Singapore Mountain Bike Carnival 2015 – the Nationals 1

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the Marathon – photo by SingaporeMTB.com – Shaf Jaya

Event Details

The 9th edition of the Singapore Mountain Bike Carnival will co-host the OCBC Singapore National Mountain Bike Championship 2015. Bringing the glory of the the Nationals to Lor Asrama, Singapore. the current hosting venue for the Carnival.

Unlike our usual Carnival, we will be introducing variations to our race category for 2015. On top of a 6-HOURS mountain biking marathon event, the cross country olympic format (XCO) and National Downhills events is added into the mix of event options.

After years of absent, we will be reintroducing the Youth 1 lapper race into the Carnival, while bikes and gears demo carnival will continue to offer spectators and supporting riders the chance to sample the newest offering from the industry.

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As part of Singapore Golden Jubilee Celebration, we are offering celebratory pricing for registration fees till National Day!

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Date

6th Sept 2015, Sunday (6AM – 5PM)

 

 

 

Venue

Lor Asrama, Singapore

 

Getting there

The venue is off Mandai Road in northern Singapore

http://gothere.sg/maps#q:lor%20asrama

 

Participant Parking

Participant may park at ‘Track 15’, off Mandai Zoo Road

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Event Partners

Presenting Partner
Singapore Nationals
Event Energizing Partner Event Neutral Services
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Partners:
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Event Media :
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Event OrganiserEvent Bike PortalSingapore Nationals
Sanctioning Body
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Race Course

Cross Country Olympic Format (XCO) and Marathon Course

Race Map

race course subject to changes.

21st July 2015 – we are actively sourcing for more singletrack options for the route and further revision expected for a better experience

26th July 2015 – 3 additional singletrack zone in addition to our popular Hill265 and Foxhole run, that’s a good 50% of the race course!

XCO and Marathon Route – approx 6KM (we hear you. It’s updated!)

 

Course Profile

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Downhill Championship Course

note: due to the nature of the venue, course profile for the Downhill Championship will only be available 24hrs before the event, it will be located at the Fox Hole Run at an approximate course length of 400metres. 

 

Event Category

Mountain Biking Cross Country (Singapore National Championship Category)

CategoryLaps
Men’s Open/Elite (19yrs and above)4
Women’s Open/Elite (17yrs and above)3
Men’s Masters (35-44yrs)3
Men’s Super Masters (45yrs and above)3
Men’s Juniors (17-18yrs)3
Youth (16yrs and below)1
Fat Bikes (3in width tires and above)2
Cyclocross Open2

Notes:

  • Any category with less than 5 participants may be combined with other categories at the organiser’s discretion.
  • Participant age is determined by the following : current year  minus birth year, eg 2015-2001 = 14 years
  • Lap count for Cross country subjected to changes
  • Championship categories will crown the 1st Singaporean Citizen across the line as National Champion for 2015. Non Singaporean Citizen are still allowed to race for race categories podium
  • Fat Bikes and Cyclocross Open will not be part of the Championship category.
  • Riders may be asked to stop racing (counted as Lap down) so not to affect the race schedule ahead

 

 

Mountain Biking Downhill  (Singapore National Championship Category)

Men’s Open/Elite (19yrs and above)
Women’s Open/Elite (17yrs and above)
Men’s Masters (35-44yrs)
Men’s Super Masters (45yrs and above)
Men’s Juniors (17-18yrs)
Youth (16yrs and below)

Notes:

  • Any category with less than 5 participants may be combined with other categories at the organiser’s discretion.
  • Participant age is determined by the following : current year  minus birth year, eg 2015-2001 = 14 years
  • Championship categories that will crown the 1st Singaporean Citizen across the line as National Champion for 2015. Non Singaporean Citizen are still allowed to race for race categories podium

 

 

 

Carnival 6-hrs Marathon event (non-Championship Category)

Men’s SOLO (Individual)
Women’s SOLO (Individual)
Men’s DUO (Team of 2 in relay)
Mixed DUO (Team of 2 in relay with one male and one female participant)
Men’s QUAD (Team of 4 in relay)
Mixed QUAD (Team of 4 in relay with at least one participant of the opposite gender)

The following sub race be ranked :

  • 6-HRS Marathon Ranking – for long rides junkies, race 6-hrs in team of two take the challenge SOLO, and clock as many laps as you can, where riders/team with the most lap wins

Notes:

  • Any category with less than 5 SOLO / TEAM participants will either not start or will be combined with other categories at the organiser’s discretion.
  • All participants must be 13 years and above (current year  minus birth year, eg 2015-2001 = 14 years)

 

 

 

Event Schedule

5th Sept 2015, Saturday

Race Kit Collection

Time : 10AM – 1PM

Venue :

XTREME RATED Singapore

33 Ubi Ave 3 ,#01-31/32 , Vertex ,

Singapore 408868.

Proxy form for Race Kit Collection : PDF

 

6th Sept 2015, Sunday

6:30 AM    Race Secretariat Opens (limited Kit Collections slots)

8:00 AM    Cross Country Championship (XCO) Start of Race (all categories in wave start)

08:00 Mens Open

08:01 Mens Masters

08:02 Juniors / Mens Super Masters

08:03 Womens Open / Youth / Fatbikes

8:05 AM  6-hours Marathon – Start of Race (all categories)

9:00 AM    Outdoor Demo (Pit area and surrounding)

11:00 AM  Downhill Championship Free Practice

13:00 PM  Downhill Championship Timed Run 

14:05 PM   6-hours Marathon – Last Rider off the Start/Finish Point

14:30 PM  Downhill Championship Final Run

15:45 PM  Prize Presentation

 

 

 

 

Outdoor Demo

Ever dream of trying out the latest offering from the industry?

we have a mini outdoor demo section where one can field test the products at the race site.

for the adventurous, you may race a lap with it as well!

