue: Thredbo Mountain Bike Park

 


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TECHNICAL INFORMATION


PUMP TRACK

Important information about the Pump Track final of the 2023 AusCycling Mountain Bike National Championships:

Elite and Pro Women: To be conducted in a knockout format (1 v 16, 2 v 15 and so on).

Junior and Masters: To be conducted in a shootout format.

Schedule of finals: Attached here.

Startlist: Pump Track Final.

In summary, the following are the qualifiers by category:

  • Elite Men: Top 16
  • Elite Women: Top 8
  • Junior 19 and Under 17: Top 16*
  • Under 15, 13 and 11: Top 8*
  • Masters: Top 12 (conducted as combined Cannonball categories and separated for National Championship presentations)*

*if a category does not have this number of starters, all riders are qualified for finals.

For confirmation of qualification placing go to: https://my.raceresult.com/232107/participants

National Championships Medals and Jersey: Medals and Jerseys will be awarded to all Masters age categories by 5 year groups based on times in the finals. Medals and Jerseys will NOT be awarded to Amateur, Novice, and E-Bike categories.

All riders must participate in the finals to qualify for prizes.

Times: Finals will take place from 5:45 - 7:45pm. Presentations will follow at 8:00 - 8:30pm.


ENTRIES

Registrations are now closed.  

Riders may still enter an XC Relay team onsite.

 

Entry Fees:

Cross-Country Team Relay (XCR) 

  • All Categories $60

Cross Country Short Track (XCC)

  • All Categories $29

Cross Country Olympic (XCO)

  • Adults $99
  • Juniors $79

Pump Track (PUM)

  • Adults $49
  • Juniors $39

Trials 

  • All Categories $50

Downhill (DHI) 

  • Adults $229
  • Juniors $209
  • 2 day lift access included: Friday 17 & Saturday 18 February
  • Additional practice day lift access can be purchased here

Event Entry Portal:

    Registrations Coming Soon

Entries Close:

    Entries close at 6pm Friday 3 February unless sold out prior.

XCO, XCC, XCR, E-MTB, & DHI -

Riders must hold a valid AusCycling All-Discipline Racing Membership or Off-Road Racing Membership to compete in the National Championships. Temporary / Day memberships will not be allowed. For more information on memberships, please click here 

Pump Track & Trials - 

Those competing in the Elite Men & Women categories must hold AusCycling All-Discipline Racing Membership, Off-Road Racing Membership. Riders in the remaining categories can hold either a valid AusCycling All-Discipline Racing Membership, Off-Road Racing Membership or Temporary Membership (One Day or 7 Day Event Membership).

For more information on memberships, please click here 


EVENT SCHEDULE


CATEGORIES & PRIZES

DHIXCOXCCPUMTrials
Elite Men & WomenElite Men & WomenElite Men & WomenOpen Men & Open WomenElite Men & Women
Junior Men & WomenUnder 23 Men & WomenUnder 23 Men & WomenJunior Men & Women*Expert Men & Women (see prize section below)
*Expert Men & Women (see prize section below)Junior Men & WomenJunior Men & WomenUnder 15 Boys & Girls*Sport Masters (see prize section below)
Masters Men & WomenE-MTB Open Men & Women*Expert Men & Women (see prize section below) *Sport (see prize section below)
Under 17 Men & Women*Expert Men & Women (see prize section below)Masters Men & Women *Novice (see prize section below)
Under 15 Boys & GirlsMasters Men & WomenUnder 17 Men & Women  
Under 15 Boys & GirlsUnder 17 Men & WomenUnder 15 Boys & Girls  
 Under 15 Boys & GirlsUnder 15 Boys & Girls  
 Under 15 Boys & Girls   
 Adaptive MTB Men & Women   

XCR 

Open Category

  • One rider aged under 19 at the eligibility date;
  • One rider eligible to compete in a Masters 3 or higher category that is, aged 40 or over at the eligibility date;
  • One rider eligible to compete in a women’s category at the 2022 Aus Cycling Cross-Country National Championships;
  • One rider on which there are no restrictions (‘Open’).

Under 17

  • Any mix of riders from Under 17 Men & Women (must be entered into Under 17, no riding up)
  • Three riders in a team
  • At least one Female

Combined Under 13 & Under 15

  • Any mix of riders from U13 Boys, Under 13 Girls, Under 15 Boys & Under 15 Girls
  • At least one Female. Can be from either age category
  • Three riders in a team

  • National Champion jerseys will be awarded to all National Championship categories (except for Sport, Novice & Expert Categories across all disciplines)
  • Medals will be awarded to the top 3 place getters in the above National Championship categories

See the Technical Guide for further details on presentations


U13 COACHING CLINIC

Thursday 9 February - XCO

Meeting Point - Bell Tower Friday Flat.(AC Staff will be present)

Time - 

  • Meet 7:45am
  • Session Commences - 8:00am

Coaching Clinic Location - Friday Flat

What to Bring -

  • Bike,
  • Helmet
  • Riding Gear
  • Water bottle

Who running the session - AusCycling Accredited Coaches

Session overview -

  • How you would prepare for the weekend
  • Broader insight into the sport
  • Course reconnaissance

Depending on numbers, riders ability the participants may be split into smaller groups

 

Saturday 11 February - DHI

Meeting Point - TBC

Time - 

  • Meet 7:45am
  • Session Commences - 8:00am

Coaching Clinic Location - TBC

What to Bring -

  • Bike,
  • Helmet
  • Riding Gear
  • Water bottle

Who running the session - AusCycling Accredited Coaches

Session overview -

  • How you would prepare for the weekend
  • Broader insight into the sport
  • Course reconnaissance

Depending on numbers, riders ability the participants may be split into smaller groups


VENUE INFORMATION

Pleas visit - https://www.thredbo.com.au/


ENQUIRIES

Should you have any enquiries in relation to this event, please contact the following:

Event Enquiries:

Entry Enquiries:

National Championship Enquiries (AusCycling):

2023  AusCycling Mountain Bike National Championships Media Accreditation

 Accreditation for this event has closed.

Please email [email protected]


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