This Cyclocross series run by the SWCC in conjunction with the Ferguson Valley MTB is principally all about fun and open to anyone on any bike with working brakes.
A small fee $8 & $15 will cover the race entry and include a free beer, wine or soft drink, sausage sizzle and salad. You must register beforehand and be an Auscycling member or become one using a free 4 week trail offer or for a small monthly fee. ( see links and details below)
A chance to have some short races on varying terrain whilst being egged on by fellow crazy cyclists and supporters enjoying the South Bunbury Bar and Bbq facilitates overlooking the course.
We are excited to run a series of Bunbury Cyclocross events over the next 6 Friday evenings at Hands Oval, with full support of an open Bar and BBQ facilities and grandstand overlooking almost the entire course on the embankment and grassed areas surrounding the oval. [See map noting course will change week to week and while going very close to the bar it doesn’t actually go through it! ;)) Sorry! :))
Riders of all ages and speeds will be catered for and you are are to ride any bike you wish with working brakes. see the schedule below.
The focus will be to have a Fun, Social and Slightly Competitive evening with everyone given an opportunity to place in 2 races for each category each evening, with guess-estimate handicapping in place, giving everyone the opportunity to take home a converted Belgium Beer Mug, Pint and Middy glasses and ice cream bowls supplied by Last Slice Pizza and Sportsbar which will be able to freely refilled numerous times the following week when visiting their venue!!
• 5.30 Practice • 5.45 5 min U8 handicap Race • 5.50 2 lap U 13 handicap Race • 6.00 Not so fast handicap race (Approx 25 min or 4 laps ) • 6.30 Faster handicap race (Approx 35 min Or 7 laps) • 7.10. High jump competition • 7.30 BBQ, Beers, Drinks and Salad And Presentations .
The cost will be $15 per adult and $8 per child Which will include associate membership to the South Bunbury Football Club, a free beer, wine or soft drink, sausage sizzle and salad.
Spectators Sausages x 2 for $5 and $5 for salad.
All participants will either need to register online and have either one of the following Auscycling licenses
an Auscycling off road race license from $11 to $14 per month for concession & adults and $50 to $75 per year for children under 8 & 13 y.o. https://www.auscycling.org.au/membership/race-off-road
Or Auscycling race all license $11 to $22 p/ month for concession & adults and $50 p/year 2-7yo & $75 p/year 8-12y.o https://www.auscycling.org.au/membership/race-all-discipline
Or a free 4 week trial license https://www.auscycling.org.au/membership/other/free-trial
|Not so fast||$15|
|Faster than not so fast||$15|
* Scratching: - Scratching is a self-serve, automated refund via EntryBoss if withdrawing within scratching cut-off (pls see above).
|Rego Start Time||17:00|
|Race Start Time||17.45|
|Rego Location - The Grandstand-Hands Oval via the Clarke St entrance|
|Parking Behind grandstands|
|Toilets in Bar area|