2020 AMBC XCO Series

Join us on Sunday 28th June, 26th July and 30 August 2020 for the long awaited return to MTB racing in Adelaide. We are now looking to follow the calendar as proposed earlier in the year, with our first race at Anstey Hill on the 28th of June!

COVID restrictions: Please read this!

ONLINE REGISTRATION – no on the day entries

(ONLY OPEN on the 25th-27th of June)

Anstey Hill Rego: https://online.mtba.org.au/ERegister.aspx?E=7810

Eagle Rego: https://online.mtba.org.au/ERegister.aspx?E=7811

Kinchina Rego: https://online.mtba.org.au/ERegister.aspx?E=7812

RACE DETAILS- *subject to change pending COVID restrictions*

8:15am: SIGN ON

9:00am: FEMALE + JUNIOR GRADES START

10.30am: PRESENTATION (early grades) (approximate time)

11:00am: MALE GRADES START

CATEGORIES/START WAVES: * Subject to change with COVID restrictions**

Self seeded, ability based categories for XC racing.

A Grade Men: 6 laps

B Grade Men / A Grade Women: 5 laps

C Grade Men / B Grade Women: 4 Laps

D Grade Men 3 laps / New! C Grade Women: 3 laps

Junior A: 3 Laps

Junior B: 2 Laps

(*All Junior races to be cancelled if forecast for 34deg or over)

(**All lap counts are subject to change at any time at the race director’s discretion. All entrants will be notified.)

RACE COURSE INFO

** Suggested laps per grade based on a 15 minute Elite (A Grade) lap time. This is a guide only and the number of laps is variable due to different venues and different track conditions.

PARKING

Parking will be directed on race day or notified prior to event.

Follow signage. Please make sure you exit before our committee, otherwise your car will be locked in!

HOUSEKEEPING

Please be mindful that Anstey Hill RP and Kinchina CP are popular park for walkers, wildlife enthusiasts and dog owners. They also house significant conservation value. Be respectful to the park and it’s users and represent MTB’ers sensibly!

COURSE SET UP

Course will be set up the day before. If anyone can help please get in touch with the club at racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au

VOLUNTEERS

We need you. These races happen with the good work done by our vollies. If you are available to help set up or pack up or assist with anything else please get in touch with Aurelia Strozik via email: racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au

MEMBERSHIP

It is cheaper to race as a club member. To join or renew visit the MTBA website and select Adelaide Mountain Bike Club as your club:https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/

FREE once-off 8 week trial MTBA memberships are available on the above link.

LOCATION

Information about the location can be found in our trails index http://ambc.asn.au/trails/index/, and an interactive map at

Anstey Hill: https://www.trailforks.com/region/anstey-hill-recreation-park-20108/?lat=-34.827911&lon=138.739380&z=17&m=trailforks

Eagle Park: https://www.trailforks.com/region/eagle-mountain-bike-park/

Kinchina: https://www.trailforks.com/region/kinchina-conservation-park-22232/

If you have any questions, feel free to email 2020committee@ambc.asn.au for more information!

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