Cross Country MTB race
Saturday 17th Nov 2012
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Want to race the whole series?
36km, 1000m climb
ARE YOU TOUGH ENOUGH???
Long course approx 36km with 1000m climb
New for 2012 a Short Course approx 26km
Come and ride this challenging course built by mountain bikers for mountain bikers with heaps of single track and some challenging climbs.
One Lap of single track with loadsa climb. Anticipated Winners Time 2.5hrs
This is a technical course. Please enter the appropriate course for your riding and fitness level.
We wish to thank Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa, Monteith's Brewery Bar, & Hanmer Holiday Homes for their support, and Matariki Forests for permission to use their forest tracks.
This race is organised by the Hanmer Springs Multi Sport Club and a portion of the funds raised will be used for track building and maintenance.
can be emailed to
or ring Graham Frith on 03 315 5009 between 8am and 9.30pm.
Entries: On line entry
can be made up to Thursday 15th November by clicking HERE
can be downloaded HERE and must be received prior to
the closing date of Wednesday 14th November 2012. Please allow 2 days for the post to reach Hanmer!!
Cheques to “Hanmer Springs Multi Sport Club” please.
Or Online Banking to: Hanmer Springs Multi Sport Club Acc. No.: 020876 0136404 02
$60 per person – juniors $50 (18 and under on race day) - (includes $10 Track maintenance fee).
All Entries received will be confirmed by email only.
will be given up to the closing date of Wednesday 14th November, less $10 admin fee. No refunds will be given after this date.
Entry on the day
will be available at registration for an extra cost of $10
will be at Monteiths Brewery Bar on Amuri Ave from 7.00pm to 9.00pm on Friday 16th November .Registration on Saturday from caravan on Lucas Lane, off Jacks Pass Rd opposite Medical Centre & Sports Pavilion, from 8am..
If you register it will be assumed you will start the race. This is an important safety issue. Please do not register and then not start the race.
must be completed and signed at Registration. Every competitor must sign this form
must have their form signed by a parent / caregiver.
The Race Brief will take place at Caravan on Lucas Lane at 10.15am.
Race Start is on Conical Hill Rd opposite Alpine Holiday Homes(5min cycle from Race Brief) at 10.30am.
Race Finish is Lucas Lane, so park your car on Jacks Pass Rd near Finish
Both Races will start at 10.30am, following the race brief which is at 10.15 am
will be held at Monteiths Brewery Bar on Amuri Ave at 5.00pm. There will be numerous spot prizes; you must be there to get one
Extreme weather conditions
i.e. strong winds or snow may mean it is unsafe to run the race on the planned route. The organisers reserve the right to alter the course at short notice,
or withhold entry fees and offer an alternative date.
To be eligible for Race Series points you must enter the same Race Grade in all events.
All competitors, fully understanding all the inherent hazards, compete at their own risk.
The organisers will not accept liability for any personal injury or mishap during the event that is caused by the competitor’s actions, inaction,
negligence or unacceptable behaviour.
All competitors must read, understand and accept the possible hazards associated with this event.
All Spring Crusher competitors must be of sufficient fitness to complete the course that they enter.
The organisers reserve the right to withdraw from the race any competitor who shows signs of severe fatigue or injury during the race.
All competitors must dress sufficiently for the conditions and weather likely to be experienced during the race. Remember Hanmer Springs is an alpine
village and weather conditions change very rapidly. All competitors must carry sufficient gear for the conditions and weather likely to be experienced
during the race.
Bike helmets must be worn
Race officials must be obeyed and have the right to stop the race or disqualify any competitor.
Competitors must follow the route as described and marked by the organisers. Your race numbers must be attached to the front of your bike.
No litter is to be dropped on the course.
All competitors must attend the race brief.
All competitors must sign the indemnity on the entry form, which states that you have read, understood and agree to these conditions of entry.
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