Novice Tour of Manawatu

 

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Novice Tour

11th to 13th December 2015

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The Novice Tour of Manawatu is a tour for licensed under 13,15,17 & 19 riders and is recognized as a premier Two Day Cycle Tour.

It is a 4 stage tour held within the Manawatu region.

The stages for the 2015 Tour are as follows:

  • Prologue Friday Afternoon 11th Dec 2015
    • Registration 4:00pm to 5:00pm cnr Centennial Drive and Hardie St, Palmerston North
    • All riders to roll-out 10mins before their start time
    • Start order U13, U15 Girls, U15 Boys, U17 Girls, U17 Boys, U19 Women, U19 Men
    • First rider off at 6pm
    • Start times for all riders to be published once entries close.
  • Stage 1 Saturday 12th Dec 2015 - Hiwinui Loop Race, sign-on Colyton Hall, cnr Colyton Road and Taonui Road
    • Start order and times;
      • 8:30am U17 Girls
      • 8:35am U15 Boys
      • 8:40am U15 Girls
      • 8:45am U13 Boys and Girls
      • 9:30am U19 Men
      • 9:35am U17 Boys
      • 9:40am U19 Women
  • Stage 2 Saturday Afternoon Criterium, Linton Army Camp
    • Start order and times;
      • 1:30pm U13
      • 1:55pm U15 Girls
      • 2:25pm U15 Boys
      • 2:55pm U17 Girls
      • 3:35pm U17 Boys
      • 4:15pm U19 Women
      • 4:55pm U19 Men
  • Stage 3 Sunday 13th Dec 2015 - Valley Rd Circuit, sign-on Ashhurst School Hall, Ashhurst (Opposite Village Valley Centre)
    • Start order and times
      • 10:00am U19 Men
      • 10:05am U17 Boys
      • 10:10am U13's start up at cnr Forlong Road and Taonui Road
      • 10:10am U19 Women
      • 10:15am U17 Girls
      • 10:20am U15 Boys
      • 10:25am U15 Girls
  • Prizegiving Sunday 2:00pm Ashhurst School Hall

Prologue Startlists

U13 Boys & Girls

U13 Boys Girls NewU13 Boys Girls NewU13 Boys Girls New

 

U15 Girls

U15 GirlsU15 GirlsU15 Girls

 

U15 Boys

U15 Boys NewU15 Boys NewU15 Boys New

 

U17 Girls

U17 GirlsU17 GirlsU17 Girls

 

U17 Boys

U17 Boys NewU17 Boys NewU17 Boys New

 

U19 Women

U19 WomenU19 WomenU19 Women

 

U19 Men

U19 Men NewU19 Men NewU19 Men New

2015 Novice Tour Event Maps-

 

Friday 11th December Afternoon-

Prologue Map:

Prologue MapPrologue MapPrologue Map

 

Saturday 12th December Morning-

Stage 1 Hiwinui Loop:

Novice Tour Stage 1 Map NewNovice Tour Stage 1 Map NewNovice Tour Stage 1 Map New

 

 

Saturday 12th December Afternoon-

Stage 2 Linton Camp Criterium:

Stage 2 Criterium MapStage 2 Criterium MapStage 2 Criterium Map

 

Sunday 13th December Morning-

Stage 3 Valley Circuit:

Stage 3 u13 MapStage 3 u13 MapStage 3 u13 Map

 

Stage 3 u15 u19 MapStage 3 u15 u19 MapStage 3 u15 u19 Map

Rules

The race will be conducted under CNZ rules, in addition to the following:

  •                All appeals must be submitted to the Chief Judge in writing within 30 minutes of stage finish, with a fee of $50.
  •               Riders must carry their feeding requirements; there is no feeding zone.
  •               To be eligible for prize money, all stages must be completed.
  •                All service must be carried out on the left hand side of the road.
  •               Riders who deliberately break the road rules, will be warned/penalised/disqualified from the race at the discretion of the Commissaires.
  •               Restarts will be given to riders who puncture or have a major mechanical breakdown within the first 200m of the time trial. Time penalties will be given for false starts. Riders who puncture or have a mechanical after the first 200m will be credited with their own time or time of slowest rider who doesn’t have any mechanicals, whichever is fastest.
  •               No drafting by service vehicles will be permitted. Any rider being assisted up hills/back to the bunch will be disqualified. Any riders vehicles following in the race convoy will incur a time penalty against the rider.
  •              There will be no appeals regarding misdirection. Riders should know the course.
  •              No riders are to warm up on the Time Trial course. No time trial specific bikes are allowed. No clip-on or other aero bars are allowed. No disc wheels are allowed.
  •              In the event of a tie, the placing in the final stage will decide the overall placing (All classifications).
  •              Riders must finish within 20% of the winning time to begin the next stage.
  •              Riders may be asked for a gear check at any time. Maximum roll-out for under 13 and under 15 riders is 6.00 metres, under 17 is 7 meters and under 19 is 7.93 metres.
  •              Riders must be present at the prize giving after the race to collect their prizes. 
  •              The Commissaires shall decide upon matters not accounted for in these rules. 

