2014 Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb

USA Cycling Race Registration 

 

ALL RIDERS MUST PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT!  NO DAY OF REGISTRATION.

On-Line Registration  closes August 20thRegistration Fee is $75

FINAL Registration will be held at all packet pickup locations.  Packet Pickup Registration Fee is $80.

 

PACKET PICKUP AND FINAL REGISTRATION

You must pickup your packet in order to ride! Packets include the following items:

Bib Number & Pins

Ticket to enter the Gateway of Pikes Peak Highway.

(Don’t lose it – a new one will cost you $10 at the Gateway)

Clothing Bag Tags

Sponsor Coupons

 

The following locations are where you can pick up your packet

 

THURSDAY- AUGUST 21st – 4pm – 7pm

The Mansion Bar - 20 North Tejon St. - Colorado Springs

FINISH LINE OF THE US PRO CYCLING CHALLENGE STAGE 4

The Packet Pickup will open after the Stage Finish.

Info about the Race Stage can be found at

http://coloradospringssports.org/index.php/events/usa-pro-challenge/general-information

 

 

 

SATURDAY- AUGUST 23RD – 4pm – 7pm

McCabes Tavern – 520 South Tejon St. - Colorado Springs

www.mccabestavern.com

A favorite watering hole and restaurant for area cyclists!

 

 

 

 

 

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General Information

RACE INFO:

All USAC Rules apply. USAC waiver must be signed by all racers or parent/guardian for anyone 18 years or younger.  USAC License Required. USAC Beginner 1-Day license: $15 only available to Cat 5 Men, Cat 4 Women, Jrs, who have never previously held a USAC license with a higher category. Can be purchased when registering on-line. USA Cycling annua licenses available online at www.usacycling.org.

Annual USAC license holders without BRAC annual membership must buy 1 day BRAC license $5. Hand Cyclists will need a USAC annual or USAC Beginner 1-Day license. 

GEAR RESTRICTIONS apply to all junior racers - See USAC Rule 1I4. Bur we will not have Rollout!  CHIP TIMING WILL BE IN USE. More info regarding Chip Timing will be sent to all registrants. 


DIRECTIONS: Take I-25 to Downtown Colorado Springs. Exit I-25 at exit 141, to Highway 24 West.  Follow Highway 24 West to Cascade, Colorado, approximately 10 miles. Turn left at the Cascade Traffic Signal and follow the signs to the Pikes Peak Highway.


PARKING: Parking will be at multiple locations from Crowe Gulch to the Ski Area and of course next to the start area just past Crystal Reservoir – 6 miles from the Gateway. Check the event website for map and more information


COURSE:  This is the same course that the International Auto Hill climb has been using for 85 years.  Riders will negotiate over 154 turns and climb over 4,700 feet in 20km to reach the summit.

 

CLOTHING DROP OFF:  We will transport your warm clothing bag to summit. Bags must be in start area 10 min prior to the first wave - 6:50am.

START: The start line is located approximately 6 miles inside the Pikes Peak Gateway, just past Crystal Reservoir.  


REST STOPS: There will be water at the start.  There will also be a number of rest stops located along the route.  Please bring a water bottle and remember NOT to litter!  It is a unique opportunity we have to ride our bikes to the summit of Pikes Peak. We ask you to be considerate of others. Thanks for your understanding.

 

TECHNICAL SUPPORT:  There will be a mechanic with “limited” support at all rest stops.

 

TIME LIMIT:  Riders must finish by 9:30am to be officially timed and placed.  At that time the Pikes Peak Highway will be open to traffic.  Riders who have not finished but wish to complete the ride to the summit may continue but will NOT be placed and they do so at their own risk as the course is open to traffic.

 

WEATHER:  The Race and Ride will be held rain or shine, no refunds. The US Forest Service has the authority to shut down the ride due to weather or other concerns!

 


The prizes/medals will be awarded at The Awards Tent located near the Start Area. Medals (top 3) will be awarded in all classes. Merchandise prizes for all classes except Pro Cat 1-2 Men and Women. Prizes must be picked up at awards party or they will be forfeited.

 

AWARDS:
MEN PRO CAT 1-2 PRIZE 
   1. $349 2. $275 3. $250 4. $225 5. $200  6. $180 7.    $160 8.    $140 9.    $120 10. $100

 

WOMEN PRO CAT 1-3 PRIZE 1. $175 2. $138 3. $125 4. $112 5. $100 6. $90 7. $80 8. $70 9. $60 10. $50

 

 

 

 

Race #

 

 

Category

 

 

Start Time

 

 

Prize List

 

 

Places

 

 

Early Entry till April 30

 

 

Standard Entry till Aug 20

 

 

Packet Pickup Entry

 

 

Field Limit

 

 

 

Distance

1

Hand cycle Men

6:00am

Merch/Medals

5

$70

$75

$80

15

20km

2

Hand cycle Women

6:00am

Merch/Medals

5

$70

$75

$80

15

20km

3

SM P 1-2

7:00am

$1,999 cash/Medals

10

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

4

MM 35+ 1-3

7:00am

Merch/Medals

4

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

5

SM 3

7:00am

Merch/Medals

6

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

6

MM 35+3

7:00am

Merch/Medals

4

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

7

MM 45+ 1,2,3

7:00am

Merch/Medals

4

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

8

SW P 1-2

7:03am

$1,000 cash/Medals

6

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

9

SW 3

7:03am

Merch/Medals

4

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

10

SW 4

7:03am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

11

MW 35+

7:03am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

12

MW 45+

7:03am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

13

MW 55+

7:03am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

14

JR M 15-16 and 17-18

7:03am

Medals

3 each

$25

$30

$35

25

20km

15

JR W 15-16 and 17-18

7:03am

Medals

3 each

$25

$30

$35

25

20km

16

SM 4

7:05am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

75

20km

17

MM 35+ 4

7:05am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

18

MM 45+ 4

7:05am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

19

MM 55+

7:05am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

20

MM 65+

7:05am

Merch/Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

25

20km

21

SM 5 - 19-39

7:05am

Medals

3

$70

$75

$80

50

20km

   22 MM 5 40+ 7:05am Medals 3 $70 $75 $80 50 20km