- Sat, 5 Aug 2017
- Woodend (Carlsruhe West)
- Entries open
Sun, 30 Jul 2017 6:00 PM AEST
- Entries close
- Thu, 03 Aug 2017 9:00 PM AEST
- Scratch cut-off
- Fri, 04 Aug 2017 12:00 noon AEST
- Pay online by
- Sat, 05 Aug 2017 12:00 noon AEST
Host Club - This race is proudly presented by Melbourne University CC
Location: - Carlsruhe West, near Woodend.
Race Distance & Format
Scratch Race: 24.7 (per lap)
- A & B Grades: 4 laps / 99km,
- C & D Grades: 3 laps / 74km
Race Fees: Volunteers $15, NC member-clubs (Non-vols) $27, Non-member clubs $30.
Pre-Pay Only: - Race Fees are pre-pay only.
Waitlisting: - Races have pre-set limits per grade. Riders may be notified (via Entry Confirmation Email) they have been wailtisted once entries reach these limits. Waitlisted riders are generally still a good chance of a start after scratchings and rider re-grades. Riders not wanting to be considered for promotion from the waitlist should scratch.
Scratching: - Scratching is a self-serve, automated refund via EntryBoss if withdrawing within scratching cut-off (generally midday Friday - pls see above).
- 09:00AM Registration Open
- 10:00AM Race Start (grades briefed & released progressively)
Race Day Procedures
Disc Brakes: - Disc brakes have recently been approved for racing by Cycling Australia effective immediately.
No License, No Race: - riders need a current license (or proof of renewal) to race. CA licenses only.
New to Racing: - 3 Race Licenses are accepted. Please ensure you have organised this with a club or online via Cycling Australia prior to race day.
Red Light Policy: - The Northern Combine complies with Cycling Victoria's red light policy. Riders are required to have a rear red light on solid to race. Spare lights may be available at Rego to borrow for riders who forget (no guarantee).
On-the-day Entries: Sorry, on-the-day entries are not accepted.
Spectating: - It is requested that family & friends watch from roadside vantage points & do not follow bunches in vehicles.
Announcements: - Please check the Northern Combine Facebook page, twitter or website for any announcements regarding racing.
Registration & Start Location: - Buffalo Sports Stadium- ( 1-29 Forest Street, Woodend VIC 3442)
Getting there: - Buffalo Sports Stadium- ( 1-29 Forest Street, Woodend VIC 3442)
Parking: - Please park at the Sports Stadium (& ride to start location)
Toilets: - Inside the stadium.
Start Location: you need to ride to the course, approx 3km out of Woodend. Please be certain to allow sufficient time to make your start.
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