…antigravity cycling presents…

Mount Whitney Stage Race

Lone Pine, CA – one BIG BAD mountain each day!

August 10-11, 2013 64 miles, 13,100’ climbing

EVEN BIGGER PRIZE LIST THIS YEAR!!!

Stage 1 34 miles 7300’ of climbing

Stage 2 30 miles 5800’ of climbing

 

 

Stage 1 Check In 6:00AM – 7:30AM Saturday 8/10 at Lone Pine Park at the North end of Lone Pine, CA on US395. ONE Aid Station with water, HEED, E Caps, Clif bars, bananas, etc. Bottle handups at Aid Station and SAG on the course both days. Course has a rolling warmup lap along Tuttle Creek, Lubken Canyon, then climbs to the 10,000 foot high Horseshoe Meadows summit finish. The Race Director’s favorite climb!

Stage 2 Check In 6:30 – 7:30AM Sunday 8/11 at Lone Pine Park again. Course has two rolling warmup laps along Tuttle Creek, Lubken Canyon, and Horseshoe Meadows before making the epic climb to the Whitney Portal summit finish. ONE Aid Station, then food and drinks at the summit Finish.

Do this race self-supported! Not a USAC racer? Enter Cat 5 (Cat 4 for Women!) (one day license is $10/day) Held under USA Cycling event permit 2013-123. Permitted by Inyo County Dept. of Roads.

You must finish Stage 1 to start Stage 2. Helmets must be worn whenever riding! (USAC rules)

Stage 1 results posted at the Stage 2 Check-in, and posted online overnight. You must sign in both days.

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Register online at https://bikereg.com/17858 (Includes $3/day USAC insurance) BikeReg adds a fee for the transaction…SCNCA $1 fee included…$10 added to registration fee for day-of-event registration

 

Category Start Times (both days) Prize Value Places Field Limit Registration Fee

Pro/1/2/3 8:00 $500 6 100 $81

Men 35+ 8:05 $250 6 75 $81

Men 45+ 8:10 $250 6 75 $81

Men 4 8:15 $250 6 75 $81

Women1-4/40+ 8:20 $250(combined) 6 75 $81

All Juniors 8:20 75 $31

Men 55+/60+/65+ 8:25 $250(combined) 6 75 $81

Men 5 8:30 50 $81

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 Start: 36.604 N…118.075 W

 

From Los Angeles, Orange County:

I-5 North to CA 14 to US 395. This puts you just outside of Ridgecrest, and the Subway at the Shell Station in Pearsonville. Continue North another 60 miles to Lone Pine. Lone Pine Park, a.k.a. Russell Spainhower Park, is on the left at the North end of town adjacent to the Shell station.

 

From San Bernardino, San Diego:

I-15 North to US395 North. Continue North through Johannesburg and Pearsonville to Lone Pine. After you go through town, turn right on CA168. Lone Pine Park, a.k.a. Russell Spainhower Park, is on the left at the North end of town adjacent to the Shell station.

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, Bishop, Big Pine and Independence to Lone Pine. Lone Pine Park, a.k.a. Russell Spainhower Park, is on the right at the North end of town adjacent to the Shell station.

 

 

WE RACE RAIN OR SHINE! OR SNOW! OR WIND! Sorry, but no refunds!

 

Join us for the **famous** Fabulous Free Pasta Feast Saturday afternoon at the awesome Delacour Ranch on Horseshoe Meadows Rd. Pasta, burgers, salad, bread, drinks, and all of your cool friends will be there!

 

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%. 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. At the end of Stage 2, I refund your entry! AntiGravityCycling@gmail.com Come race for free!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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