Format: Championship Race by License Category.
The Northern Combine Championships are run be CA License Category, offering Masters a separate Championship(s) to contest.
Mens NC Champs categories have previously been Elite, M123 & M456. This year, Masters can elect to race Open or Masters as follows;
Open (CA License Categories - Elite, U23 + Any Masters electing to race Open)
Masters 123 (CA License Categories - MAS1, MAS2 & MAS3 )
Masters 456 (CA License Categories - MAS4, MAS5 & MAS6 +)
To be clear:
Masters-aged riders can elect to race either Open or their Masters Category.
Likewise, 'Elite' Category license holders who are of an appropriate age can elect to race Masters.
Women Champs - Categories are dependant on numbers. As a minimum, Women will race as Open. If sufficient demand exists we may offer further categories (eg Women's Masters123)
Juniors as follows;
U19 (who will race with Open men but contest their own category)
U17, U15, U13 (will be raced per Alf & David Morgan)
U23 - it is requested that you race Opens.
Race Distance: 86.5 km
Registration: From 9am Kyneton Showgrounds(184 - 194 Mollison St, Kyneton).
Parking: Kyneton Showgrounds(184 - 194 Mollison St, Kyneton).
Toilets & Amenities: Kyneton Showgrounds(184 - 194 Mollison St, Kyneton).
Race Start: 10am
Directions: Exit Calder Freeway at 2nd Kyneton turnoff "Kyneton / Heathcote C326" Exit. At the large roundabout shortly after exiting, take the second exit to Beauchamp St and continue to the T intersection with Mollison St. Turn left onto Mollison St and enter the Showgrounds via the main entrance (approx 100m after turning onto Mollison St).
Entry Fees: $25 or $15 for volunteers.
Lunch: We are putting on an informal lunch for friends of the Combine. Riders, Vols and Combine Supporters are welcome to join us for an informal lunch after the race. We are getting the Curry Truck from the 3DT (Daba at Mill). To help with estimating numbers for catering, please let us know whether you & any friends intend staying for lunch (Via the designated question on the entry form).
PLEASE NOTE: This is a championship race and only open to members of Northern Combine affiliated clubs.
Entries: ENTER HERE (Volunteers & Non-volunteers. Combine Clubs only.)
Prize Money: No prize money. Trophies and medals.