Central Coast CC
Blooms Criterium

Sun, 9 Dec 2018
Entries open
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 5:00 PM AEDT
Entries close
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 9:05 PM AEDT
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Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:59 PM AEDT


Cash Prize Pool over $1,000

Men and Women A Grade First Place of $250 !!

  • Proudly hosted by Central Coast Cycling Club

  • LOCATION - University of Newcastle Ourimbah Campus 10 Chittaway Rd, Ourimbah NSW.
    Please park where directed and drive slowly in the campus area, this is a working campus even on a Sunday and all care must be taken by all riders when driving through and/or warming up on the Boulevard roads.

Race Schedule

Time Activity Grades
6:30AM Setup Starts
7:00 AM Sign-on desk opens
8:00AM Race Start for: Mens B, Mens D & Womens B
8:45AM Registration desk is closed
9:00 AM Race Start for: Mens A, Mens C & Womens A
10:00 AM Presentation & Pack Down

Race Fees

Online entry cost is $20 (Juniors $10). 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. Later grades, please allow B & D grades priority at the registration desk before 8:00, plenty of time to register after they start racing.

Bring your CA LICENCE !!

Race Times (approximately) & Gradings

Grade Time
Mens A Grade 55 mins + 2 laps
Mens B Grade 50 mins + 2 laps
Mens C Grade 40 mins + 2 laps
Mens D Grade 35 mins + 2 laps
Women A Grade 50 mins + 2 laps
Women B Grade 45 mins + 2 laps

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

Special Mention - Registered Kit

This event is a CLUB OPEN. ALL riders are required to wear CNSW registered kit. That can be your Club kit or Team kit, but it must be registered with CNSW or no race.

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

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.
  • 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.
  • Parking: - Plenty of parking in the car park directly opposite the registration/marshaling area, do not park anywhere on the University roads.
  • 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

If you pay online:

Regular entry
Volunteer entry
Junior entry

On-the-day pricing:

Regular entry

All online prices include credit card fee.