Stage information for “Gruzis acī” 2017 1st stage

Race location:
In sport facility’s “Riekstukalns” teritory near “Mežkalns” – http://ejuz.lv/2017gruzis1posms (Follow signs which lead to “Mežkalns” but not to “Riekstukalns”)

Race day plan:

10:00 Opened registration
11:00 Closed registration for groups: Juniors 15, Juniors 17
11:30 Start for groups: Juniors 15, Juniors 17
12:30 Closed registration for rest of the groups
13:00 Start for rest of the groups
~15:30 Award ceremony for all groups

Attention changes in Youth 15, Youth 17 finishing order – same principal as in adults competition:

In adults competition after Men Elite leader finishes race, start is closed and participants from Elite and all the other groups can not start a new lap – all riders finishes their started lap and are ranked by finished lap count and time, regardless if they managed to finish  specified lap count for their group.

In Youth 15, Youth 17 competition after Men Youth 17 leader finishes race, start is closed and participants from Youth 15 and Youth 17 groups can not start a new lap – all riders finishes their started lap and are ranked by finished lap count and time, regardless if they managed to finish  specified lap count for their group.

“Gruzis acī” 1st stage schema

Track schema for XCO “Gruzis acī” 1st Stage Baldone, Riekstukalns, Latvia
 
GPS: https://www.endomondo.com/routes/921407747
 
Updated 12.05.2017
 
Lap count for all groups:
Men:
Juniors 15 (from 12 – 14 years) – 2 shortened laps
Juniors 17 (from 15 – 16 years) – 3 shortened laps
Juniors 19 (from 17 – 18 years) – 4 laps
Juniors 23 (from 19 – 22 years) – 5 laps
Experts (from 23 – 34 years) – 5 laps
Elite (from 19 years) – 6 laps
Masters (from 35 – 44 years) – 5 laps
Seniors (from 45 – 54 years) – 4 laps
Veterans (from 55 years) – 3 laps
 
Women:
Juniors 15 (from 12 – 14 years) – 1 shortened laps*
Juniors 17 (from 15 – 16 years) – 2 shortened laps*
Juniors 19 (from 17 – 18 years) – 3 laps
Juniors 23 (from 19 – 22 years) – 4 laps
Experts (from 23 – 34 years) – 4 laps
Elite (from 19 years) – 5 laps
Masters (from 35 – 44 years) – 4 laps
Seniors (from 45 – 54 years) – 3 laps
Veterans (from 55 years) – 2 laps
 
 

Gruzis acī XCO 2017 calendar

Gruzis acī 2017 calendar is here!

Mark three important dates in your 2017 calendar:
1. stage – 14. May Baldone, Latvia
2. stage – 20. August Priekuļi, Latvia
3. stage – 24. September “Zilie kalni”, Ikšķile, Latvia

Race venues will be announced later.