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Event: OC MTB – MTB Race – Limestone XC Race | Sept 16

OC MTB – MTB Race – Limestone XC Race | Sept 16
Sep
16

OC MTB Limestone XC Race

Come join us for a thrilling mountain bike race on a scenic and fun course. The 1 lap course is 12.3 miles. It is a mix of single track and fire-road. It is a fast and smooth course with a few technical sections.  Fast lap times are around 50 minutes and there is approximately 2430 feet of ascending and descending per lap.

Location:
Limestone Canyon Wilderness Park
Augustine Staging Area
5524 Santiago Canyon Rd.
Silverado, CA 92676
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Date: 
May 6th, 2017 and September 16th, 2017

Race Day Parking: 
Augustine Staging Area

Start/Finish Location: 
Augustine Staging Area

Pet Policy: 
SORRY NO PETS ON LAND

Race Distances:
1 Lap Race: 12.3 miles (20k)
2 Lap Race: 24.6 miles (40k)

Course Information: 
Trail Description: fire roads & single track
Elevation gain: 2430ft or 4860ft
Course map: not available to post; trails available only on open access days

Turn by Turn Course Description:
12.3 and 24.6 miles: Start at Augustine Staging, out Limestone Canyon, Left on Raptor, Right on Limestone Ridge, Right on Cactus Canyon, Left on Limestone Canyon, Right on East Loma, Left on Box Springs, Left on East Loma, Right on Hicks Haul, Left on West Loma, Right on Shoestring, Right on Shoestring single track, Finish at Augustine.

Event Time Line: 
6:45 – 7:15 am – Check in

7:15-8:00 Partial Lap Practice
8:30 Race Starts – Experts, Sportsman and High school, Beginners

Race Formats: Cross Country Event

  • Multi Wave Start by category
  • Experts – 2 Laps
  • High School, Beginners, and Sport – 1 Lap
  • Expert Male and Female Purse
  • 10:30 am – Awards and raffle
  • Must be present for awards and raffle

Packet Pickup:

Thursday, May 4th from 5:30pm – 7:00pm at 2XU in Newport Beach at Fashion Island

Friday, May 5th from 5:30pm – 7:00pm at Rock n Road Cyclery in Anaheim Hills

Please note: only out of town participants or 1+ hour drive is available to pick up packets on race day.

Class Categories:

Men

  • High School – 14-18 years
  • Beginner – 19-35, 36-49, 50+ years
  • Sport – 19-35, 36-49, 50+ years
  • Expert (Open) – Cash Purse (Max purse is $1250, otherwise 100% of the expert entry goes into purse paying the top 30%)

Women

  • High School – 14-18 years
  • Beginner – 19-35, 36-49, 50+ years
  • Sport – 19-35, 36-49, 50+ years
  • Expert (Open) – Cash Purse (Max purse is $1250, otherwise 100% of the expert entry goes into purse paying the top 30%)

Registration Prices: 200 racers max

Opens on Active.com on 2/04/2017 at 9:00am
$50 – 1 lap (High School, Beginner and Sportsman)
$75 – 2 laps (Experts)

Registration is easy:
Register online at active.com or download and mail the form and waiver.

Contact us:
ocmtb.races@gmail.com

http://www.ocmtb.com
https://www.facebook.com/ocmtb/