Loading...

MANDURAH – RD 1: 03/02/19

12:20 pm – 5:45 pm

Presented by

About Mandurah

Located just 45-minutes south from Perth’s CBD, Mandurah provides the perfect setting for a criterium with its beautiful ocean views and incredible weather. Racing along the magnificent Mandurah foreshore provides a uniquely WA experience for both competitors and spectators.

The Course

Rider Guide

COURSE OVERVIEW

We are excited to be racing this event on the Mandurah foreshore.  Known as a traditional ‘hot dog’ circuit with fast flowing corners and long recovery straights. The very smooth racing surface will transfer to fast lap times and average speeds.

RIDER SCHEDULE

12.20pm U13 mixed (15 mins plus 1 lap) and Men’s E (20 mins plus 1 lap)

12.45pm Women’s D (20 mins plus 2 laps) Women’s C (25 mins plus 2 laps)

1.20pm Men’s D (25 mins plus 2 laps)

1.50pm Men’s C (30 mins plus 2 laps)

1.55pm Presentations One

2.30pm Women’s B (30 mins plus 2 laps)

3.10pm Men’s B (35 mins plus 2 laps)

3.50pm Dome Little Critters (10 mins)

4.00pm Women’s A (40 mins plus 2 laps)

4.05pm Presentation two

4.50pm Men’s A (50 mins plus 2 laps)

5.45pm Final Presentations

HOW TO GET THERE

Mandurah is accessible by train on the Mandurah Train line and takes approximately 40 minutes from Perth CBD.

There are several car parking options but please note our event is running alongside two other markets in the same area so allow for additional time to find a car park.

REGISTRATIONS

Registrations open from 11:30 AM at the Event Village. Please be aware of the race schedule and ensure that you arrive at the Registration Desk no later than 20 minutes before your race starts to allow time to get to the start/finish line for the pre-race briefing. Please collect your race number and transponder at the Registration Desk, coloured caps will be handed out and collected at the start/finish line.

Juniors must roll out prior to signing in at the Registration Desk. The rollouts will be conducted in the Event Village at 11:45 AM. Please refer to the Cycling Australia roll out calculator for further information. Juniors will be given a wristband on completion of rollout so no wristband, no registration.

EVENT VILLAGE

The Event Village will be located in the Dome Car Park on Mandurah Terrace between Cooper and Hackett Streets.

PARKING

There is car parking available at the Performing Arts Centre and Reading Cinema car park which is at the northern end of the circuit, closest to the Event Village.

RACE NUMBERS

Each rider will receive a race number to keep, please collect these from the Registration Desk on arrival. Each round you will receive a new number to use.

RIDER LICENCES

We are enforcing a strict NO LICENSE NO RACE policy. Riders must show their Cycling Australia license or proof of purchase and ID at the Registration Desk where it will be held until after your race and your transponder is returned.

TRANSPONDERS

Transponders are to be collected at the Registration Desk. If you have hired a transponder, you must use this transponder as your $5 paid via Entry Boss will not be refunded if you decide to use another one and your name has been allocated against this transponder in our timing system. Damaged or lost transponders will incur a $50 fee which will be invoiced to you after the event.

REGISTERED KIT

Riders must be wearing either Registered Kit or neutral club kit. Commissaires will be policing this on the day.

FOOD AND DRINKS

Please bring your own water bottle and enough water for the day. Additional water will be available at the Event Village and from the nearby supermarkets.

The Mandjar Markets on the grassed area of the foreshore, have changed their usual schedule to match our event times so please take advantage of this and enjoy the food, drinks and wares they have to offer.

RIDER ETIQUETTE

Riders will be expected to follow all the directions given by the officiating Commissaires and the Race Director, failure to do this could result in disqualification or an event fine.

Safety is the most important factor and we will be following all Cycling Australia guidelines and expectations placed on competing riders.

WARMING UP

Riders are allowed to warm up on the circuit from 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM whilst road closures are in place and before racing commences. Prior to this, please choose surrounding streets to warm up on but be vigilant in this high traffic flow area. Warm up stationary trainers can be used in the Event Village area.

POINTS TABLE

Riders will also be awarded 1 point for starting and 1 for finishing.

TIMING AND RESULTS

Racing will be live on the My Laps SpeedHive App! When you open the app, search under ‘Cycling’, ‘Live Events’ and select Round 1 Mandurah Super Crit.

Race results will be uploaded onto the Facebook event page and website by 12:00PM the following day.

WOMEN’S COACHING

Davina Summers and Shannon Miraglia will be riding alongside the Women’s C and D grade riders to offer advice and support during the race. Whether you’re just feeling nervous, want some racing tips or just want a chat, Davina will be available to answer any questions you have! Don’t be afraid to ask.

PROTESTS AND DECISION MAKING

The Chief Commissaire has the final say on decisions during the race. Protests can be addressed to the Chief Commissaire no less than 15 minutes after the finish of your event.

PRESENTATIONS

Presentations will be held close to the Start/Finish line on the grassed side of Mandurah Terrace. Please assemble near the podium at least 5 minutes before presentations and ensure you are wearing either Registered kit or neutral club kit.

LEADER JERSEYS

We have amazing Pedal Mafia Leader Jerseys are up for grabs this Series! Each grade winner will receive a jersey, take a photo on the podium and then it’s up for the taking for the next round. The overall winners of the Series will take home the jerseys to keep.

CYCLIQ FLY 6 + 12

Thanks to Cycliq we will be giving away a Fly 6 or 12 to two grade winners each round! This round, the winners of the Women’s B Grade and Men’s D Grade will be the lucky recipients.

DOME LITTLE CRITTERS

Little Critters is back this year thanks to the support of Dome Cafe Group! Children aged 11 and under ride one lap of the circuit for FREE!  All types of bikes welcome but helmets must be worn. Registration is taken on the day at the Registration Tent in the Event Village. Little Critters get to take home a Dome gift bag, number plate to keep and a medal at the end of the lap!

SOCIAL MEDIA – HASHTAGS

We would love for you to capture and share your moments with us! Please ensure you use the hashtags #ringcritseries and #ringmandurah on all social media posts.

SUPPORTERS

The Ring Criterium Series Mandurah presented by the City of Mandurah is proudly supported by Subaru, Dome Cafe Group, Pedal Mafia, Cycliq and The Eastern Goldfields Cycle Club presenting the Cyclassic.

We’d also like to thank the Peel District Cycle Club for their support and all the hard working volunteers who make this event possible.

TOP THINGS TO DO IN MANDURAH AND THE PEEL REGION

Just an hour south of Perth, Mandurah and the Peel Region embodies the best of WA with its stunning coastline, world-class natural beauty, an abundance of wildlife and the cosmopolitan City of Mandurah. Mandurah, set [...]

MUST SEE AND DO IN MANDURAH AND THE PEEL REGION

AQUATIC AND COASTAL Hire a boat or join a cruise and watch the friendly, wild dolphins play alongside as you cruise Mandurah’s waterways and the network of canals.  Have a 360˚ dining experience on a [...]

FIVE DAYS IN MANDURAH AND THE PEEL REGION

DAY ONE - MANDURAH • Join a cruise or hire a boat to spot dolphins and explore Mandurah’s waterways • Learn about the first people of the region on an Aboriginal culture and history tour [...]