July 7/09 11:15 am - Comox Cup #5 the Dove Creek Omnium
Posted by Editoress on 07/7/09
Two days of exciting race action based around Dove Creek in the Comox Valley. Saturday opens up with a road race around Dove Creek, afterwards in the evening a BBQ to meet the other racers from the morning race.
Sunday morning opens with a TT on the race course from Saturday morning, later in the afternoon a hillclimb starting halfway up Mt. Washington to crown the latest Omnium winner.
$40 entry fee for all three events or $15 per event
The road race C category does 3 laps (51km), B does 4 laps (68km), and A does 5 laps (85km).
All categories do the same time trial course of 16.5km.
All categories do the same hillclimb distance.
If enough female racers show up (per category) there will be separate women races, likewise with the juniors, otherwise there will be the masters race, and ABC categories.
There will be medals for all categories, and draw prizes from Simon Cycles.
Food for the BBQ and events is being provided by Quality Foods.
For any out of town races there is local accomodation, but MusicFest is on the same weekend so book ahead!
Please RSVP the facebook page of the Comox Valley Cycle Club event page if you are racing!
Courtesy Doug Merrick