FF Patrick Caslin (CFA) (Head Organiser)
Mob: 0448 747 710
Mr Michael Sparke (VIPO)
Mr John Chatfield (SES)
Men under 60 years old will race 66 km approx.
All women and men over 60 years old will race 44 km approx.
The event will be taking the form of a Criterium this year due to volunteer numbers and will be held on a closed road/crit track. Event format will be of a timed duration + 2 laps once allocated time has elapsed or at the Commissaires discretion. Event duration TBC.
All participants should check the cycling page on the Games website for updated information on this event – www.emergencyservicesgames.org.au
|70||70 years and over|
Final Age group groupings are subject to the amount of entries received. Organisers reserve the right to merge age groups into 5-year age brackets if sufficient entries warrant it.
Saturday 1st April 2023 – Road Race Location: Ballarat (Venue to be confirmed)
Times: 1130hrs Road Race
Road Race maybe converted to a crit subject to permits and availability of volunteers (marshalls)
Racing will follow the AusCycling racing rules.
If only one entry received for an age division, that division could be deleted and the competitor offered a position in the next younger age group. Age and or gender divisions may be merged if entries are insufficient or split if entries prove popular for an age group to ensure safe participation for all riders
All riders must have a current Aus Cycling Race
Membership or purchase a Race Day Licence. Race day licences or the 4-week free trial can be purchased online using the link below – Please note that race day licences are only valid on the day of purchase! https://www.auscycling.org.au/membership/other/event-licences https://www.auscycling.org.au/membership/other/free-trial
All Memberships and race licences must be valid on the date of the event for which you are registering. If your membership expires before the date of the event, you must renew your membership before entering this event. You will be required to show your membership on the day. Race licences for all riders will assist us complying with our permits and will need to be shown at the registration desk/point/staging area.
The cycling events are races and as such, involve varied levels of inter-agency competition and ability. While age group medals are awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place getters, the emphasis on the event is to promote fitness, health (physical and mental) friendship and participation. Medals will be presented on conclusion of each event.
The events are supported by the Ballarat Sebastopol Sebastopol Cycling Club, John Nicholls Timing
All race circuits are dependent upon successful granting of relevant permit applications and appropriate volunteer/staff numbers required for the course(s).
Program containing start list, times, directions, distances etc. will be emailed to all competitors after the close of entries.
Entries will not be accepted after 26th March 2023 unless approved by Event Head Coordinator
Could all competitors please provide THEIR e-mail address, or agency address on entry to facilitate the sending of the relevant rules? Preference for sending rules will be by e-mail