Cyclocross National Series 2019
Melbourne Grand Prix of Cyclocross (NCXS Rd 8) - BROADFORD, VIC

Details
Date
Sat, 17 Aug 2019
Entries open
Sun, 11 Aug 2019 6:00 PM AEST
Entries close
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 11:59 PM AEST
Pay online by
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:59 PM AEST

Event Details

  • Event Name: - Melbourne Grand Prix of Cyclocross (2019 Cyclo-Cross National Series – Rounds 8 & 9)
  • Date(s): - Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th August, 2019
  • Location: - Broadford, VICTORIA
  • UCI Class: - C2
  • Event Host: - Sunbury Cycling Club
  • Official Hashtags: - #CXNS19
  • Event hashtags: - #FOJCX #MELGPCX #NCXS

Entries & Scratching

  • Saturday 17th - please enter using this listing
  • Sunday 18th - please enter via separate listing here
  • Scratching - (withdrawal of entry) Available as a self-serve/automated refund option until the scratching cut-off (see above). Please revisit race listing for 'scratch' button.

Important Race Information

Please check back closer to the event for links to important race information

Document Expected Availability Status/ Version Link
MTBA National Series Guidelines now as at 25/3/2019 Series Guidelines here
Race Schedule Prior event Excerpt from Tech Guide
Course Map Prior event in due course tba
Organiser's Technical Guide Prior event Draft Tech Guide here
National Series - Series Points during season in due course tba
Start List Official with SAT/SUN Call-ups https://tinyurl.com/y4qnjmz9
Call-up list After entries close Progressive call-ups (experimental) - SAT
Progressive call-ups (experimental) - SUN
Official call-ups >> https://tinyurl.com/y4qnjmz9
Live Results https://timedresult.com/cyclo-cross/
Post-Race Survey Post Event in due course tba

Eligible Race Categories

Please use the following as a guide for age-based entry categories;

Age Eligibility


Excerpt from:

2019 Cyclo‐Cross National Season Guidelines  ( Version 2019.1.0 | Published Tuesday, May 7, 2019 )

https://www.mtba.org.au/publications/


Race Fees

Category Race Fee
Juniors (NCXS categories) $25 (inc $5 track levy)
Seniors (NCXS categories) $45 (inc $5 track levy)
UCI C2 Elite Race $60 (inc $5 track levy)
Support races (CX C & Opens) $35 (inc $5 track levy)


Late Entries

  • Late Registration Fee (not guaranteed as available) $25.00
  • Please assist organisers by entering ahead of entry close.
  • Note that 'scratching' is available when entering via EntryBoss.

Licensing

  • Race Licenses: - Cycling Australia or MTB Australia race licenses required by all riders (junior & senior) in major race categories.
  • International Riders: - please note you need an International or local Australian race license. An in-country license from your local national federation does not cover you for international racing.
  • Kids fun racing: - no license required, enter on-the-day (covered by the MTBA race sanction as a come-&-try participation event).


Membership Information

MTBA https://www.mtba.org.au/membership/
Cycling Australia http://membership.cycling.org.au/


Race Day Licences

  • MTBA Race Day Licence <19 years of age $24.00
  • MTBA Race Day Licence >19 years of age    $38.00
  • Please organise Day Licenses directly with MTBA here

Location Details, Facilities & Other

Venue name State Motorcycle Sports Complex
Address: Strath Creek Rd, Broadford, Victoria.
Directions 1 hour north of Melbourne on the Hume Highway. Turn off at Broadford township sign.
Parking: At venue - follow signs
General Facilities: Toilets, Showers, Media Centre, Electricity, Drinking Water
Internet: 4G only
Coffee, food, beer: Onsite Canteen
Bike Wash: Power washers provided by race organiser
Pits facilities & Accreditation: Please see Tech Guide
Team Tents, Bump-in/Bump-out Please see Tech Guide
Photographer Accreditation: Please see Tech Guide
Accommodation: Trackside Camping available. please see Tech Guide for other options
Dogs: yes, on leads & under control
Presentations: Stage area
Prize Money: Please see Tech Guide
Volunteers: we would love a hand
Organiser Special requests: Please take care to respect all facilities

More Information

email: fieldsofjoyCX@gmail.com
web: https://melgp.cx
facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FOJCX/
instagram: @fojcx #fojcx #melgpcx
MTBA: https://www.mtba.org.au/event/cyclo-cross-national-series-national-championships/


Event Sponsors

Entry prices

Online pricing:

NCXS Seniors
$45.00
NCXS J19 and under
$25.00
Support Grades
$35.00
UCI C2 Elite Categories
$60.00

Broadford is a premiere venue. Entry prices include $5 track levy

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

Actions available
Donation info

Course Features Voluntary Contribution

Broadford is a premiere venue for CX. Loads of space and endless amounts of elevation & undulation, plus 2.1km of 10+ meter wide tarmac perfection.

If you'd like contribute to additional features (e.g. sand), please consider making a voluntary donation in addition to your race entry.

Thanks.