We will be offering additional raffle tickets for the lucky draw via outdoor demo as well. i.e.

the more demo session you attempt, you get to multiply your chance in the lucky draw!

Participant Vendors

  • Sony Action Cam
  • Funn
  • Santa Cruz
  • Juliana
  • Specialized
  • Intense Cycle

 

Gear Swap

Getting rid of your gears and extra pre-owned outdoor/bike equipment?

We will be allocating an area for riders who wish to swap their gears at the Carnival.

Bring your gears, allow them to go through another round of use!

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Swap Procedure / Guidelines :

  1. Bring along your gears/bikes/parts
  2. Grab a label from swap area, mark it with a price and contact number.
  3. Place the item on display. secure it with zip tie/rope if needed
  4. Hang around the event area and wait for a match!

* item placed at the trade zone is the responsibility of individual

* area strictly for personal use

 

 

Registration

How do I register?

Online Registration

(a) Only online registration is accepted. You can register online NOW.

(b) Payment made online is by way of credit card, bank transfer or by Singapore Dollar cheque only.

 


 

Cheque Payment

If you are paying by cheque, make sure you complete the online registration procedure and send a crossed cheque made payable to “Dirtraction Group Pte Ltd” to the following address :-

 

Dirtraction Group Pte Ltd

VBOX 889895
Singapore 919191

 


SGD  Bank Transfer

 

If you are paying by Singapore Dollar bank transfer

Bank transfer should be made to

Dirtraction Group Pte Ltd
DBS Bank
SGD Current Account 057-900011-7
Bank Code : 7171
Branch Code : 057

we will require you send us via email ONE of the following for payment confirmation

  • the scan copy of the banking slip with date/time clearly indicated
  • the transaction number, account number and date/time of transaction

Kindly put in your full name as the ‘Payer Name’, so we can monitor for your transaction.

Do note that all international bank transfer charges to be borne by the Payer.


 

 

What is the deadline for registration?
Registration deadline :

SG50 Early Bird – till 9th August 2015
Normal Registration Period – 10th August 2015 – 30th August 2015 with possible additional administrative fees

After the deadline, DirTraction will not be accepting any registration nor entertaining race day registration, unless otherwise notified on this page.
So, please do remember to register early!

 

Must I sign anything?

No Participant is allowed to participate in any of the events without prior agreement to the event exclusion of liability and indemnity statement.

By registering online, you will have to agree to the event exclusion of liability and indemnity statement.
All Participants who are below 18 years old, are required to print a copy of the event exclusion of liability and indemnity form and obtain the signature of their parents or guardians on the form. A signed hard copy will be required on the race kit collection/ race day.

Forms will also be available at the registration secretariat but it would make things administratively faster if you could submit a signed copy.

 

 

 

Rules and Regulations

 

Participant shall be deemed to have read and understood the rules and regulations upon registering for the race.

 

 

If you are physically unwell or unfit , we would advise you not to participate in our events.
If you have any medical conditions that we should be aware of, please write to us and we will inform our race director.
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Team Tentage & Advertising Materials

  • Team tentage should only be placed in the designated area.
  • Venue rules does not allow cooking.
  • Team Tentage should be strictly without commercial branding, event management retain the rights to invoice such parties.
  • Unauthorized distribution of promotional material paid or unpaid is not allowed.
  • Teams and riders are responsible for the cleanliness of the surrounding, please asked for waste bags from our crew.
  • NO Smoking within Team Pit Tentage area

 

 

Team Pit Tent Package

Basic need for Marathon/Enduro racers.
Team Pit Tentage allows riders to recharge, refill and rest at ease for the next lap ahead.
Kit with table and chair for logistics recovery and shelter from the element.
you couldn’t get more comfortable with these basic items.
Team Pit Tent Package includes the following :
  • 3m x 3m covered space
  • 1 x table
  • 2 x chairs

 

  • (all availability and tentage location are on 1st come 1st serve basis, pricing available on our registration site)
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Prizes and Event Entitlement

 

Cross Country Championship Category – top 3 placing medal

Downhill Champion Category – top 3 placing medal

Carnival 6-hours Marathon Category – top 3 placing prizes

What’s in the racer entitlement?

 

  • A bagful of rare offroad race experience
  • Event Goodie Bag (for the first 300 registered rider)
  • SpeedTag Official Timing and Scoring
  • Customised Photo listing from Pix4Rides

 

Prize / Goodie bag / Lucky Draw Pool 

  • GO Super 8 Enduro race entry and accommodation!
  • Sony ActionCam
  • Five Ten Shoes
  • Fox Racing Shoes and Gloves
  • Pipedream Frame
  • Funn Chainrings, Python Pedals, Funnduro Stem
  • Buff headgears
  • Goodies from Timbuk2
  • Spy Goggles

 

Event Results

Results available by category at Dirtraction’s Timing site

Event Photos

Checkout our event photo partner Pix4ride for user submitted shots.

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