Update: Due to the recommendation to avoid unnecessary travel to the City of Casey, the planned races for June 27th have been cancelled. We hope that Junior racing will return on July 11th, pending health recommendations.
BLACKBURN CYCLING CLUB PRESENTS: WINTER CRITERIUM RACING AT CASEY FIELDSJUNIORS UP TO J19 ONLY FOR THE FIRST EVENT, THEN ALL AGE GROUPS FROM THE 23rd JULY
Winter Criterium Racing at Casey Fields, will be held every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month throughout the winter season at Casey Fields Criterium Circuit. Casey Fields is a fully closed cycling facility which gives us the opportunity to run Criterium racing for all levels in a safe environment.
Riders from all Clubs welcome. Food and drinks will be available on the day for riders and spectators.
Casey Fields Criterium Circuit course: https://www.strava.com/segments/628235
RIDERS MUST PRE-ENTER VIA ENTRYBOSS Link: TBA
$10 entry (J19 and under)
$20 entry (Seniors and Masters)
Riders will need to register on the day. Please be at Registration 30 minutes prior to your event.
Please bring your current Cycling Australia licence. Race numbers will be provided at Registration
All State Government and Cycling Victoria guidelines will be adhered to.
A rough guide of grades for Juniors will be as follows for the 1st two Junior only events :
Novice – Beginners and very young
E Grade – U11 and younger
D Grade – U11 and U13
C Grade – U13 and U15
B Grade – U15 and U17
A Grade – Elite U17 and U19
Please see attached table of registration and start times for each age group.
All riders will need a current Cycling Australia Race Licence for Grades A, B, C, D and E, and either a Race or Ride licence for the Novice grade event, which will be a race simulation for newer riders.
Novice and E Grade will race on the small loop. A, B, C and D Grades will use the entire course.
Riders are expected to self-grade via their Entry Boss registration, however, final Grading will be at the discretion of the commissaire. Rider grades can change throughout the series based on results.
CA Tech Regulations re roll-out/age-appropriate gearing restrictions are adhered to for all Junior riders.
Track will be open for warm-up from 12noon till 12.20 pm, prior to Novice and D grades commencing.
The big loop will be open for warm-up while the Novice and E grade riders are riding on the small loop. Once the large loop is in use, warm-up will have to be external of the Criterium circuit.
Presentations for Novice grade will be at approximately 1:00 PM following their races
Presentations for E grade will be at approximately 1:10 PM following their races
Presentations for D grade will be at approximately 1:40 PM following their races
Presentations for C grade will be at approximately 2:00 PM following their races
Presentations for B grade will be at approximately 2:55 PM following their races
Presentations for A grade will be at approximately 3:10 PM following their races
Any Question can be directed to Barry Woods on 0407 308 755
SAVE THE DATE!!
Blackburn Cycling Club Winter Criterium Series dates are as follows:
Sat, 27th June 20 – CANCELLED
Sat, 11th July 20 – JUNIORS ONLY
Sat, 25th July 20 – ALL AGE GROUPS
Sat, 8th August 20 – ALL AGE GROUPS
Sat, 22nd August 20 – ALL AGE GROUPS
Sat, 12th September 20 (Incorporating Blackburn CC Club Champs) – ALL AGE GROUPS
Sat, 26th September 20 – ALL AGE GROUPS
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Casey Fields Criterium