June 9/04 5:55 am - K-W Classic Road Race
Posted by Editoress on 06/9/04
K-W Classic Road Race, Hidden Valley, Kitchener Sunday June 13th
SISU Ontario Cup Road Series #3
ExtremeRoad.com is pleased to present the seventeenth annual K-W Classic Road Race on Sunday June 13, 2004 at Hidden Valley in Kitchener, Ontario. This is race #3 of the prestigious SISU Ontario Cup Road Series.
The race course follows a rolling 4.6 km circuit featuring two climbs per lap plus a sharp S-curve leading into a corner at the top of the finishing straight, making for an exciting finish for both riders and spectators.
New for 2004: Novice races. The schedule has been expanded to include two Novice races: Under-19 and 19+ Novice. For these categories, riders are permitted to register if they do not currently have a road racing licence. Citizen Permits and MTB-only licences can be used to register, otherwise One-Event Permits for Novice races are $5.
New for 2004
Increased Distances. All races are one lap longer than in previous years.
Feed Zone Location. The feed zone has been moved to the upper section of the second climb, just before the final corner. Please see the technical guide for a map.
Prize List Increased. There are medal presentations for all individual Master categories and the prize list has been increased to over $3500.00 cash.
|Category||Start Time||Distance||Entry Fee|
|Under-17 Men||8h45||50 km, 11 laps||$20.00|
|Junior Men||8h45||80 km, 17 laps||$20.00|
|Senior 3 Men||8h45||80 km, 17 laps||$30.00|
|Master A 30-39 Men||8h47||80 km, 17 laps||$30.00|
|Master B/C/D 40+ Men||11h20||70 km, 15 laps||$30.00|
|Senior & Master Women||11h22||70 km, 15 laps||$30.00|
|Junior Women||11h22||50 km, 11 laps||$20.00|
|Senior 1 & 2 Men||13h30||120 km, 26 laps||$35.00|
|Novice Under-19||13h31||10 km, 2 laps||$15.00*|
|Novice 19+||13h31||15 km, 3 laps||$15.00*|
|*Only $10 for OCA Citizen Permit holders.|
|*$15 includes the cost of a One-Event Permit|
Registration opens at 7h00 and closes 15 mins. before race start time. UCI Licensed riders as well as Under-17 age riders with OCA Citizen Permits are eligible to register. Unlicensed riders may register by purchasing a One Event Race Permit for an additional $10.00. U.S riders with Domestic licences are required to purchase a One-Event Race permit. An OCA representative will be on-site to handle licensing issues. Please note that there is no pre-registration available.Technical Guide
There is a detailed technical guide available in .pdf format on the web site and it contains full information regarding the course, schedule, event and equipment rules as well as maps and a description of prizes.Video Finish System
The ExtremeRoad.com Video Finish System will be used for timing and computerized results.Race Numbers
Riders are expected to supply their own OCA-issued SISU road race numbers. For those without OCA numbers, there will be temporary numbers available for a refundable deposit of $5. Novice riders are issued numbers free of charge. Please bring your assigned numbers to registration. Also note that if you were issued numbers in the range 1-99 at a previous race that those numbers cannot be used at this race. Please contact the OCA if you are unsure of your assigned road race number.Helpers
Anyone interested in helping out at this event is requested to contact us at (519) 885-2591 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.Directions
From Toronto, take Hwy 401 west and exit at Hwy 8 to Kitchener. Take the Fairway Rd exit and turn right onto King St E for 1 block, then right on Fairway Rd. Go approx. 1.5 km then turn left on Wilson Ave. Go 0.5 km, then turn left on Goodrich Dr. Follow signs to Parking and Registration from Goodrich Dr.
From London, take Hwy 401 east and exit at Regional Rd 8 (King St E) to Kitchener. Follow King St E for 6 km then turn left on Fairway Rd. Follow the directions as above from Fairway Rd.
The race day weather outlook for Kitchener-Waterloo calls for sunny skies, 0% P.O.P., light NW winds and a high of 23 degrees.For more details
Phone: (519) 885-2591