Central Coast CC
Calga Graded Scratch Road Race

Details
Date
Sun, 16 Sep 2018
Format
Road race
Course
Calga Road Course
Entries open
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 6:00 AM AEST
Vols only until: Sat 08 Sep 06:00 +1000
Entries close
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 9:00 PM AEST
Scratch cut-off
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 6:00 PM AEST
Pay online by
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 11:59 PM AEST

About

  • Proudly hosted by Central Coast Cycling Club
  • LOCATION - Calga - Jones Rd & Peats Ridge Rd, Calga, NSW 2250
  • Getting there: Driving use M1 freeway, take Calga exit towards Peats Ridge.
    Riding: Check Facebook for any groups riding up from either Gosford or Cal Close Somersby, times may vary.

Race Schedule

Time Activity Grades
08:00am Sign-on desk opens Priority to D grade until 1.15pm
08:30am Rollout time D Grade neutral rollout to Peats Ridge end start
08:50am Registration desk is closed
09:00am Race Start time All Grades in order: A (+ D from first turnaround), B, C

Race Fees

Online entry cost is $20. If you enter on the day it'll be $25 in cash.
If the race is cancelled due to weather, all online entries will be refunded.

To support families with junior riders, CCCC also offers the following:
Juniors under 19 years ride for FREE and race for the podium – no prize money
(Junior categories are calculated from date of birth, using Cycling Australia membership categories)

Women can enter in any race graded A-D as normal. If we have enough interest, we will also run a Women's development race over 25km.


Gradings

Gradings here: http://www.centralcoastcyclingclub.com.au/?page_id=1215

All entries are provisional until reviewed by the race director and/or handicapper. If you are unsure of which grade to enter, pick which you think is the best, and put some notes in your entry for the handicapper to review.

No U11 riders allowed. U13 riders that are competent and experienced are to have a mentor rider with them at ALL times.


Distances

Grade Distance
A Grade 50km
B Grade 50km
C Grade 50km
D Grade 38km (neutral rollout to Peats Ridge turn at 1.30)
Women 25km or 50km, TBD on the day.

Race Circuit is 25km. All grades do 2 laps except D grade (1.5 laps). Race Map on Strava segment showing the full 50km.


Volunteers

Seeking volunteers for the event.

To volunteer for a role simply go to the Club Members FB Page for details, or contact the Race Committee. If you need assistance with this please contact a committee member. We need every role filled at the latest, the day before each race.


Special Mention - Registered Kit

All riders are required to wear CNSW registered kit.
If you are new to your club and waiting on delivery of club kit, a plain white or black jersey can be worn.

The Club online shop is available if you need something also.


Other Race Day Reminders

  • Disc Brakes: - Disc brakes have been approved for racing by Cycling Australia.
  • No License, No Race: - Riders need a current license (or proof of renewal) to race. CA licenses only. Licences may be checked at any time so to make sure you can race, BRING your licence (physical or digital version) with you to every race.
  • New to Racing: - 3 Race Licenses are accepted. Please ensure you have organised this with a club or online via Cycling Australia prior to race day. See Cycling Australia Memberships Page for more information.
  • On-the-day Entries: - Riders are encouraged to pre-enter as it helps with race organisation logistics. On-the-day entries are accepted if space & time permits. Please arrive early if after an on-the-day entry.
  • Race Briefing: - Riders MUST be at the start line 5 minutes before allocated start time for the Commissaires instructions.
  • Announcements: - Please check the club website or Facebook for any announcements regarding racing.
  • Safety: - All competitors are reminded that road cycle racing can be considered a dangerous sport, and whilst all reasonable care is taken by the race organizers and officials when organizing this event, all participating cyclists have an equal responsibility to ensure they take all reasonable care by adhering to the road rules and any other conditions imposed by Police and/or officials ensuring a safe race environment for all concerned. Please refer to our Club specific Racing Rules for further information.

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors


Entry prices

Online pricing:

Regular entry
$20.00
Volunteer entry
$0.00

On-the-day pricing:

Regular entry
$25.00

All online prices include credit card fee.

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