Riders are expected to race on a roadworthy bike, we will have two bike mechanics on hand performing bike checks.
. Riders are expected to race on a roadworthy bike, and we will have mechanics on hand performing bike checks.
Age categories and race distance:
U9 - approx 2.5kms (U9 course)
U11 - approx 5kms (Short course)
U13 - approx 7kms (Short course)
U15 - approx 12kms (Long course)
U17 - approx 15kms (Long course)
U19 - approx 20kms (Long course)
Riders can choose to enter one of two categories in their chosen age category:
Novice category is suitable for a rider who is new to MTB racing, or has limited experience racing before.
Racing category is suitable for a rider who is experienced and raced at either Club, State or National levels.
Location / Parking This round uses the trail network at the You Yangs Regional Park from the Stockyards MTB Area. Parking is accessed from Drysdale Road, Little River.
Pre-Race Ride Afternoon (Come and try) will be advertised shortly.
Registration is open from 8.30am on race day and riders must visit registration at least 30 minutes prior to race start to check their names off and receive their race number.
Food & Drinks will be available to purchase.
Race start time schedule (subject to change):
9:30am: 13 Boys and 13 Girls Novice divisions. 9:40am: Under 9 Boys and Under 9 Girls, Race & Novice divisions. 10:00am: Under 11 Boys and Under 11 Girls, Race & Novice divisions. 10:10am: U13 Boys and Under 13 Girls Race divisions. 10:40am: Under 15 Boys and Under 15 Girls Novice divisions
Presentations for Under 9 - Under 13 races
11:30am: Under 15 Boys Race 12:20pm: Under 15, Under 17, Under 19 Girls, Race & Novice divisions. 1:00pm: Under 17 and Under 19 Boys Novice division. 2:00pm: Under 17 and Under 19 Boys Race division
Presentations for Under 15 - Under 19 races
The event will be hosted by the Geelong MTB Club. For Geelong MTB Club and race venue information, or to volunteer to help out on the day please contact: [email protected]
Contact [email protected] for any VIC Schools MTB Series or entry queries.