2014

DINUBA

CRITERIUM

Presented by Velo Promo LLC, and Golden Chain Cyclists;

Under USAC Racing Rules & permit 2014-342

Date: Monday, Presidentís Day Holiday, Feb. 17, 2014

Location: Downtown Dinuba, CA 93618, 30 miles southeast of Fresno, CA

Registration: Opens at 7 a.m. at Alta District Historical Museum, K and Ventura, Dinuba. Closes 15 minutes before each race's scheduled start.

Directions: Downtown Dinuba. From Hwy 99, south of Selma. CA, take Mountain View Ave (becomes El Monte) exit east for 12 miles to Dinuba. Turn right on M, (after Alta with the stoplight) to the course. Park on L street east of Tulare, or circle the course on Fresno, I and Kern Streets to get closer to the registration area.

Course: 0.7  mile flat loop of city streets. Same as 2007-13: L Street,  Kern, J, Ventura, K, Mono, L (L-shaped course, clockwise). Start/finish on L between Kern and Ventura; registration at K and Ventura Good pavement, one big dip.

Events:           miles      kms    laps   places    value    fee       start      limit
Category 4/5       21       34   30      6      $100           $33       8:00 a.m. 75
Mast 35+ 4/5      21       34   30      6      $100           $33       9:00       75
Master 35+1/2/3  21      34   30      6      $100           $33       10:00    80

   And 45+ 1/2/3 (scored separate for points, but one prize list)
Junior 16-18        21       34   30      6      $50             $23       11:00    75
Junior 13-15        21-      34   30      6      $50             $23       11:01    75

  And 10-12 (scored separate for points, but one prize list)

Dinuba Schools*0.7          1    1       3      ---               $0         12 Noon  40
Category 3          21        34   30      6      $100          $33       12:15       80
Women1/2/3/4/Pro 17.5 28   27    10     $200          $33       1:15 p.m. 80
Cat. 1/2/Pro         45       72    60    10    $200           $33       2:15        100
*Intended for Dinuba Elementary School students
**Women's distance will be increased 1 lap for every starter over 10 (up to 20);  Women 4 and Women 3 riders will be picked separate for 4 places each ($50) if there are 9 or more of  each of them.

Prizes: Merchandise, cash ($260 minimum) and awards

How to Enter:

          ---via On-line at www.BikeReg.com from December 23, 7pm 2013 to February 9, 2014 for above fees plus on-line surcharge. From Feb 10-12 the fee on-line is $7 additional. No on-line entry after midnight PST Wednesday Feb 12.  Youíll need to sign and date your entry form/release at race registration desk.

          ---By Mail: You may still enter by mail, but if a group is filling, go on-line. By mail, send standard USAC/USAC entry form/release along with fee above (if Postmarked by Friday Feb 7) to Velo Promo/Dinuba, 19780 Soulsbyville Road, Soulsbyville, CA 95372. For those postmarked after, add $7. Note: indicate what category you are entering on check or form. Entries for several races in one envelope ok, but be sure to list race names on the outside. Envelopes without names of races on the outside may go to the wrong race.

          ---At Race:  You may enter at the race, provided your event is not filled, for the above listed fee  plus $7.

          2014 USAC license required (available at race). One day licenses are available only for Cat 5 or Women 4 . Entry fees include $1 NCNCA and $3 USAC insurance surcharges.  Numbers will be provided.

Credits: Credit for another VP race will be given if VP is notified via Tech@BikeReg.com    by 5 pm PST Wednesday 2/12 that you can't com≠pete. No credit issued if you plan to enter another race instead; no cash refunds. No substitutions for cancellations. Send e-mail for credit to Tech@BikeReg.com  .

Champion Discounts: Champions pay normal fees up front; Current NorCal/Nevada District Road Race Champions and National Road Champions will get a refund at the reg desk of all but $3 per day if 1) their entry is received by the deadline above (otherwise they pay full fee, including late fee) and 2) they ride in the category they won the championship in (Master Cham≠pions may ride down in age, and ride for $3, and Juniors may ride up. District jersey is not required

Rules: Lapped riders (if allowed to remain in race) may not sprint for primes.                .
Further Information: Available at (209) 533-4996. www.velopromo.com.   Headquarters hotel:

Best Western Americana in Dinuba  (559) 595-8401.  

Map of the Course:

 

 

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Contact Us:

    general e-mails:  velopro1@sonnet.com   

    withdrawals from a race, credits, changes, using a credit:  Tech@BikeReg.com 

    Phone:   (209) 533-4996  fax:  (209) 533-4996

    Mail:   19780 Soulsbyville Road, Soulsbyville, CA  95372