RACE RESULTS | DRONE FOOTAGE | PODIUM PHOTOS
Event: 2017 Central Queensland XC Series Rd 3
Date: Sunday 18 June 2017
Race start time: 8.00 am
Where: Seeonee Park Scout Reserve, 399 Yeppoon Road, North Rockhampton
Host: Rockhampton Mountain Bike Club Inc.
Race number allocation: 7.00am – 7.45am
Riders Briefing: 7.50am
Online Entry Cost: $25 Snr (Elite, Masters, Sport, Super Masters, Female Elite and Sport, Novice), $10 all Juniors. Online entries only – on the day not available.
MTBA competition licence required or Day Licence available for additional $25 (purchase online during your entry) for non MTBA members ages 19+, $15 for non members <19 years; $15 for a MTBA recreation member upgrade.
Course: The 2017 Central Queensland XC Series Rd 3 race will be run in a ANTI CLOCKWISE direction. Elite, Ladies Elite, Sport, Masters, Super Masters will ride on the Senior track – Novice, Ladies Sport and Juniors will race on a shorter easier Novice track.
– Elite – 4 laps x about 8.5 km, about 34 km total
– Masters (40 yrs as of 31 Dec 17) – 3 laps x about 8.5 km, about 25 km total
– Sport – 3 laps x about 85 km, about 25 km total
– Super Masters (50 yrs as of 31st Dec 17) 2 laps x about 8.5km, about 17km total
– Ladies Elite– 3 laps x about 8.5 km, about 25km total
– Novice – 3 laps x 6 km, about 18 km total (easier course)
– Ladies Sport – 3 laps x 6 km, about 18km total (easier course)
– Junior U19 (Ages 15 to 18 as of 31 Dec 17) – 3 laps x 6 km about 18km (easier course)
– Junior U15 (Ages 12 to 14 as of 31 Dec 17) – 2 laps x 6 km, about 12km total (easier course)
– Junior U12 (Ages 9 to 11 as of 31 Dec 17) = 2 laps x 6 km, about 12km total (easier course)
Sausage sizzle and drinks available for purchase on the day.
Awards and Series Points: Series points for the 2017 Central Queensland XC Series Rd 3 will be awarded for all individual places, and club points will also be awarded. Series winners will be decided from the best 4 placings across 5 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.
Check Rocky MTB Facebook page for race cancellations (only likely in the event of heavy overnight rain). It is a requirement that you remove your own rubbish from the site. No camping permitted for this event.
Any prizes will be randomly drawn and subject to sponsorship uptake. Rocky MTB and Gladstone MTB club members working a round are eligible for average series points.
No camping permitted for this event. No Dogs or glass bottles allowed on site. Drive slowly through the Scout Reserve particularly past buildings.
Please support our sponsors for this event – Bikes on High
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 king.