Club DH Race #2
Gravity Club Series Club Race 2 – Sunday 2nd August 2015
Golden Grove, Chittering
*Note this is downhill not a roller so protective equipment requirements must be complied with.
Club Gravity racing – the perfect introduction to downhill mountain bike racing. Held at low cost on tracks that suit everyone! Whether you are a seasoned elite rider or are interested in seeing what downhill mountain biking is all about you will have a great time at Peel Gravity Club races.
This is race number two of the three Gravity Club races planned as part of the Gravity club level series. Points from all events in the series count toward the series winner. You will be able to race events on almost all types of mountain bike, ensuring that your bike fits the clubs safe standards. Front and rear brakes, working suspension and bar ends.
There will be LIVE timing at all Peel events in 2015 – that means you get a time within minutes of crossing the finish line!
Note Golden Grove venue does not have shuttles and is a push up venue.
Track location is Golden Grove Orchard, 1378 Chittering Valley Road, Lower Chittering
There will be drinks and food available at the event from the Golden Grove shop located adjacent to the finish line.
Protective equipment requirements – Australian Standard approved or equivalent Full Face Helmets are mandatory, Body armor is highly recommended. Elbow pads, knees pads if wearing shorts. Gloves.
Handle bars must have Bar ends or Plugs. Full race rules can be found by clicking here
There will be a seeding run and then a timed race run.
All Riders must sign on before practicing the course. Riding the course without being entered will result in – First Offense- Verbal Warning, Second Offence-1 Race Ban. Third Offense – Season Ban.
Only riders and designated officials wearing a helmet, and displaying a valid Number Plate on the front of the bike, will be allowed onto the course during official practice sessions. Number Plates to be displayed at all times, if plate is lost, you will need to acquire another for the nominal fee at registration. Your Plate must visible and legible at all times. You will be keeping your plate for the season.
This is a club level series, aimed to be low cost, easy to participate in and most importantly fun!
Sunday rego and race.
Late rego will be open 8am-9am
Practice: Track open from 8am-10:30am with a mandatory ride briefing at 11am
Prices: Track side rego will incur a $20 late fee
If you cannot do online rego please notify the club prior so you do not incur the late fee.
- Senior club members $45
- Junior club members $35 (U13, U15 & U17)
Proof of Membership and Licence needed- please keep you receipt
Club membership $30
MTBA or Club card will need to be shown at Rego for proof. MTBA/Day licences apply – if you are not a current member of MTBA you will have to pay a $20 fee for your insurance. Your day license will cover both days if you are doing both events!
Registration is now open and will close at midnight on Thursday 30th July.
To register, click this link.
Volunteers will be required to make this round happen!
Bring a Volunteer and receive ½ price registration or cash refund for the event.
·4-5 Marshalls (no experience needed, food supplied for the day)
·4-5 people to help set up and dismantle after presenations