3 & 6 Hours of Loyston Point 9/29/2018

Course Information:

The course will be approximately 12 miles in total distance at the Loyston Point Mountain Bike Trails, located on the shores of beautiful Norris Lake.  The race course will utilize the Mill Creek and Loyston Loop trails, which are well known for their well draining soil.  The route is fast, flowing and about as much fun as you can have on a Mountain Bike!  The start/finish area will be staged in the main parking lot for the Loyston Point MTB trails.  Strava route – HERE  or map – HERE

Loyston Point Trails – 730 Loyston Point Rd, Andersonville, TN 37705

Click HERE for a map and directions.

Parking in the MTB parking lot will be limited, so please plan to drop your supplies near the start/finish area and park elsewhere in the park (please do not block the boat ramp).

Categories:

  • 3-Hour Male Open
  • 3-Hour Male 40+
  • 3-Hour Female Open
  • 3-Hour Female 40+
  • 3-Hour Clydesdale 200+ lbs
  • 6-Hour Duo Male
  • 6-Hour Duo Female 
  • 6-Hour Duo (Co-ed) 
  • 6-Hour Duo JR – 15 & Under
  • 6-Hour Solo Male Open
  • 6-Hour Solo Male 40+
  • 6-Hour Solo Female Open
  • 6-Hour Solo Singlespeed

Registration:

Duo 6-hour = $100

Duo JR – 15 & Under 6-hour = $60

Solo 6-hour = $55

3-hour = $45

Online Registration – Closes 9/28/18 @ 9:00 pm:    Click here to register
NO Race-Day Registration allowed (TVA – the land manager will not allow it, so don’t try!) – Race is capped at 200 racers.

After race meal will be provided to all racers (included in race fee).  Meal TBD.  Additional meals are available for purchase when registering for race.  All additional meals MUST be purchased before the event (TVA – the land manager will not allow any payment on site).  Additional meals – $10/meal.

Schedule:

Saturday 9/29/18:

  • 8:30 am – Onsite check-in opens for 6-hour racers
  • 9:50 am – Mandatory racer’s meeting for all 6-hour participants
  • 10:00 am – Race start for 6-hour racers
  • 12:00 pm – Onsite check-in opens for 3-hour racers
  • 12:50 pm – Mandatory racer’s meeting for all 3-hour participants
  • 1:00 pm – Race start for 3-hour racers
  • 4:00 pm – Race ends for 3 and 6 hour racers – riders must complete last lap by this time for it to count
  • 4:15 pm – Podium Presentations

Camping Details:

Beautiful lake front camping on Norris Lake is available literally steps from the start/finish area at the Loyston Point Campground – Click HERE

Additional Endurance Race Info/Rules:

  1. These races are not USAC sanctioned so no licenses are required.
  2. All the 6-Hour races will be a mass start at 10:00 am and the 3-Hour races will follow with a mass start at 1 pm.  All racers must complete their last lap within six/three hours respectively.  No bonus laps!
  3. All Duo team racers must make hand-offs in the designated transition area.  The only exception is if a rider has a medical or mechanical emergency on the trail; if this is the case, the waiting rider must notify a race official before the on-course transition can happen.
  4. For Duo teams, each racer must complete a minimum of 1 lap to be scored.
  5. All racers must set-up tents and park cars in designated areas only.
  6. Winners must collect payout and/or prizes on race day.  The promoter will not mail awards to racers.
  7. No Refunds will be given unless an event is completely canceled.  

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