‘Larch Mountain Hill Climb’ – Uphill Time Trial this Sunday
DATE – Sunday July 9th, 2017
Venue Location – Corbett, OR.
Event flier - http://www.obra.org/flyers/2017/larch_mountain_hill_climb_
Participant list - http://obra.org/events/25163
Course Map - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/82180
COURSE – ‘Larch Mountain Hill Climb’
16.2 mile bicycle time trial race that climbs 3,816 feet from Corbett
school district complex along East Larch Mountain Road to the summit finish
at Sherrard Point. Pavement is Drop bags will depart at the same time as
the first riders leave (9:30am).
CATEGORIES – *Listed in starting order*:
Tandem, Juniors, Women: 60+, 55-59, 50-54, 45-49, 40-44, 35-39, 30-34, Cat
4, Cat 3, Cat 1/2, Men: 65+, 60-64, 55-59, 50-54, 45-49, 40-44, 35-39,
30-34, Cat 5 (novice 10 races or less), Cat 4, Cat 3, Cat 1/2. Juniors
start youngest to oldest.
ENTRY FEES –
ONLINE PRE-REG: (http://obra.org/events/25163/register)
*Online registration closes Friday July 7th at 6pm.*
RACE DAY: (7:30am – 9am only)
SCHEDULE (Event time frame) –
7:30am - Onsite registration opens
9:00am - Onsite registration closes
9:30am – First rider departs the start house at the Corbett school parking
Please be early to day-of so that we can complete our paperwork and begin
racing on time. Pre-registered riders do not need to check in, simply show
up at your starting time.
All pre-registered riders will have a start time grouped with their race or
age category. Special requests may be accommodated. Day-of-registration
will receive a start time based on a first-come-first-served policy
beginning after the last pre-registered rider. Gaps in posted start times
are for logistical requirements. Start times will be posted Friday, July
7th at 10pm.
MEMBERSHIP & LICENSES – OBRA membership required for all riders. Single day
race memberships are available for $5.00. Season OBRA memberships are
available for $30.00 online, mail in, or in person at the race. If racers
have current proof of WSBA membership, the one day race membership fee will
be waived (one day membership form still needs to be completed).
RACE NUMBERS – We will be using 2017 OBRA Road numbers. Bring your OBRA bib
numbers and pin on *LEFT side*.
IMPORTANT NOTES –
• Time Trial race rules in effect. Standard bicycle racing rules apply.
Approved helmets required at all times (including riding to and from
registration, during warm-up, cool down, in your jeans, shorts, slippers)
while at the venue. Failure to comply could result in disqualification.
Course is closed for warm-up at all times.
• No alcohol allowed at the venue. This is Corbett School property and we
do not want to lose this venue.
• Please do not park in any business parking lots, unless designated so.
• Please do not park on the course or other traffic right of ways.
• Please use the provided Port-a-Potties, not the bushes.
PROMOTERS – David Saltzberg and David Hart.
Questions or Comments:
Contact Race Director
OUR COMMUNITY: Zone 5 Promotions and OBRA respect the community which is
why a portion of the proceeds benefit the NEMCCA/ OBRA scholarship, a part
of the Corbett Education Foundation.
SAFETY: OBRA and the organizers of this race do not provide insurance
coverage for injuries that occur at the race. The costs related to those
injuries are the responsibility of the individual participants. Permits are
for racing up the mountain only. Your return trip MUST follow the rules of
the road (e.g., do not impede vehicular traffic, do not ride unsafely or