Twilight Series

The Concept

The Concept is simple, a short and sharp weekly event for people of all ages and ability to go out and ride their mountain bike. A mix of grades to match abilities and fitness and enjoy riding with your mates. A small presentation at the last ride of the series awarding place getters in each series.

The series will be held on a Thursday evening, with racing starting at 6pm and finished up by 7.30pm.

Series 1

  • Thursday, 21 November: Playground Loop – anti clockwise
  • Thursday, 28 November: Green Army/Gorilla Loop
  • Thursday, 5 December: Bakers Gully Loop
  • Thursday, 12 December: Rotary Pines Loop – followed by Christmas Break Up

Series 2

  • Thursday, 20 February: Rotary Pines Loop
  • Thursday, 27 February: Playground Loop – clockwise
  • Thursday, 5 March: Green Army/Gorilla Loop
  • Thursday, 12 March: Bakers Gully Loop

Series Points

Use MTBA guidelines for series points scoring system.

Entry Costs

  • Seniors $10 per round; or $30 for series
  • Juniors Free

All entries will require a MTBA race licence (day licence will be available, but will cost $36 per night for adults and $22 for juniors; ACC annual membership is $160?)

Race Categories

A/B grade (45 minutes)

C/D grade (30 minutes)

Juniors to enter in appropriate grade for the night; no special course will grade will be provided

Race Schedule

  • 1730 – Set up course and registration desk
  • 1800 – C/D grade start
  • 1830 – C/D grade finish
  • 1840 – A/B grade start
  • 1925 – A/B grade finish

ALPINE CYCLING CLUB MEMBERSHIP:

 

The Alpine Cycling Cluyb is planning on running/contributing significantly to 11 mountain bike events over the next 12 months (not to mention road too), the Inverted Enduro, 8x Twilight Series, Bright 3hr & the Alfred 6hr. There are other events that could also come onto the calendar, such as a Gravity Enduro (tbc). There is value in your membership if you’re interested in riding in these events – the plan is to make them fun, social and bring our members together for some friendly banter, story telling and good times!

 

To become a member visit: www.mtba.org.au and select Alpine Cycling Club as your local club. There is also the option of a free two month trial membership if you haven’t been a member in the past.