2018 Cross-Country National Series | Rounds 1 & 2 – Orange, NSW

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 DETAILS

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


COMMISSAIRE APPOINTMENTS

President of the Commissaire Panel: Max Mager (UCI)

Commissaire Panel: Darryl Cram (MTBA) & Tim Rowe (MTBA)


ONLINE REGISTRATIONS

Online Registrations for the 2018 Cross-Country National Series open at 9:00am (AEDT) on Sunday, 1st October 2017.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR ROUNDS 1 & 2 OF THE 2018 MTBA CROSS-COUNTRY NATIONAL SERIES

or

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR MULTIPLE EVENTS IN THE 2018 MTBA CROSS-COUNTRY NATIONAL SERIES


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.


TEAM PIT SPACE BOOKINGS

CLICK HERE to book Team Pit Space for the 2018 MTBA Cross-Country National Season.


EVENT SCHEDULE

CLICK HERE to download the event schedule (Version 1.0 | Published 26 September 2017) 


COURSE MAPS

Orange Course maps

CLICK HERE to download the trail map (Version 1.1 | Published 16 November 2017)


GETTING TO THE EVENT

This event is being held at Kinross State Forest, approximately a 10 minute drive from the city centre of Orange.


CROSS-COUNTRY NATIONAL SEASON GUIDELINES

Please refer to the ‘PUBLICATIONS‘ tab of the MTBA website for the latest version of the Cross-Country National Season Guidelines.


PRIZE MONEY & AWARDS

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.


DOPING CONTROL

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 herePlease 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.

Please visit the ASADA website – www.asada.gov.au or the ASADA eLearning website – elearning.asada.gov.au for further information.


ACCOMMODATION & THINGS TO DO

For accommodation and tourism information head to the Visit Orange website:
www.visitorange.com.au


2018 CROSS-COUNTRY NATIONAL SERIES CATEGORIES & ENRTY FEES

Category    Entry Fee 
 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
Recreation Upgrade  –    $15.00

 EVENT PARTNERS

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Event Delivery Partner OrangeCityCouncilNEW#45524E (2)
     
Host Club OMC Logo -for white background

OTHER EVENTS IN THE 2018 CROSS-COUNTRY NATIONAL SEASON

 Cross-Country NS - Round 1 & 2 Button - Orange  Cross-Country NS - Round 3 & 4 Button - Nerang
 Cross-Country NS - Round 5 & 6 Button - Perth  Cross-Country NS - Round 7 & 8 Button - Canberra
 Cross Country National Championships  

 

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