Events

Sep
08
8:30 AM

Chainless Race

Sunday, September 08, 2019
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

A twist on the classic race structure. This race is all about flow and maintaining speed. With no chain you'll be looking for every opportunity to pump and absorb your way down the track.

A fun day out for all.

How to Register 
Registration will open on Friday 16th August, so save the race date and look out for updates. 

Registration will close at midday on Saturday 7th September

The Race Course
The course will be released on Monday 2nd September. The course will be on intermediate terrain.

Cost to Race 
The cost to take part in the Chainless race is $45 if you register before Saturday 7th September. 

On the day registration will be $55. 

Please register early to secure your spot! 

Categories

  • Under 15 Men
  • Under 15 Women
  • Under 19 Men
  • Under 19 Women
  • Open Men (19-29)
  • Open Women (19-29)
  • Masters Men (30-39)
  • Masters Women (30-39)
  • Veterans Men (40+)
  • Veterans Women (40+)

On the Day
Gates will open at 8:15 am with race check-in from 8:30 am - 9:15 am.

A race briefing will occur at 9:15 am - 9:30 am. This is compulsory for all racers.

Practice laps will take place from 9:45 am through to 11:30 am followed by seeding runs then race runs.

What you Need to Know

Protective Equipment
At CAP we are safety conscious and encourage all riders to wear appropriate gear to protect themselves from injury.

For the race riders MUST
· Wear a safe and functional helmet that meets NZ bike standards with no cracks in it
· Be wearing a shirt (e.g. no singlets)
· Appropriate closed toe shoes

We strongly recommend that riders wear
· Full Face Helmet that meets NZ bike standards with no cracks in it
· Full finger gloves
· Knee pads
· Full-length pants
· Long sleeve shirts
· Elbow protection
· Neck brace

If you wish to wear any of these items we have strongly recommend but don’t own them, let us know at race registration (or earlier) and we can organise gear for you free of charge, excluding neck braces (refundable deposit will occur).

Mechanics
Please note, we will NOT have any mechanics taking chains off on the day. This is up to you to arrange. For practice runs your chains can remain on if you choose, however your chain MUST be removed BEFORE you get on the lift for your race run.