Velocity 2008 Track Meet

 

June 7 & 8

Argyll Velodrome, Edmonton

 

. Categories

1/2, 3, 4, 5, Women A, Women B, U17,U15(track categories), Tandems, Paralympians

(*Categories may be combined.)

Cost

EARLY Registration:  $50 payable to “Velocity Cycling Club” to be paid on race day

RACE DAY Registration:  $60 payable to “Velocity Cycling Club” on race day

PARALYMPIC Athletes:  $20 payable to “Velocity Cycling Club” on race day

YOUTH racing timed events on day licence: $20 payable to “Velocity Cycling Club”

Omnium Event

Points awarded per event.  Most points wins. You may contest events in ONE category only.

Points are distributed as follows:  1st – 15, 2nd – 12, 3rd – 10, 4th – 8, 5th – 6, 6th – 4

Track Category Upgrading Threshold = 75 points

Prizes

There will be draw prizes donated by Velocity Cycle as well as cash prizes from entries.

 Contact person

Email <heacock@planet.eon.net > or call Ed Heacock at 780 437-2979

 

REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE: FOLLOW THESE THREE STEPS!

 

ONE:

Email <xcrace@shaw.ca> by 9 pm Wednesday, June 4th

 

TWO:

Indicate the following:

     a) Your Name

     b) Your Club

     c) Your Race Number

     d) Your Category

     e) The Races You Are Entering (see below)

               

                                200 m / Sprint – Available to ALL categories

                                500 m – Available to ALL Women, CAT 5 men, U15

                                1000 m – Available to CAT 1/2, 3 and 4 Men, U17 M

                                2000 m – Available to JUNIOR, U17 WOMEN and CAT 5 men, Paralympians

                                3000 m – Available to CAT 3 and 4, men WOMEN other than juniors and U17 Men

                                4000 m – Available to CAT 1 / 2

                                ***All other races may be entered on race day by showing up on the line!***

THREE:

Pay your fee at the velodrome on Race Day (cheques payable to Velocity Cycling Club)

Schedule of Events, Velocity 2008Track Meet

 

Session #1:  0900, Saturday, June 7th

 

·       4000m Final – 1/2, Tandems

·       3000m Final – 3, 4, Women except Junior and U17 Men

·       2000m Final – 5, Junior and U17 Women, U15

·        Open track – 10 minutes

·       200m (sprint qualifier; check start list) – Top 8 qualify in each category

·       Sprint 5th to 8th Finals – Four up, 1-Ride – 1/2, 3, 4, 5, Women  A&B , U17, U15

For the pursuit only, separate omnium points will be awarded to women based on distance rather than track ability level.

 

Lunch 60-minutes Open Track

 

Session #2:  Saturday afternoon

 

·       Sprint Semi-Finals – 1/2, 3, 4, 5, Women A & B , U17, U15

·       Scratch Race Finals – 1/2, 3, 4, 5, Women A & B, U17, U15

·       Sprint Finals – Best of 3 – 1/2, 3, 4, 5, Women A & B, U17, U15

 

Session #3:  0900, Sunday, June 8th

 

·       1000m Final – 1/2, 3, 4, Tandems, U17M

·       Open track – 10 minutes

·       500m Final – 5, Women, U15

·       Open track – 10 minute break for removal of timing strips, corner pads

·       U15 Points Race – 4 km (12 laps)

·       U17 Points Race – 6 km (18laps)

·       Category 5 Points Race – 8 km (24 laps)

·       Category 4 Points Race – 12 km (36 laps)

·       Category 3 Points Race – 16 km (48 laps)

·       Women A & B Points Race – 10 km (30 laps)

·       Category 1/2 Points Race – 20 km (60 laps)

·       Open track – 30-minutes

·       Keirin –  5, 4, 3, Women A & B, 1/2

 

Like last year we will be serving a k-bob lunch at the end of session #3.

 

Awards as soon as possible following event.  Winners must be present in order to collect awards.

 

Please be aware of the event order and your order on the start list.  We will do our best to follow event and start list, but stuff happens.  Velocity reserves the right to cancel or combine events due to inclement weather or perceived lack of interest.

 

 

 

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