Mt Gambier Cycling Club
MGCC 100 Mile Classic - She's Apples/Pristine Skin & Laser Clinic/GT Bobcat/Fennell Forestry Women's Classic - ASW Junior Classic 2024

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Sat, 18 May 2024
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Course Info

START OF THE RACE - SENIOR AND FEMALE RACE - BLUE LAKE BMX CLUB, MILLARD STREET, MT GAMBIER. JUNIOR RACE WILL START OPPOSITE THE ENTRANCE TO THE BLUE LAKE GOLF CLUB AT 8AM (Grant Ave).

Men's Course

The 100 Mile Classic starts at the Mount Gambier BMX Club on Millard Street at 10am. From there the riders proceed along White Avenue & Benara Road, turning left on to Dixons Road and on to School Road in Kongorong. The riders turn right at Shepherds Lane, left into Nene Valley Road and right into Meyers Road and then right at Blackfellows Caves Road back to Kongorong.
The riders turn left at Aslins Road which continues to Neechy Flat Road before crossing Benara Road on to Kongorong-Tantanoola Road. The riders turn right at Kennedy Road in Tantanoola and then right at Princes Highway before turning left to Glencoe via Mile Hill Road (feed station 1). On leaving Glencoe, riders veer left at Medhurst Road and cross Kangaroo Flat Road to Wandillo Forest Road. The riders turn right at Wandillo Road and then right at Sassanowski Road to Jubilee Highway, right to Tollner Road, White Avenue and Grant Avenue (feed station 2). Riders continue down Bay Road to McLeans Road and Stock Route Road and then Old Boundary Road and then return to Mount Gambier along Bay Road. The finish will be on Bay Road near the police station at approximately 2.30pm.

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/45530339

Women's Course

The Women's 118km Classic starts at the Mount Gambier BMX Club on Millard Street at 10:45am. From there the riders proceed along White Avenue & Benara Road, turning left on to Dixons Road and on to School Road in Kongorong. The riders turn right at Shepherds Lane, left into Nene Valley Road and right into Meyers Road and then right at Blackfellows Caves Road back to Kongorong.
The riders turn left at Aslins Road which continues to Neechy Flat Road before crossing Benara Road on to Kongorong-Tantanoola Road. The riders turn right at Kennedy Road in Tantanoola and then right at Princes Highway before turning left to Glencoe via Mile Hill Road (feed station 1). On leaving Glencoe, riders veer left at Medhurst Road and cross Kangaroo Flat Road to Wandillo Forest Road. The riders turn right at Wandillo Road and then right at Sassanowski Road to Jubilee Highway, right to Tollner Road, White Avenue and Grant Avenue. turn left on to Bay Road. The finish will be on Bay Road near the police station at approximately 2.15pm.

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/45360479

Junior Classic Course

BRAND NEW COURSE - 8.8km lap https://ridewithgps.com/routes/45839488

If you are able to assist with the junior race (corner marshals, follow car) please let Tina Opperman know - secretary@mtgambiercycling.com.au. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Start time for juniors - 8:00am.

Under 11 - 1 lap (must be chaperoned). Under 13 - 2 laps (must be chaperoned). Under 15 - 4 laps Under 17 - 5 laps


General Course Notes:

  • Riders are to be at the start line 5 minutes before their start time.
  • Official Feed Station (Senior Courses) - at 80km, (top of Range Hill-approximately) and 118km (Grant Avenue-approximately).
  • Riders to supply own food and drinks.
  • SAPOL and The Mount Gambier Cycling Club request that there be no follow cars for this unsupported event. Penalties may apply to riders if not adhered to.

Presentations

  • Presentations:- will be held at City Hall. Enter via Cave Gardens from 5.00pm for a 5.30pm start. RSL Bar Staff will be in attendance.

Race Fees

Race Entry Fee Distance Start Time
100 Mile Classic $90 160km 10AM
Women's Handicap $70 111km 10AM
Junior Classic $25 J11/13, J15/17 8AM


  • Pre-Pay Only: - Race Fees are pre-pay only.
  • Scratching: - Scratching is a self-serve, automated refund via EntryBoss if withdrawing within scratching cut-off

When Entering

  • You will be asked for your regular scratch grade and some handicapping comments.
  • Providing your regular grade helps riders self-select into similar abilities.
  • The handicappers review all nominations and determine your start group and mark after considering the mix of all other event entrants.
  • ALL NUMBERS TO BE COLLECTED EITHER FRIDAY NIGHT OR SATURDAY MORNING. NO SIGN ON WILL BE AVAILABLE ON SUNDAY AT THE BLUE LAKE, UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE (please contact Tina Opperman 0439806991).

Facilities

  • Pre Event Registrations:- from 6.00pm to 8.00pm Friday 17th May - Mt Gambier RSL, Sturt Street, Mount Gambier
  • Senior Rider Sign-on. - Saturday 18 May at Blue Lake BMX Club (Millard Street) from 8:00am.
  • Junior Rider Sign-on:- Saturday 18 May at Blue Lake Golf Links (Grant Ave) from 7:30am.
  • Toilets:- Mount Gambier BMX Club on Millard Street Mount Gambier
  • Parking:- at Mount Gambier BMX Club on Millard Street, Mount Gambier.

Race Day Reminders

  • No License, No Race - riders need a current license (or proof of renewal) to race. AusCycling licenses only.
  • Red Light Policy applies - please bring a suitable light and display in flashing mode .

Prize Money

Over $18,000 in prizes across the weekend. Should you not collect or organise collection of prizes they will be forfeited back to MGCC.



Sponsors

She'sApples FennellForestry ASWLawyers Pristine GTBobcat CityofMtGambier DistrictCouncilof Grant Bendigo Bank KimberlyClark Degrandi MMElectrical AssociatedRoofTiling BanksThargoWines

Entry prices

Online pricing:

100 Mile Classic
$90.00
Junior Classic
$25.00
Women's Handicap
$70.00
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