8th & 9th February 2014
Only visitors need to pre-register - Ramblers members just turn up on Saturday.
By entering, you are committing to ride all 3 stages.
Please don't spoil it for other riders by expecting to race on Saturday only. If you are unable to race both days, consider swapping a duty with someone that's rostered on and let them race instead.
Do not ask to race on Saturday only if refusal is likely to offend.
A-F Grade only. G Graders are welcome to ride in F Grade.
Stage One Sat 8 February 2:00pm: Valley Rd circuit
A-D Grade 2 laps 66km
Stage Two Sun 9 February 9:00am: Whakapirau circuit
All Grades 40km
Stage Three Sun 9 February 11:30am : Bridge Pa triangle ITT
All Grades 17km
Final General Classification Points
Rules, Terms and Conditions
Riders may only compete in their current grade. A-F Grade only, G Grade may ride in F Grade.
Entry fee is $10 for RCC (regardless of how many stages you do) $20 for visitors
Overall placings will be decided by points earned on each stage.
No TT Bikes or aerobars allowed.
Riders must compete in Stage 1 to start Stage 2 and compete in Stage 2 to start Stage 3.
For each stage, points will be allocated as follows: 1st=15; 2nd=13; 3rd=11; 4th=9; 5th=8; 6th=7; 7th=6; 8th=5; 9th=4; 10th=3; all other finishers 2; dnf=1
In the event of a tie, overall placings will be decided by placings on Stage 3
Prizegiving of medals will be held as soon as possible after last rider finishes Stage 3
DOUBLE POINTS FOR THIS TOUR IF YOU COMPETE IN ALL 3 STAGES
All riders must agree to:
Abide by NZ road rules.
Follow the instructions of race officials or marshals.
Not interfere with or in any way influence the outcome of any race other than their own grade.
Not take advantage of other road traffic or obstacles in an attempt to gain unfair advantage.
The event director or club officials have at their discretion the right to disqualify or remove points from any rider deemed to have infringed any Terms, Conditions, or Rules as specified.
In addition any rider who behaves in a reckless, abusive, dangerous or socially inappropriate way, may also be sanctioned. All riders compete at their own risk.
Please report to the startline no later than 10mins before race start times for briefing.
The course routes are subject to change, in the event of roadworks or other activities that may affect safety.
Day One 2pm: Valley Road Circuit 66/33km
Day Two 9am: Whakapirau circuit 40km
Day Two 11:30am: Bridge Pa triangle ITT 17km