Track Reminders

No track this Sunday

Due to Novice tour this weekend there is no track or road bikes on track racing on Sunday 4th December. We encourage you to ride or support the Novice Tour instead.

 

Track Carnival

Don't forget our track carnival on the 11th of December at 1pm! 

 

WCNI Nationals Selection

If you haven't expressed your interest yet please do so. More information here.

 

WCNI Track Nationals Interest Form

WCNI are asking for riders interested in riding Elite/U19 and/or AgeGroup national track championships for WCNI to express interest, so that the selectors know who they are keeping an eye out for.

WCNI Track nationals interest form can be viewed & downloaded HERE.

After following the above link you can download the word document by clicking on the download icon in the top right hand corner of the google document. Once downloaded you should be able to edit the document with your details and desired events, save it and email the document to Kim Andersen, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Track nationals and WCNI track event dates and locations (Feilding, Levin, Wanganui and WCNI Championships) can be found on our BikeManawatu Track Programme here.

If you are new to this whole track cycling scene and don't really know what's happening or what is required to get to track nationals feel free to talk to any of us more experienced trackies over at Feilding or for specific WCNI questions contact Kim Andersen.

 

 

WCNI Track Carnival Information

Notices for the WCNI Track Carnival

Sunday 11th December 2016

Johnston Park, Feilding.

Times

11:44              Registration opens UPSTAIRS IN THE CLUB ROOMS

12:00             Track open for warm up

12:30             Registration Closes

12:50              Officials briefing in track centre

12:55              Riders clear track

13:00              Race briefing, racing starts, sausages for sale

After racing    Prizegiving , cash and spot prizes awarded here

 

Location – Johnston Park, Feilding.

Parking – The top Rugby ground beside the track will be open for you to park on. This is the closest parking.

Registration – Is in the club rooms. These are upstairs behind the big grandstand. Come see the team at registration between 11:45 and 12:30pm to receive your number, sign the wavier form (if you haven’t already), pay $5.00.

Racing Programme can be viewed here.

LIVE Results, click here (link will be available closer to the time) to see the results come up as they happen, or afterwards.

Prizegiving will be held straight after the last race. Make sure you are there to receive your prize money and spot prizes.

Food & Drink We will have sausages in bread and drinks for sale so bring some coins to full your belly and support our local riders.

Rules UCI and CyclingNZ track racing rules and apply and will be enforced by our Commissaries. Riders are to ride in their 2017 LICENCE CATEGORY to assist WCNI selectors thinking towards nationals.

Maximum Rollout – U15 6.00m, U17 7.00m.

Sponsors – We are very fortunate to have a team of people backing track cycling in our region. Please take your time to take note of our supporters on the sponsors board at the track on Sunday, including AEC engineering and Laser Plumbing.

Notable riders – It is no secret that BikeManawatu has some of the top track riders in NZ. Come and find out how they do it.

Volunteers – We have many people helping out, we are very grateful to these people so please give them the upmost respect.

Cancellation – If the weather restricts us from racing on Sunday a call will be made and posted on the ‘BikeManawatu Track Cycling’ Facebook group and the BikeManawatu Facebook page.

Questions – Contact Kate Stewart, 0278139922, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

WCNI Track Programme: 11 December '16

 Click on the image below to view and download the programme for the WCNI Track Cycling Carnival, hosted by BikeManawatu on 11 December 2016.

More information can also be found here.

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Track Racing 13 Nov '16

BIKE MANAWATU Track meeting

SUNDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2016

Venue: Johnston Park Feilding

ROAD BIKES:      Warm up 1:15pm, racing 1:30pm sharp to 2:30pm

TRACK BIKES:     Warm up 2:30pm, first Race 3:00pm sharp

Track bike programme                                                    H/C = Handicap Race

  1. U15 Grade – 5 lap race on whistle (2 bunches)
    1. A Grade
    2. B Grade
  2. U17 Grade – 4 lap H/C
  3. Masters Grade – 4 Lap H/C
  4. A & B Grade – 5 lap H/C
  5. All Grades – 1 lap Scratch races. Order, U15 Girls, U15 B Grade, U15 A Grade, Masters, U17’s, Women, senior men (no more than 6 riders per race)
  6. U15 B Grade – 3 lap H/C
  7. U15 A Grade – 4 lap H/C
  8. U17 Grade – 6 Lap H/C
  9. Masters Grade – 6 lap H/C
  10. A & B Grade – 7 lap points race
  11. Women’s Grade – 7 lap points
  12. U15B Grade – 7 Lap H/C
  13. U15 A Grade - 10 lap H/C
  14. U17 Grade – 10 lap H/C
  15.  Masters Grade – 7 lap H/C
  16.  A & B Grade – 15 lap H/C

 

TRACK OFFICALS:

Race Manager: Ian Gray

Commissaire/s: Graeme Eaton, Wayne Fenn

Finish line duties: Peter Cuff, Bernie Richmond, Dave Hoskin (Lap board), Suzanne Winterburn

Starter: Simon Irvine

Handicapper: Ian Gray

First Aid: Dave Hoskin / Rob Gardner

Whip (calling next race and gate control): Mark Tuck

Bike checks: Brent Zimmerman

Race Manager for Road bikes: Joe Caldwell and Aaron Claasen

Next meeting (20th November) we will have the 2nd round of the 1 lap TT competition. There is $250 sponsorship for this competition over the season. Only the riders who rode the first round on 24 October will be eligible for prizemoney. The aim of the competition is to be the rider in your grade that beats its original time by the biggest margin over the season.