Albury Wodonga Cycling Club Inc
3rd Ian (Woofa) Davis Memorial Handicap Race

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Date
Sat, 31 Aug 2024
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Ian (Woofa) Davis Memorial Cycling Festival

Handicap Road Race

Yarrawonga-Wilby

proudly brought to you by the

Albury Wodonga Cycling Club

Event information:

Albury Wodonga Cycling Club is pleased to present this race on behalf of the family. Woofa was a much loved sportsman, playing football at Yarrawonga and Mulwala. He was also passionate about being involved in junior sports.

His greatest cycling achievements were racing the Melbourne to Warrnambool and Melbourne to Yarrawonga many times. On one occasion, he won the criterium the day after the Melbourne to Yarrawonga and was also a winner of the Yarroweyah wheel race and many other track events!

We are thrilled to advise that we will have many members of the family at the Cycling Festival.

Event date:

Saturday 31st August 2024, commencing at 1:00pm.

Event type:

Handicap road race

Registration and sign-on:

From 11:30am, closing at 12:30pm at the Showgrounds, Gilmore Street, Yarrawonga

Registration and sign-on - Click here

There are toilets available at the sign-on area.

Don’t forget a SOLID red tail light is required for racing in Victoria.

Parking:

There is sufficient parking available at the sign-on area and minimal parking at the start/finish.
Not permitted cars are STRICTLY NOT ALLOWED on the race route.
Please ensure vehicles do not obstruct the finish or create congestion.


Marshalling:

Marshalling will commence at 12:50pm and thereafter 10 minutes prior to each bunch scheduled departure time (Approx 1km from sign-on area)

Marshalling - Click here

When instructed, riders together with lead/follow vehicles will then roll together to the start line (Note, riders MUST be marshalled at the marshal area and NOT at the start line).

Start line:

Approx 200m from marshalling area

Start - Click here

Finish line:

Finish - Click here

Course information and map:

The race leaves from the outskirts of Yarrawonga and completes 2 loops of the Wilby course.

Under 17s - Seniors Course Map - Click Here

Parents of JUNIOR RIDERS please note, it is NOT permissable for a rider to join with another rider or bunch from an age group other than their own.

Under 15s Course Map Under 15s - Click Here

Under 13s Course Map Under 13s - Click Here

Under 11s Course Map Under 11s - Click Here

  • Full information and FAQ on the club's Facebook and Instagram Pages.
  • Senior handicap race, with 5-6 bunches, depending on numbers.

  • Riders must claim their place at the end of the race.


Prizes and presentation:

Seniors:
1st Fastest Time
2nd 1st Female
3rd 1st AWCC
4th 1st Under 19 unplaced
5th 1st Under 17 unplaced
6th

Juniors:
1st
2nd
3rd

Licensing:

A valid AusCycling Racing Membership is required.

Please ensure that your AusCycling membership number is correct in EntryBoss to allow your licence to validate automatically.

  • You must have your current membership card with you at the event, or an email or paperwork confirming your membership.

  • If you haven't raced before, a free 4 week trial license is available here from AusCycling: https://auscycling.tidyhq.com/public/membership_levels/4a938f38233d

  • It is a condition of our event that we must operate a strict "no license, no participation" policy.

  • For overseas riders, an international UCI License will be accepted.


Entry information:

All entries online through EntryBoss by 9pm Wednesday 28th August. ENTRIES ON THE DAY are not guaranteed to start if numbers are sufficient.

Entries open: Sunday 30th June 9:00am AEDT

Entries close: Wednesday 28th August 8:59pm AEDT

Online payments only**
Seniors 74km $40
Junior U17 74km $30
Junior U15 40km $20
Junior U13 20km $15
Junior U11 8km (adult support riders) $10
Junior U9 Support race (adult support riders) $5

Notes:

* Price applies automatically if your date-of-birth on record with EntryBoss places you in the U17 or younger age group.
** Plus payment card merchant fee.


Scratching policy:

Self-service scratching includes an automated refund. Scratching permitted until midnight the Friday night before race day. Use the SCRATCH button on the race entry page to scratch.


Handicapping:

  • If you have raced at Tour de Riverina races this season, generally you will be expected to race in (at a minimum) the same bunch this race.
  • Whilst the handicapper will consider all reasonable requests, the race grading decisions will be final.
  • If you are not sure which grade to race, discuss this with the handicapper in person or by using the email below.
  • Please nominate grade and previous recent race results and rider similar ability.

Startlists

  • A provisional startlist will be published.
  • A full startlist with time gaps will be published as soon as practical.

Do you need more info?

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AWCycling/

For any questions regarding racing or your grading, please contact: Entries/Handicapping by emailing awpcclub@gmail.com


COVID-19 Notice


By entering this event, you agree to the following:

  • You do not have any COVID-19 symptoms (fever, cough, loss of smell, runny nose etc);
  • You have not been in contact with someone who has been tested for COVID-19 and is awaiting their results;
  • You will follow all new safety guidelines and directions of the club while attending the event.

Entry prices

Online pricing:

Regular Entry
$40.00
U17
$30.00
U15
$20.00
U13
$15.00
U11
$10.00
U9
$5.00

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

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