Race #2: June 7th, 2017 (register 6:15-6:45pm, start 7:00pm)
What: XC mountain bike racing on a marked course with Webscorer lap and finish timing.
Where: Registration, start and finish is at the junction of Short Hop, BCIT and Cedar Ramble Nordic trails. This is about 500m uphill from the Griffith Creek trail kiosk on Short Hop nordic trail. Parking for the event is in the Griffith Creek parking lot. Ride your bike from the parking lot to the start line. An outhouse is available at the parking lot. Water is not available. If you have a number plate from previous races feel free to bring it and use it.
Cost: $5 for RCA members. Kids can race for just $2. Note that you must be an RCA member to take part. Please bring proof of RCA membership to the event. You can also purchase your RCA membership ($30) at registration – just come a little earlier to ensure you have time to fill out the necessary forms. Exact change is appreciated.
Course: The race will use our standard two lap format. Each lap will use sections of the Nordic trails, Berm Donor, the powerline access road, Dusty Beaver, Buff Enuff and Tantrum. Please see the map for details of the exact route. Each lap is approximately 7.5km with 225m of climbing. Expect the fastest riders to complete the race in 50 minutes. You are welcome to do only one lap but you will be ranked behind anyone who does more laps than you.