Thursday, July 3, 2014

New Course Record!!

In the last Forbidden Plateau Time Trial of the 2014 season, club alumni (and current Sojasun Rider) Nigel Ellsay took the club record from Jordan Duncan (2012 - 17:09) to drop it down to a 16:59 with only an aerodynamic bike (no aero wheels, helmet, skinsuit etc.)
Current course records are now as follows
Headquarters:                    John Van der Vliet:     20:59     -2007
Forbidden Plateau:             Nigel Ellsay:                16:59    -2014
Dove Creek:                      Don Gilmore:               21:12    -2009
Dove Creek-Dove Creek:  Don Gilmore:              43:59     -2010

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

5th Street Mile Leadout

The 5th Street Mile Race starts at 10:00am sharp. Cyclists are invited to meet at Fifth St & Woods Ave. at 9:30am, July 1st, then at 9:45am you can do a sweep down 5th Street to Simms park just before the race starts we can be sure the road is clear for the runners. 

Saturday, June 7, 2014

2014 BC Provincial Time Trial Championships

2014 BC PROVINCIAL TIME TRIAL CHAMPIONSHIP
!UPDATED!

WHEN:                      June 8, 2014

WHERE:                    Courtenay

HOSTED BY:           Comox Valley Cycle Club


REGISTRATION:                Pre-registrationonly at ccnbikes.com
                                                $50 for Seniors (over 18)
$30 for Juniors
Open until 11:59pm on June 5, 2014
                                                No day of registration
                                                No refunds

SIGN-ON:                              Dove Creek Hall on Burns Road
                                                Opens at 9:00am

Category                                           Start time                  Laps/Distances

U13/U15/U17                                    10:00am                     01 laps/ 16 kms

U19 Women                                      10:00am                     01 laps/ 16 kms

40-59/50+ Masters Women            10:00am                     01 laps/ 16 kms

 U19 Men                                           11:00am                     02 laps/ 32 kms

Cat 3/4 Women                                11:00am                     02 laps/ 32 kms

Pro 1/2 Women                                11:00am                     02 laps/ 32 kms

40-59/50-59/60+ Masters Men       11:00am                     02 laps/ 32 kms

Cat 3/4 Men                                      11:30am                     2.5 laps/ 38 kms

Pro 1/2 Men                                      11:30am                     2.5 laps/ 38 kms

                                                                                   
Ø  Riders will start in last name alphabetical order by category except for those who finished in the top ten of the 2013 Provincial TT Championship.  A start list will be posted Saturday, June 7
Ø  Riders will leave at 1 minute intervals
Ø  U13 & U15 - no aero clip-on bars, no aero helmets, no disc wheels, no wheels deeper than 60mm, no TT bikes
Ø  Bikes will be checked for UCI compliance
Ø  All U19 riders will be subject to gear restriction
Ø  Please allow 30 minutes prior to start to be checked by officials

Ø  The course is open to traffic. The center line rule is in effect
                       
The Course:
16km




32.4km



38.3km




Thursday, May 29, 2014

2014 BC Provincial Youth Road Race Championships

2014 BC PROVINCIAL YOUTH ROAD RACE
LAST UPDATED 3:06PM 05/06/14
 PDF Download 
Full Results

WHEN:                      June 7, 2014

WHERE:                    Cumberland

HOSTED BY:           Comox Valley Cycle Club


REGISTRATION:                Pre-registrationonly at ccnbikes.com
                                                $30 until 11:59pm on June 5, 2014
                                                No day of registration
                                                No refunds

SIGN-ON:                              Cumberland Village Park
                                                Opens at 8:00am


                                                9.03kms per lap





Category                                           Start time                  Laps/Distances

U19 Men                                            9:00am                       10 laps/ 90 kms

U17 Men                                            9:03am                       08 laps/ 72 kms

U19/U17 Women                             9:06am                       07 laps/ 63 kms

U15 Men/Women                             9:09am                       04 laps/ 36 kms

