GARIGAL GORILLA's Winter Dual Slalom Race Series 2022

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We're excited to announce the first round of our Winter Dual Slalom race series! 

ROUND 1: Saturday the 11th of June 2022 at JJ Melbourne Hills reserve Terrey Hills.

Come and race your mates in our any bikes race, a side-by-side battle against the clock.
Compete in a time trial format with only the top riders heading to the head to head elimination format for podium and cash prizes . 
$$$ prizes for winning males and winning females.

Free BBQ for racers, DJ, Whip off comp and more. 
Entry fee is $25 -ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY 
  • Registration 8am to 10am (collection of plates) 
  • Practice from 8am to 10am 
  • Qualification/seeding runs commences at 10 am and ends 1pm
  • Race starts at 2pm
  • Full face helmets and protective equipment are mandatory .
  • The minimum age allowed is 11 year old for U13, please get in touch for exemption
  • There will be NO on the day entry into the event. 
  • Entrants will require to enter online with Auscycling license( see below)
  • Offering free entries to riders or parents volunteering during the event- get in touch with garigalgorillas@gmail.com
Prizes for 
 - Whip off comp
 - Fastest time during trial for U13, U15, U17
 - Best Dressed
 - and more

 

Event Entry Includes:

  • Race Plate
  • BBQ

To participate the ride please buy tickets here. You must have a valid Aus Cycling or MTBA membership to be able to ride (this is for insurance purposes.) Please enter your valid member number AND expiry date in the checkout field (THIS IS MANDATORY & NO EXCUSES) eg. 12345 11/06/2021. If you are purchasing more than one ticket you MUST enter all member numbers and expiry dates. e.g. 12345 1/12/2022, 12346 1/12/2022. 

Once you have confirmed purchase - take a screenshot of this or save your email. You will need to show your confirmation email of ticket purchase showing the correct ticket date, on the day of the Race to receive your drinks/bbq tickets. There will not be ANY cash sales on the day. ALL tickets must be purchased online before the ride day!

Sorry no refunds and tickets are not transferable.  

RULES FOR THE GG’s Dual slalom:

  • Registration 8am to 10am (collection of plates) 
  • Practice on each track from 8 to 9am. The two tracks will differ slightly.
  • Unlimited Seeding runs from 9am till 1pm.
  • The Top 32 riders quickest time will be selected for finals. 2pm start.
  • Riders will be slotted according to their pace, e.g. make the fastest rider race the slowest rider in the first round of dual to ensures that the two best riders don’t meet each other in the first round.
  • Race each other twice, once on each track and against the same rider on both tracks – the fastest combined time moves on to the next round.
  • Riders must set a time on all 2 sides to qualify for podium
  • No short cutting the track even if not bunted.
  • Time penalties of 1sec for knocking down poles. Stay clear of the poles.
  • Race numbers must be displayed on the handlebars of the bicycle.
  • Riders must register before they will be allowed to practice.
  • All riders must wear Full Face helmet at all times when riding and racing. You will be required to wear fully enclosed foot wear and gloves are recommended.
  • For U17, U15 and U13 Categories, full finger gloves/full length jersey/knee pads/elbow pads are mandatory
  • You are allowed to change bikes in between your runs.
  • You must be present or be represented at the ceremony at the end of the race to claim your awards.
  • You must not cut the track and stay on your side. It will be clearly marked with spray paint, flags and signs. If we see you cheating, you will not be allowed to participate

Garigal MTB Club reserves the right to cancel the race at any time and the race may be cancelled by us due to fire, storm, rain, inclement weather, wind, venue closure, or any other circumstances. If conditions do warrant the postponement of the event, Garigal MTB club will endeavour to set an alternative date and entry fees and registration details will be transferred to that alternative race.

 

For further questions, please contact us. 

 

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