Metromint, Golden Chain and Velo Promo LLC Present the 40th annual

Metromint Giro di San Francisco                    

An Event of the 2014 California Cup

Final    Event        of      the    BikeReg.com      Premier     Series     

Final NorCal Event of the Grafitti Road series  

 

Held Under USAC Rules and Permit  2014-2618

Date: Monday, Labor Day, September 1, 2014

Location: Levi Strauss Plaza, Battery at Union Streets, San Francisco.

Directions: From Hwy 80 take the Embarcadero north along the waterfront and turn left on Broadway, then right on Front Street, park north of Vallejo. (Front deadends into Union, , course is one block to left)..

Course: (Same as since 2004):  Five right turns, one left, small hill, mostly flat: Battery, Green, Front, Vallejo, Sansome, Greenwich, Battery Streets; 0.75 miles.

Events                        miles

laps

places

value

fee

start     

limit

Women 4                     12

16

6

$0

$33

8:00 a.m.

50

Mstr 35+ 4                   18

24

6

$75

$33

8:40     

100

Women 3                     18

24

6

$100

$33

9:30     

50

Category 4/5                16

21

6

$100

$33

10:20 

75

Mstr 45+1/2/3              18 

24

6

$100

$33

11:00 

100

Mstr 35+ 1/2/3             18 

24

6

$100

$33

11:50 

100

SF Kids Races***          

0-2 laps

all

awards

$0

12:40 

none

Elite Women 1/2/3/P 22

30

10

$499

$33

1:10     

100

Category 3                  18

24

6

$100

$33

2:10     

100

Elite 1/2/Pro                40

54

10

$499

$33

3:00     

140

*** SF Kids Races open to local riders under age 10, different starts/laps for various ages; tricycles, etc welcome.  Races in BOLD are Premier Series Races.

Grafitti Road Series Points: Categories that will be earning points in the Graffiti Road national point series in the NorCal/Nev division are: 1/2, 3, 4, 35+ 1/2/3, 45+ 1/2/3, and  Women 1/2/3 Prizes: Cash, merchandise, tee shirts. (33% cash minimum)

How to Enter: 

          ---Enter On-line at www.BikeReg.com  from July 1, 2014 to August 24, 2014 for above fees plus on-line surcharge. From Aug 25-27 5pm PST the fee on-line is $7 additional. No on-line entry after Aug 27 Midnight PST.  You’ll 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 entry form/release along with fee above (if Postmarked by Friday Aug 22) to Velo Promo/Giro, 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 at tech@BikeReg.com by 5 pm PST Wednesday 8/27 that you can't compete. 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 Criterium Road 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 Champions may ride down in age, and ride for $3, and Juniors may ride up. District jersey is not required.

Rules: Free lap rule applies, bring wheels. Warming up on open streets in an illegal manner may result in disqualification. Parking is limited and expensive; carpool, use BART, or ride to the race.

Further Info:(209) 533-4996. velopro1@sonnet.com     www.velopromo.com

 

 

 

 

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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