BBCh16 Race #06 | Criterium | 17-JULY-2016

BBCh16 Race #06 | Criterium | 17-JULY-2016 - Explara
Jul 17, 2016 06:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Bhartiya City
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Event Details

When : Sunday, 17th July 2016

Where : Bhartiya City | Thanisandra Main Road

Reporting Time : 6:00AM

Race Start : 7:00AM (Category Wise)

Lap Distance : 1.4 kms Circuit

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Category : Women & U-18

- Time : 7:00 AM to 7:30 AM (30 Mins)

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Category : Amateur

- Time : 7:40 AM to 8:20 AM (40 Mins)

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Category : Master

- Time : 8:30 AM to 9:20 AM (50 Mins)

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Category : Kids (U-10)

- Time : 9:30 AM to 9:40 AM (Half Lap)

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Category : Elite

- Time : 9:45 AM to 10:35 AM (50 Mins)

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Race Fee : Online -INR 400/- (NO Spot Registration), Race free for Kids

Note : Registration will be closed by Wednesday, 13th July (Midnight)

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Race Course Details:

Race Venue: https://goo.gl/maps/oNMdk

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Further Details on race page 

http://bbch.in/BBCh16Race06.htm

Note: You might get notifications from the partners once in a while.


Category Details:

1. Under-18

2. Women

3. Amateur

4. Masters

5. Elite

6. Kids

Under-18 category is common for both boys and girls who are below the age of 18. Girls below the age of 18 may opt for Women category also if they wish to.

Amateur category is open for anybody who wants to race irrespective of age.

Masters category is for anybody who is above 35 years of age irrespective of gender.

Elite category is also open for anybody who wants to race but since that is the category where most of the pro cyclists take part, it is better to have some good level of experience to enroll into Elite category otherwise it might cause inconvenience for the entire peloton due to handling and skill set.

Kids : participants age should be lesser than 10 years. Parent/Guardian presence is a must. No restriction on type of bike (they can race with tricycle also :P ) (born on 24-May-2006 or after)

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What is a Criterium?
It is race held on a short course (~1km), over a fixed duration of time (anywhere from 30-60 minutes), the winner being the rider who crosses the finish line first.

What does it mean to be "lapped" and "pulled"?
During a Criterium, if you fall out of the main group, dig deep to get back in or try hard to hold-off the field as long as you can, because if you get "lapped" (passed by the lead group after dropping out of the lead group), you are "pulled" (asked to withdraw from the race).

Why is the Criterium at Bhartiya City going to be awesome?
1. The course will be completely closed off to traffic!
2. We'll have some absolutely smooth pavement!!
3. Easy to spectate and cheer racers!!!


General Rules :

  • Q: Where should i put my bib ?
  • - At front handle bar of your bicycle.
    - Race BIBs/Numbers MUST be displayed on the handlebars of the bicycle. Altering, cutting or placing of unauthorized sponsors’ logos on numbers will result in a fine and/or disqualification. 

  • - You must not use offensive or abusive language during the race, act in any anti-sporting manner, be disrespectful to the event volunteers / officials or ignore the race regulations.
  • - You and your supporters are reminded of their obligations to act responsibly always before, during and after the event.
  • - You are not permitted to shortcut the course. The responsibility for following the official route lies with you. If you do not follow the official route you will be disqualified.
  • - You are not permitted to willingly alter the course in any way without first consulting with the race officials. This includes moving rocks, logs, tape or other natural obstacles.
  • - You must act in a sporting manner at all times and permit any faster rider to overtake without deliberately obstructing them, when it is safe to do so.
  • - If you pull out of a race (DNF or Did Not Finish) you must notify the timing station or closest course marshal. This is to ensure that all competitors are accounted for at the conclusion of the race.

Race Notes

  • - Riders are expected to be on self supported race mode including mechanical fixing, flat fixing, carrying their own toolkit, towing of the cycle if required etc.
  • - Emergency ambulance support will be available Thanks to Sita Bhateja speciality hospital and Spectrum Physio. You guys are awesome!
  • - Any rider can contact the race director through a specified BBCh phone number which will be active ONLY on race day 07406-998925
  • - Riders are expected to read and understand and adhere to the rules of the race available on the website http://bbch.in/RulesBook.htm
  • - The race referee reserves the sole discretion of analyzing any situation during the race and his opinion will be considered final

BBCh Race Disclaimer:

Kindly Note: Bangalore Bicycle Championships is totally run by volunteers and we are extremely short of hands. In the event or pre-event or post-event there may be few human errors which are completely unintentional. To sort out those errors or issues we might take some time which may seem longer than usual but again that is because of the crunch of resources. We understand that these events are run by the registration fees collected from the participants and naturally the participants can expect the basic error free running of the event. But we sincerely request all to bear with us for any delay. Thank you for your understanding.

Refer Race Page for more details :  Click Here

Bhartiya City, Thanisandra Main Road,,Chokkana Halli, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
organizer
Bangalore Bicycle Champioships