Mountain Bike Australia in conjunction with Orange Mountain Bike Club and Orange City Council are pleased to present Rounds 1 & 2 of the 2018 Cross-Country National Series.
Event: 2018 MTBA Cross-County National Series presented by Beastwear – Rounds 1 & 2
Date: Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th December, 2017
UCI Class: Class 3 | Elite Men, Elite Women, Junior Men & Junior Women
Location: Kinross State Forest, Orange, NEW SOUTH WALES
Event Host: Orange Mountain Bike Club
Facebook Event Page: www.facebook.com/events/114284929257432
Official Hashtag: #XCNS18
President of the Commissaire Panel: Max Mager (UCI)
Commissaire Panel: Darryl Cram (MTBA) & Tim Rowe (MTBA)
Online Registrations for the 2018 Cross-Country National Series open at 9:00am (AEDT) on Sunday, 1st October 2017.
Online Registrations Close: 11:59pm (AEDT) – Wednesday 6th December, 2017.
2017 National Series Discounts: MTBA provide discounted entry into the 2018 Cross-Country National Series for the top three (1st – 3rd) eligible riders in each recognised category of the previous series. Riders may claim their discount when completing an online entry for the 2018 Cross-Country National Series by entering their MTBA Membership Number in the ‘promotional code’ field during the online entry process. Please note: It is the entrants’ responsibility to claim their discount at the time of entering. MTBA will not issue refunds for riders who fail to validate their promotion code when entering.
Membership Requirements: To register and participate in this event, riders must hold a valid MTBA Race Membership or purchase a Race Day Licence at the time of registering. Please note: Membership 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. MTBA Recreation Members may upgrade to a Race Membership at anytime through the MTBA Online Services System or opt to purchase a discounted Race Day Licence Upgrade.
For more information on MTBA membership options CLICK HERE.
CLICK HERE to book Team Pit Space for the 2018 MTBA Cross-Country National Season.
CLICK HERE to download the event schedule (Version 1.0 | Published 26 September 2017)
CLICK HERE to download the trail map (Version 1.1 | Published 16 November 2017)
This event is being held at Kinross State Forest, approximately a 10 minute drive from the city centre of Orange.
Please refer to the ‘PUBLICATIONS‘ tab of the MTBA website for the latest version of the Cross-Country National Season Guidelines.
Information on prize money and awards for the 2018 Cross-Country National Series will been published in the 2018 MTBA Prize Money & Awards Guide, available closer to the event. For events listed on the UCI International Calendar, prize money will be paid in accordance with UCI Financial Obligations.
Please refer to the ‘PUBLICATIONS‘ tab of the MTBA website for the latest version of the MTBA Prize Money & Awards Guide.
The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has been notified of this event, and may conduct random testing during the Mountain Bike Australia Cross-Country National Series.
To ensure that you are adequately informed on testing procedures, please read the guidelines provided by ASADA here. Please note that blood samples may be required along with standard urine samples.
For questions about prohibited substances, please contact the ASADA Hotline on 1800 020 506.
Mountain Bike Australia strongly encourages all athletes and support personnel to ensure that you maintain ample knowledge about the sample collection process and your rights and responsibilities in relation to testing.
For accommodation and tourism information head to the Visit Orange website:
|Elite Men & Women||–||$95.00|
|Expert Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Junior (Under 19) Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Under 17 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Under 15 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Masters 1 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 2 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 3 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 4 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 5 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 6 Men & Women||–||$80.00|
|Masters 7 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Masters 8 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Masters 9 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Masters 10 Men & Women||–||$60.00|
|Late Registration Fee||–||$25.00|
|Race Day Licences||Fee|
|Race Day Licence <19 years of age||–||$18.00|
|Race Day Licence >19 years of age||–||$30.00|
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