Cycling Victoria
Bright Brewery Tour of Bright - 2018 (VRS) - Individual Riders

Details
Date
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 - Sun, 2 Dec 2018
Format
ToB18
Entries open
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:00 noon AEDT
Entries close
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 11:59 PM AEDT
Scratch cut-off
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 11:59 PM AEDT
Pay online by
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:00 AM AEDT

Individual Rider Listing

This listing is for individual riders; team entrants should enter here: https://entryboss.cc/races/1615


ABOUT

Cycling Victoria and the Alpine Cycling Club are excited to announce entry details for the most popular event on the Victorian Cycling Calendar - the Bright Brewery Tour of Bright (November 30-December 2, 2018)

Final Event of the 2018 Towards Zero Victorian Road Series - #VRS18


ENTRY PROCESS (Please read carefully or you may be waitlisted)

Wave 1: Monday October 8 from 12 noon
The following riders will be eligible to enter in Wave 1:

  • Men’s/Masters/Women’s A grade VRS/NRS teams and team riders. All team riders need to enter via the team link even if they pay for their own entry Click here for the Team Entry listing.
  • Individual riders (of all grades) who have competed in a minimum of 2 VRS events* in 2018. Riders must nominate the events they competed in within the 'Entry remarks'. Failure to do so will result in the rider being waitlisted.

*Eligible races: Tour of East Gippsland, Mansfield Tour, Baw Baw Classic, Fred Icke, Tour of the South West, Sam Miranda Road Races.

Entries for Wave 1 close at midnight on Sunday October 14, 2018.

NB: Riders eligible for wave 1 who miss the entry cut-off will NOT be given priority during wave 2.

Wave 2: Opens Monday October 15, 2018, from 12 noon.

Entries will open for riders who don't qualify for wave 1 but were entered in the 2017 Tour of Bright. Once the cap of 100 riders in a grade has been filled, this grade will sell out. Riders will then be waitlisted but will have priority over waitlisted riders of wave 3.

Entries for Wave 2 close at midnight on Sunday October 21, 2018 or earlier if sold out.

NB: Riders eligible for wave 2 who miss the entry cut-off will NOT be given priority during wave 3.

Wave 3: Opens Monday October 22, 2018, from 12 noon.
Entries will open for everyone else on a first-come, first-served policy. Once the cap of 100 riders in a grade has been filled, this grade will sell out. Riders will then be waitlisted.

Entries for Wave 3 close at midnight on Sunday November 25, 2018 or earlier if sold out.


HOW DO I KNOW MY ENTRY IS CONFIRMED?

'Provisionally entered' = Automatic status of a rider after entering. The entry is not confirmed at this stage.

'Entered' = The entry of the rider has been officially reviewed and confirmed.

'Waitlisted' = Automatic status after entering a grade that is close to or at its full capacity or status of riders who enter without a valid membership. Please contact Cycling Victoria for assistance.

'Doubtful' = Riders will most likely not be able to get into their requested grade.

Riders who are listed as waitlisted or doubtful may contact CV and ask to ride in a higher grade instead.


SCRATCHING

Riders will be able to scratch with a full refund by logging into their Entryboss account. in order to give waitlisted riders a chance to have their entry confirmed the scratching cut-off will end 3 weeks prior to the event at midnight on November 11. Riders who wish to scratch after the cut-off will need to provide CV with a medical certificate to receive a full refund.


RIDER AND LICENCE CATEGORIES

As for all State level events riders must hold a (full) RACE membership with Cycling Australia. One day memberships and 3 race licences will not be accepted.

Male riders of masters age wishing to compete in one of the Elite grades must hold an ELITE race membership when they enter.

Licence category Age
Men A / B / C J17*/J19/Elite Born before 01/01/2003
Masters A / B / C Elite or Masters Born before 01/01/1989
Masters 6+ Elite or Masters Born before 01/01/1964
Women A / B / C J17*/J19/Elite/Masters Born before 01/01/2003


*Please note second-year J17 riders are eligible to enter C grade only. Riders who wish to race in a B grade may get a start if they provide CV with a supporting letter from their coach


RACE GRADES

  • Men A (Teams), B & C
  • Women A (Teams), B & C
  • Masters Men A (Teams) B, C & Masters 6+

ENTRY FEE

$180 + payment card fee


STAGE DETAILS

Stage 1: - Friday Afternoon: 13.5km Individual Time Trial (Old Porepunkah Rd).
Stage 2: - Saturday Morning: Gaps Loop Road Stage approx 91km for all grades except A Grade Men which is 131km.
Stage 3: - Sunday Morning: Mt Hotham ascent 58km.


STAGE MAPS & PROFILES

Stage 1 - 13.5km ITT (http://www.cyclingprofiles.com.au/HTM/CV2015/CV_TB2015S1.htm)
Stage 2 - Gaps loop Road Stage (91-130km) (http://www.cyclingprofiles.com.au/HTM/CV2015/CV_TB2015S2.htm)
Stage 3 - Mt Hotham ascent (58km) http://www.cyclingprofiles.com.au/HTM/CV2015/CV_TB2015S3.htm


SOCIAL MEDIA

HASHTAG #tob18 #VRS18


CONTACT

Cycling Victoria (for race related inquries)

Annina Gallagher
vic.racing@cycling.org.au
(03) 8480 3000

Alpine Cycling Club (for logistics and operations)

www.tourofbright.com.au
info@tourofbright.com.au


Entry prices

Online pricing:

Regular entry
$180.00

A payment card fee of $2.49 will be applied.