Cycling

Events:  2 Road Races (40k & 20k)  and 2 Time Trials (10k & 5k)

Venue Location:  in western Little Rock @ Two Rivers Park (take Cantrell/Hwy 10 to Pinnacle Valley Rd to County Farm Rd to Two Rivers Park entrance)

NOTE:   Online registration this week is $55.   On-site registration is available for $60 at Two Rivers Park before each race.    Enter  1, 2, 3 or all 4 races for these same entry fee rates.    Please bring a check or cash if you plan to register at the event.

 

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Competition Dates:

4 RACES OVER 3 DAYS   Note: stayed tuned to this page for updates

Friday October 5th – 10k TT @ 5:30pm in western Little Rock area, at Two Rivers Park at 6900 Two Rivers Park Road, Little Rock, AR 72223.    A flat out and back course.  Start for first rider off is planned approximately 5:30pm.
See this Strava link:  http://www.strava.com/routes/10965348

 

Saturday October 6th – 20K RR in Little Rock at 8:00am, at Two Rivers Park.   A mostly flat out and back course, with 2 short “kinda tough” climbs (same hill, just from different sides on same road).  This is an out and back route.
See this Strava link:  http://www.strava.com/routes/10965360

 

Saturday October 6th – 5k TT @ 2:00pm in western Little Rock, at Two Rivers Park at 6900 Two Rivers Park Road, Little Rock, AR 72223.    A flat out and back course.
See this Strava link: http://www.strava.com/routes/14783331

 

Sunday October 7th – 40k RR @ 8:00am.   A rolling out and back route, going from Two Rivers Park out Pinnacle Valley Rd to Hwy 300, going north through Natural Step and Roland to Monnie Springs, then a u turn back to Two Rivers Park.    See this Strava link:  http://www.strava.com/routes/15096102

Packet Pickup: Prior to your first cycling event.    Numbers will also be given out, with pins.
Athlete Check-In: Athletes may check-in 45 minutes prior each event
Equipment: Cyclists must provide their own bike equipment. Wear a helmet at all times while on bike.
Rules: USAC rules apply.  See official at event for all specific rules.
1. All cycling events will be conducted in accordance with U.S.A. Cycling (USAC) rules. More info : (719) 434-4200 or www.usacycling.org
2. Helmets are mandatory and must conform to USA Cycling regulations.
3. Multi-gear (free wheel) bikes with front and rear brakes are required. Fixed gear and recumbent bicycles are not permitted. All bicycles must be certified by race officials prior to the competition.
4. There may be no protective shield, faring or other device on any part of the bicycle (including, but not limited to, the frame, wheels, handlebars, chain wheel or accessories) that has the effect of reducing air resistance, except those allowed by the USAC.
5. Handlebars used for steering with ends, features, or attachments that extend forward or upward or that provide support for other than the rider’s hands (including aero bars) are permitted only in the time trial events and not in the road race events.
6. If in doubt about your qualification, check for an official ruling from the chief referee before your appointed starting time. Once the clock begins, your time is running and will not be adjusted.
7. In time trial events, the rider shall be held by an official at the start but shall be neither restrained nor pushed.
8. Riders must stay to the right except when overtaking another rider. Failure to do so will result in disqualification.
9. In time trial events, no rider shall pace behind another rider closer than 25 meters (80 feet) ahead, or 2 meters (7 feet) to the side. A rider who is observed taking pace shall receive a time penalty.
10. No restarts are permitted.