Promo, Golden Chain Cyclists present the 31st
An Event of the 2014 California
And 2014 NCNCA Masters Road
Saturday August 16, 2014
Held under USAC Rules and Permit 2014-2616
Location: San Ardo School, San Ardo, Monterey County, CA
Directions: Take Hwy 101 south of Salinas to San Ardo, exit
freeway and head east over the river to the school. Do not park in the church
parking lot. See Important note below.
Registration: Opens at 6:45 a.m, closes 15 minutes before each
Course: Same as in past, a 22-mile loop of flat and rolling
country roads in Monterey County. Good to fair paving, some narrow stretches.
Roads: Cattleman, Paris Valley, San Lucas, Hwy 198, Cattleman. Start at School,
finish on Paris Valley, just west of 101 after 1.5 miles from school.
Championship Information Championship Events are in Bold, and are open only to riders from NorCal/Nevada District with an annual USAC
to top three in all Masters Championship groups
Men Groups: 30-54 Cat 1/2/3 Only; 55-59 Cat 1/2/3/4 may race; Master 60+, no
Womenís Groups: 30-44, Cat 1/2/3 only; 45+, Cat 1/2/3/4.
championship event riders must have an annual USAC license, no one-day
*May be run together, depending upon field sizes and
There will be a locals kids criterium around the school at Noon or
thereabouts. Please do not park on the school side of the street, on the block
the school is in. Also, encourage the local kids, cheer for them, get
Prizes: Merchandise, cash, tee-shirts, medals to top three in
Masters Championship categories.
---Enter On-line at www.BikeReg.com
from July 1, 2014 to August 10
2014 for above fees plus on-line surcharge. From Aug 11-Aug 13 the fee on-line
is $7 additional. No on-line entry after Aug 13
Midnight PST. 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
entry form/release along with fee above (if Postmarked
by Friday Aug 8) to Velo Promo/San Ardo, 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.
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
Credit for another VP race will be given if VP is notified at firstname.lastname@example.org
by 5 pm PST Wednesday 8/13 5 pm PST
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: email@example.com
Discounts: Champions pay normal fees up front; Current NorCal/Nevada
District 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: Paris Valley road will be closed beyond feed zone to all
but riders, official or resident vehicles. There may
be follow vehicles if volunteered; they need to coordinate with organizer prior
to race week and fill out the MVR at the USAC.org site to be covered under
insurance, riders should always bring pump and spare. Feed zone east of Fwy,
park only where indicated. After finishing, check out with the officials after
the line and get off the road as soon as possible. Do not outrage the residents by using other than the school bathrooms
and portable toilets. There is other traffic on the roadway; always be
aware of it and be prepared to slow and/or maneuver; warn riders behind you of
general e-mails: firstname.lastname@example.org
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