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This event occurs Daily
- Sat October 19, 2019
- Sun October 20, 2019
Johnson Bentley Aquatic Centre
3737 Old Okanagan Hwy,West Kelowna, BC, ,VIEW MAP
Founded by Catharine Pendrel in 2010, BC Interior Cyclocross is the only BC cyclocross series outside the Lower Mainland with races in some of BC’s most beautiful cities and towns. We’re grassroots, fun-focused, and don’t take ourselves too seriously, though we encourage our racers to give their all!
All races are $25 for Cycling BC licence holders. Don’t have a licence yet? Get yours at cyclingbc.net. You need at least a Provincial Ride license. Day licences can also be purchased for $10.
Be sure to read and commit to memory the Rider Guidelines… there’ll be a test later! Seriously though, it will answer all your questions about categories, bike requirements and more.
Race Day Schedule
|10am||Morning Race (45 minutes + 1 lap)
Novices, Single Speed, U13/15/17s, Intermediate/Masters Women
|11am||FREE Kids Race!|
|12pm||Afternoon Race (60 minutes + 1 lap)
Elites, U19s, Intermediate/Masters Men
Race times can vary due to unforeseen delays, course conditions, etc. Race organizers will strive to make these changes known with as much notice as possible.
What are the different race categories?
Elite/U19 (Junior Elite): You’ve done this before. You’re racing a cyclocross bike with <33mm wide CX tires. You race A group (cat 1-3) road or expert/elite MTB.
Masters: You’ve done this before. You’re racing a cyclocross bike with <33mm wide CX tires. You’re 40+ years old.
Intermediate: You’ve done this before. You’re racing a cyclocross bike. You race B group (cat 1/2) road or sport/intermediate MTB.
U13/U15/U17: You’re a young little gaffer. You’re racing on a cyclocross bike or mountain bike.
Novice: You are new to cyclocross or you wish to race on a mountain bike.
Single-Speed: You think that multiple gears are cheating and only need one to kick ass.