2019 Rocky MTB CQ XC Series Rd 3
Round 3 of the 2019 CQ XC Series was held at Seeonee Park on Sunday 28 July 2019.
Where: Arrunga’s Hut, Seeonee Park Scout Camp, 399 Yeppoon Road, Limestone Creek, Rockhampton (Between Access 4 and 5).
Host: Rockhampton Mountain Bike Club Inc
Date: Sunday 28th July 2019. Registration commences at 7:00 am, with the race briefing at 8:20 am, and start time at 8:30 am.
Rules: This event is run to MTBA rules and technical regulations.
Entry Fees: Senior $25 per rider, Junior $10 per rider. MTBA day licence if required $33 senior, $18 junior.
Junior age category is 10 to 15yrs (age as of 31 Dec 2019).
MTBA competition licence required or Day Licence available for additional $30 (purchase on line during your entry) for non MTBA members ages 19+, $20 for non members <19 years; $15 for a MTBA recreation member upgrade.
Entries: Close Friday 26 July 2019 at 6 pm. No Late Entries.
Courses: Juniors and Novice racers will ride the Novice track. All other categories will ride the Senior track. The race will be run in a anti clockwise direction. Click on the maps below to view each segment on Strava (may be slight variations).
Lap numbers and lap distance:
- Elite – 4 laps Senior course.
- Sport – 3 laps Senior course.
- Open Female – 3 laps Senior course.
- Masters (40 yrs as of 31 Dec 17) – 3 laps Senior course .
- Super Masters (50 yrs as of 31st Dec 17) 3 laps Senior course.
- Novice – 3 laps Novice course.
- Junior U19 (ages 15 to 18 as of 31 Dec 17) – 3 laps Novice course.
- Junior U15 (ages 12 to 14 as of 31 Dec 17) – 2 laps Novice course.
- Junior U12 (ages 9 to 11 as of 31 Dec 17) – 2 laps Novice course.
Event Cancellation: If the event has to be cancelled due to extreme weather, a notification will be posted on the Rocky MTB Facebook page.
Venue Rules: No dogs or glass bottles allowed. Drive slowly obeying speed signs through the Scout Camp. MTBA Code of Conduct applies regarding behaviour.
Facilities: There are no camping facilities available.
We use the Seeonee Park trails by kind permission of Rockhampton Scout Association, so please respect our privileged access by removing all rubbish and by looking after the facilities.
Sponsors prizes: This is the third round of the 2019 Central Queensland XC series. Series points will be awarded for all individual places and club points will also be awarded. Series winners will be decided from the best 3 placings across 4 rounds. Rocky MTB or Gladstone MTB Club members who chose to work a round will receive average points for that round (limited to one round only). No cash or sponsors prizes will be awarded for podium finishers, all entry fees will go towards building new club trails this year. A random draw may be held after the race if there are sufficient sponsors prizes.
Andrew is web guru and social ride coordinator for Rocky MTB and Cycle CQ. He rides XC, enduro, road, track, fat bikes, and gravel. His life ambition is to declare First Turkey a separate country and be crowned emperor.