U13 Men/Women                             9:12am                       02 laps/ 18 kms                                                                               
Ø  The course is open to traffic
Ø  The center line rule is in effect
Ø  All riders will be subject to gear restriction
Ø  Sign on closes at 8:45am
Ø  Please allow 30 minutes prior to start to be checked by officials
Ø  U17 and U19 race allowed feedzone after 50km but not 20km before the finish, Feedzone as indicated on map before the finish
Ø  Race number to be vertical on the right side of the back

Ø  No parking within 200 metres of the finish line
                       


Tuesday, May 13, 2014

2014 Dove Creek Stage Race- May 24

2014 DOVE CREEK STAGE RACE


WHEN:                      May 24, 2014

WHERE:                    Courtenay

WHAT:                       Time based stage race consisting of the Dove Creek Road Race in the morning and the Burns Road Time Trial in the afternoon.

HOSTED BY:           Comox Valley Cycle Club


REGISTRATION:                Registration at the Dove Creek Hall (Burns Road)
                                                $30 for Seniors (over 18)
$20 for Juniors

SIGN-ON:                              Dove Creek Hall on Burns Road
                                                Opens at 9:00am





                                                16.4 kms per lap

 Road Race Start Times
Category                                           Start time                  Laps/Distances

A                                                         10:30am                     5 laps/ 85.34 kms

B                                                         10:31am                     4 laps/ 68.84 kms

C                                                         10:32am                     3 laps/ 52.34 kms

U15                                                    10:32am                     2 laps/ 37.4 kms

U13                                                     10:32am                     1 laps/ 21 kms

Time bonus of 10-6-4 seconds for 1st-2nd-3rd place finishers
Ø  The course is open to traffic
Ø  The center line rule is in effect
Ø  No littering, swearing, or public urination at any point

Time Trial


Ø  Starts at 3:30pm
Ø  Reverse order from the road race
Ø  1 minute intervals
Ø  8.06km in length
Ø  no aero clip-on bars, no aero helmets, no disc wheels, no wheels deeper than 90mm, no TT bikes


Overall
Ø  Determined by overall time
Ø  Cash prizes except merchandise for the Youth categories
Ø  Women’s prizes where sufficient numbers

Notes
Ø  All courses are on open roads!
Ø  The yellow line rule is in effect at all times!
Ø  No littering, offenders will be disqualified!
Ø  Bathrooms are provided at the Dove Creek Hall
Ø  There are no feed zones for the road race
Ø  No parking on any of the courses during the race
Ø  Do not pre-ride the Time Trial course when others are racing on the course

Questions?
 please re-read the race bible and then email
ellsay@shaw.ca


Sunday, May 4, 2014

2014 Tsolum River Road Race Results

Hi Everyone,
Results from the 2014 Tsolum River Road Race!
Please note that not all placings were recorded (Cat A), and that soggy pages made reading your name very difficult, if your name was spelled incorrectly please email doug_merrick@hotmail.com with the correct spelling. If you believe your placing was different than what was recorded, please email doug_merrick@hotmail.com with the correction of who/what/when/where was around you etc.
Results Again!

Monday, April 14, 2014

2014 Tsolum River Road Race

Date: May 4, 2014
Registration Opens at 10am, Race starts at 11am.
Categories: A/B/C/U15/U13
Distances: A: 8 laps: 82.88km, B: 6 laps: 62.16km, C: 4 laps: 41.44km, U15: 3 laps: 31km, U13: 2 laps: 20.7km
Cost: $20 adult, $10 juniors
No bathroom at event!
Cash prizes for A/B/C categories.  Merchandise prizes for U15/U13.
Cycling BC Race license mandatory, 1 day race license available at registration

The Course
Start/Finish line at Tyee Valley Rd/Headquarters Rd
Yellow line rule in effect at all times, no littering, no foul language, no parking on course

Directions:
From the Inland Island Highway travelling north
Turn right at Piercy Road-5.8km
Turn right at Dove Creek Road-1.0km
(you will go over a 1 lane bridge with traffic controlled light)
Turn left on Headquarters Road-9.2km
Turn left to stay on Headquarters-1.0km
Take right onto Tyee Valley Road for parking .  The CVCC club trailer and registration tent will be visible.
Have any questions? Reread the info, and then send an email to ellsay@shaw.ca
See you out there!