Rockhampton MTB Club
2022 Giant Rockhampton - 6 Hour XC

Details
Date
Sat, 21 May 2022
Course
First Turkey MTB Park
Entries open
Now
Entries close
Fri, 20 May 2022 9:00 PM AEST
Scratch cut-off
Fri, 20 May 2022 9:00 PM AEST
Pay online by
Sat, 21 May 2022 12:00 AM AEST

COVID-19 Notice

We are taking COVID-19 restrictions seriously.
By entering this event, you agree to the following:

  • you agree to follow Government COVID recommendations applicable to your jurisdiction
  • you agree to follow the Event's COVID directives
  • you agree that you may be asked to leave the event for non-compliance
  • we appreciate your cooperation, our intention is simply to run a safe event.


About

It’s time again for Rockhampton’s annual showcase cross-country event, the 2022 Rocky MTB 6 Hour XC at Seeonee Park

An unmissable day/night event, the Rocky MTB 6 hour is always epic. A great chance to pit yourself against the cream of Central Queensland’s riders, there are categories for everyone, including juniors, novices, e-bikes, and teams of 2 or 3.


Event Details

  • Where: Seeonee Park, 399 Yeppoon Rd, Limestone Creek QLD 4701
  • Host: Rockhampton Mountain Bike Club Inc
  • Date: Saturday 14th May 2022. RACE POSTPONED TO 21st MAY
  • Entries: Close Friday 13th May 2022 at 6 pm. No Late Entries. ENTRIES EXTENDED TO 20th MAY
  • Junior age category: 11 to 16yrs (age as of 31st Dec 2022)
  • Lap Length: The novice course is approximately 6.5 km. The senior course is approximately 8.5 km.

Categories & Duration:

Entry Category Duration Course
Senior: Team of 2 6 Hour Senior Course
Senior: Team of 3 6 Hour Senior Course
Novice: Team of 2 6 Hour Novice Course
Junior: Team of 2 3 Hour Novice Course
E-bike: Team of 2 6 Hour Senior Course
Senior: Solo Open Male 6 Hour Senior Course
Senior: Solo Open Female 6 Hour Senior Course
Senior: Solo Masters 40+ 6 Hour Senior Course
Senior: Solo Super Masters 50+ 6 Hour Senior Course
Junior: Solo 3 Hour Novice Course
Novice: Solo 3 Hour Novice Course
E-bike Novice: Solo 3 Hour Novice Course
E-bike Open: Solo 6 Hour Senior Course

Entry Fees:

  • Senior $40 per rider
  • Junior $25 per rider

AusCycling Event licence is required if you are not a member of AusCycling

Scratching:
Entered & can't make it? An automated refund is available using the EntryBoss' Scratching mechanism. Please note the scratching cut-off because non-attendance refunds after this time are at the discretion of the event organiser.


Race Schedule

  • Plate allocation commences at 12:00 pm, with the race briefing at 1:45 pm.
  • Start time is at 2:00 pm for all categories. Race duration varies depending on the category you are racing in. See ‘Categories’ below.
  • Practice: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm for registered riders issued with a race plate only.

Rules:

  • This event is run to AusCycling rules and technical regulations.
  • An AusCycling Offroad Race Licence or Event Licence is mandatory. Riders must comply with rules advised during the riders briefing.
  • If a team rider cannot complete a full lap for any reason (mechanical or a fall), their team mate must start the same lap again.
  • All Senior and Junior Team and Solo riders completing night laps must have a working headlight.
  • Race organisers will advise of a cut off time during the riders briefing. Most laps and fastest time wins each category.

Event Cancellation:

If the event has to be cancelled due to extreme weather, a notification will be posted on the Rocky MTB Facebook page.


Facilities:

Camping is available at Seeonee Park at the fee of $7.50 per night (payable on the day to Rocky MTB). Showers and toilets are available. No dogs or glass permitted.


Venue Rules:

Remove all rubbish, be mindful of nearby residents with respect to noise, dust etc.


Prizes:

Any sponsors’ prizes will be offered as a random draw after the race. Category winners will receive a race certificate. There are no podium prizes other than the glory of mounting the podium and being immortalised via social media.


Sponsorship:

We thank Giant Rockhampton for coming onboard to sponsor our events. If you need any servicing, parts, or advice for your 2-wheeled steed please pop in and see the team at Giant Rockhampton and they will look after you.


Contact:

Shai Reynolds (0434 530 637) or Jake Keleher (0411 085 583)

w: http://www.rockymtb.org.au/
f: https://www.facebook.com/rockymtb

Entry prices

Online pricing:

Regular Entry
$40.00
Juniors (up to U17)
$25.00

Pricing is per rider. Please supply a team name at entry if racing teams

A payment card fee may apply (calculated at checkout).

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