Points and Time Bonuses

Time Bonuses are available at the finishes of Stage 1 and Stage 3 only. 

1st place = 5 sec

2nd place = 4 sec

3rd place = 3 sec

4th place = 2 sec

5th place = 1 sec

  • Sprint Ace Competition
  • Points for the sprint Ace classification:

    1st = 6 pts, 2nd = 4 pts, 3rd = 2 pts, 4th = 1 pt.

    Stage 1

     
           Under 13             1 sprint and finish
           Under 15         2 sprints and finish
           Under 17 plus under 19 women         3 sprints and finish
           Under 19 men         4 sprints and finish


    Stage 2

     
           Under 13        2 sprints and finish
           Under 15        2 sprints and finish
           Under 17 plus Under 19 women        3 sprints and finish
           Under 19 men        7 sprints and finish

     

     

    Stage 3

        
           Under 13         1 sprint and finish
           Under 15         2 sprints and finish
           Under 17 plus Under 19 women         4 sprints and finish
           Under 19 men         6 sprints and finish

  • King Queen of the Mountain Competition

    Points for the KoM / QoM classification:
    1st = 6 pts, 2nd = 4 pts, 3rd = 2 pts, 4th = 1 pt.


               Stage 1         Stage 3
           Under 13 Boys and Girls          1 KoM/QoM Sprint         1 KoM/QoM Sprint
           Under 15 Boys and Girls          2 KoM/QoM Sprint         2 KoM/QoM Sprints
           Under 17 Boys and Girls and Under 19 Women          3 KoM/QoM Sprints                4 KoM/QoM Sprints
           Under 19 Men          4 KoM/QoM Sprints         6 KoM/QoM Sprints



    Most Aggressive Rider

    Under 17 Boys and Girls and Under 19 Men and Womens Grades only.

    Selected by the Commissaires and awarded to the most combative rider.

    Cash prize.

     

2015 RESULTS

Friday 11th Dec

Provisional Prologue Results: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7umc8O1NEtKR3l5MmVncmw2eW8/view?usp=sharing

Saturday 12th Dec

Provisional Stage 1 & 2- Sprints & KOM Results: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7umc8O1NEtKUjlvQ2ZXcTAwUjA/view

Provisional Stage 1 & 2- General Classification: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7umc8O1NEtKS0tsczQwNFZzcnM/view

Sunday 13th Dec

Provisional Stage 1,2 & 3- Sprints & KOM Results:https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7umc8O1NEtKdFpOT0lBVGxxQXc/view

Provisional Stage 1,2 & 3- General Classification:https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7umc8O1NEtKaXFUX01NeE5PVUE/view

 

Individual Stage Results to follow...

 

2014  RESULTS

Click here for KOM/QOM and Sprint results 

Click here for under 13 B/G results per stage

 Click here for under 13 B/G results General Classification

 Click here for under 15 Boys results final General Classification

Click here for under 15 boys results per stage

Click here for under 15 Girls results final General Classification

Click here for under 15 Girls results per stage

Click here for under 17 Boys results final General Classification

Click here for under 17 Boys results per stage

Click here for under 17 Girls results per stage

Click here for under 17 Girls results final General Classification

Click here for under 19 Men results per stage 

Click here for under 19 Men results final General Classification

Click here for under 19 Women results final General Classification

Click here for under 19 Women results per stage

2013  RESULTS

Click here 

2012

Click here for Boys Stage 1 results

Click here for Boys Stage 2 results plus GC after stage 2

Click here for Boys Stage 3 results and Final GC results

Click here for Girls Final GC results and Stage 3 results

Click here for Girls Sprint & QOM after stage 3

Click here for Girls Stage 2 results plus GC after stage 2

Click here for Girls Stage 1 results plus GC after stage 1

Click here for Girls Sprint & QOM after stage 1

2011

Boys

all results

Girls

all results

 

Previous winners

Click here for a full list of previous winners.

2014

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2013

Novice Tour 2013Novice Tour 2013Novice Tour 2013


2012

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 ENTRIES CLOSED for Novice Tour 2015.

 

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The rates are valid for the weekend of the 10th - 15th December 2015

** All rates are for 1 or 2 people, extra person add $21.00 room

Novice Tour Sponsors

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