3 - 5 June 2022, Invercargill
SIT Zero Fees Velodrome
Entries are open - click here
to enter now. Entries will close midnight Thursday 26 May.
to view the Event Manual for Round #1.
*Please note this is provisional until entries have closed.
Due to the objectives of the event the timing, racing and other aspects of the programme are likely to change as the event progresses. Expect a large degree of fluidity and adjustment to ensure you are benefiting to your potential. The programme has been designed series to offer endurance riders the opportunity to develop bunch skills and tactical and technical awareness, and for sprint riders to develop tactical and technical awareness.
QUALIFYING START LISTS - PROVISIONAL
Click here for Sprint Qualifying - TBC
Click here for Endurance Heats - TBC
TEAM EVENT REGISTRATION PROCESS
You can choose your own pairings/teams for the Madison, Team Pursuit and Team Sprint. Your teams must be filled in on the link below OR on the whiteboard at the start of the session they will be raced in.
*The mixed Madison will be one female and one male pairings. Males will be required to ride the same gear as the females.
Please get in touch with us if you don’t have a team and we will help organise one for you, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or talk to the Event Staff or Race Manager at the start of the event.
PROVISIONAL SCHEDULE - TBC
Please ensure you are at the SIT Zero Fees Velodrome, ready to go for on and off the track, by 3.00pm on Friday.
Each round to offer Endurance and Sprint options. Riders can choose to enter one of these options (this is chosen when entering).
Endurance option will include (but not limited to)
• Points, Scratch, Tempo, Elimination, Madison, Omnium, Team Pursuit
Sprint option will include (but not limited to)
• Derby, Keirin, Sprints, Team Sprint
Depending on numbers, a seeding race will take place in session one and will determine ‘A’ and ‘B’ streams.
The intent is that a rider will ride all events in their chosen option.
RESULTS AND PRIZES
Events will be run as ‘Omnium style’. Riders will be awarded points for placings in each event. Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall in both Endurance and Sprint in each round. Prizes will also be given out to the riders who show they are 'Living the Values' of the series.
Final places from each round will also be allocated points towards the overall series results where National Track Series Champions will be awarded at the conclusion of Round Three.
Each round will have a number of workshops designed to offer relevant and practicable educational, coaching and tactical/technical advice. These are included in the entry fee and all riders are encouraged to attend. More details in the final programme.
The events will run under the general principles of Cycling New Zealand Road and Track
and UCI rules with some specific modifications to suit the intent of the racing including the following:
No disc wheels for all.
All wheels will have a minimum of 16 spokes, with a rim depth not exceeding 50mm.
Men's Endurance = 94 = 49 x 14 (94.5) or 7.4m
Women's Endurance = 92 = 48 x 14 (92.6) or 7.3m
Sprint = 98 = 51 x 14 (98.4) or 7.7m
*These gears above provide the best combinations to achieve the right gear in inches. Note these gears are maximums, you may choose a lower gear that better suits your current development maturity.