R4 – Mount Baw Baw – Feb 17/18

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Registration open after R3

 
 
 

Venue details

Location

Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort


 

Fuel

Remeber to fill up before making your way to Mount Baw Baw. There is no fuel available on the mountain!
 

Parking

Plenty of parking is available at the Village.

 

Food & Drinks

Only basic supplies are available from the general store including bread, milk, snacks and limited toiletries. If you are staying a while make sure you do your grocery shopping on the way up.

Food will also be available from Kelly’s Lodge, Sea to Sky Restaurant and the Pub.

 

Accommodation

All accommodation bookings are to go through www.mountbawbaw.com.au or call 1300 651 136

Book as early as you can as accommodation books out quickly. There is strictly NO camping in the Alpine Resort.

Many of the lodges don’t supply linen. Remember to bring your own or organise a linen pack with Guest Services before you arrive.

 
 
 

Categories

  • Elite Men
  • Elite Women
  • Under 19’s
  • Under 17’s
  • Under 15’s
  • Expert
  • Veteran/Masters 1-2
  • Masters/Masters 3-4
  • Super Masters/Masters 5-6
  • Sport
  • Short travel

 

If you turn 15 in 2018 you are no longer under 15, if you turn 19 in 2018 you are no longer under 19 – same goes for all other age group categories.

Short Travel Class Open to all age groups. Enduro, All Mountain, XC and Hardtail bikes. Bikes must run 160mm of travel or less.

Riders are only permitted to enter one catergory per event but may change catergories from race to race though points will not be carried over between events.

 
 
 

Entry details

Online entry

Saturday & Sunday Senior = $100

Saturday & Sunday Junior = $85 (Under 15)

 

On the day entry

Saturday & Sunday Senior = $130

Saturday & Sunday Junior = $100 (Under 15)

Sunday Only Senior/Junior = $90

 

Race Day Licence

Senior/Junior = $30

 

All riders must produce their MTBA Competition Licence. If you do not have proof of MTBA Competition Membership you will need to fill out and purchase a Race Day Licence from Registration.

 
 
 

Event schedule

Friday

Course available for on foot inspection only (No riding)
 

Saturday

8:00 – 16:00 Registration Open
8:00 – 10:00 Course available for on foot inspection
10:00 – 14:30 Official course practice (All groups)
14:30 – 15:30 Official course practice (No pro group)
15:30 – 16:30 Official course practice (Pro group only)
 

A diligent effort will be made by event organisers to police these groups on course to ensure all riders are given the best chance to complete full runs during practice.

 

Pro group = Elite Men, Under 19 Men and Expert Men

Non Pro Group = all other categories

 

The Race Director has the ability to disqualify any rider that disobeys this rule. All Pro Group riders will have a colour coded race plate.

 
 

Sunday

8:00 – 9:00 Registration Open (Entries after 9:00 will not be accepted)
8:00 – 11:00 Official Course Practice (All groups)
11:15 Rider Briefing at event central (All riders must attend)
11:30 Racing Begins
 

Presentations will be held at the conclusion of the Elite Men’s final

 
 
 

Course preview


 
 
 

Contact details

VDHS committee: info@vdhs.com.au
Host Club: info@gippslandmtb.com.au
MTBA membership questions: info.mtba@mtba.asn.au