Peel District Cycling Club
Winter Road Racing Series #2 - Casuarina

Details
Date
Sat, 11 Jun 2022
Format
Road2022
Course
PDCC Casuarina Short
Entries open
Sun, 05 Jun 2022 5:00 PM AWST
Entries close
Fri, 10 Jun 2022 7:30 AM AWST
Pay online by
Fri, 10 Jun 2022 5:30 PM AWST

ONLINE Race Entry Only

Please consider volunteering for this event, sign up here: https://volunteersignup.org/XT74B

New winter series rule
All of our events conducted on open roads require the bikes to have an appropriate red light fitted and operating on either the seat post or right rear seat stay of their bike. The light (steady, not flashing) must be operational during the entire event and visible from 200 metres to the rear.


COVID-19 Declaration

By entering this event you declare that you currently have no "flu like" symptoms. You are fit and well to enter the cycling event. You will follow all safety guidelines and directions of the club while attending the event, and you will not share any equipment.
Thank you and please stay safe.

COVID-19 Restrictions / Requirements

  • There will be no on the day registrations.
  • Sign-in will be “self serve”, please ensure you maintain your social distancing measures
  • Return of number, transponders, and helmet cover will be self serve. Please follow instructions.
  • For the safety of our volunteers, please remove pins from numbers.
  • Numbers and transponders will be sanitized.
  • There will be NO REFUNDS if you DO NOT START, as people will be missing out.
  • If you are put on a wait list, you will be notified on Thursday evening of your race entry confirmation.

Entry Costs

Category Pricing
PDCC Senior Members $25.00
Visiting Senior AusCycling Club Members $35.00
Juniors U13 to U17 $15.00
Junior Development Ride U9 to U13 FREE (just turn up!)
Transponder Hire (required unless you own your own) $5.00

Women's Racing

If there are insufficient entries for a given Women's grade, they will be started with a Men's grade of similar ability.


Junior Development Ride

Younger riders who are working towards racing can complete a lap of the course from 1:30pm. Please organise a chaperone before race day. This session is intended to help develop their skills around riding on the road and within a group.


Course details

In the case of low rider turnout, grades may be combined and distances altered.

Casuarina course map 8.7km/lap

Grade Laps Distance Junior Categories
Elite 9 laps 78.3km U19 and above
MB + WA 7 laps 60.9km U17 and above
MC + WB 6 laps 52.2km U17 and above
MD + WC 5 laps 43.5km U15 and above
E Mixed 4 laps 34.8km U13 (2 laps) and above (4 laps)

Schedule of the day

Time Activity
1200 – 1300 Course and Registration set up.
1300 – 1345 Sign on / Race Number / Transponder collection
1330 – 1355 Junior Development Ride – 1 lap
1355 Rider Briefing Starts
1400 Racing starts
1545 (approx) Presentations
1600 Course and Registration pack down

License Requirements

An AusCycling “Race – All Discipline” license is required for riders to be eligible to participate in our races. All the information regarding this license can be found here: www.auscycling.org.au/membership/race-all-discipline

Alternatively, for those looking to try racing an AusCycling “All Discipline – 4 Week Trial” is available. However, there are strict conditions around this licensing. Riders can find more information by following this link: www.auscycling.org.au/membership/other/free-trial


Junior Restrictions

Peel District Cycling Club supports the development of junior athletes and provides racing opportunities for all ages and abilities, subject to the AusCycling and PDCC published policies for Junior riders, including equipment restrictions:

AusCycling Policy

PDCC

The PDCC Junior Policy is based on the AusCycling Junior Policy, with some variations based on our courses and the grades offered. For road racing Club events:

Handicap races will be restricted to U15 and above entrants only.

  • U13 – E Grade maximum grade. Reduced laps/distance. Must be accompanied by a parent or chaperone during racing. (AusCycling Junior Policy – 20 km maximum)
  • U15 – D Grade maximum grade. If the Junior has the ability and skill, promotion to C grade is possible with agreement of race committee, club coach, parent and cycling coach and AusCycling dispensation. (AusCycling Junior Policy – 40 km maximum)
  • U17 – B Grade maximum grade. May promote to A grade only after Junior National Championships in second year as U17. (AusCycling Junior Policy – 70 km maximum)

Wheel Restrictions (U9 - U17) Road: Depth restriction 32mm, Minimum 16 spokes

Gear (rollout) restrictions apply to all age groups from U9 to J19 in competitions and any training sessions. It should be noted that these restrictions also apply even when riding in combined or graded racing or training sessions.

Age Group Rollout Distance
U9 – U13 5.5m
U15 6.0m
U17 7.0m
J19 7.93m

PDCC Points

PDCC Members will accrue points towards season competition.

As per all PDCC Events, all AusCycling Race Members are welcome. To become a PDCC member for as little as $30.00 head here.


More Info

Please visit our website: http://pdcc.asn.au/
Facebook: Event Link

Entry prices

Online pricing:

PDCC Senior Members
$25.00
Visiting Senior CA Club Members
$35.00
ALL Juniors (U17 and below)
$15.00

Entry fees include CC merchant fees.

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