Date: SATURDAY NOV. 12, 2011 at SALISBURY EQUESTRIAN CENTER, PARKER, CO
*** Update 11/5/2011 ***
NEW VENUE - 2.2 miles of hard pack dirt, asphalt, prairie weeds, and sand - a little bit of everything - not very technical, but enough twists and turns to test your strength - come check it out - you won't be disappointed!
Nice payout for Senior Men OPEN and Senior Women OPEN - $300 for 1st(merch), $200 for 2nd(merch), $100for 3rd(merch) and a 4th place prize for all categories!
Mere mortal category prizes are 1st thru 4th - where else have you seen that?
Announcing by Larry Grossman, Pancakes by Flippin Flapjacks and good weather guaranteed! SPONSORED BY BIG RING CYCLES in Golden, Colorado and hosted by the folks who put on the Triple Bypass, Team Evergreen and Team Evergreen Racing.
Directions 9500 N. Motsenbocker Road south of Main street in Parker – west of Parker Road.
From Denver and Colorado Springs take I-25. Exit Lincoln Avenue east. Right on Jordan southbound, left on Main street eastbound, right on Motsenbocker Road south- bound about 2 miles left to Salisbury Equestrian Center.
Registration and Entry Fees: Online $25 for first race, $15 for second race, $30 race day. Juniors race free when racing in their junior category. Entry fees include ACA operational & insur- ance surcharges. One-day ACA membership is available at race site for $10. No annual licenses will be sold the day of the race but can be purchased at americancycling.org. Your CX racing age is your age as of Dec. 31 2012. Race day registration opens at 8:00am and closes 20 minutes before the start of each race. ONLINE registration at http://mad.sc/BigRingCX2011. Call-ups based upon ranking provided by CrossResults.com. Course warm-ups ONLY during designated times (see below). TIMING CHIPS WILL NOT BE USED - NO TIMING CHIPS NEEDED.
Amenities: Onsite mechanical support provided by Jinji Cycles, Pancakes by Flippin’ Flapjacks, Race Announcer Larry Grossman, kids playground on premises.
Course Description: 3.3K (2.0 miles) long. The start area is asphalt - finish area is pavement. 1% Sand, 9% Pavement, 90% hard pack dirt or grass, approximately 95% of course has ample space for passing.
Restrictions: Race parking only in West lot or overflow lot. No race parking in East lot up course from finish line – ACA officials, race staff and vendor parking only in the East lot. No staking of team tents/canopies in the team warm-up area (grass circle south of Finish line) or on grass any- where at venue.