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Vantage Cambridge 3 Day

Road & Track
17 December 2021 - 19 December 2021
Avantidrome, Cambridge

Cycling New Zealand

events@cyclingnewzealand.nz

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The Vantage Cambridge 3 Day track cycling carnival will be held at the Avantidrome in Cambridge from 17 - 19 December 2021 and features the Vantage Omnium and Madison Championships. 

New Zealand's top track cyclists will be lining up against our emerging future champions to race on the boards of the Avantidrome in Cambridge. The event also includes Para-cycling with the top Para cyclists from around the country racing on the national stage.

This is an exciting 3 days of the spectator friendly, bunch racing including Madisons, Omniums and Keirins!

Races for U17, U19, Para and Elite categories.

This event is proudly supported by Vantage Windows and Doors.

ENTRY INFORMATION 

Click here to enter now.

Individuals will be able to make their entry through the Cycling New Zealand online entry system. Entries for the Omnium & Madison National Championships will be subject to centre approval. Entries will close 5pm Wednesday 8 December.

Entry fees and categories: (age taken 31 December 2022)

Category Events Included Entry Fee
Elite Omnium National Championships $100
  Madison National Championships (Combined with U19) $30
  Elimination $30
  Scratch $30
  Standing 250m (Combined with U19) $30
  Sprint (Combined with U19) $30
  Keirin (Combined with U19) $30

 

Category Events Included Entry Fee

U19

Omnium National Championships $100
  Madison National Championships (Combined with Elite) $30
  Elimination $30
  Scratch $30
  Standing 250m (Combined with Elite) $30
  Sprint (Combined with Elite) $30
  Keirin (Combined with Elite) $30

 

Category Events Included Entry Fee

Para

Standing 250m $30
  Sprint $30
  Time Trial $30
  Individual Pursuit $30
  Team Sprint $30

 

Category Events Included Entry Fee

U17

Standing 250m  $20
  Scratch $20
  Sprint $20
  Mixed Madison $20
  Double tempo  $20
  Snowball points $20
  Elimination $20
  Keirin $20


Each person must enter the madison individually and can put their partners name when they enter. However partners can be confirmed at confirmation of starters on Thursday 16 December. 

Click here for Entry Terms & Conditions.

LICENSING

All riders, team managers and officials are required to hold a 2021 or 2022 Cycling New Zealand License. Riders will race in their 2022 category.
 

WITHDRAWAL/REFUNDS

In the event that a rider wishes to withdraw from the event they must do so in writing to events@cyclingnewzealand.nz. A refund will only be considered on presentation of a medical certification prior to 10 December. All refunds will incur a $20 admin fee.

EVENT PROGRAMME

Click here for the provisional event programme (published 27 September). Please note, this is subject to change after entries close.

 

EVENT MANUAL

Click here for the provisional event manual (published 21 October)

 

EVENT SCHEDULE

Thursday 16 December

4pm - 4.45pm: Confirmation of Starters (Centre Team Manager to confirm entries for riders)

5pm - 5.30pm: Team Manager's Meeting (Compulsory for Centre Team Manager or alternative representative to attend)

Friday 17 December

9am: Track open for warm up

10am: Session 1 Starts

4pm: Track open for warm up

5pm: Session 2 Starts

Saturday 18 December

9am: Track open for warm up

10am: Session 3 Starts

4pm: Track open for warm up

5pm: Session 4 Starts

Sunday 19 December

9am: Track open for warm up

10am: Session 5 Starts

 

TEAM MANAGERS AND OFFICIALS

Centres will be sent a list of riders and their contact details once entries close. Centre must appoint a Team Manager prior to the event.  The Team Manager must attend Confirmation of Starters and the Team Managers meeting, and distribute race numbers, accreditation and any key messages to their riders. 

All Centre officials/handlers must be registered by emailing events@cyclingnewzealand.nz in order to receive accreditation into the in-field. All team officials must have a 2021 or 2022 Cycling New Zealand Licence. Accreditation can be collected during Confirmation of Starters on Thursday afternoon.

Centres are limited to one Team Manager, one assistant Team Manager and one coach. They can also register one additional handler per five riders. 

 

RACE KIT

Omnium National Championships: Riders must wear their approved Centre Colours – skinsuit/jerseys and shorts. Shorts may display sponsors that are detailed on the rider’s racing licence. Members of a UCI international trade team or registered NZ registered trade team are permitted to wear their Team Shorts (only). A start may be refused for any incorrectly attired rider.

Madison National Championships: Both riders in each team must be in the same kit. This does not have to be a Centre kit, however a plain kit (or Centre or Club colours) is preferable. Teams must be clearly distinguished from other teams. Team kit/colours must confirmed along with the team composition at Confirmation of Starters on Thursday 16 December.

All other events - riders may wear kit of their own choice

If you have any queries over this matter, please contact: events@cyclingnewzealand.nz 

 

MADISON TEAMS

Riders can choose their own Madison pairings ahead of/at the competition. Teams can be centre teams or mixed centre teams. U17 only - The mixed Madison will be pairings of one female and one male rider. All Madison team pairings along with team kit/colour must be confirmed at Confirmation of Starters on Thursday 16 December. This is also when Madison race numbers will be allocated and distributed.

SPECTATORS

Tickets will be sold at each session from the ticketing desk on Level 2 of the Avantidrome. Eftpos will be available.

 

Session

Adult

Child (U16)

Friday PM

$10

$5

Saturday AM

$5

Free

Saturday PM

$10

$5

Sunday AM

$5

Free

Sunday PM

$10

$5

 

All session passes

$30 - Adult (save $10)

$10 - Children U16 (save $5)

Racing will be conducted under UCI regulations and Cycling New Zealand Road & Track racing rules

 

The UCI scale of penalties will apply. Any fines issued will be invoiced directly to the rider after the event.

Bicycles must conform with current UCI regulations.


A maximum gearing of 7.0m rollout applies to all U17 riders as per the Cycling New Zealand Road & Track racing rules. There will be a compulsory bike check and roll out (where applicable) prior to the start of each session.

 

RACE KIT

Omnium National Championships: Riders must wear their approved Centre Colours – skinsuit/jerseys and shorts. Shorts may display sponsors that are detailed on the rider’s racing licence. Members of a UCI international trade team or registered NZ registered trade team are permitted to wear their Team Shorts (only). A start may be refused for any incorrectly attired rider.

Madison National Championships: Both riders in each team must be in the same kit. This does not have to be a Centre kit, however a plain kit (or Centre or Club colours) is preferable. Teams must be clearly distinguished from other teams. Team kit/colours must confirmed along with the team composition at Confirmation of Starters on Thursday 16 December.

All other events - riders may wear kit of their own choice

Amber Garden Centre

A big thank you to Amber Garden Centre for providing beautiful natives in flax baskets which will be presented to the Omnium and Madison National Champions on the podium.

 

 

Onyx Cambridge

A big thank you to Onyx Cambridge for their support of this event.

 

Good Union

A big thank you to Good Union Cambridge for their support of this event.