GHBC FUNDURO- 3 stage race for MTBs and 1 extra power stage for EMTBs
RACE FORMAT- MASHUP
EACH RIDERS ENCOURAGED TO COMPLETE EACH STAGE TWICE
###Entries close on Monday 4th March at 6pm or when the cap of 120 is reached, whatever is earliest. Remember there will be no entries on the day so get your entry in while there is space###
By kind permission of Forest and Land Scotland, hosted by Galloway Hillbillies Bike Club, timed by Sportident.
Entry level enduro race event designed for anybody on any mountain bike, rigid, hardtail or full suspension. Suitable for Novice through to Pro riders
Ebikes set off 1st/2nd wave for their power stage at approx 0845-9am- Stage 1EBPS
Riders set off at 5min intervals in groups of 10-15 riders
STAGE1EBPS- UPUPUPUP- Ebike Power Stage OPENS 9AM - CLOSES -11AM- riders must complete at least 2 runs
STAGE 1-SHORT AND SWEET, Naturally rooty loamy stage
STAGE 2- BRUNTISAURUS- Trail centre,natural stony section stage
STAGE 3 - SWOOPY SWOOPY- Gravel onto Trail centre onto Natural
RACE FORMAT- MASH UP
Riders are encouraged to do each stage twice with your best stage time counting towards your overall time
Timing is by SIAC with Sportident. After working with Sportident for many years, early in 2023, Galloway Hillbillies Bike Club have purchased Sportident timing apparatus and invested time to learn how it operates.
You must register at sign on before obtaining your SIAC timing chip. Make sure you have your chip and it is ACTIVATED BEFORE LEAVING FOR THE TRANSISTION to the START of the Stage 1. If your chip is not activated or you have forgot to put it on, you won't register a time and you'll have pedalled all the way up for nothing and have to go back to collect your chip before registering a race time.
DISCLAIMER= ALL RIDERS MUST WEAR A SUITABLE HELMET AT ALL TIMES WHEN ON TRANSISTIONS AND STAGES
RIDERS ARE ALSO ENCOURAGED TO WEAR SUITABLE PROTECTION EG: KNEE PADS, ELBOW PADS, GLOVES
IF new to racing please follow and Listen and adhere to the marshalls instructions
Each rider will start the stage at 20-25 second intervals by order of the STAGE START MARSHALL
Emphasis on fun. Everybody welcome. If you are novice and have wondered about enduro, then this event is for you. If you are pro level then this will be a great winter training session and great for beginner riders to see your skills.
We will be looking for marshals closer to the event. Each marshal will be provided with a radio, a whistle, flags and a lunch ticket for the cafe for a snack and a drink.
Under 16s must be accompanied by a chaperone, a parent or guardian or adult nominated by parent or guardian . Minimum age is 10.
There's a lot of categories so we don't intend to offer medals to everybody but instead we will have spot prizes
GALLOWAY HILLBILLIES CLUB MEMBERS WILL RECIEVE A 10% ENTRY DISCOUNT WHICH WILL BE SENT OUT VIA EMAIL BEFORE ENTRY OPENS. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES CAN THE DISCOUNT CODE BE SHARED!!
ENTRIES WILL BE CHECKED FOR MEMBERSHIP
MEMBERSHIPS ALLOWS FOR DISCOUNTS AT FUTURE GHBC EVENTS, LOCAL BIKE SHOPS AND THE CAFE
TO JOIN OUR CLUB FOLLOW THE LINK at Gallowayhillbillies.org.
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This event offers the option to purchase XCover, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.