Event URN:
291101
Start date:
Sun, 1st Dec 2013
Event Type:
MTB DH (Competitive)
Venue:
Cannop Valley
Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7EH
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Entry close date
Thu, 29th Dec 2011
Event promoted by:
Naked Racing ( website )
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Event website:
http://www.minidownhill.com
Event organiser:
Mr Christopher Roberts
Info for Riders:
Sunday
Registration 0830-1000
Racing starts at 11.00am
Podiums and prizes for top 3 in each category.

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Preview Races:
Date Start Race name Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 01:00 Hardtail Non-Ranking Elite, Expert, ...
1 Dec 13 00:00 Rippers (10-12) Non-Ranking None 12 and under
1 Dec 13 11:00 Juvenile (13-14) Non-Ranking None Juvenile
1 Dec 13 00:00 Youth (15-16) Non-Ranking None Youth

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Prizes

Six Six One prizes for top 3 in each categories.

Event Program: 

Sunday

Practice 9.00am – 10.45am

Race Starts (2 x runs weather and light permitting) 11.00am – 3.30pm

Prize Presentations 4.00pm

 

Race categories – No license required to race

Product prizes to top three in each age category

Each Winner also wins a free uplift day from Simon from Flyup Downhill

Categories

  • Hardtail age - 13+
  • Ripper Age 10-12
  • Juvenile Age 13-14
  • Youth – Age 15-16
  • Junior – Age 17-18
  • Senior – Age 19-29
  • Master – Age 30-39
  • Veteran – Age 40+
  • Ladies – All ages
  • Pro-Open – Age 17+ for any experienced racers, Pro, semi pro or any one who wants the challenge of this intense type of racing. – No license required to race

 

Registration:

You can collect your number board on Saturday afternoon to save time on Sunday morning.

 

Please bring £5 note deposit for Number Board (you will get this refunded after on return of your number board after the race)

Saturday 4.00pm to 5.00pm (by cafe)
Sunday 8.15am to 10.00am (in Forest)

You must sign on and collect your number board before 10am on Sunday.
Full Face Helmets must be worn and done up for practice & racing on the track.

 

2013 Race Schedule: 

Saturday – The forest is open as normal and you must follow the local rules & fees.

The course will be marked out on Saturday and there will be registration during Saturday evening.

 

Sunday – Race Day

Registration 8.30am to 10.30am You must sign on and register before riding the track.

4.30pm Podiums Top 5 in each category


Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though if spaces remain, we will accept very limited entries on the day. Enter via the British Cycling website.

You do not need a race licence to race.

It is their responsibility to look after your number board. A lost number board will mean a £5.00 charge for a replacement as will a number board that has a modified shape and sponsors' logos removed. No defacing of number boards. The number boards remain the property of Mini Downhill.


Race Regulations: The event will run under BC Regulations and Penalties.

Please make sure you aware of the rules. A course inspection will performed before the start of practice with the Chief BC Commissaire and any recommendations will be implemented.

The course will be covered by marshals. They will have red and yellow flags, radio communications and be briefed each morning.
Mini Downhill rules incorporate those laid out in the current BC and UCI handbook.  

We recommend that all riders and especially Juvenile and Youth age riders must wear the following body armour: Full Spine Elbow pads Knee pads.

 

Behavior - Anti-social behaviour, vandalsim, riding mini-bikes, motorbikes, driving recklessly at the event (Disqualified). Acts of violence, intimidation or vandalism will receive a lifetime ban. Under suspicion of theft, the police will be called and you will be detained until their arrival

Race Timing: Race Timing will be carried out by the Nakedracing Team,

Results will be posted in the main arena on completion of each event and online by Monday 12:00 after the event.  

Medical: Paramedic Medical Cover will be provided, both on course and from an identifiable Base Station in the event arena. 

Illegal Drugs Policy:

We run a zero tolerance policy on illegal drugs. If we suspect you are in possession of or using illegal drugs we will ask you to leave the venue and the Police may well be called. 

Camping: No Camping will be available onsite.

PA System: A full Public Announcement Facility will be on site with announcements throughout the day. A Notice Board will also be on display in the Race Office/Rider Registration area for displaying information regarding the event.

Catering: There is an onsite café providing fresh hot and cold food and refreshments. 

Toilets & Showers: In the Peddleabike away café. Please respect these toilets and showers.

 

Refunds and Transfers:

If you wish to cancel a booking please note the following cancellation conditions:

  • 29+ days notice: Entry fee minus a £10.00 administration charge per race cancelled. Refunds will be credited back to the card on which you originally paid within 28 days of your notice in writing to chris.roberts@nakedracing.com
  • 28 days or less, no refund.
  • Transfer requests with 29 days notice are applicable for any remaining events in that year.
  • Transfer requests 28 days or less notice are not applicable.
  • Please note you can not swap your entry with another rider.
  • The race weekend starts from 15:00 on the Friday before therefore the timescales above mean all e-mails must be received by our deadline which is 4 weeks before the 15:00 on the Friday before the race day.
  • The above policies are not dependant on circumstances and are final.

Please email chris.roberts@nakedracing.com please note we will not deal with any cancellations over the phone, by text or Facebook. Inform us of your full name, category racing and which race we are dealing with.

 

Force Majeure: If Naked racing is prevented (directly or indirectly) from performing any of its obligations under the entry agreement by reasons of act of God, strikes, trade disputes, breakdowns, government or political action, interruption of transport, acts of war or terrorism, acts of omissions by a third party for any other reasons whatsoever outside of Naked racing control, then Naked racing will be under no liability whatsoever to you and may as its option, cancel the event.

If the event is cancelled we will not be liable for costs of travel fares, hotels, or any other expenses that may be incurred.

It is your responsibility to ensure the race is going ahead before travelling. We will do our best to inform you if the race has to be cancelled but we do not accept liability if we are unable to contact you. We strongly advise that you check before making travel and accommodation arrangements. 

If the event is cancelled we are unable to refund or part refund any entry fee, we are also unable to transfer your entry to another event. 

 

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Event Location:

Coleford,
Gloucestershire,
GL16 7EH

Race: Hardtail

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 01:00 Non-Ranking --- Elite, Expert, G/Vet... ---

Race: Rippers (10-12)

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None 12 and under ---

Race: Juvenile (13-14)

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 11:00 Non-Ranking None Juvenile ---

Race: Youth (15-16)

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Youth ---

Race: Junior (17-18)

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Junior ---

Race: Senior

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Senior ---

Race: Master

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Master ---

Race: Veteran

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Veteran ---

Race: Pro-Am

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Elite, Expert, Junio... ---

Race: Ladies

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Fully Booked
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
1 Dec 13 00:00 Non-Ranking None Elite, G/Vet, Junior... ---