Raccoon Mountain Road Race

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2X TBRA Points
 

April 17th, 2005
Chattanooga, TN.

Promoted by Scenic City Velo

 
USCF Permit #2005-601



Place: Raccoon Mountain Caverns and Campground, four miles from downtown Chattanooga. Parking and registration will take place at the campgrounds.

Directions: From Chattanooga, take I-24 West to exit 174.  Travel 1.4 miles on Hwy 41N. Turn left onto West Hills Drive, and travel 0.5 miles to the registration area.

Course: 27 mile loop with rolling terrain and one 2 mile stair step climb and one 1.25 mile climb at the end of the loop.  Gearing of 39x19 recommended. Course is open to traffic.

Accommodations: There are numerous hotels available near the race course. See the hotel listing on our website.  Camping and cabins are available at Raccoon Mountain Caverns for a small fee. Please call ahead for reservations at (423) 821-9403 or (800) 823-CAMP.

LAJORS: New for 2005 - We have been selected as a Lance Armstrong Junior Olympic Race Series (LAJORS) race.  Click here for more information on the LAJORS races.

 
Category Start Dist. Prizes
Men Pro/1/2 10:00 EST 81 miles $900 / 10 places
$100/3 Cat 2 bonus
Men 3 10:15 54 miles $350 / 6 places
Masters 30+ 10:30 54 miles $250 / 6 places
Masters 40+
Masters 50+
Masters 60+
10:45
10:45

10:45
54 miles
27 miles
27 miles
$250 / 6 places
$100 / 3 places
$50 / 2 places
Men 4 11:00 54 miles $250 / 6 places
Women 1/2/3 11:15 54 miles $700 / 8 places
$200/4 Cat 3 bonus
$100/3 35+ bonus
Category Start Dist. Prizes
Men 5
Under 30
2:00 27 miles Age group medals
(< 20, 20-29)
3 places deep
Men 5, 30-39 2:15 27 miles Medals 3 deep
Men 5, 40+ 2:30 27 miles Medals 3 deep
Women 4
Juniors 15-18
2:45
2:45
27 miles
27 miles
$300 / 6 places
$100 / 3 places
Juniors 10-14 2:45 12 miles  
 
 
Registration
  • Pre-registration will be available on Saturday night before the race at the Holiday Inn Express from 5:00pm - 9:00pm. (I-24 Exit 174. Phone # 423.424-0125)
  • Online registration is available at no additional surcharge from Register Online!
  • Race day registration begins at 8:00 a.m. EST and closes 30 minutes prior to each category start time.
  • Chattanooga is in the Eastern Time Zone.
Entry Fees
  • Juniors (18 and under) $5. All other races: $25
  • $5 late fee for day of race registration.
  • Entry fee includes insurance and TBRA surcharge.

Results

  The Fine Print
  • The promoter reserves the right to combine fields.
  • Field limit for each Cat 5 race is 50 riders; field limit for all other races is 100 riders.
  • The Masters 30+ and 40+ races are open to Category 1 - 4 riders only.  If you are a Masters rider and do not have a USCF license that reflects your appropriate category, you are encouraged to do so before the race.
  • All Junior riders will be subject to Junior gear restrictions (USCF Rule 1J6) and should be prepared for rollout before and/or after the race.
  • Radios will only be allowed in the Men's Pro/1/2, Women's 1/2/3, Masters 30+, and Masters 40+  races. ( USCF Rule 1K3)
  • Centerline Rule will be strictly enforced.
  • Races will be held rain or shine.
  • All non-licensed racers must purchase either a one-day USCF license for $10, or an annual license for $60 ( $25 for Juniors), and compete in the Category 5 or Cat 4 Women's race. You must be racing on an annual license (not a one day license) to earn category upgrade points.

Christian Motorcyclists Association
 
 
Don't miss the Dogwood Cycling Classic Criterium
in Knoxville on Saturday, April 16th!
Contact Scott Pegram at
knoxvelo1@yahoo.com

There will be a $125/3 Men Pro/1/2 and
 a $125/3 Women 1/2/3 bonus split between the
 top finishers who compete in both races.

Questions?
E-mail Race Director Bill Parsons at Webmaster@ScenicCityVelo.com
Register online with no additional surcharge at Register Online!

If you cannot register online, make checks payable to 'Scenic City Velo'.
Send entry form and 2005 USA Cycling Standard Athlete's Entry Blank and Release Form to:


Scenic City Velo    c/o RMRR     P.O. Box 4155     Chattanooga, TN. 37405 Race: 2005 Raccoon Mountain RR 

Name: ___________________________________ Racing Age: ___________ Gender: _____

Address: ___________________________________________________________________________

Category: ___________________ USCF License #: ___________________ Club: __________________________