Results – Hammer Nutrition Round 1

Results are up for today’s racing – check the results page here. You can also find the Elite Series points table on the same page – I will endeavour to make it look prettier over the coming months!

If there’s any discrepancies please email timing@ambc.asn.au and I’ll look into it.

Results will be finalised by Thursday morning.

The next round in the Enduro series is open for registration – Sunday 1st June. To register – click here - at this stage we are planning for Prospect Hill, but due to logging operations the race maybe relocated. Stay tuned for details!

Thank you goes out to all our volunteers that make the day happen:

  • Course setup
    • David Knight (Committee)
    • Jason Morrison
    • Aurelia Strozik
  • Course packup
    • Malcolm Robertson (Committee)
    • Anna Puckridge
  • BBQ
    • Dez Clarke
    • Scott Keneally (Committee) – also on race brief and parking marshal
  • Registration
    • Robyn Couch (Committee)
    • Chelsea Hooton
    • Betina Denton

and also the people involved with assisting with last minute packup!

Hammer Nutrition Enduro Round 1 Start List

Weather is shaping up to be quite nice with the BOM is predicting 26C and partly cloudy – don’t forget to bring your sunscreen!

The gate will be open from 8am for competitors to drive down to the start/finish area. Please remember that this is a residential area and try to keep the noise down.

Attached is a start list for tomorrows race – if any details are incorrect let timing@ambc.asn.au know so we can rectify it.

Start List

The BBQ will be firing up once again -

  • Snags, onion and bread – $2
  • Drinks – $1

See you all there!

Reminder – Hammer Nutrition Enduro Round 1

Don’t forget to register for the race by 10am Saturday!

The registration page had a slight glitch overnight, but all entries should be working now.

If you have any issues, send an email to timing@ambc.asn.au and we can sort out solutions.

Don’t forget to wind your clocks back at 3am on Sunday by an hour – you get an extra hour of sleep!

We are still looking for a parking marshal volunteer. We can even provide a high-vis vest (you still get a transferable race entry, sausage and drink as well!)! Contact racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au if you’re interested.

A course map is available here.

General Enduro Series information is here.

This round is the first round in our Winter Elite Series. Read more about it here.

The club has printed a number of petition papers for the “A Metre Matters” campaign, for people to sign. They will be available at the registration/sign-on desk. More information is available on the Amy Gillett Foundation website.

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Hammer Nutrition 4 hour Enduro – Round 1

Register now for the Hammer Nutrition XC Enduro Series Race 1 at Craigburn Farm, Sunday 6th of April 2014.

Registrations close online, the day prior at 10am. There will be no on the day registration. Please contact timing@ambc.asn.au if you have any issues with registration.

We are looking for volunteers for the following roles:

  • Two people to provide BBQ services,
  • One person for parking marshaling,
  • Two people to assist with track set-up on Saturday 5th April at 9am,
  • Two people to assist with registration – handing out race packs – the time keeper will handle any tricky questions,
  • Two people to provide assistance with track pack-up,

All volunteers receive a free, transferable race entry – this entry can be used for any grade and qualifies for the elite series entry – a BBQ’d delight and a refreshing beverage to wash it all down with. If you can assist, please email racevolunteers@ambc.asn.au to register your interest.

If any junior riders are interested in riding as a duo but don’t have a partner, please contact juniors@ambc.asn.au for information.

We have been approved to open the gate to allow parking near the start finish area – see the map below -

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2014 Melrose Fat Tyre Festival

Posted on behalf of Over the Edge Sports

2014 Fat Tyre Festival in Melrose, SA on 6th – 9th June 2014.

Fat Tyre Festival welcomes mountain bike riders of all ages and abilities to come and test out their skills on the trails around Melrose. The long weekend is a family-orientated event with street parties, stalls, food, live music, entertainment and awesome giveaways.

Riders can sign up for for Mini D time trials, mountain bike orienteering, modular pump track challenge, night rides, skills and bike maintenance courses and guided rides for all abilities.

A FREE return bus transfer service from Adelaide to Melrose is available for all registered riders and their bikes!

Special Guest Kelly McGarry will be running skills sessions and performing a jump display.

Kelly Mcgarry’s ratings went off the dial last year when he back flipped the 72ft gap at the Red Bull Rampage in Virgin Utah! He won the “Peoples Choice” award and second overall, for his amazing effort. The Youtube video went viral and has almost reached 17 million views and is still climbing. If you haven’t seen it, check it out!

He will also be hanging out, showing the kids some moves at Adelaide City Dirt on 1st June if you’re in town!

Sitting around the campfires at night, riding all day – it is going to be an awesome long-weekend of singletrack!

Tickets:

Weekend – $60 Adult / $20 Kids (Earlybird Special – $10 off adult weekend ticket if booked in March)
Day only – $30 Adult / $20 Kids

For more information – check out Melrose MTB webpage and join the Facebook event or head over to t

For bookings and enquiries please email melrosefattyre@gmail.com or call Kerri on +61 (0) 412 038 994