…AntiGravity Cycling Presents…
Death Valley Road Omnium
August 2, 2014 30 miles 8200’ climbing
ONE DAY, Two Stages in Big Pine, CA
WE RACE RAIN OR SHINE! WIND OR SNOW!! Sorry, but No Refunds!
Stage 1 14 miles 3700’ of climbing
Stage 2 16 miles 4500’ of climbing
One day (Men5, Women4 ONLY) or annual USAC license available at registration
Stage 1 Sign-In 6:00 – 6:50AM Saturday junction of CA168 and Death Valley Rd, East of US395 in Big Pine, CA. Climb Death Valley Rd. 14 miles to summit Finish
THREE Aid Stations with water, HEED, ECaps, Clif bars, etc. Bottle handups. Self-support, so carry tube and CO2/pump. Food and drinks at the finish both days.
Stage 2 Saturday at the East end of the paved part of Death Valley Rd. It is an easy ride from the Finish to the Stage 2 Start. Race back 16 miles to the same summit Finish. Results and awards at the Stage 2 Finish line.
Do this race self-supported! Not a USAC racer? Enter Cat 5 (Cat 4 for Women), buy a one day license and ride! Held under USA Cycling event permit 2014-2725, and permitted by Inyo County.
You must finish Stage 1 to start Stage 2. Helmets must be worn whenever riding! (USAC rules apply)
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Register online at https://bikereg.com/xxxxx Online registration closes midnight, Thursday, 7/31/2014.
(Reg fee includes $3 USAC insurance fee) Day of event registration fee adds $10.
Stage 1 Stage 2
Category Start Times Start Times Prize Value Places Field Limit Registration Fee
Pro/1/2/3 7:00 10:00 $100 4 75 $50
Men 35+ 7:03 10:03 $ 60 3 75 $50
Men 45+ 7:06 10:06 $ 60 3 75 $50
Men 4 7:09 10:09 $ 60 3 75 $50
Women1-4/40+ 7:12 10:12 $100(combined) 4 50 $50
All Juniors 7:15 10:15 75 $20
Men 55+/60+/65+ 7:18 10:18 $ 60(combined) 3 75 $50
Men 5 8:21 10:21 50 $50
Categories that start at the same time (and Junior age groups) race together, but are scored separately
Fields with less than TWELVE riders will be combined!
Directions to Stage 1 Start: 37.185 North…118.253 West
From Los Angeles, Orange County:
I-5 North to CA14 North to US395 North. This puts you just outside of Ridgecrest, and the Subway at the Shell Station in Pearsonville. Continue North through Lone Pine and Independence to Big Pine. After you go through town, turn right on CA168. There is a campground right on the corner of US395 and CA168, a huge US flag, signs to the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, and “THE” Big Pine. Start line is 2.4 miles down CA168, at the corner of Death Valley Road. NO PARKING on CA168, but you may park anywhere along Death Valley Road.
From San Bernardino, San Diego:
I-15 North to US395 North. Continue North through Johannesburg, Pearsonville, Lone Pine and Independence to Big Pine. After you go through town, turn right on CA168. There is a campground right on the corner of US395 and CA168, a huge US flag, signs to the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, and “THE” Big Pine. Start line is 2.4 miles down CA168, at the corner of Death Valley Road. NO PARKING on CA168, but you may park anywhere along Death Valley Road.
From San Francisco, Oakland:
I-580 East to I-205 East to I-5 East to CA120 East to CA108 East to US395 South through Bridgeport and Bishop to Big Pine. As you approach Big Pine, the speed limit is reduced. Look for the campground, huge US flag, and “THE” Big Pine at the left turn onto CA168. If you get to motels and gas stations, you have gone too far! Start line is 2.4 miles down CA168, at the corner of Death Valley Road. NO PARKING on CA168, but you may park anywhere along Death Valley Road.
From Stage 1 Start to Stage 2 Start:
Just drive 14 miles East on Death Valley Rd (to the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Finish), and keep going for another 16 miles. The Stage 2 Start is at the end of the pavement on Death Valley Rd.
WE RACE RAIN OR SHINE! OR SNOW! OR WIND! Sorry, but no refunds!
JUNIORS – RACE FOR FREE! We love to support Junior racing by returning race entry fees to Juniors! How it works: Your parent, teammate, sibling, etc. helps us out at the race, and we will refund your entry 100% at the end of the race. Just register online at BikeReg.com (easiest way to get you on the roster and make sure all of your USAC info is correct), and drop me a line to let me know you are bringing somebody. Come race for free! AntiGravityCycling@gmail.com